Bangladesh Institute for Nuclear Agriculture develops 90 varieties of 13 crops using nuclear tech

Bangladesh Institute for Nuclear Agriculture develops 90 varieties of 13 crops

NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh Institute for Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) has so far introduced 90 new varieties of 13 different crops in Bangladesh using nuclear technology.
India to meet Uranium demand through mining, import

India to meet Uranium demand through mining, import

NUCLEAR ASIA
The Indian Government is looking at both boosting the indigenous production of Uranium and its import to keep up the operation of nuclear reactors at their rated power.
National Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences to open Cancer detection using nuclear technology

National Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences to open Cancer detection using nuclear technology

NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh’s premier medical institute the National Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (NINMAS) is going to set up its own Cyclotron department to bolster its nuclear technology-based cancer diagnosis services.
Bangladesh redraws list of farmers affected by Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh redraws list of farmers affected by Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
The Bangladesh Government is preparing a new list of farmers affected by the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, who will be eligible to receive compensation.
Nuclear Medicine Institute in Bangladesh gets cancer detection device

Nuclear Medicine Institute in Bangladesh gets cancer detection device

The Daily Star
With an aim to detect cancer at its primary stage, the Nuclear Medicine Institute (NMI), located on Dhaka Medical College premises, is going to install a Positron Emission Tomography and Computed Tomography (PET/CT) scanner from early January next year.
Rosatom sets up first overseas public information office in Bangladesh

Rosatom sets up first overseas public information office in Bangladesh

NUCLEAR ASIA
In the backdrop of construction starting for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, Russian giant Rosatom has opened its first overseas public information office in Ishwardi that will serve as a communication channel with local residents.
Bangladesh sets aside USD 11.38 bn for setting up Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh sets aside USD 11.38 bn for setting up Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
Bangladesh has started the payment process for setting up its first nuclear power plant at Rooppur and has opened a Letter of Credit worth USD 11.
Are there any other fissile materials than uranium used as nuclear fuel

Indian government tightens noose against nuclear smuggling

NUCLEAR ASIA
Tightening its noose against the movement of nuclear material in the black market, the Indian Government has set up Counter Nuclear Smuggling Team.
Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms

Coal power plants in India flouting emission control norms: Report

IANS
Out of around 500 units of coal-based power plants in India over 300 are not adhering to the emission norms notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in December 2015, a report by Greenpeace India, Help Delhi Breathe, My Right to Breathe, Jhatkaa, The Climate Agenda and Urban Jyoti Abhiyaan (URJA) said.

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