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Indian A-SAT test is an assault on efforts to demilitarise space: CNDP Statement

Indian A-SAT test is an assault on efforts to demilitarise space: CNDP Statement

Featured, Nuclear Disarmament March 30, 2019 at 4:29 am 0 comments

The Coalition for Nuclear Disarmament and Peace (CNDP) takes serious note of the dramatic declaration of the Indian Prime Minister, on March 27, early afternoon, claiming, in a nationally televised address, successful testing of an ASAT missile by way of destroying an Indian military Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite at an altitude of almost 300 kms, over the Bay of Bengal.

The world is meeting in Mexico to discuss nuclear ban. India must support.

The world is meeting in Mexico to discuss nuclear ban. India must support.

Nuclear Disarmament, Struggle Updates February 8, 2014 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

Next week, around 130 governments, UN agencies and civil society organisations are gathering in Nayarit where the Mexican government is hosting a conference on the Humanitarian Consequence of Nuclear Weapons. This is a follow up of the Oslo Conference last year in which attracted 120 governments. The fact that this initiative, facilitated by the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons(ICAN) has received such wider support is a testimony to the fact that abolishing nuclear weapons remains a deeply popular aspiration. The initiative focuses on the problem of nuclear weapons, not in military and geopolitical terms, as has been done for decades, but through the lens of the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons.

The Verdict on Koodankulam: A Travesty of Justice

The Verdict on Koodankulam: A Travesty of Justice

Documents, Koodankulam May 22, 2013 at 8:25 am 1 comment

The Supreme Court’s verdict on Koodankulam in a public interest litigation rests on three highly contestable premises: the judges’ belief in the indispensability of nuclear energy for India’s progress, their faith in the country’s nuclear establishment despite its appalling past record, and the judges’ notion of the larger public interest,Read More

CNDP Appeals to the Australian PM Against Uranium Export to India

CNDP Appeals to the Australian PM Against Uranium Export to India

International Solidarity, Koodankulam October 16, 2012 at 10:22 pm 2 comments

This uranium will fuel the massive expansion of nuclear power programme that the Indian government is undemocratically pushing on poor people of India, criminally overlooking the concerns of safety, environment, livelihoods of surrounding populations and the financial implications.