Nuclear Bomb

  • Everything available in Pakistan, even n-bomb, said IM member: NIA 24-02-2014 10:44 PM

    Everything is available in Pakistan, even a nuclear bomb, if looked for properly, IM operative Riyaz Bhatkal told his cousin, arrested Indian Mujahideen member Yasin Bhatkal, during a chat, the NIA said on Monday. In a charge sheet filed in a Delhi court, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) said that...
  • Nuclear bombs can destroy killer asteroids in space 16-02-2014 05:23 PM

    New York: Asteroids that pose a threat to Earth can be destroyed in space using a nuclear bomb, even with warning times of a week or less, scientists say. "We have the solution, using our baseline concept, to be able to mitigate the asteroid-impact threat, with any range of warning,"...
  • Iran moves to cooperate in UN nuclear bomb probe 10-02-2014 11:24 AM

    Vienna/Dubai: The UN nuclear agency said on Sunday that Iran had agreed to start addressing suspicions that it may have worked on designing an atomic weapon, a potential breakthrough in a long-stalled investigation into Tehran's atomic activities. The development - although limited for now - marked a step forward in...
  • North Korea puts army on alert, warns US of 'disastrous consequences' 08-10-2013 08:32 AM

    North Korea said on Tuesday its military would be put on high alert and be ready to launch operations, stepping up tension after weeks of rhetoric directed against the United States and South Korea, who it accuses of instigating hostility. Reclusive North Korea has often issued threats to attack the...
  • Financial sanctions delay North Korea's atom bomb work: UN 15-05-2013 05:06 AM

    United Nations: A combination of increasingly tough financial sanctions, an arms embargo and other international restrictions on trade with North Korea have not stopped Pyongyang's illicit nuclear arms program but appear to have significantly delayed it, according to a confidential report by a UN panel of experts seen by Reuters...
  • Big power unity on Iran at stake at UN N-meet 16-11-2011 03:58 AM

    Vienna: Western states will try this week to overcome divisions with Russia over a UN nuclear report on Iran, hoping to show big power unity that will pile pressure on Tehran to address growing fears that it wants atomic bombs. But Western diplomats fear they may have to choose between...
  • 'No first use' nuke policy to continue: Krishna 16-03-2011 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Government on Wednesday rejected Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh's suggestion for a revisit of the 'no first use' policy for nuclear weapons, saying the existing doctrine, announced by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) regime, will continue. "Our policy (no first use) remains as it exists....
  • Iran not cooperating over its N-programme: IAEA 08-03-2011 12:03 PM

    United Nations: The head of the UN nuclear watchdog agency on Tuesday said that Iran is still not cooperating with the IAEA to show that its nuclear programme is peaceful. "Iran is not providing the necessary cooperation to enable the Agency to provide credible assurance about the absence of undeclared...
  • US: Iran still driving for a bomb 18-12-2010 06:45 PM

    Manama: Iran is trying to build a nuclear bomb, posing a threat to its neighbours, and the United States is "very ready" to counter Iran should it make a move, the top US military officer said on Saturday. Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, reassured Persian...
  • US fears Pak's N-bomb may fall in wrong hands 05-11-2007 11:10 AM

    Dubai: Umar Gul led an impressive fightback by Pakistan to limit South Africa to just 380 on Saturday and put on 144-2 in their first innings on the second day of the first test at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. At stumps, Younis Khan (21 not out) and Azhar Ali...