DAMASCUS (Reuters) - The Syrian government says it has come through worse phases in the four-year-old conflict than the latest advances by insurgents across the country and is confident its army can hit back with the help of its allies.
Rubble greets you on entering the now-cordoned off premises of the Patan Durbar Square here which was badly destroyed in the earthquake that jolted this Himalayan nation on April 25. However, all the intricately carved wood panels and other artefacts at this Unesco World Heritage Site are "rescued and safe".
Making a strong pitch for nuclear power, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government R Chidambaram said all safety measures had been examined by the AERB committees at the Kundankulam nuke power plant which is "perfectly safe"
Even while maintaining that India`s atomic plants are capable of handling extended power loss scenario witnessed during Japan`s nuclear crisis, NPCIL on Wednesday announced additional safety measures at all nuclear power plants.