Indo Us Nuclear Deal

  • Manmohan rates Indo-US nuclear deal as the best moment of his tenure 03-01-2014 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called signing of the Indo-US nuclear deal as the best moment of his 10 year long tenure. "My best moment as PM was when we struck a nuclear deal with the US," he said. The PM, however, ducked questions on the lowest moments during...
  • Controversy erupts over Indo-US nuke deal ahead of PM's visit to Washington 19-09-2013 09:33 PM

    New Delhi: A controversy has erupted over the Indo-US nuclear deal ahead of the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Washington next week. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Cabinet Committee on Security is all set to clear a deal between Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) and American company...
  • Nuclear liability law poses challenge to Indo-US N-deal 13-09-2013 05:28 PM

    India's nuclear liability law posed a tough challenge for implementing the 'transformational' Indo-US nuclear deal though there is a very strong desire to move forward, Nisha Desai Biswal, President Barack Obama's Indian-American nominee for a key post in South Asia, said. "I think that the 123 agreement was a transformational...
  • Indo-US nuke deal had almost collapsed: Rice 27-10-2011 04:09 PM

    Washington: The Indo-US nuclear deal had virtually collapsed as Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told President George W Bush it was not going to work and the entire administration had given up on it. "I called the President (Bush). 'It isn't going to work. Singh just can't make it happen,'...
  • US asks India to modify nuclear liability regime 27-09-2011 09:10 AM

    New York: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday asked India to ensure that its nuclear liability regime conforms with the Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage. She made the call in a 40 minute meeting on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session with Indian External...
  • Cash-for-vote: chargesheet to be filed on Aug 25 18-08-2011 07:44 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Thursday told a city court that the probe in the the 2008 cash-for-vote scam was nearing completion and it would file the chargesheet before it on August 25. The crime branch of Delhi Police told Special Judge Sangita Dhingra Sehgal that the probe report, in...
  • US tried to woo BJP on N-deal: WikiLeaks 18-03-2011 09:27 AM

    New Delhi: The United States Of America had tried to woo the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the cost of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) coalition on the Indo-US civil nuclear deal issue. According to the latest WikiLeaks cables reported by 'The Hindu' on Friday, Washington was so keen...
  • Cash-for-vote revelations tarnish PM's image 17-03-2011 10:20 PM

    New Delhi: For Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the latest revelations couldn't have come at a worse time. Already under siege on the 2G scam, the latest Wikileaks revelations that cash was exchanged to win the crucial trust vote in 2008 now raises more troubling questions. Singh is King was the...
  • Cash-for-vote: Govt must resign now, says Oppn 17-03-2011 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: The scam-hit UPA faces another blow as the Opposition parties unite to pull the Government down after the latest Wikileaks cable revelations on cash-for-vote controversy. "This Government has no authority to continue. They must resign immediately," said Jaitley. The pictures of BJP MPs showing bundles of notes, which...
  • Nachiketa barred from holding sensitive posts 17-03-2011 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed a DoPT (Department of Personnel and Training) circular, which advised against sensitive postings for Nachiketa Kapur. The WikiLeaks cable, accessed by 'The Hindu', said, five days before the first United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government of Manmohan Singh faced a crucial vote of confidence in the...
  • WikiLeaks: Oppn puts UPA Govt on the mat 17-03-2011 11:34 AM

    New Delhi: The Opposition cornered the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government in both houses of Parliament on Thursday over the WikiLeaks cables which claim that the ruling alliance paid some MPs to vote in favour of the trust vote on the Indo-US nuclear deal in July 2008 during its first...
  • WikiLeaks full text: Congress paid bribes for votes 17-03-2011 11:05 AM

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  • 2008 cash-for-vote scam: BJP blamed Amar Singh 17-03-2011 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: In 2008 former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh's aide Sanjeev Saxena was caught on camera giving money to a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP that became part of parliamentary inquiry but it eventually did not indict anyone. The BJP had given the parliamentary panel evidence of Amar Singh...
  • Cong paid MPs to vote for N-deal: WikiLeaks 17-03-2011 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: The WikiLeaks India cables have produced some more explosive details. The latest one is on the controversial voting on the 2008 Indo-US civil nuclear deal. WikiLeaks says five days before the first United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of Manmohan Singh faced a crucial vote of confidence in the...
  • WikiLeaks: US called Karat 'extortionist' 17-12-2010 06:22 PM

    London: The US embassy in New Delhi was critical of Congress President Sonia Gandhi and described CPM leader Prakash Karat as an "extortionist" in a cable that discussed the political scenario in November 2007 -- days before the Indo-US nuclear agreement was to be debated and voted in Parliament. In...
  • Indo-US N-trade after India enters CSC: Report 05-10-2010 12:00 PM

    Washington: American companies are unlikely to engage in nuclear trade with India till it becomes a signatory to an international convention on nuclear damage that among its provisions puts the onus of compensation on the state in case of an accident, a Congressional report has said. "US firms will likely...
  • Nuclear liability bill passed in Rajya Sabha 30-08-2010 06:51 PM

    New Delhi: Paving the way for India to have nuclear commerce with the world, Parliament on Monday adopted a nuclear liability bill with the government insisting that the compensation package for victims matches that of the US and it was still open to accommodate some suggestions. With BJP on board...
  • Lok Sabha passes nuclear liability bill 25-08-2010 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: Ending months of wrangling between treasury benches and the Opposition, Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the Civil Nuclear Liability Bill after government dropped the contentious provision of "intent" in case of accidents, adopting a BJP amendment paving the way for nuclear commerce with the world. The Civil Liability...
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