31 May '16, 4pm

Based on its record, India does not meet the same standards of behavior as current NSG members

Based on its record, India does not meet the same standards of behavior as current NSG members

Global efforts to prevent the spread of the world’s most deadly weapons depend on universal compliance with rules that constrain the transfer of nuclear technology and concrete action by nuclear-armed states to reduce, not expand, their weapons capabilities. As President Barack Obama said in his landmark April 2009 speech in Prague “[I]n our determination to prevent the spread of these weapons, rules must be binding. Violations must be punished. Words must mean something. The world must stand together to prevent the spread of these weapons.” But just a year later, Obama announced that the United States would support Indian membership in the 48-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)—the nuclear technology control organization established in 1975 in response to India’s first nuclear weapons test blast, which used plutonium produced by a Canadian-supplied reactor using U.S.-ori...

Full article: http://www.armscontrol.org/ACT/2016_06/Focus/Obamas-India...

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India Charts a Roadmap to Achieve Ambitious Solar Targets

India Charts a Roadmap to Achieve Ambitious Sol...

wri.org 31 May '16, 5pm

In 2014, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a goal to increase solar power capacity to 100 gigawatts (GW) by 2...

India can defeat both China and Pakistan in WAR

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defencenews.in 29 May '16, 10am

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defenceforumindia.com 26 May '16, 3am

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A-bomb survivors welcome Obama’s visit to Hiroshima https://t.co/lmtZlgiZFD

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stripes.com 25 May '16, 8am

Yuki Tanaka, a professor from the Hiroshima Peace Institute at Hiroshima City University, told reporters last week at the ...

India likely to enter Missile Technology Control Regime this week

India likely to enter Missile Technology Contro...

defencenews.in 05 Jun '16, 7am

India is likely to enter the missile technology control ( MTCR ) regime this week, a move that will boost the country's ef...

Singapore, India Hold First Defense Ministers' Dialogue - The Diplomat

Singapore, India Hold First Defense Ministers' ...

thediplomat.com 04 Jun '16, 3am

India and Singapore held their first ever defense ministers’ dialogue Friday ahead of Asia’s premier security forum in the...

When you control the chaos, you control the outcome. That’s the power of #C4ISR solutions: https://t.co/AmvfTzpatA

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India-origin student tops CBSE class 12 result ...

zeenews.india.com 28 May '16, 5am

Singapore: An India-origin student has topped the Central Board of Secondary Education's Class 12 examination results amon...

India Likely To Get NATO Ally Status

India Likely To Get NATO Ally Status

defencenews.in 01 Jun '16, 10am

The American lawmakers recently approved amendments to a Defence Bill that would allow India to get the status of NATO (No...