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No First Use of nuclear bomb, reiterates India; also bats for global elimination of nukes

India's reiteration of its nuclear doctrine is significant given the situation it has now found itself.

04 Oct 2020 4:17 AM

North Korea says little reason to maintain ties with Trump

On Thursday North Korea criticized the United States for commenting on inter-Korean affairs

12 Jun 2020 11:41 AM

At Nagasaki, Pope Francis condemns 'unspeakable horror' of nuclear weapons

At least 74,000 people died from the atomic bomb unleashed on the city in western Japan.

24 Nov 2019 4:26 PM

Winds of climate change blow across South Asia

According to the Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources, Pakistan officially crossed the water scarcity line in 2005.

29 Oct 2019 1:27 AM

India-Pak wrangling on N-weapons dangerous

It is true that the Indian missile — air, land and water — programme has the aim of nuclear-tipped weaponry. But it is not the sole strategy.

20 Aug 2019 8:12 AM

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Rajnath Singh's remark on 'no first use' policy irresponsible and unfortunate: Pak

The statement appears to have rattled Pakistan, which has never had adopted the same policy itself.

17 Aug 2019 5:06 PM

This is why Elon Musk wanted to attack Mars with nuclear weapons

Why would a revolutionary inventor from planet Earth want to destroy the neighbouring planet?

17 Aug 2019 3:14 PM

India’s 'No First Use' policy may change based on circumstances: Rajnath Singh

He made the major statement in Pokhran on the death anniversary of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

16 Aug 2019 2:11 PM

N Korea yet to take concrete steps to dismantle nukes: Pence

US awaits concrete steps by North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons.

17 Jan 2019 10:47 AM

North Korea still 'serious, imminent threat': Japan on Korean Peninsula

Japan's 2018 defence white paper said Beijing was sparking 'security concerns in region and international community, including Japan'.

28 Aug 2018 12:26 PM

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After Trump aide's warning, Iran threatens to hit US, Israel targets

US-Iranian war of words has escalated since Donald Trump withdrew Washington from the world powers' nuclear deal with Iran in May.

23 Aug 2018 11:36 AM

New Mexico nuclear weapons laboratory marks 75 years

The lab marked its anniversary earlier this month with a day of speeches and activities.

09 Jul 2018 8:05 AM

South Koreans feel hope and doubt ahead of Trump-Kim summit

Some hope for an end to Cold War confrontation and North will eventually give up its nuclear weapons.

11 Jun 2018 2:39 PM

China govt hackers steal massive cache of US Navy data: report

A Washington Post report says some 614 gigabytes of material were taken in the breaches that occurred in January and February.

09 Jun 2018 9:31 AM

Donald Trump, Shinzo Abe say 'imperative' to dismantle North Korean weapons

Trump said the summit could go ahead as planned following a more appeasing statement from Pyongyang and productive talks with North Korea.

29 May 2018 8:59 AM

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Forced to test nukes in 1998 due to 'hostile posturing' by India: Pakistan

India conducted a series of five nuclear bomb test explosions at the Pokhran in May, 1998, which was soon followed by Pakistan’s tests.

28 May 2018 8:28 AM

Netanyahu hails US policy on Iran, calls on world to back

'We call on the entire international community to join this American position,' Netanyahu said.

22 May 2018 10:57 AM

Israel, at 70, remains a restless warrior

Israel’s biggest diplomatic breakthrough happened when Egypt, once a mortal enemy and leader of the anti-Israel Arab coalition, recognised it in 1978.

15 May 2018 1:41 AM

Kim Jong Un pledges to shut down N Korea's nuclear test site in May

The North Korean leader also promised to invite US experts and journalists to watch the closure of the country’s nuclear test.

29 Apr 2018 9:11 AM

Won't let Iran's 'murderous regime' acquire nuclear weapons: Trump

Trump was addressing a joint White House news conference with the visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

28 Apr 2018 10:51 AM

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