Indo Us Nuclear Deal

  • Is India under US pressure on the nuke liability law? September 20, 2013

    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 Westinghouse, which...
  • The Last Word: Did Cong use cash to buy trust vote? March 18, 2011

    On The Last Word, Karan Thapar discusses the Wikileaks revelation with N Ram and David Mulford. ...
  • N-bill: time running out for the govt August 23, 2010

    The Opposition is adamant that it would not support the bill unless the contentious clause that limits suppliers' liability is removed. ...
  • N-liability bill: Govt wins BJP's support August 17, 2010

    The BJP has agreed to back the bill after the government agreed to raise the compensation cap from Rs 500 crore to Rs 1500 crore. ...
  • HT Summit: Bush on what makes a leader, his legacy November 2, 2009

    Sharp, tough and upfront--that is how George W Bush describes his leadership when he was president of USA. Bush brought the same features to the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi. In his wide-ranging speech, he spoke about the Indo-US nuclear deal, regime change in Iraq, and his greatest...
  • Exclusive: Boucher on green signal to N-deal October 4, 2008

    Assistant US Secretary of State Richard Boucher speaks to CNN-IBN about the Indo-US nuclear deal. ...
  • Watch: Historic Indo-US N-deal finally inked October 2, 2008

    Washington DC: It was a historic day as the Indo-US Civil Nuclear Co-operation agreement has been passed by the US Sby an overwhelming majority. The formal signing of the bill though would be done by Condilezza Rice and Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi. ...
  • Watch: Long process leading up to N-deal October 2, 2008

    New York: It's been a long process leading up to the Indo-US nuclear deal after George Bush and Manmohan Singh first agreed on the pact in July 2005. The Indo-US Agreement sailed through the US Senate on Wednesday evening completing the legislative process in the United States. The Bill also...
  • US Senate begins debating N-deal October 2, 2008

    The Senate began debating the Indo-US nuclear deal on Wednesday. It was introduced to a near empty Senate by Senator Harry Reid who stressed the importance of the nuclear deal to America's long-term strategic interests. ...
  • US House passes N-deal: Who said what September 29, 2008

    India's chances seem bright for the Indo-US nuclear deal, but Indian political leaders stick to their ideological and political positions depending on the party they represent. ...
  • House of reps clears N-deal, all eyes on US Senate now September 29, 2008

    Washington DC: The US House of Representatives cleared the much-debated Indo-US nuclear deal early on September 28 — a day that would go down as a red letter day in Indian history. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh could hardly contain his elation as the deal was passed with a majority voting 298...
  • N-deal in crucial stage, reports CNN-IBN correspondent September 24, 2008

    Washington: The nuclear deal is making news and causing concerns. The senate foreign relation committee took the markup, which is necessary for legislation to be voted in the senate. Both, the house and the senate are to end their respective congressional session. That means there are only about 48 hours for the...
  • Week That Wasn't: A look at the US 'secret letter' September 8, 2008

    In this busy news week, Cyrus talks about how the BJP slammed the UPA Government for misleading the country over nuclear issue. The other issues that made headline in the show were - the BMW hit-and-run case, the sacking of shooter Pradeep Sharma and the goodbye of Tatas to West...
  • Secret US letter spills the beans on N-deal September 4, 2008

    A confidential letter which says the US will terminate nuclear trade with India in the event of a nuclear test makes the Opposition cry foul, Government goes into a huddle to generate a response. ...
  • India makes history in Vienna: IAEA okays agreement August 2, 2008

    India made history on Friday in Vienna. The IAEA approved the safeguards agreement, marking the first step in ending 30 years of isolation from the nuclear mainstream. The decision was by consensus. ...
  • Pak plays spoilsport a day before India briefs IAEA July 25, 2008

