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India, US to review trade relations to increase market access 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The United States and India plan to undertake a comprehensive review of trade relations to expedite regulatory processes and increase market access in areas such as agriculture, information technology, and manufactured goods and services, according to a joint statement.
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Pakistan put on notice on terrorist havens after Modi, Trump meeting 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Pakistan was put on notice by the US and India who called for rooting out terrorists' safe havens and to fight groups including Pak-based Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba and D-company even as the two countries decided to broaden their strategic, defence and economic relationship.
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2nd n-plant at Kudankulam to restart generation soon 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) will restart generation soon, said a senior official of the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL).
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Modi-Trump meet: Civil nuclear deal to figure; no pact on reactors 26.6.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
A pact between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed.
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Drop Kaiga expansion plans, urge seer, environmentalists 26.6.2017 Hindu: National
Environmentalists congregate at Yellapur
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Modi-Trump talks: Civil nuclear deal to figure, pact unlikely on reactors 25.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
A pact to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed
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Modi-Trump meet: Civil nuclear deal to figure in talks, agreement on nuke reactors unlikely 25.6.2017 India Today| Must Read
A host of strategic issues are expected to be discussed during the parleys between the leaders of the worlds two largest democracies.
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Modi in US: Civil nuclear deal to figure in talks with Trump, pact on reactors unlikely 25.6.2017 DNA: India
The Indo-US civil nuclear deal is expected to figure during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump tomorrow, but a pact between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed. A host of strategic issues are expected to be discussed during the parleys between the leaders of the world's two largest democracies, including the progress on the 2008 civil nuclear deal, according to official sources here. They said a financial turmoil in Westinghouse and absence of a functional reference atomic plant were the main impediments behind the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited's (NPCIL) unwillingness to sign the agreement with the American nuclear giant. According to a joint statement by Modi and the then US president Barack Obama in 2015, both the sides had resolved to work towards "finalising the contractual agreement by June 2017". However, a lot of water has flown under the bridge since then. Westinghouse, which was acquired ...
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PM Modi-Trump talks: Civil nuclear deal to figure, no pact on reactors 25.6.2017 TOI: India
The Indo-US civil nuclear deal is expected to figure during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump on Monday, but a pact between the NPCIL and Westinghouse to build six power reactors in Andhra Pradesh is unlikely to be signed.
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Atomic energy board clears construction of Kudankulam 3&4 units 24.6.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) has granted clearance for the First Pour of Concrete (FPC) of the third and fourth units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP). The excavation of main plant area of KKNPP 3 and 4 is completed and is ready for construction activities. Those who protest against the project said that the clearance is illegal by AERB's own guidelines.The AERB meeting held on June 19 has granted clearance to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the FPC, said AERB in an announcement. In general terms, the clearance for FPC implies commencement of first pour of structural concrete and continuation of construction works of the safety related structures.KKNPP-3 and 4 are two units of VVER (Russian) pressurised water ractors to be constructed at Kudankulam, Tamil Nadu. These reactors will be repeat design of KKNPP-1 and 2 with design improements based on commissioning and operational experience feedback from these two established units."The FPC ...
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AERB gives clearance to Unit 3 & 4 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project 24.6.2017 Latest News
Unit 3 & 4 with a capacity of 1000 MW each are expected to bring an investment of Rs 39,747 crore
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AERB's nod for Kudankulam's units 3&4 23.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
India's Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) on Friday said it has given its nod to the country's nuclear plant operator, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for the first pour of concrete for the third and fourth units at Tamil Nadu's Kudankulam.
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Pressurised Heavy Water Reactor 23.6.2017 Govt of india: PIB Features
Government’s announcement for the plan of construction of ten new Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR) of 700 MWe capacity vindicates the confidence in the indigenous PHWR technology which has been built over a period of nearly four decades
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'Foundation of Kundankulam's unit three to be laid by July start' 19.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The ASE Group, a subsidiary of Russia's ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation, on Monday announced that the foundation of the unit three of the Kundankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP), will be laid by the end of June or beginning of July.
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Russia to sign contract with India for two nuclear plants 19.6.2017 ET: Power
India and Russia will soon sign contracts for design and supply of equipment for Units 5 & 6 at Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP)
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Ujala scheme proving power-saver 18.6.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
Unnat Jyoti Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme of the central government implemented by the Chandigarh administration is turning out to be a power-saver.
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Kalpakkam radiation level is under permissible limit claims DAE 10.6.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) on Saturday asserted that its Kalpakkam (Madras) Atomic Power Station (MAPS) in Tamil Nadu has several safety features on par with any other nuclear plant in the world with radiation levels inside the plant have never gone beyond the permissible limit at any point of time. DAE statement came amid media reports stating that an officer in MAPS died due to radiation in the plant. MAPS, which is located at 80 km from south of Chennai, is of TYPE Nuclear Power Plant with a design capacity of 440 MW. It has two units. The first unit was commissioned in 1984 and the last in 1986. It is operated by Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), under the administrative of DAE. "The radiation levels inside the plant have never gone beyond the permissible limit at any point of time. The radiation protection programme of the station is reviewed by Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) in its regular inspections, besides periodic corporate reviews", DAE said. Stating that ...
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India’s answer to Donald Trump on climate is nuclear power 9.6.2017 ET: Power
Modi wants to position himself as a leader in the fight against climate change at a time when the global effort is under attack from President Trump.
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NFC to ramp up production in Hyderabad 8.6.2017 Hindu: Home
New facility at Kota in Rajasthan to manufacture 500 MT of fuel assemblies
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Units 5, 6 at Kudankulam nuclear power plant to cost Rs 50,000 crore 2.6.2017 ET: Power
The project will take seven years to start generating electricity, Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) Chairman and Managing Director S K Sharma said.
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