India, Russia discuss disarmament, non-proliferation

India and Russia discussed a wide range of issues during the annual round of bilateral consultations on disarmament and non-proliferation held here, the External Affairs Ministry said on Monday.

Mar 27, 2017, 22:38 PM IST

US says India has shown sustained commitment to non-proliferation

India becoming a member of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) would strengthen international non-proliferation, the US said on Monday asserting that New Delhi has demonstrated a "sustained commitment to non-proliferation".

Jun 28, 2016, 02:46 AM IST
''India might not be able to defend itself from Pakistani missiles''

''India might not be able to defend itself from Pakistani missiles''

A nuclear expert from Moscow said despite heavy investments in developing anti-ballistic missile systems, India may not be able to defend itself from strikes by Pakistani missiles.

May 19, 2016, 12:20 PM IST

US slaps non-proliferation sanctions on 12 foreign companies

US has slapped non-proliferation sanctions against 12 foreign companies, including four from China, under an act that prohibits transferring of equipment and technology to Iran, North Korea and Syria.

Feb 12, 2013, 10:07 AM IST

US, Pak to hold meeting of working group on non-proliferation

Two senior US officials will travel to Pakistan to hold the meeting of a US-Pak working group on non-proliferation.

Dec 08, 2012, 11:04 AM IST

UN council renews battle against nuclear terrorism

The UNSC gave a 10-year extension to the UN non-proliferation committee.

Apr 21, 2011, 12:13 PM IST

Give non-proliferation pact teeth: Israel official

An Israeli official says the UN atomic watchdog should focus more on giving teeth to the nuclear non-proliferation treaty than on trying to get Israel to join.

May 06, 2010, 13:30 PM IST

Obama seeks concrete action on nuclear security

US President Barack Obama will urge nations to agree to steps to ensure nuclear-related material is safe and inaccessible to terrorists when he hosts an unprecedented international summit next week in Washington, advisers said.

Apr 10, 2010, 09:45 AM IST

Japan promotes nuke energy, non-proliferation

Nuclear energy should be promoted to fight global warming while ensuring non-proliferation through international efforts, Japan said on Friday.

Apr 09, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

Chile gives US weapon-type uranium: Report

With US President Barack Obama shifting his nuclear non-proliferation strategy to rogue states and terrorists, Chile has become an example of how small countries can play a big part in making the world safer.

Apr 08, 2010, 12:37 PM IST

Despite differences, US can work with China

Welcoming the decision of Chinese President Hu Jintao to attend the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington later this month, the White House said this shows that despite differences both the countries can work together.

Apr 02, 2010, 09:47 AM IST

US wants Indian assurance on non-proliferation

As top Indian and US officials
race to conclude negotiations on reprocessing of spent fuel,
the Obama Administration is insisting for an assurance from
India on nuclear non-proliferation.

Nov 16, 2009, 19:27 PM IST

`US taking many steps to stop spread of nuke weapons`

The Obama administration is taking a number of steps not only to stop the spread of nuclear weapons, but also to secure loose nuclear materials, the White House has said.

Nov 14, 2009, 12:08 PM IST

UAE to join nuclear safety conventions

In a bid to develop a peaceful atomic energy programme and maintain "highest standards" of non-proliferation efforts, the UAE has decided to join a number of additional international conventions related to nuclear safety.

Aug 01, 2009, 13:16 PM IST

N-deal step to partnership on non-proliferation: US

The Indo-US civilian nuclear
deal has opened up new pathways for partnership between the
two countries on non-proliferation issues globally, the White
House said today.

Jul 21, 2009, 18:11 PM IST