Ukraine army to respond if Russia tries to annex east: PM

Ukraine will respond with military action if Russia attempts to annex the country`s mainly Russian-speaking eastern regions, interim prime minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has said.

Pakistan follows IAEA safeguards for its atomic power plants: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said Pakistan is a committed nuclear non-proliferation state and all its atomic power plants and research reactors follow IAEA safeguards.

Japan, France vow to enhance political, economic ties

Visiting French President Francois Hollande and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to enhance bilateral political and economic relations.

India has important role to play in strengthening NPT: US

Even though India is not a signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, the Obama Administration on Thursday said New Delhi has a key role to play in
strengthening of global nuclear non-proliferation regime.

Address concerns on nuclear non-proliferation: US to Pak

The US has asked Pakistan to first take necessary steps to address the non-proliferation concerns of the international community, especially on rogue scientist AQ Khan`s clandestine network.

Nuclear non-proliferation panel meets in Hiroshima

An international panel on nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament opened a meeting on Sunday in Hiroshima, the world`s first city to suffer an atomic bombing, seeking ways to bring about a world without nuclear weapons.