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2006-03-02 11:27:42

By Carol Giacomo, Diplomatic Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush must persuade international regulators and a skeptical U.S. Congress that his nuclear energy accord with India will help stop the spread of weapons. Congress and the 44-nation Nuclear Suppliers Group must both approve Bush's landmark accord, which would allow India, after three decades of pariah status, access to billions of dollars in U.S. and other atomic technology and fuel to meet its...

2006-03-02 09:02:56

By Steve Holland and Simon Denyer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and the United States sealed a landmark civilian nuclear cooperation pact on Thursday, the centerpiece of President George W. Bush's first visit to the world's largest democracy. The pact marks a major breakthrough for New Delhi, long treated as a nuclear pariah by the world, as it allows it to access American atomic technology and fuel to meet its soaring energy needs -- provided U.S. Congress gives its approval. It is...

2006-03-02 07:25:03

By Steve Holland and Simon Denyer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and the United States said on Thursday they had sealed a landmark civilian nuclear cooperation pact, the centerpiece of President George W. Bush's first visit to the world's largest democracy. "We have concluded an historic agreement today on nuclear power," Bush told a joint news conference with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. "I am looking forward to working with our United States Congress to change decades of law...

2006-03-02 06:10:22

By Steve Holland and Simon Denyer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and the United States sealed a landmark civilian nuclear cooperation pact on Thursday, the centerpiece of President George W. Bush's first visit to the world's largest democracy. The pact marks a major breakthrough for New Delhi, long treated as a nuclear pariah by the world, as it allows it to access American atomic technology and fuel to meet its soaring energy needs -- provided U.S. Congress gives its approval. It is...

2006-03-02 03:40:49

By Steve Holland and Simon Denyer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and the United States said on Thursday they had sealed a landmark civilian nuclear cooperation pact, the centerpiece of President George W. Bush's first visit to the world's largest democracy. "We have concluded an historic agreement today on nuclear power," Bush told a joint news conference with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. "I am looking forward to working with our United States Congress to change decades of law...

2006-03-02 00:44:10

By Steve Holland and Tabassum Zakaria NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush was given a grand reception in India on Thursday as officials from both countries edged closer to a landmark nuclear deal and communist and Islamist groups vowed more mass protests. As Bush started his formal meetings, police said blasts killed at least two people outside the Marriott Hotel in Karachi in Pakistan, the country that is next on the itinerary of Bush's south Asia tour. A...

2006-03-01 22:26:03

By Tabassum Zakaria and Y.P. Rajesh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. and Indian officials edged close to sewing up a landmark nuclear deal on Thursday as communist and Islamist groups vowed more mass protests ahead of formal talks involving President George W. Bush. Bush arrived in the Indian capital on Wednesday after a surprise visit to Afghanistan, where thousands of U.S. troops are still engaged in hunting down the architects of the September 11 attacks on the United States. The...

2006-03-01 16:40:22

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Communist and Islamic groups were planning mass protests around India on Thursday as U.S. President George W. Bush begins formal talks on his first visit to the world's largest democracy. Bush arrived on Wednesday after a surprise visit to Afghanistan, where thousands of U.S. troops are still engaged in hunting down the architects of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. The centerpoint of his visit to New Delhi is talks over a nuclear...

2006-03-01 09:24:07

By Y.P. Rajesh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Muslims and communists took to the streets across India on Wednesday, protesting against the visit of U.S. President George W. Bush, hours before his arrival. Bush's three-day visit to the world's largest democracy, which is also Asia's third-largest economy, has raised expectations in India as it sheds its socialist baggage and turns to the West to help it become a regional power. But it has also drawn the ire of leftist and...

2006-03-01 07:37:57

By Y.P. Rajesh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Muslims and communists took to the streets across India on Wednesday, protesting against the visit of President George W. Bush, hours before his arrival. Bush's three-day visit to the world's largest democracy, which is also Asia's third-largest economy, has raised expectations in India as it sheds its socialist baggage and turns to the West to help it become a regional power. But it has also drawn the ire of leftist and...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.