World powers discuss Iran nuclear standoff

Agence France-Presse, BERLIN: Senior officials from the UN Security Council permanent member nations plus Germany held talks here on Thursday ahead of negotiations with...

South Korea Sees No Escalation In North Korean Nuclear Issue

, Berlin (AFP): South Korea sees little danger of an escalation in North Korea's nuclear programme in the near future, Finance Minister Kwon O-Kyu...

US to scrap nuclear deal if India tests weapons

Agence France-Presse, WASHINGTON: The United States will scrap a landmark deal to export civilian nuclear fuel and technology to India if New Delhi conducts...

Iran Studying Nuclear Proposal But Will Not Compromise Over Nuclear Rights

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Tehran: Iran said Sunday it would not compromise on its nuclear "rights", but asserted it was still studying an international proposal that...

Nuke Meeting Suspended After Iranian Objections

Agence France-Presse, Vienna (AFP): A UN conference considering ways to improve the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty suspended its work Wednesday following Iranian objections to a...

Defiant Iran Threatens To Quit Nuclear Treaty

Agence France-Presse, Tehran: Iran on Sunday threatened to walk out of an international atomic treaty, as it continued to insist on its right to...

Iran refuses to halt nuclear work

, VIENNA (Reuters): Iran brushed off threats intended to make it freeze its nuclear programme as a U.N. deadline to do so fell due...

North Korea has no nuclear warhead to fit missile: official

North Korea has yet to develop a nuclear warhead small enough to fit on a missile, a senior US official said on Wednesday, contradicting...

India bans Iran nuclear-related trade

India has banned trade in all goods and services with Iran that could help Tehran pursue development of nuclear weapons, a government statement said. The...

North Korea says conducted ‘successful’ H-bomb test

North Korea said Wednesday it had carried out a "successful" hydrogen bomb test, a claim that -- if true -- massively raises the...