Uranium enrichment

Pakistan may be building new nuclear site: Analysts

Pakistan may be building new nuclear site: Analysts

Pakistan, which conducted its first nuclear tests in 1998 is believed to have around 120 nuclear weapons, more than India, Israel and North Korea.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:04 PM IST

'Pak under Zia-ul-Haq broke promise on uranium enrichment'

Pakistan under dictator General Zia-ul-Haq broke its promise on uranium enrichment in the 1980s, a series of newly declassified documents have shown.

Oct 15, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

Iran's current uranium enrichment not acceptable: US

Iran cannot convince the world that its current ability to enrich uranium is acceptable, the top US negotiator said Tuesday ahead of new nuclear talks with global powers.

Sep 17, 2014, 06:33 AM IST

Iran develops new generation of centrifuges

Iranian nuclear chief said Friday the country is developing a new generation of centrifuges for uranium enrichment.

Dec 27, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

World powers, Iran resume nuclear talks in Geneva to reach deal

Six world powers, US, China, Russia, France, the UK and Germany, have gathered in Geneva in a bid to reach an agreement with Iran over its disputed nuclear programme and there are expectations that there could be a breakthrough deal when the talks resume.

Nov 20, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

High-stakes Iran nuclear talks to resume

Intense negotiations were due to resume on Wednesday between Iran and world powers, seeking a landmark breakthrough over Tehran`s nuclear programme that also satisfies hardliners in Washington, Israel and the Islamic republic.

Nov 20, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

China tells Iran to seize opportunity before nuclear talks

China`s president told his Iranian counterpart to "seize the opportunity" to improve relations with world powers, as diplomats head to Geneva hoping to clinch a preliminary deal to ease a nuclear dispute between Tehran and the West.

Nov 20, 2013, 13:24 PM IST

IAEA`s Iran N-programme report is `balanced`: Tehran

Iranian government has described the UN nuclear watchdog -- International Atomic Energy Agency`s report about the Islamic Republic`s nuclear programme as "balanced".

Nov 20, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

Iran dismisses allegations about hidden N-site

Iran`s Atomic Energy Organisation rubbished Tuesday the allegations by an exiled Iranian opposition group about existence of a hidden underground site for military nuclear purposes inside the country, Xinhua reported.

Nov 20, 2013, 11:05 AM IST

Uranium enrichment inalienable right: Iran

Iran`s uranium enrichment activities is an inalienable right endorsed by the Nuclear Non- Proliferation Treaty (NPT) of which the Islamic republic is a signatory country, Iranian government said Sunday.

Nov 18, 2013, 11:31 AM IST

Iran has halted production of 20% enriched uranium?

The comment was made by a prominent Iranian MP named Hossein Naqvi Hosseini who told the country`s Parliament`s official site ICANA that Iran didn`t need 20% enriched Uranium anymore.

Oct 24, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Iran ready to discuss `limits` to uranium enrichment: Deputy FM

Iran is willing to discuss limits in the level to which it enriches uranium but will never suspend the process altogether, the deputy foreign minister said in comments reported on Sunday.

Sep 29, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

`Iran uranium enrichment to continue`

Iran is determined to continue enriching uranium to the purity level of 20 percent, an Iranian lawmaker has said.

Dec 30, 2012, 12:08 PM IST

Iran to continue uranium enrichment, says n-chief

Iran will not cave in to external pressure and halt 20-percent uranium enrichment, the head of Iran`s Atomic Energy Organisation said Tuesday.

Dec 18, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Iran to consider outsourcing uranium enrichment

Iran does not rule out handing over uranium enrichment for its nuclear reactor in Tehran to another country if it gets firm guarantees of fuel supplies.

Oct 14, 2012, 11:37 AM IST

‘27 percent uranium enrichment at Iranian site’

The diplomats said the find did not necessarily mean that Iran was covertly raising its enrichment threshold toward weapons-grade level.

May 25, 2012, 23:55 PM IST

`Iran may be struggling with new N-machines`

A report by the UN nuclear watchdog last week said Iran was significantly stepping up its uranium enrichment.

Feb 27, 2012, 19:25 PM IST

Iranian diplomats leave UK after explusion

Iran`s relations with UK have become increasingly strained in recent months, largely due to tensions over Tehran`s refusal to halt uranium enrichment.

Dec 02, 2011, 18:14 PM IST

Iran ready to halt 20% nuclear enrichment: Prez

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has reiterated Tehran`s readiness to "immediately" stop
production of low enriched uranium of 20 per cent, provided world powers give it the nuclear material.

Oct 05, 2011, 09:27 AM IST

Iran to halt enrichment, if West provides uranium

Ahmadinejad said that the deal would spare Iran the trouble and
expense of processing the enriched uranium itself.

Sep 22, 2011, 23:37 PM IST