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.

UN council renews battle against nuclear terrorism

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

`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.

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.

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.