Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT)

Topics covered: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests. Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) What to study? For Prelims: CTBT- key facts. For Mains: Significance of the treaty and why India is not willing to sign the treaty, what needs to be done? Context: A recent report issued by the …

Insights Daily Current Events, January 21, 2014

ARCHIVES January 21, 2014 INTERNATIONAL India- Japan Relationship Civilian nuclear cooperation agreement between India and Japan and controversial issues India plans to build about 20 nuclear power plants to increase the share of nuclear power in supply from the current 4% to 25% by 2050. To meet its energy needs, India would like to partner …