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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Party of India's Narendra Modi may change 'no first use' nuclear doctrine

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 12:20am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... a nuclear strike and says it must only respond with punitive measures should deterrence fail. Mohan Guruswamy, a former government official involved in drafting and negotiating the country's ... Kristine Kwok kristine.kwok@scmp.com Modi may change 'no first use' nuclear doctrine India's main opposition party, widely expected to win the national election, ...

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    One killed in accident at Indian nuclear submarine building yard

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 03:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Worker killed and two injured in latest deadly incident involving country's marine fleet One dead in Indian navy nuclear sub accident One Indian worker was killed in an accident during construction of a nuclear submarine, the latest in a string of deadly mishaps to hit the navy. Two other workers were injured in the accident on Saturday ...

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    Presidential frontrunner Narendra Modi puts China, Pakistan on notice

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:31am by Reuters

    ... this country," Modi said at a rally in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh last month, a region claimed by China. India, China and Pakistan are all nuclear powers. They are also jockeying to take ... Party (BJP), but he has praised former BJP prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee- who ordered a series of nuclear tests in 1998- for adopting a strategy based on both shakti and shanti, Sanskrit ...

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    Indian Supreme Court gives go-ahead for Tamil Nadu nuclear plant

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Court has given the green light for the commissioning of the nation's largest nuclear power plant in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, despite widespread protests. "The plant has been set up for people's welfare," said the ruling on the plant. "Necessary clearances have been taken by the government, and development of the nuclear power plant is important ...

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    Likely next Indian PM Narendra Modi tells China: drop expansion mindset

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 08:13pm by Reuters

    ... The nuclear-armed neighbours signed a pact in October to ensure that differences on their shared border do not spark a confrontation. "Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India and will always ...

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    Bomb blast near India nuclear plant kills six

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 03:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi A bomb blast near India’s biggest nuclear power plant killed six people, police said on Wednesday, sparking a probe into whether the explosion was linked ... anti-nuclear activists were living in this village. This house was being used as a bomb-making facility. We are investigating from all angles,” he said. The coastal village is some four kilometres from ...

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    India passes bill creating new state despite MPs’ protests

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 02:34pm by Reuters

    ... of revenue. The city, which sits within Telangana, has suffered years of strikes and sometimes violent protests for and against the creation of Telangana. Prime Minister Singh offered a “special ...

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    Indian PM Manmohan Singh to step down after elections

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 02:40pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... or for that matter than the opposition parties in parliament,” he said. Asked for his best memory, he named striking a landmark atomic energy deal with the United States in 2005 that ended India’s 30 years of isolation over its disputed nuclear programme. On his future plans, he said: “I have still have five months to complete my present tenure and therefore when I reach that stage I will cross ...

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    One killed in Indian nuclear power plant protests

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 02:32pm by Reuters in Chennai

    ... Reuters in Chennai A south Indian fisherman was killed on Monday after police opened fire to clear a highway blocked by demonstrators protesting against the country’s largest nuclear power ... up thousands of protesters on a beach near the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, which is in the state of Tamil Nadu. About 4,000 activists, mainly women and children from fishing villages, had ...

  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Manmohan Singh keen to seal nuclear deal ahead of meeting with Obama

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New Delhi Contract with Westinghouse would burnish premier's credentials at meeting with Obama Singh keen to seal US nuclear deal India is making a last-minute push to close a nuclear deal in time for a meeting between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who has made atomic energy co-operation with Washington a hallmark of his tenure. ...




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