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New arms race undermining landmark nuclear control treaty: experts

Fifty years after the US, Russia and other powers reached a landmark deal to halt the spread of atomic weapons, an arms race and shifting US alliances risk triggering a new scramble for the bomb.

‘NSG membership necessary for Pakistan’s access to nuclear technology’

ISLAMABAD: The membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is imperative for Pakistan’s recognition as a responsible nuclear state and access to sophisticated nuclear...

UN votes to launch talks on nuclear weapons ban

UNITED NATIONS: A UN General Assembly committee on Thursday voted to launch negotiations on a new treaty banning nuclear weapons despite fierce opposition from...

Top UN court rejects Marshalls nuclear case against Pakistan, India, Britain

THE HAGUE: The UN's highest court on Wednesday narrowly threw out landmark cases brought by the tiny Marshall Islands against India, Pakistan and Britain...

Top UN court to decide Marshall nuclear case against Pakistan, India, UK

THE HAGUE: The UN's highest court will rule on Wednesday (today) on whether to take up a case brought by the tiny Marshall Islands...

Japan, India to sign nuclear cooperation deal in November: report

TOKYO: Japan and India are likely to sign a civil nuclear cooperation pact during a visit to Japan by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Pakistan seeks membership of Nuclear Suppliers Group

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has applied for membership of a nuclear suppliers group saying its inclusion would help reduce the proliferation of nuclear weapons, the foreign ministry said Friday.