Bhabha Atomic Research Centre develops two new rice varieties

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre develops two new rice varieties

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By using radiation induced mutagenesis along with cross breeding, the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) has developed two mutants of rice and one mutant of cowpea, which are ready for release.
Bangladesh specifies facilities for Indian consultants for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

Bangladesh specifies facilities for Indian consultants for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant

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Bangladesh has modified and approved the terms and conditions for taking consultancy services from India for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant.
Renewed hopes for Indian Nuclear Power Project after Westinghouse take over

Westinghouse makes techno-commercial offer on nuclear power plant in India

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Progress in the techno-commercial negotiations between India and the US’ Westinghouse Electric Company on the construction of USD 20 billion six units of AP-1000 nuclear power reactors hinges on the operation of the reference plant of the above design in the US.
Indian Neutrino Observatory to come up in 7 years’ time

Indian Neutrino Observatory to come up in 7 years’ time

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After over a decade, the proposal for Indian Neutrino Observatory has received nod from the Environment Ministry and the Union Government says it will be operational in seven years’ time.
Human Resource Development started: 100 Engineers, Scientists joined Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh

Human Resource Development started: 100 Engineers, Scientists joined Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh

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Human Resource Development for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project has started with 100 scientists and engineers from the different domestic universities joining the Nuclear Power Plant Company Ltd (NPPCL).
Nuclear reactors do not have health consequences: Jitendra Singh

Nuclear reactors do not have health effects in neighbouring areas: Jitendra Singh

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The Indian government has clarified that the local population is not facing any health, property and safety consequences due to nuclear reactors in the neighbourhood and that the government departments carry out regular checks for any radioactivity level in the vicinity.
Bangladesh to set up 77 power plants with 18,905 MW of capacity

Bangladesh to set up 77 power plants with 18,905 MW of capacity

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Bangladesh has over 70 public and private sector power plants presently under construction.