Nuclear Debate

  • Iran doubles underground nuclear capacity: IAEA August 31, 2012

    Vienna: Iran has doubled the number of uranium enrichment centrifuges it has in an underground bunker, a UN report said on Thursday, showing Tehran has continued to expand its nuclear programme despite Western pressure and the threat of an Israeli attack. As Israeli politicians increased their talk of air strikes on...
  • PM, MPs give each other a blast from the past December 4, 2007

    New Delhi: The nuclear debate turned personal in Parliament on Tuesday with an unusually aggressive Prime Minister trading punches with leading politicians, reminding each other of their not-so-glorious past. So much so that an appalled Deputy Chairperson, K Rahman Khan, had to request the politicians not to forget that...
  • UN says Iran coming clean on N-activities November 16, 2007

    New Delhi: A UN report says Iran has made important strides toward transparency about its nuclear activities. But it adds some questions remain unresolved and that Iran has significantly expanded Uranium enrichment. These adverse remarks may open Iran to harsher UN sanctions as Western countries suspect that it is secretly...