Tag: nuclear

PM urges world to take serious cognizance of India’s nuclear arsenal safety  

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday urged the world to seriously consider the safety and security of India's nuclear arsenal which was in the control...

How serious are Iran’s breaches of the 2015 deal?

VIENNA: Attention is once again focused on how close Iran could be to a nuclear weapon, as Tehran is set Sunday to start enriching uranium...

Iran nuclear deal: developments since US exit

TEHRAN: A deal between major powers and Tehran on Iran's nuclear programme has been weakened since Washington unilaterally withdrew a year ago. On Monday Tehran said...

German nuclear plant outages and restarts

The following table lists planned outages and load reductions at German nuclear power plants and plants returning online. Germany has 9,973 megawatts (MW) of nuclear generation...

Macron says France will close 14 nuclear reactors by 2035

PARIS: President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that France would shut down 14 of the country's 58 nuclear reactors currently in operation by 2035, of which...

A.Q. Khan: Nuclear hero to Pakistan, villain to West

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani atomic scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan is hailed as a national hero for transforming his country into the world's first Islamic nuclear power but...

Russia says need to prevent new sanctions against Iran, keep nuclear deal

MOSCOW: It is necessary to prevent new sanctions against Iran and preserve Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign

Iran’s Rouhani vows to strengthen missiles despite US criticism

TEHRAN: President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would boost its ballistic missile capabilities despite criticism from the United States and also France. "Whether you...

UN nuclear watchdog defends Iran deal

VIENNA: The UN atomic watchdog hit back Monday at US criticism of the Iran nuclear deal, insisting its inspections there are the world's toughest and...

Chernobyl Aftermath by Igor Kostin

Chernobyl Aftermath Nature, Honorable Mention prize stories 1989 Face masks are widely used in the Narodichi district, 80km from Chernobyl. It wasn't until 40 months after the nuclear...