INDIA AND CHINA REDUCE THE TEMPERATURE AHEAD OF HIGH LEVEL MEETINGS OVER INDIA’S ENTRY INTO NSG

India and China on Tuesday held the fifth round of Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Dialogue here, a key platform to discuss international security and disarmament issues amid Beijing’s continued efforts to block New Delhi’s entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). China has been blocking India’s…

India, China hold disarmament dialogue including Delhi’s NSG membership

India and China on Tuesday held a key dialogue on non-proliferation and disarmament as Delhi is understood to have reiterated to the Chinese side its non-proliferation credentials ahead of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) plenary scheduled after few months. This dialogue was among series of…

India not considering any proposal to Sign NPT as precondition to join NSG Govt

India is not considering any proposal to sign the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Treaty (NPT) as a precondition for joining the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the Lok Sabha was told on Wednesday. Replying to a written question, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh…

INDIA TAKES NUCLEAR NON PROLIFERATION VERY SERIOUSLY DEFENCE MINISTER

India takes nuclear non-proliferation very seriously and unlike some of its neighbours, it does not believe in “dirty bombs”, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today, in an oblique reference to Pakistan. Sitharaman, while speaking at a book release function here, said India is complying with…