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Vienna Nuclear Talks: Iran Makes Maximalist Demands

Nov 30, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Tehran demands all American sanctions be lifted as Vienna Nuclear talks resumed Monday after an over five-month hiatus.

North Korea Warns Of Actions Against US-Australia Nuclear Submarine Deal

Sep 20, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

North Korea also referenced the "backstabbing" remarks of US ally, France. Says that there would be corresponding actions if "even the smallest negative affect on our country's safety" is observed.


US, Iran To Begin Indirect Dialogue With World Powers On Nuclear Programmes

President Joe Biden has said rejoining the agreement is a priority for his administration after Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal in 2018

US Still Open To Iran Nuclear Talks After Iran's Rejection of EU Invitation

Mar 01, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Iran had been insisting that the U.S. lift or ease sanctions imposed on it by the Trump administration under its 'maximum pressure campaign' before sitting down with the United States.


China's First Nuclear Plant With Domestic Reactor Hualong One Begins Operations

Each unit of the Hualong No. 1 has a capacity of 1.161 million kilowatts and can meet the annual domestic electricity demand of 1 million people.

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22 January, 2021

In A First, UN Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Set To Enter Into Force

Associated Press (AP)

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is now part of international law, culminating a decades-long campaign aimed at preventing a repetition of the US atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War II.


02 January, 2021

Iran To Enrich Uranium To Up To 20 Percent At Its Fordo Nuclear Plant

Associated Press (AP)

Iran's decision comes after its parliament passed a bill, later approved by a constitutional watchdog, aimed at hiking enrichment to pressure Europe into providing sanctions relief.


01 December, 2020

Iran's Parliament Advances Bill To Stop UN Nuclear Inspections

Associated Press (AP)

Move comes after the country’s top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed last week


03 July, 2020

India Will Not Import Power Equipment From China, Pakistan: Minister RK Singh

PTI

During a virtual press conference with state counterparts, the Power Minister also asserted that the equipment import from China and Pakistan would not be permitted especially on the basis of inspection.


01 January, 2020

Kim Is 'A Man Of His Word' On Denuclearization, Says Donald Trump

AFP

The president was referring to a 2018 historic summit he held with Kim in Singapore. The two adopted a vaguely worded statement on "complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula" and agreed to 'establish new US-DPRK relations'.


01 January, 2020

Kim Jong-Un Ends Test Moratoriums, Threatens With 'New Strategic Weapon'

Outlook Web Bureau

A self-imposed ban on such tests -- Kim declared they were no longer needed -- has been at the centrepiece of the nuclear diplomacy between Pyongyang and Washington over the last two years, which has seen three meetings between Kim and US President Donald Trump, but little tangible progress.


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04 July, 2019

Trump Refuses To Budge; Warns Iran To Tread Carefully

Outlook Web Bureau

Rouhani on Wednesday said that his country would increase its uranium enrichment by "any amount that is required".


02 July, 2019

Trump-Kim Summit Signals 'End Of Hostile Relations' Between Two Countries: South Korean Prez

Outlook Web Bureau

South Korea's president on Monday called a recent U.S.-North Korean summit at the Korean border, an end of mutual hostility between the countries, despite skepticism that it's was a just made-for-TV moment that lacked any substance.


04 May, 2019

Discussing Three-Way Nuclear Deal That Includes Russia, China: Donald Trump

Outlook Web Bureau

US President Donald Trump has said that the talks would first start between the US and Russia, and China would join later.


26 April, 2019

Donald Trump Aims For A Nuclear Deal With China And Russia

Outlook Web Bureau

Administration officials said that the White House is conducting intense inter-agency talks to develop options for the President to pursue such a deal, building off another nuclear pact, the New START Treaty, which expires in 2021.


14 March, 2019

India, US Sign Deal To Build Six Nuclear Power Plants In India

Outlook Web Bureau

India and the US signed a historic agreement to cooperate in civil nuclear energy sector in October 2008. The deal gave a fillip to bilateral ties, which have been on an upswing since.


09 February, 2019

Second Trump-Kim Summit To Take Place In Hanoi

Outlook Web Bureau

The US State Department said that special US envoy for North Korea Stephen Biegun will meet again with Pyongyang officials ahead of the Trump-Kim talks


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10 January, 2019

North Korea Needs To Take Practical Measures For Denuclearisation: Moon Jae-In

Outlook Web Bureau

The North has repeatedly pledged to work towards "denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula", a vague term that could be taken to also include US forces in the South and in the wider region.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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