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Pakistan has more nuclear warheads than India, both countries expanding their stockpiles: Report

A Swedish think-tank has said that the US, Russia, Britain, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea had 14,465 nuclear warheads at the beginning of 2018, of which 3,750 were actually deployed.


Jun 19, 2018, 22:18 PM IST

China tests missile with 10 nuclear warheads: Report

The Dongfeng-5C missile, carrying 10 dummy warheads, was launched from the Taiyuan Space Launch Centre in Shanxi province, and flew to a desert in western China, a report said.

Feb 02, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

DNA: Pakistan's nuclear warheads have targets set on India- Part II

Watch the DNA Analysis on how Pakistan is increasing its production of nuclear weapons and having their targets set on India. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 21, 2016, 23:05 PM IST

DNA: Pakistan's nuclear warheads have targets set on India

Watch the DNA Analysis on how Pakistan is increasing its production of nuclear weapons and having their targets set on India. Watch the full video to know more.

Jan 21, 2016, 23:04 PM IST

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Jan 21, 2016, 21:02 PM IST

Pakistan's fear: India can make 2,000 nuke bombs

Pakistan has assessed that India has enough fissile material for more than 2,000 warheads, a media report said on Thursday.

Sep 10, 2015, 11:33 AM IST

Iran, North Korea forging ballistic, nuclear ties: Dissidents

An exiled Iranian opposition group said on Thursday a delegation of North Korean experts in nuclear warheads and ballistic missiles visited a military site near Tehran in April amid talks between world powers and Iran over its nuclear programme.

May 28, 2015, 12:59 PM IST

US rejects North Korea claim to have miniaturized warheads

The United States on Wednesday dismissed a claim by North Korea to have developed the ability to miniaturize nuclear warheads, but voiced concern Pyongyang was developing long-range missiles.

May 20, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

China warns on rising North Korea nuclear capability: Report

Chinese nuclear experts have warned that North Korea may already have 20 nuclear warheads and the capability to produce enough weapons-grade uranium to double its arsenal by next year, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Apr 23, 2015, 07:23 AM IST

North Korea can put N-warheads on missiles: Seoul

South Korea believes its Communist neighbour has already acquired a "significant" level of technology to miniaturise nuclear warheads and put them on its missiles, according to a defence white paper published Tuesday.

Jan 06, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Pakistan owns about 90-110 nuclear warheads: Report

India currently has approximately 60-80 nuclear weapons, it said, referring to one public estimate.

Feb 15, 2013, 14:16 PM IST

‘Pak to surpass Britain`s nuclear stockpiles in a decade`

Expanding its nuclear arsenal at a rapid pace, Pakistan is now aiming to develop smaller and lighter atomic warheads more suitable for use on missiles, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist has said.

Jan 15, 2013, 12:17 PM IST

‘India currently has 80 to 100 nuke warheads’

India is not converting all its weapons-grade plutonium into war heads, two top American nuclear scientists have claimed, estimating that it currently has 80 to 100 nuclear warheads.

Jul 24, 2012, 12:29 PM IST

‘China hiding N-arsenal in tunnel maze’

China is hiding its ballistic missiles and nuclear warheads in a vast network of tunnels, said a media report.

Dec 01, 2011, 13:39 PM IST

‘N Korea seeks to develop smaller nuclear warheads’

North Korea is trying to develop
small nuclear weapons that can be delivered by missiles or aircraft, South Korea`s Defence Minister said Tuesday.

Nov 02, 2010, 16:49 PM IST

Ahamdinejad questions veracity of Pentagon’s 5,113 Nuclear warheads

Iran’s firebrand President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has questioned the authenticity of Pentagon’s disclosure that US has 5,113 warheads, saying that there were “several thousand" more retired warheads awaiting the junkpile.

May 05, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

US has 5,113 nuke warheads: Pentagon

The US has a total of
5,113 nuclear warheads in its stockpile as of September 30,

May 04, 2010, 09:01 AM IST

Draft proposes cutting No of warheads to less than 1,000

An international panel on nuclear
nonproliferation and disarmament has compiled a draft report
calling for reducing the number of nuclear warheads in the
world to less than 1,000 by 2025.

Oct 17, 2009, 12:22 PM IST