United Nations/Seoul: The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday swiftly condemned North Korea

Seoul: North Korea, defiant in the face of international condemnation of its latest nuclear test, fired two more short-range missiles off its east coast on Tuesday and accused the US of plotting against its government.

London, May 3: Scientists claim to have found a unique method of identifying counterfeit antique malt whisky by detecting in the beverage traces of radioactive particles flung into the atmosphere by nuclear bomb tests.

Andrew Clark

The rump of the bankrupt bank Lehman Brothers is sitting on a stockpile of 200,000 kg of uranium

Under-scoring the need for total elimination of nuclear weapons, Pakistan told a UN panel on Wednesday that the objective should be achieved through an equitable approach and genuine empathy for the security concerns of all states. At the same time, Ambassador Farukh Amil said.

In the first of three features on the legacy of the Bush administration, Declan Butler looks at the United States' failure to deal with the risks of nuclear proliferation.

Washington: According to senior American and foreign officials, President Bush had deflected a secret request by Israel last year for specialised bunker-busting bombs it wanted for an attack on Iran

Sandeep Dikshit

NEW DELHI: Pakistan President Asif Zardari said on Saturday he would work on a no-first-use (NFU) policy of nuclear weapons and assured India that his government would not interfere in Jammu and Kashmir.

This is the first time that Pakistan has advocated the policy of no-first use of nuclear weapons.

When Barack Hussein Obama occupies the Oval office on January 20, 2009, he may go there with a strong India connection that has guided him through his formative years as a freshman senator

As George W. Bush stepped briskly into the White House for the signing ceremony in the afternoon of October 8, the gathering that included Ronen Sen, India's ambassador to the US, was aware that they were witnessing a rare and historic moment.

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