Articles about International Atomic Energy Agency

Iran adhering to terms of nuclear deal: UN atomic watchdog

23 Feb 2019

Iran adhering to terms of nuclear deal: UN atomic watchdog

Iran has been adhering to a deal with world powers limiting its nuclear programme, the United Nations atomic watchdog said yesterday, as diplomatic wrangling continues over the future of the accord.

US working with allies to get Iran to change behavior

27 Jul 2018

US working with allies to get Iran to change behavior

The Trump administration is working with its allies and partners to force Iran to change its behavior and stop its actions, the White House has said, days after US President Donald Trump warned Tehran of dire consequences for threatening America.

UN Chief "deeply concerned" by US decision to exit Iran-nuclear-deal

09 May 2018

UN Chief "deeply concerned" by US decision to exit Iran-nuclear-deal

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he is "deeply concerned" over US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, calling on all other nations to support the agreement and preserve the deal.

Iran nuclear deal: Trump threatens withdrawal, leaves matters with Congress

14 Oct 2017

Iran nuclear deal: Trump threatens withdrawal, leaves matters with Congress

US President Donald Trump is not a big fan of the Iran nuclear deal, as he has expressed multiple times in the past.

China again refuses to support India entry into NSG

05 Jun 2017

China again refuses to support India entry into NSG

China has once again ruled out backing India's bid to become a member of the 48-member Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).

NSG- China seeks formula for non-NPT countries before considering India

23 May 2017

NSG- China seeks formula for non-NPT countries before considering India

On May 23, China said it won't support India's NSG bid unless a universal formula is created for applications from non-NPT signatory countries.

Assassinations to the Azaan row: Understanding fatwas

11 May 2017

Assassinations to the Azaan row: Understanding fatwas

Fatwas have been at the centre of eye-catching news stories in recent times, especially in the wake of the Sonu Nigam Azaan controversy. They make for interesting reading material both due to reflection of radicalism in some and the sheer absurdity in certain others.

China firm, but other countries may support India's NSG membership

05 Apr 2017

China firm, but other countries may support India's NSG membership

It was reported on April 5 that some of the countries which opposed India's membership bid to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) may change their opinion and accept it instead.

Trump may mediate Indo-Pak peace process

04 Apr 2017

Trump may mediate Indo-Pak peace process

US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley hinted that US President Donald Trump may involve himself in the Indo-Pak peace process.

White House: President Trump would host PM Modi this year

29 Mar 2017

White House: President Trump would host PM Modi this year

In a statement on Tuesday, the White House said President Trump was looking forward to host Prime Minister Modi later this year.

NKorean missile reportedly explodes seconds after launch

22 Mar 2017

NKorean missile reportedly explodes seconds after launch

SKorean defence officials said a missile launch by the North failed, but didn't comment on what was being tested, or how many were fired.

North Korea conducts advanced engine test

19 Mar 2017

North Korea conducts advanced engine test

According to North Korean state media, the country has successfully tested a new high-thrust rocket engine, declaring the test a "new birth" for Pyongyang's space industry.

US deploys attack drones to South Korea

15 Mar 2017

US deploys attack drones to South Korea

Amid ongoing tensions with North Korea, the US has decided to permanently station a MQ-1C Gray Eagle attack drone system at the Kunsan Air Base in South Korea.

Trump invites Modi to America during phone call

25 Jan 2017

Trump invites Modi to America during phone call

President Donald Trump has invited PM Narendra Modi to visit the US later this year during a phone call between both leaders.

North Korea to test launch of ICBM

02 Jan 2017

North Korea to test launch of ICBM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said that his country was close to testing the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.

New draft proposal could pave way for India's NSG membership

29 Dec 2016

New draft proposal could pave way for India's NSG membership

In December 2016, a new draft proposal was distributed amongst the NSG members to make way for India's membership.

Sanctions to follow N. Korea's latest nuclear test

11 Sep 2016

Sanctions to follow N. Korea's latest nuclear test

US Special Envoy to North Korea, Sung Kim stated that the US, Japan and South Korea were considering imposing unilateral sanctions against North Korea after its latest nuclear test.

China supplies nuclear reactors to Pakistan, contradicts NPT

01 Aug 2016

China supplies nuclear reactors to Pakistan, contradicts NPT

The Arms Control Association on 15th July, 2016 released a report which assessed progress on non-proliferation.