• 06 October, 2022
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Nuclear Weapons: Destruction, Deterrence, Hoax or an Imaginary Cocktail

The two deadly dates of 06 Aug 1945 and 09 Aug 1945 witnessed the first use of nuclear weapons by USA over the two cities of Japan, Hiroshima and Nagasaki…

By Maj Gen Ashok Kumar

India carries out successful test of nuclear-capable Agni 4 ballistic missile

New Delhi, Jun 6 (PTI) India on Monday successfully carried out a night launch of the nuclear-capable Agni-4 ballistic missile from the APJ Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha, marking a…

Pakistan likely to continue to modernise and expand its nuclear capabilities:US intelligence official

Washington, May 18 (PTI) Pakistan is likely to continue to modernise and expand its nuclear capabilities by conducting training with its deployed weapons and developing new delivery systems in 2022…

Russia warns West over risk of conflict with NATO

LONDON (Reuters) - One of President Vladimir Putin's closest allies warned the West on Thursday that the increasing military support given to Ukraine by the United States and its allies…

Biden to discuss North Korea on Asia trip -White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden will discuss North Korea's nuclear and missile programs with his counterparts in South Korea and Japan during a trip to those two countries…

Russia says risks of nuclear war must be kept to minimum -TASS

(Reuters) -Russia believes the risks of nuclear war should be kept to a minimum and that any armed conflict between nuclear powers should be prevented, the TASS news agency quoted…

Nuclear Resurgence for Peace and War

The emergence of Covid-19 and climate change as existential threats to mankind had relegated the nuclear danger to a second level threat till the Russia-Ukraine war broke out. In 1991,…

By TP Sreenivasan

UK dismisses Lavrov’s “bravado”, says no imminent threat of escalation in Ukraine

LONDON (Reuters) -Britain's armed forces minister played down comments by Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on the possible use of nuclear weapons in the Ukraine-Russia conflict, dismissing them as "bravado".…

IAEA says Chornobyl nuclear plant has reestablished ties with state regulator

(Reuters) - Ukraine told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Tuesday that direct communications had been restored between the Chornobyl nuclear power plant and the state atomic power regulator…

Exclusive-U.S. cancels ICBM test due to Russia nuclear tensions

By Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military has canceled a test of its Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile that it had initially aimed only to…

G7 leaders tell Russia not to use biological, chemical, nuclear weapons

BERLIN (Reuters) - Leaders of the Group of Seven industrialized nations warned Russia not to use biological, chemical or nuclear weapons in its war with Ukraine, they said in statement…

Scholz told Putin not to use biological, chemical weapons in Ukraine

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz warned Russian President Vladimir Putin in direct talks not to use biological or chemical weapons in Ukraine, a government spokesperson said on Wednesday.…