There is concern over inherent dangers in 'nuclear brinkmanship': Indian diplomat
Ambassador Sharma reiterated that as a responsible nuclear power, India's nuclear doctrine continues to stress a policy of credible minimum deterrence with a posture of no-first use and non-use against non-nuclear weapon States.
China harps on NPT as P5 members meet to discuss nuclear non-proliferation
China has been opposing India's entry into the 48-member Nuclear S...
US envoy confident about achieving N Korea denuclearization
The United States suspended some its annual military drills with South Korea, but is reluctant to provide the North with big political or economic benefits unless it takes more serious disarm...
Committed to non-discriminatory, verifiable nuclear disarmament: India
The treaty, the first multilateral legally-binding instrument for nuclear disarmament, was adopted last week at the UN in New York.
Support for verifiable nuclear disarmament remains firm: India
Nuclear disarmament can be achieved by "a step-by-step process underwritten by a universal commitment and an agreed multilateral framework that is global and non-discriminatory", said Pankaj Sharma.
India, other EAS nations call for nuclear disarmament
The countries emphasised the importance of advancing nuclear disarmament, non-proliferation and peaceful uses of nuclear energy as 'mutually reinforcing pillars'.
South Korea, Japan, US to discuss Pyongyang's weapons tests next week
The meet will be attended by South Korea's Kim Hong-kyun and Japan's Kenji Kanasugi while the US will be represented by Joseph Yun.
Nuclear disarmament: Marshall Islands of 70,000 people, takes India to court
Marshall Islands, which received over $700 million in compensation from the US in the last century for adverse effects of nuclear weapons testing.
India can lead global nuclear disarmament initiative: Activist Alyn Ware
He said issues like "international disarmament initiatives, humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons & opening of Indo-US relations" were likely to come up in his talks with them.
India calls for global political will on nuclear disarmament
India has called for global political will for complete elimination of nuclear arms.
India calls for nondiscriminatory global nuclear disarmament
In his address to the UN General Assembly, Singh also called for building international consensus on key issues like cyber security, nonproliferation and terrorism.
'No question of India joining NPT as non-nuclear weapon state'
Joining NPT as a non-nuclear weapons state would require India unilaterally giving up its nuclear weapons.
India committed to nuclear disarmament
External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said that India is committed to non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament.
India ready to negotiate global No-First-Use nuclear treaty
"We refuse to participate in an arms race and our proposal for a convention banning use of nuclear weapons remains on the table," Foreign Minister Khurshid said.
Dalai Lama calls for nuclear disarmament
The Dalai Lama has appealed for the elimination of nuclear weapons which he says may no longer be useful as a deterrent.
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