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New York: The elimination of nuclear weapons is vital to the “survival of life on this planet”, the UN chief told the final major event of the General Assembly’s high level week on Friday. more
DPRK nuclear activities still ‘cause for serious concern’, says UN atomic energy chief

New York: Nuclear activities in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) “remain a cause for serious concern”, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency ...

Kazakhstan continues to push for a nuclear-free world

New York: Kazakhstan, the Central Asian country which has renounced nuclear weapons, continued on Tuesday to urge the international community to make a nuclear-free world reality.

US government issues new safety rules for launching nuclear systems into space: Trump

Washington (Sputnik/UNI) The US government has issued new safety rules governing the launch of nuclear systems into space, President Donald Trump announced in a new National Security Pres ...

Iran nuclear deal breaches not significant: EU foreign policy chief

London: Amid conflict between the USA and Iran, the European Union's foreign policy chief has said that the recent breach committed by Iran in connection with the 2015 nucelar deal wa ...

Pakistan's support to terror creates worrying situation in South Asia, feel experts

Geneva, Mar 15: At a time when relationship between two nuclear armed nations- India and Pakistan- have deteriorated over the Pulwama attack and the subsequent incidents, experts assemble ...

‘Staunch support’ for Iran nuclear deal tempered by concern over missile testing

New York: While there is “staunch support” among Member States for the 2016 Iran nuclear deal, known formally as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA, that is temp ...

India joins select club after nuclear submarine INS Arihant completes nuclear triad

New Delhi, Nov 7 : INS Arihant, India’s maiden indigenously built Strategic Strike Nuclear Submarine (SSBN), completed its first deterrence patrol in October 2018 as the country now ...

Time has come to rid the world of nuclear weapons, UN officials stress

New York, The time has come to make tangible progress to rid the world of nuclear weapons, top United Nations officials stressed today, citing the grave threat posed by such weapons to gl ...

Nuclear test ban treaty critical to global collective security – UN chief

New York,  Every effort should be made to bring a global treaty into force that prevents more countries from developing nuclear weapons, UN Secretary-General António Guterres ...