Nuclear power

A model of the nuclear reactor "Hualong One" is pictured at the booth of the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) at an expo in Beijing, China April 29, 2017. Picture taken April 29, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

Enter the Nimble Dragon: China looks to small reactors for nuclear edge

China is planning to take control of the global nuclear market with small nuclear reactors that be used in isolated regions, on ships and even planes

Iran’s Been Two Years Away From a Nuclear Weapon for Three Decades

In 1984 Jane’s Defence Weekly informed readers that Iran would have a nuclear weapon within “two years”. Nor was Jane’s alone in making such predictions

Iran says four arrested for trying to sabotage nuclear site

The head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organisation, Ali Akbar Salehi, says the four were “caught red-handed and their interrogations are ongoing”

Deal with Iran reached on nuclear probe

Coming just a day before it meets representatives from the six world powers in Baghdad, Iran’s agreement to allow international inspectors access to its nuclear facilities could open the way for further accord