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  • Jaitapur Nuclear Reactors: Maharashtra

    Why in News Recently, the Centre has given in-principle (first step ) approval for setting up of six nuclear power reactors at Jaitapur in...

    17 Dec 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Reports of Global Arms Trade: SIPRI

    Why in News According to a report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), which tracks global arms trade, three Indian...

    08 Dec 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Indian Navy Day

    Why in News Every year, Indian Navy Day is celebrated on 4th December to respect the Indian Navy’s counter-attack in Operation Trident during...

    06 Dec 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Nuclear Energy & Climate

    Why in News According to a recent study published by the Global Carbon Project (GCP), the global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are set to soar 4.9%...

    01 Dec 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Enriched Uranium Stockpile by Iran

    Why in News Recently, Iran’s atomic agency said that its stockpile of 20% enriched uranium has reached over 210 kilograms. In April 2021,...

    06 Nov 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Nuclear: A More Reliable Source of Energy

    This article is based on “Nuclear Power: A Climate Response That Gets Short Shrift” which was published in Livemint on 17/10/2021. It...

    19 Oct 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan

    Why in News Recently, Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan of Pakistan passed away. He is hailed as the man who single-handedly ensured that Pakistan succeeded in...

    12 Oct 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Fusion Ignition

    Why in News Recently, researchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (which operates the National Ignition Facility in California, US)...

    20 Aug 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Global Expansion of Nuclear Arsenal: SIPRI Report

    Why in News According to a recent report published in the SIPRI Yearbook 2021, the number of nuclear warheads which are ready and deployed have...

    16 Jun 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • China's 'Artificial Sun' EAST

    Why in News Recently, China’s Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak (EAST) achieved a peak temperature of 288 million degrees...

    04 Jun 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • National Technology Day

    Why in News India observes its National Technology Day on 11th May every year. Key Points About: The day, which was first observed on 11th...

    12 May 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • IAEA - Iran Deal over Nuclear Inspections

    Why in News Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have agreed to temporary measures to offset Iran's decision to restrict access to...

    23 Feb 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • Iran Steps Up Uranium Enrichment

    Why in News Recently, Iran has resumed enriching uranium up to 20% in violation of the 2015 nuclear deal and also seized a South Korean-flagged...

    05 Jan 2021 Nuclear Technology

  • China’s Artificial Sun

    Why in News China successfully powered up its “artificial sun” nuclear fusion reactor for the first time recently, marking a great...

    07 Dec 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • India’s Stand on Nuclear Weapons

    Why in News In the recent High-level Meeting to Commemorate and Promote the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (26th...

    07 Oct 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • Credibility of Nuclear Deterrence

    This article is based on Bringing nuclear risks back into popular imagination which was published in The Hindu on 10/08/2020. This article deals...

    11 Aug 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • Hiroshima Black Rain

    Why in News Recently, a district court of Hiroshima (Japan) has recognised 84 survivors of the post-nuclear explosion “black rain” as...

    31 Jul 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) Assembly

    Why in News Recently, the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) celebrated the start of Assembly of the ITER Tokamak at...

    31 Jul 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • Russia Accused of Testing Anti-Satellite Weapon

    Why in News Recently, the USA and the UK have accused Russia of test-firing a space-based anti-satellite weapon. Key Points USA’s...

    27 Jul 2020 Nuclear Technology

  • Kakrapar Atomic Plant Achieves Criticality

    Why in News Recently, the third unit of the Kakrapar Atomic Power Project (KAPP-3) in Tapi district of Gujarat achieved its first criticality. Key...

    23 Jul 2020 Nuclear Technology

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