Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)

Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) What to study? For Prelims: Objectives of the treaty. For Mains: Significance and implications of the treaty. Context: Iran has warned to withdraw from the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) if the European Nations refer the dispute over its atomic programme to the United Nation Security …

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 …