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Warning! Dengue to return in February

Dengue, which claimed more than 500 lives in 2011, is set to return between the second week of February and the first week of April, 2012. The government has asked the international

IAEA seeks to send high-level mission to Iran

The UN nuclear watchdog wants to send a special high-level mission to Iran to address mounting concerns the country may be seeking to design nuclear weapons, its head said on Thursday. International

IAEA alleges signs of Pak-Syria nuke tie

UN investigators have identified a previously unknown complex in Syria that bolsters suspicions that the Syrian government worked with AQ Khan, the father of Pakistan’s atomic bomb, to acquire technology that could

No doubt Japan will overcome crisis: IAEA chief

VIENNA – Japan’s nuclear situation is still very serious but there is no doubt the country will “effectively overcome” the crisis, the head of the UN atomic agency said on Monday.
Yukiya Amano, addressing an emergency meeting of the Vienna-based agency’s 35-nation governing board, said he was starting to see some positive developments regarding the stricken nuclear power plant, 240 km north of Tokyo. “The crisis has still not been resolved and the situation at the Fukushima

IAEA under heavy political pressure: Iran

TEHRAN – Iran on Tuesday said the UN atomic watchdog was under “heavy political pressure” after the agency reported Tehran may have engaged in nuclear weaponisation studies more recently than previously thought.”If… the old issue of alleged studies which has no foundation is brought up then it shows that heavy political pressure is being exerted on the agency,” foreign ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said in reaction to the finding.
The IAEA chief Yuikya Amano said on