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Japan says it needs nuclear power, can host towns ever trust it again?

May 05, 2022 11:54 am

After the disaster 11 years ago at a nuclear power station in Fukushima, where an earthquake and tsunami led to a triple meltdown, Japan took most of its nuclear plants offline.

Japan quake revives concerns over Kishida's drive to restart idle nuclear plants

March 17, 2022 2:43 pm

On the 11th anniversary of that earthquake earlier this month, some ruling party lawmakers urged the government to hasten the restart of nuclear power plants still shuttered because of safety concerns.

Ukraine nuclear plant attack: all you want to know

March 04, 2022 2:36 pm

The Ukrainian regional authority confirmed in a Facebook post that Russian forces had captured the nuclear plant and said personnel were monitoring the condition of power units to ensure they could operate safely.

Pakistan connects its first 1,100MW nuclear power plant to national grid

March 19, 2021 2:50 pm

The Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) in a statement termed it a "Pakistan Day" gift to the nation.

India, US agree to build six nuclear power plants in India

March 14, 2019 8:58 am

Post-waiver, India signed civil nuclear cooperation agreements with the US, France, Russia, Canada, Argentina, Australia, Sri Lanka, the UK, Japan, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan and South Korea.

Nuclear power plants to come up in Uttarakhand, Punjab, UP: Govt

April 27, 2016 1:55 pm

Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh said there are plans to set up nuclear plants in North Indian states.

Ratifying nuclear-convention: Road from ‘intent’ to ‘commitment’

February 15, 2016 6:01 am

In 1999, then, the Department of Atomic Energy sponsored a project, ‘A critical and comprehensive study of the nature and extent of State responsibility arising out of nuclear incidents/accidents within national boundaries and beyond’.

Explosive eruptions: Sakurajima volcano in Japan erupts

February 05, 2016 6:52 pm

Japan's Meteorological Agency raised the warning level on the peak, which experiences hundreds of small eruptions a year, to 3.

Shiv Sena going Enron way in Jaitapur, says NCP

June 05, 2015 2:20 am

Malik wondered if the party was going same way on Jaitapur, basing his doubts on the timing of Kadam’s statement, when Uddhav was in Europe.

Power generation resumes at Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant

November 11, 2013 2:35 pm

First unit was shut down on October 29 for the second time in a week for some tests.