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Kazakhstan plans to remain world uranium leader, says Kazatomprom head  Jul 21, 4:07 pm
Kyzlorda Region (Kazakhstan), July 21 (ANI): The chairman of Kazatomprom, Kazakhstan's National Atomic Company, has said that the country plans to remain a world leader in uranium supply.
Maoists set truck carrying uranium for UCIL ablaze  May 8, 4:39 pm
Jamshedpur, May 8 (ANI): Maoists torched a government-owned truck in a uranium mining area close to Jamshedpur.
UN nuke agency admits Iran has cut weapons-grade uranium stock  Apr 18, 1:32 pm
Washington, Apr. 18 (ANI): Iran has converted most of its nuclear stockpile into less volatile forms as part of a deal with six world powers, the U.N. atomic agency has said.
Japan agrees to handover 700 pounds of weapons-grade plutonium to US  Mar 25, 2:19 pm
Tokyo, March 25 (ANI): Japan is reportedly planning to handover more than 700 pounds (315 kg) of weapons grade plutonium and a supply of highly enriched uranium to the US.
Atomic Energy Dept. clarifies on media reports regarding UCIL operations in Jh'khand  Mar 6, 10:39 pm
New Delhi, March 6 (ANI): The Department of Atomic Energy on Thursday clarified that recent reports published by certain sections of media about the 'adverse radiation effects' of operations of Uranium Corporation of India Ltd. (UCIL) in Jaduguda, East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand are speculative, misleading and are not based on scientific facts.
Iran's Foreign Minister says country will not close nuclear program under duress  Feb 28, 1:44 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reportedly said that Iran's nuclear program will remain intact.
Iran begins curbing uranium enrichment as part of nuke deal   Jan 21, 1:02 pm
London, Jan. 21 (ANI): Iran has started curbing uranium enrichment under a nuclear deal reached with the world powers, the UN nuclear watchdog said.
Iran's nuke chief claims progress in uranium enrichment process  Dec 28, 2:21 pm
London, Dec. 28 (ANI): Iran's nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi has said the country is building a new generation of centrifuges for uranium enrichment, but that they need more tests before being mass-produced.
Iranian lawmakers introduce bill to increase uranium enrichment to 60%  Dec 26, 11:06 am
Washington, Dec. 26 (ANI): Iranian lawmakers have introduced a bill seeking to increase the nation's uranium enrichment to 60 percent.
'Exotic minerals' behind China's obsession with Moon mission  Nov 30, 2:05 pm
London, Nov. 30 (ANI): China's obsession with the Moon is apparently attributed to it being a 'beautiful' source of minerals and energy, a top Chinese scientist has revealed.
Iran plans to increase production of 5% enriched uranium post nuke deal  Nov 29, 10:42 am
Washington, Nov. 29 (ANI): Iran is reportedly planning to increase its production of five percent enriched uranium, local official news agency said.
Obama assuages Netanyahu on Iran post 'historic blunder' remarks  Nov 25, 10:59 am
Washington, Nov. 25 (ANI): President Barack Obama has reaffirmed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on working out a comprehensive solution for preventing Iran from developing a nuclear weapon, after the latter condemned the international community's nuclear deal with Tehran as a "historic mistake."
Pakistan welcomes nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers  Nov 24, 8:21 pm
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): The outgoing High Commissioner of Pakistan to India, Salman Bashir on Sunday said that his country welcomed the agreement between Iran and six world powers to resolve the nuclear issue, and added that the deal would help in boosting trade with neighbouring countries.
India to resolve Iran's nuclear issue through dialogues, diplomacy  Nov 24, 3:47 pm
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Sunday said that India would resolve matters related to Iran's nuclear issue through dialogues and diplomacy.
Iran agrees for UN inspection of nuclear sites   Nov 12, 11:04 am
Johannesburg, Nov. 12 (ANI): Iran has agreed to offer more information and expanded access to the United Nations nuclear inspectors, including more openings at a planned reactor and uranium site.
'Optimistic' Kerry says U.S. not 'blind' or 'dumb' to ease sanctions in Iran nuke talks  Nov 11, 10:53 am
Washington, Nov. 11 (ANI): U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed optimism on finalizing a deal to stop Iran from its domestic nuclear enrichment programme, but said America was neither "blind" nor "dumb" about Tehran's motives to ease out international sanctions.
Iran and West to begin drafting nuke deal post 'dramatic' progress in talks  Nov 8, 11:36 am
London, Nov. 08 (ANI): Iran and Western powers are all set to start drafting a nuclear agreement, an official said.
Israel warns of military action if Iran proceeds to 'build nuke bomb within month'  Oct 27, 11:25 am
Washington, Oct. 27 (ANI): An Israeli defense official has said a new report claiming Iran could produce enough weapons-grade uranium to build a nuclear bomb is good reason why Israel will take military action.
Iran would need just one month to convert enriched uranium to atomic bomb: U.S. report  Oct 26, 1:35 pm
Washington, Oct. 26 (ANI): A U.S.-based anti-proliferation group has claimed that Iran might need just a month to produce enough weapons-grade uranium for preparing a nuclear bomb, if it resorts to an extreme, direct enrichment procedure.
Israel says 'in broad agreement' with US over Iran's nuke programme   Oct 25, 11:29 am
Johannesburg, Oct. 25 (ANI): Israel's international affairs minister has said there were 'small differences' with the United States over the Iranian nuclear issue.
Iran lawmaker claims Tehran has sufficient 20% enriched uranium   Oct 24, 12:36 pm
Washington, Oct. 24 (ANI): An Iranian lawmaker has said Tehran need not produce 20 percent enriched uranium any more, as it has sufficient quantity in store.
Implementing 'additional protocol' part of Iran's nuclear proposal: Negotiator  Oct 16, 3:13 pm
Tehran, Oct. 16 (ANI): Iran's nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi has said discussions on implementing 'additional protocol' are part of his country's nuclear proposal.
Iran will not ship enriched uranium abroad as part of deal   Oct 14, 1:20 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 14 (ANI): Iran has signed a deal with World powers under which it will not ship its enriched uranium abroad in order to ease international sanctions over its disputed nuclear programme.
Manmohan Singh meets Australian PM in Brunei  Oct 10, 12:51 pm
Bandar Seri Begawan, Oct 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Brunei on Thursday to enhance bilateral and multilateral relations and discussed issues related to the sale of uranium.
Ex-US envoy to UN slams Iran nuke proposal as 'pure propaganda'  Oct 10, 12:31 pm
Washington, Oct. 10 (ANI): Former United States envoy to the United Nations John Bolton has said the latest nuclear proposal of Iran is a 'pure propaganda'.