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Tiruchi among five cities chosen for NAMA project 15.6.2018 Hindu: Cities
Selected based on its performance on solid waste management
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Any agreement with North Korea will be 'spur of the moment':... 10.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Any agreement with North Korea will be 'spur of the moment':...
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Is Kim Jong Un serious about denuclearisation? Trump says he will know 'within the first minute' 10.6.2018 DNA: Opinion
US President Donald Trump predicted today that he would know within a minute of meeting Kim Jong Un whether his "one-time shot" at peace with the North Korean leader had a chance of succeeding. Speaking just before embarking on his marathon journey to Singapore for the pair's historic summit, Trump bristled with confidence as he boasted that contacts between their respective negotiating teams had been positive. "It's unknown territory in the truest sense but I really feel confident," Trump said as he prepared to leave the ongoing G7 summit in Canada early and head to Asia. "I feel that Kim Jong Un wants to do something great for his people and he has that opportunity... It's a one-time shot," he said at a press conference, adding that the North Koreans had been working "very well with us." After his remarks, Trump headed to the Canadian air base at Bagotville by helicopter before boarding Air Force One and setting off for Singapore, where he was scheduled to arrive late Sunday. Trump and Kim are to have ...
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Any agreement with North Korea will be 'spur of the moment' - Trump 9.6.2018 Reuters: World News
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday any agreement with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at next week's summit would be "spur of the moment," underscoring the uncertain outcome of what he called a "mission of ...
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Trump says he will know in first minute if North Korea summit will succeed 9.6.2018 Reuters: World News
LA MALBAIE, Quebec (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would know within a minute whether something good will come of his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore, which he described as a "mission of peace."
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'Parmanu...' collects Rs 4.82 crore on opening day 26.5.2018 General News
Director Abhishek Sharma's "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" minted Rs 4.82 crores on its opening day on Friday.
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Parmanu good intentions gone to waste (Movie review **) 25.5.2018 Cinema-Showbiz
"Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran", Starring John Abraham, Boman Irani, Anuja Sathe, Diana Penty; Directed by Abhishek Sharma; Rating: **(2 stars).
President of India Visits an Exhibition on Department of Atomic Energy Technologies at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre and Inaugurates DAE Facilities 15.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, visited an exhibition on Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) technologies at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Trombay, Mumbai today (May 15, 2018).
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Address by the Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind on the occasion of Inauguration of Department of Atomic Energy Facilities at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre 15.5.2018 Govt of india: PIB
I am very happy to be amongst you all today, at this iconic national institution. The Bhabha Atomic Research Centre reflects the vision, efforts and foresight of Dr Homi Jehangir Bhabha and I am glad to have got a glimpse of the pioneering work that all of you do. I am more aware today about your work in the field of nuclear science and technology and I am happy that I inaugurated some of the facilities of Department of Atomic Energy today.
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Dismantling Of North Korea Nuclear Site "Well Under Way" Says US Monitor 15.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Satellite photos indicate North Korea has begun dismantling its nuclear test site ahead of a historic summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, a US monitor said Tuesday.
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Dismantling of N Korea nuclear site 'well under way': US monitor 15.5.2018 General News
Satellite photos indicate North Korea has begun dismantling its nuclear test site ahead of a historic summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, a US monitor said today. In a move welcomed by Washington and Seoul, North Korea said at the weekend it will "completely" destroy the Punggye-ri test site, in a ceremony scheduled between May 23-25 in front of invited foreign media. But no observers from international atomic monitoring agencies have been invited, raising concerns over the openness of the process. Punggye-ri, in the northeast of the country, has been the site of all six of the North's nuclear tests, the latest and by far the most powerful in September last year, which Pyongyang said was an H-bomb. North Korea pledged to close the testing ground after Kim last month declared the country's nuclear force complete and said it had no further need for the complex. The respected 38 North website said Tuesday that satellite images dated May 7 showed "the first ...
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Trump Administration Axes Project To Generate Power From Plutonium 13.5.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Trump administration plans to kill a project it says would have cost tens of billions of dollars to convert plutonium from Cold War-era nuclear bombs and burn it to generate electricity, according...
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America’s nuclear problem 12.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
It is estimated that an average American generates about 4.4 pounds of trash every day, totalling 254 million tonnes for the country each year. This i
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Spent fuel will be stored at KKNPP site itself: NPCIL 7.5.2018 Hindu: National
Says plant has enough capacity to store it for a few years more
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As PM Modi, Theresa May Hold Talks, India And UK Sign Multiple Agreements 19.4.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in the UK for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting or CHOGM, met Britain's prime minister Theresa May on Wednesday. The two leaders held wide-ranging talks...
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Chhattisgarh rice: A cure for cancer 8.4.2018 General News
A research conducted by Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) scientists discovered that some varieties of rice grains in Chhattisgarh have the capability to cure deadly diseases, including cancer.Varieties of rice grains such as Gathuwan, Maharaji and Layacha, which are found in central part of India, have anti-cancer properties, said Dr AK Sarawgi, the head of Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding at Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, where the research was conducted."We tested four varieties (of rice) initially and anti-cancer properties were found in three of them -- Maharaji, Layacha and Gathuwan," Sarawgi said.Layacha is the most effective of the three varieties that can cure lung and breast cancers, he said.According to the Sarawgi, the researchers induced and tested cancer cells, where they (cancer cells) were treated with extracts from the rice verities, and cancer cells were killed in the result.Agriculture and Water Resources Minister of Chhattisgarh Brijmohan Agarwal
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Chembur societies penalised for not composting garbage 7.4.2018 Hindu: Health
₹1.05-lakh fine imposed on 7 housing societies for not complying with BMC rules
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Crops and vegetables developed by BARC 4.4.2018 General News
The BARC developed mutant crop varieties have high patronage from the farming community and are extensively grown in different states of the country. Popularization is done by linkages established with State Agricultural Universities (through kisan mela, frontline demonstrations / exhibitions and awareness programmes).
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Wastes generated at  Nuclear Power Plants 28.3.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The wastes generated at the nuclear power stations during the operation of Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) are of low and intermediate radioactivity level. Typically, the quantity of low and intermediate level waste to be stored at site is about 0.15 cubic meters/year/MW.
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Explainer: Differing views of 'denuclearisation' complicate North Korea talks 28.3.2018 Reuters: World News
SEOUL (Reuters) - "Denuclearisation" is a word dominating the headlines as U.S. President Donald Trump leads an effort to pressure North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons programme.
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