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Who Has UK Nuclear Button While Boris Johnson Is Ill? No Comment 7.4.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The British government declined on Tuesday to say who had responsibility for the United Kingdom's nuclear codes while Prime Minister Boris Johnson is treated in intensive care for COVID-19...
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Who has the UK nuclear button while Johnson is ill? No comment 7.4.2020 Reuters: Top News
The British government declined on Tuesday to say who had responsibility for the United Kingdom's nuclear codes while Prime Minister Boris Johnson is treated in intensive care for COVID-19 complications.
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Pentagon Successfully Tests Unarmed Hypersonic Missile 21.3.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The United States announced Friday it has successfully tested an unarmed prototype of a hypersonic missile, a nuclear-capable weapon that could accelerate the arms race between superpowers.
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India not to go in for atom bomb 11.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
The Defence Minister, Mr. Swaran Singh turned down in the Lok Sabha to-day [March 11, New Delhi] the Jan Sangh member, Mr. Kanwarlal Gupta’s demand th
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Jaishankar to head for Sochi for talks with Chinese and Russian counterparts 7.3.2020 Hindu: Rx
Afghanistan, collapse of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty top the agenda
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What changed for India after Balakot airstrike? 5.3.2020 Rediff: News
A realistic assessment will tell us that not much has changed between India and Pakistan; the relationship remains as fraught as before with little prospect of reconciliation, notes Ajai Shukla.
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No change in India’s nuclear doctrine: MEA 4.3.2020 Hindu: Health
“There has been no change in India’s nuclear doctrine,” Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan said in the Lok Sabha
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What changed the India-US relationship forever 3.3.2020 Rediff: News
In the mid-1980s, India and the US struggled to arrive at sufficient confidence for Washington to even sell a supercomputer to India for monsoon prospecting. Now, the most sensitive military technologies, data, and intelligence resources are being shared. This would not have happened without that one, big deal that changed the fundamentals of India-US relations, notes Shekhar Gupta.
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Exclusive: Norway wealth fund could blacklist four major climate culprits 2.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund will exclude four companies for their vast emissions of greenhouse gases, or at least put them on probation to force them to change, the chairman of its ethics watchdog told Reuters.
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Style or substance? Which way will Trump's visit go? 20.2.2020 Rediff: News
With a decelerating economy that weakens India's hands on geopolitical issues, it will be interesting to know which way this trip will go.
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U.S. renews pressure on China to join nuclear talks 15.2.2020 Reuters: World News
The United States on Friday renewed pressure on China to join nuclear arms control talks with Washington and Moscow, seeking to overcome Beijing's long-standing opposition to entering such a dialogue.
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US, China, Russia Stoking Global Mistrust, Insecurity: German President 14.2.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Germany's president took an indirect swipe at US President Donald Trump on Friday in accusing Washington, China and Russia of stoking global mistrust and insecurity with a "great powers" competition"...
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U.S., China, Russia making world more dangerous - German president 14.2.2020 Reuters: World News
Germany's president took an indirect swipe at U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday in accusing Washington, China and Russia of stoking global mistrust and insecurity with a "great powers" competition" that could threaten a new nuclear arms race.
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Amid arms race, Macron offers Europe French nuclear wargames insight 7.2.2020 Reuters: World News
President Emmanuel Macron on Friday offered to open a "strategic dialogue" with willing European partners about the role of French nuclear deterrence policy in continental security, calling for a "surge" in European defence spending and resolve.
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India test-fires K-4 submarine-launched missile 25.1.2020 Rediff: News
The missile, developed by the DRDO, has a range of 3,500 km and it will be able to bring almost all parts of Pakistan and several areas of China within its reach, officials said.
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UN, US "Must Act" To Prevent Conflict Between Nuke-Armed Nations: Pak PM 22.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran on Wednesday urged the international powers, including the UN and the US, to help de-escalate tensions with India, saying they "must act" to prevent the two nuclear-armed...
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India tests Nuclear-missile from undersea pad 20.1.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
India tested its nuclear-capable K-4 submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), designed to have a strike range of 3,500 km, from an undersea platform in the shape of a submersible pontoon off the coast of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday.
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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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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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Russia says it has deployed first hypersonic nuclear-capable missiles 27.12.2019 Reuters: World News
Russia deployed its first regiment of hypersonic nuclear-capable missiles on Friday, the Defence Ministry said, a move which President Vladimir Putin has boasted puts his country in a class of its own.
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