Nuclear Suppliers Group

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  • Stepping Stone

    Stepping Stone

    The Ministry of External Affairs on 8 December 2017 welcomed the decision of the Wassenaar Arrangement to admit India as the 42nd member of the organisation, which aims to regulate trade and use of dual-use technology. Following admission into the......

    December 13, 2017
  • NSG: China defiant despite Russian support for India

    NSG: China defiant despite Russian support for India

    Even as Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said that Moscow was trying to persuade China to let India enter the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Beijing said its stance on the issue remained unchanged. Ryabkov on Wednesday said Russia was......

    December 7, 2017
  • 'India can strengthen NSG'

    'India can strengthen NSG'

    Peter Taksøe-Jensen is the Ambassador of Denmark to India, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka.His previous assignment has been as the Ambassador of Denmark to the United States,2010- 15.Besides this, Ambassador Taksøe-Jensen has also held the positions of Head of Section,......

    September 11, 2017
  • Foreign policy muddle

    Foreign policy muddle

    With the US under President Trump ploughing a lonely furrow, we have the curious spectacle of India and China coming together on several issues like trade and climate change, while China remains implacably opposed to India’s more vital ambitions ~......

    July 12, 2017
  • China says no change in stance over India's NSG bid

    China says no change in stance over India's NSG bid

    China said on Friday that there is no change in its stance on admission of non-NPT states into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), marring India's chances of entering the 48-member elite club at its crucial meeting next week. "On the......

    June 16, 2017
  • China in touch with Russia over India's NSG bid

    China in touch with Russia over India's NSG bid

    China on Tuesday said it was in touch with Russia over India's application for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). After China on Monday said New Delhi's bid for NSG membership had become more "complicated", India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said New......

    June 6, 2017
  • China to block India's NSG bid again

    China to block India's NSG bid again

    China on Monday said it has not changed its position on India's membership bid for the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), indicating it will again block New Delhi's plea at the plenary session in Bern next month. "China's position on the......

    May 22, 2017
  • Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant units deal with Russia on: Gopal Baglay

    Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant units deal with Russia on: Gopal Baglay

    Work on a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Russia for reactor units 5 and 6 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) is at the stage of internal approval, a senior official said on Friday. Refuting a media report that......

    May 19, 2017
  • India, Pakistan should maintain friendly ties: Nawaz Sharif

    India, Pakistan should maintain friendly ties: Nawaz Sharif

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Islamabad and New Delhi should maintain friendly and good relations, media reported on Friday. "We [Pakistan and India] should maintain good relations and avoid involving in conspiracies against each other," Dawn news quoted......

    February 24, 2017
  • India, Pakistan should maintain friendly ties: Nawaz Sharif

    India, Pakistan should maintain friendly ties: Nawaz Sharif

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Islamabad and New Delhi should maintain friendly and good relations, media reported on Friday. "We [Pakistan and India] should maintain good relations and avoid involving in conspiracies against each other," Dawn news quoted......

    February 24, 2017
  • Sure India will get NSG membership: VK Singh

    Sure India will get NSG membership: VK Singh

    Though India's bid for membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) was stalled by China last year, Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh on Wednesday expressed confidence New Delhi's bid will succeed eventually. "We are sure that with our......

    January 4, 2017
  • Pakistan wary of NSG 'exemption' for India

    Pakistan wary of NSG 'exemption' for India

    Pakistan is encouraged by growing support in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) for establishing criteria for membership of non-NPT countries, but are wary of "big powers" pressurising smaller countries into granting exemptions for India in the admission process, media reported......

    December 14, 2016
  • Why does Pakistan need NSG membership, asks daily

    Why does Pakistan need NSG membership, asks daily

    Pakistan needs to establish its credentials as a responsible nuclear state before seeking membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), a Pakistani daily said on Tuesday. Pakistan has launched a fresh drive to gather support for its efforts to join......

    August 30, 2016