Bangkok, July 16 (DPA) The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Monday warned that in the backdrop of rapid spread of sensitive technology, disarmament efforts must be speeded up to ensure peaceful use of nuclear energy.
Monday, July 16, 2007 3:52:37 PM
Tokyo, July 16 (RIA Novosti) A powerful earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale that hit Japan's largest island, Honshu, Monday killed at least four people, injured more than 400, caused massive destruction of property and led to a fire at a nuclear power plant.
Monday, July 16, 2007 2:28:35 PM
Bangkok, July 16 (Xinhua) United Nation's nuclear watchdog Monday confirmed the shutdown of North Korea's Yongbyon nuclear reactor.
Monday, July 16, 2007 12:25:23 PM
Tokyo, July 16 (Xinhua) Over 150 people were injured Monday in a 6.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked central west Japan shaking buildings as far away as Tokyo and also caused a fire at a nuclear reactor.
Monday, July 16, 2007 11:45:18 AM
Beijing, July 16 (Xinhua) China's quality watchdog has claimed seizing adulterated protein powder imported from a US company.
Monday, July 16, 2007 10:33:10 AM
Yangon, July 16 (Xinhua) Myanmar and Bangladesh are enhancing cooperation in developing hydropower, seeking to build plants in Myanmar.
Monday, July 16, 2007 10:31:41 AM
Tokyo, July 16 (DPA) An earthquake with a magnitude estimated at 6.6 on the Richter scale struck north-western Japan early Monday, shaking buildings as far away as Tokyo and leading to a tsunami warning.
Monday, July 16, 2007 9:37:15 AM
Hong Kong, July 15 (DPA) A Hong Kong health expert has warned about the dangers of eating wild field mice after they appeared on restaurant menus in southern China for the first time since the 2003 atypical pneumonia epidemic, a media report said Sunday.
Sunday, July 15, 2007 6:59:10 PM
Singapore, July 15 (DPA) Dental experts have raised doubts over the authenticity of a purported Buddha's tooth in a Singapore temple, claiming it could not have come from any human being.
Sunday, July 15, 2007 12:57:49 PM
Hong Kong, July 15 (DPA) Global climate change may mean Hong Kong will no longer have winters by the middle of this century, the head of the territory's weather service has predicted.
Sunday, July 15, 2007 12:37:48 PM
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