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DAE-Heavy Water Board Announces Jobs For Engineers, 10+2, ITI Candidates 11.1.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Online registration for the recruitment has already begun online at the official website of the Board at hwb.gov.in.
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Russia successfully tests world's first floating nuclear power plant 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Moscow, Russia has successfully tested the world's first floating nuclear power plant (NPP), a subsidiary of Rosatom nuclear corporation confirmed on Wednesday. "Successful tests are a great achievement of a large team of Rosatom. In recent months, all necessary inspections of the NPP's systems and equipment have been carried out with a gradual increase in its capacity in accordance with the plan," Sputnik quoted the nuclear power station operator Rosenergoatom saying.
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US backs India's early entry into NSG 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
US backs India's early entry into NSG New Delhi, Mar 14 (UNI) The United States has reaffirmed its strong support of India’s early membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), an official source said here. This was conveyed at the 9th round of the India-US Strategic Security Dialogue held in Washington on Wednesday. The Indian delegation was led by Vijay Gokhale, Foreign Secretary, while the US delegation was led by Andrea Thompson, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, a MEA source said. The two sides exchanged views on a wide range of global security and nonproliferation challenges and reaffirmed their commitment to work together to prevent the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems and to deny access to such weapons by terrorists and non-state actors, it said. "They committed to strengthen bilateral security and civil nuclear cooperation, including the establishment of six U.S. nuclear power plants in India". The source also ...
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Pakistan's nuke prog only for defence purposes': FO 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Islamabad, Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal, while speaking on the 20th anniversary of nuclear tests, has said that Pakistan's nuclear programme was only for defence purposes. A Dunya News report said that Mr Faisal said that Pakistan conducted nuclear tests in 1998 in response to the nuclear tests and "accompanying hostile posturing" by its neighbour. “These developments unfortunately put an end to the prospect for keeping South Asia free of nuclear weapons -- an objective which Pakistan had actively pursued,” he said. Notwithstanding these facts, Pakistan has remained steadfast in its commitment to non-proliferation and global peace and strategic stability, he said. Dr Faisal said Pakistan has demonstrated utmost restraint and responsibility in the stewardship of its nuclear capability since 1998. It is committed to the principle of Credible Minimum Deterrence and has persistently sought deterrence stability in the region. This objective has driven Pakistan to offer and ...
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Indo-France Accords 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
During the ongoing visit of President of France Mr.Emmanuel Macron to India signed 14 agreements of strategic importance on Defence cooperation both the nation can use each other military bases. Sometime ago India and America also signed same type of agreement to use each other military bases, joint defence exercise and exchange of military weapon armaments and related material. The France is already collaborating with India under the Make in India policy and building nuclear submarines at Mazgaon Dock of Indian Navy at the Western Naval Command at Mumbai. Two such nuclear submarines have been inducted into the Indian Navy fleet. The Indo-French Defence Pacts came amides Chinese expansionist design to lord over Pacific Ocean trade sea routes and to make its presence felt in Indian Ocean. On the accord in the maritime security and keeping the International Waters free Mr.Macron said both the countries will have unprecedented level of cooperation to such peace and stability in the Indian and Pacific ...
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India's oil demand growth set to overtake China by mid-2020s - IEA 10.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
India's oil demand growth is set to overtake China by mid-2020s, priming the country for more refinery investment but making it more vulnerable to supply disruption in the Middle East, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on ...
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Factbox: Where is France's pension reform strike being felt the hardest? 9.1.2020 Reuters: World News
French trade unions disrupted rail services, cut power generation and brought tens of thousands of demonstrators onto the streets on Thursday in a make-or-break push to force President Emmanuel Macron to abandon his planned pension reform.
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Ailing Eskom's new CEO takes helm with power shake-up on agenda 6.1.2020 Reuters: Money News
Eskom's new chief executive took charge of the struggling state-owned utility on Monday, embarking on the mammoth task of fixing South Africa's power deficit and restructuring a debt pile that has crippled the national economy.
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After Benjamin Netanyahu's "Nuclear Power" Slip Of Tongue, A Correction 5.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
In an apparent slip of the tongue on Sunday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described Israel as a nuclear power before correcting himself with a bashful nod and an embarrassed smile.
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Netanyahu, in apparent stumble, calls Israel 'nuclear power' 5.1.2020 Reuters: World News
In an apparent slip of the tongue on Sunday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described Israel as a nuclear power before correcting himself with a bashful nod and an embarrassed smile.
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Chandrayaan 3 "Most Likely" To Start In 2020: Union Minister 31.12.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said that India will soon have an atomic plant that will come up near the capital Delhi.
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NPCIL Announces Stipendiary Trainee Recruitment 28.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Registration process for the recruitment would begin on December 31 and the option to register for the recruitment will be available till January 21.
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PM Unveils Statue Of Vajpayee In Lucknow On His 95th Birth Anniversary 25.12.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled a statue of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Lok Bhawan in Lucknow. He also laid the foundation stone for the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical...
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Yucca Mountain or bust 25.12.2019 Central Chronicle
The power demands of modern life require the infusion of fuel and the disposal of resulting waste. If the nation is to move beyond fossil fuels, common sense dictates that a future run on clean energy must include a robust role for emissions-free nuclear power. While building a dependable supply chain for nuclear fuel, the […]
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Leading Science, Research Bodies Funding 54 Varsity Projects: Jadavpur University VC 25.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Vice Chancellor, who is an eminent academician, in his concluding remarks said, "We need to develop universities as sites for deliberations and debates where the community should be trained to...
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PM's "Amazing Power" Tribute Video On Vajpayee's Birth Anniversary 25.12.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his tribute to former prime minister Atal Bihar Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary said the three-time PM's "silence held more power than his words". "Many good...
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Nataraja: How the dancing avatar of Shiva made his way from rock sculptures to modern physics 24.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The deity, with obscure origins in the Indus Valley Civilisation, has inspired the likes of Carl Sagan and found a home at CERN.
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Readers’ comments: The people must come together to save the Constitution 21.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Responses to articles on Scroll.in.
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Anti-terror upgrades at reactors mean Japan LNG, coal demand to rise in 2020 20.12.2019 Reuters: Money News
Japanese utilities face hundreds of millions of dollars in extra fuel costs in 2020 as they buy in extra liquefied natural gas (LNG) and coal while nearly half the country's working nuclear reactors go off-line for government-ordered security ...
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NPCIL Announces Recruitment For Kaiga Site In Karnataka 16.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A total of 137 vacancies have been announced by NPCIL in Driver, Technician, Stipendiary Trainee/ Technician, Scientific Assistant and Stipendiary Trainee/ Scientific Assistant posts.
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