Rajasthan Atomic Power Station

  • Construction of 7th Rajasthan nuclear-plant begins September 25, 2013

    Concreting work for turbine building for the seventh unit at Rajasthan Atomic Power Station (RAPS) belonging to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL), India's atomic power plant operator, started Wednesday. NPCIL is building two 700 MW pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR) at RAPS at an outlay of around Rs.12,300 crore. The...
  • IAEA completes safety review of Rajasthan nuclear plant November 15, 2012

    Mumbai: A team of global nuclear experts led by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Wednesday completed a 16-day review of the safety practices at the Rajasthan Atomic Power Station-units 3 and 4 in Rawatbhata. The team, comprising experts from IAEA, Canada, Germany, Belgium, Finland, Romania, Sweden, Slovakia and Slovenia,...
  • Chennai: Protests against IAEA team's visit October 29, 2012

    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 Centre...
  • Terror trail runs deep, Surat bomb count now 20 July 31, 2008

    New Delhi: The terror trail runs deep in Surat. One more bomb was found and defused in the city, taking the bomb count to 20 in the last two days. The bomb was found on a treetop in the Kapodara area of Surat. This is the second bomb that was found...