October 22, 2013 The Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, a joint project with Russia, begins producing electricity on the country's southern tip.
September 11, 2013 A photo snapped from space shows steam rising from the facility housing the 5-megawatt reactor at Yongbyon that was dismantled as part of disarmament efforts five years ago.
September 1, 2013 The plant that was badly damaged in the 2011 earthquake and tsunami was found to be leaking contaminated water last month.
August 11, 2013 The INS Arihant is believed to be the first nuclear-powered submarine to be built outside of the Cold War "nuclear club," of the United States, U.K., France, Russia and China.
April 30, 2013 The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was crippled in March 2011 by an earthquake and tsunami. Groundwater continues to pour into its reactor buildings, and workers are pumping it out. A forest likely will be cut down to make room for more storage tanks. Meanwhile, some storage facilities are leaking.
June 20, 2011 In the U.S., meanwhile, "federal regulators have been working closely with the nuclear power industry to keep the nation's aging reactors operating within safety standards by repeatedly weakening those standards," the AP reports.
April 28, 2011 Yukiya Amano, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency, says that the target destroyed by Israeli warplanes five years ago "was a reactor under construction" — something that Syrian officials have long denied.
March 24, 2011 The subcontractor said he had measured cables that would take power to safety systems at a power plant now under construction. But prosecutors allege he never did the work.