CAG faults NPCIL for cost overruns on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

CAG faults NPCIL for cost overruns on Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

NUCLEAR ASIA
The Comptroller and Auditor General has faulted Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) in execution and operation of Units I and II of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil Nadu that resulted in delays and subsequent escalation of cost.
Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in India to have 30-60 per cent localisation

Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant in India to have 30-60 per cent localisation

NUCLEAR ASIA
The France’s energy giant EDF hopes to finalise deal with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) by early 2018 and is aiming to include a degree of localisation in the setting up of the largest nuclear power plant in the world at Jaitapur, Maharashtra.
Atomic methods: How to get insight into archeology and identify art forgery

Atomic methods: How to get insight into archeology and identify art forgery

NUCLEAR ASIA
Radioactive atoms and radiation have been around well ahead of the origin of life on our planet.
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.