    On Friday in Vienna India will brief 144 IAEA members on the technical aspects of the draft safeguards text. But Pakistan is playing spoilsport. In a letter circulated to more than 60 countries including members of the IAEA and the NSG, Pakistan has warned that if India gets access to...
  • Pranab Mukherjee says no alternative to N-power July 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Participating in the trust vote debate in the Lok Sabha, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee made an impassioned speech on Monday during which he said: "As the Indian economy continues to grow at an enviable pace, there is no other choice in addressing the mounting energy needs than...
  • Trust vote: CNN-IBN's projection on the number game July 22, 2008

    How are the numbers stacked up. On the morning of the D-day, 269 for the Government and 267 against. It is still a wafer thin lead that the Government has, which could change very quickly during the day. It is this figure which is the key to the survival of...
  • D-Day for the Govt: How are the numbers stacked up? July 22, 2008

    How are the numbers stacked up. On the morning of the D-day, 269 for the Government and 267 against. It is still a wafer thin lead that the Government has, which could change very quickly during the day. Its this figure which is the key to the survival of the...
  • Trust Vote: A look at what happened in Parliament July 21, 2008

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister did not say much on Monday in Parliament as he introduced a one-line motion of confidence in the Government, but quoted Guru Gobind Singh on his determination to win. Soon after that, it was a full frontal attack on the Prime Minister by the Leader...
  • Sangma's daughter to vote in favor of UPA July 21, 2008

    New Delh:iNCP leader PA Sangma says his daughter, Agatha K Sangma who is a NCP MP from Tura, Meghalaya will vote in favor of the UPA. Sangma said that the NPC is part of the UPA; therefore, his daughter would not abstain from voting. ...
  • Cong reacts over charges made by opposition. July 21, 2008

    New Delhi: On the contrary to the opposition accusing that the present government is weak and in minority, the party spokes person, Jayanti Natrajan defended by saying, “the government is very much in charge.” Reacting to the defiantly to the charges the opposition Leader LK Advani made against the in...
  • Countdown: CNN-IBN take you through the number game July 21, 2008

    CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey takes you through the latest figures. It seems to be a tough battle as UPA tries to secure the votes for the final countdown. ...
  • Left's last hope: Jyoti will make Somnath go July 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Left Front leaders believe that their campaign against the UPA Government would weaken if Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee doesn’t resign. Several leaders have urged him to quit but believe the only one he will list to is Left Patriarch. ...
  • Weekend Edition: Inside the mind of comrade Yechury July 14, 2008

    The nuclear showdown sees the left walkout of the Manmohan Singh government. But is the Left isolated in its campaign? And why is Yechury silent? ...
  • Number game continues, UPA confident of trust vote July 12, 2008

    A special session of Parliament will be held for a trust vote on July 21 and 22. The UPA seems cautiously confident of its numbers and Sonia Gandhi openly thanked the Left for its support so far. CNN-IBN's Pallavi Ghosh reports. ...
  • Number crunching: What Govt needs for floor test July 11, 2008

    Dr Singh will seek a trust vote but does he have the numbers to back him on the floor of the house? National Affairs Editor Diptosh Majumdar with the numbers. ...
  • 123 and counting, UPA works overtime to get numbers July 11, 2008

    Government is working overtime to get the right numbers. UPA allies and Congress senior leaders are talking to other parties and independents to get support for the Government on the trust vote. Will the calculations work? ...
  • Hot seats: Focus back on number game in House July 9, 2008

    New Delhi: The Left will meet President Pratibha Patil to formalise the Left-UPA separation and push for a trust vote. The withdrawal of the Left's support to the UPA Government has brought the focus back on smaller parties, who are now hogging the limelight. The Samajwadi Party has already pledged...
  • End of the affair: the day UPA-Left split July 8, 2008

    New Delhi: The curtains have fallen on a dramatic day in Indian politics. After weeks of threats, the left finally acted and withdrew support to the Manmohan Singh Government. The break up was not without acrimony, the left parties accusing the prime minister of betraying them over the Indo-US nuclear...