UN nuclear chief defers issue of visit to Iran`s Parchin

The head of the UN nuclear watchdog today deferred the issue of a visit by inspectors to the Parchin military complex where Iran allegedly conducted research on atomic weapons.

Iran has 18,000 uranium centrifuges: Outgoing nuclear chief

Iran has installed 18,000 uranium-enrichment centrifuges, the country`s outgoing nuclear chief was quoted as saying by Iranian media on Saturday.

Iran nuke chief harshly criticises atomic agency

Iran`s nuclear chief warned that "terrorists and saboteurs" might have infiltrated the IAEA in an effort to derail his country`s atomic program.

Iran claims full control over making nuclear fuel

Enrichment worries the US because it can also be used in weapons production.

China`s nuclear chief under scanner for "grave" indiscipline

The head of China`s civilian and military nuclear programmes is under investigation for alleged corruption, the ruling Communist Party said here Wednesday.