International Atomic Energy Agency

  • US hopes Pakistan is aware of its nuclear responsibilities 30-01-2014 08:49 AM

    Washington: The US has said that it is confident that Pakistan is well aware of its responsibilities regarding its nuclear weapons. "The United States is confident that Pakistan is well aware of its responsibilities with respect to nuclear security and has secured its nuclear arsenal accordingly," the State Department said...
  • Japan to issue gravest Fukushima nuclear warning in two years 21-08-2013 11:07 AM

    Japan will dramatically raise its warning about the severity of a toxic water leak at the Fukushima nuclear plant, its nuclear watchdog said on Wednesday, its most serious action since the plant was destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami in 2011. The deepening crisis at the Fukushima plant will be...
  • Chennai: Protests against IAEA team's visit 29-10-2012 11:54 AM

    Chennai: Anti-nuclear activists in Chennai on Monday morning laid siege to the state secretariat, demonstrating against the India visit by a team from the international watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Activists showed black flags and banners to decry the atomic inspectors' visit. The inspectors have been invited by the...
  • US looking into range of possibilities against Iran 10-11-2011 01:10 PM

    Washington: The US on Thursday said it is looking into a range of possibilities against Iran as it asked Tehran to engage with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in a credible and transparent manner to address the concerns over its nuclear programme. The IAEA report on Iran, State Department...
  • UN reports Iran work 'specific' to nuke arms 09-11-2011 02:02 AM

    Vienna: The UN nuclear atomic energy agency said on Tuesday for the first time that Iran is suspected of conducting secret experiments whose sole purpose is the development of nuclear arms. The report is the strongest sign yet that Iran seeks to build a nuclear arsenal, despite claims to the...
  • 'N Korea bribed Pak military for N weapons' 07-07-2011 12:06 PM

    Washington: North Korea paid several million dollars to top Pakistani Army officials to gain access to secret nuclear technology and sensitive equipments required in manufacturing a nuclear bomb, disgraced nuclear scientist AQ Khan has claimed by releasing a secret letter in this regard, a major American daily has reported. According...
  • Another reactor at Fukushima plant loses coolant 13-03-2011 09:41 AM

    Tokyo: Another nuclear reactor in Fukushima threatened to go out of control on Sunday morning as Japanese engineers worked to head off a meltdown in the wake of the massive 9.0 earthquake. The cooling system had stopped working in a sixth reactor, according to the Japanese news agency Kyodo. In...
  • World powers pressure Iran over nuclear concerns 09-03-2011 10:49 PM

    Vienna: The United States said military aspects to Iran's nuclear work were "increasingly apparent", as the big six world powers urged Tehran on Wednesday to cooperate with the UN atomic watchdog to help resolve such concerns. The major powers said "the door remains open" for dialogue with Iran, but made...