At least 74,000 people died from the atomic bomb unleashed on the city in western Japan.
24 Nov 2019 4:26 PM
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
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
The statement appears to have rattled Pakistan, which has never had adopted the same policy itself.
17 Aug 2019 5:06 PM
Why would a revolutionary inventor from planet Earth want to destroy the neighbouring planet?
17 Aug 2019 3:14 PM
He made the major statement in Pokhran on the death anniversary of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
16 Aug 2019 2:11 PM
US awaits concrete steps by North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons.
17 Jan 2019 10:47 AM
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
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
The lab marked its anniversary earlier this month with a day of speeches and activities.
09 Jul 2018 8:05 AM
Some hope for an end to Cold War confrontation and North will eventually give up its nuclear weapons.
11 Jun 2018 2:39 PM
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
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
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
'We call on the entire international community to join this American position,' Netanyahu said.
22 May 2018 10:57 AM
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
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
Trump was addressing a joint White House news conference with the visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
28 Apr 2018 10:51 AM
The two leaders shook hands at the military demarcation line, making Kim the first leader to set foot in the South since the 1950-53 war.
27 Apr 2018 8:37 AM
Between 1971 and 2016, Islamabad has been developing its own nuclear arsenal, 'both plutonium and enriched uranium-based weapons.'
25 Apr 2018 1:41 PM