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Representational image.(File Photo) Top News China has successfully held its first comprehensive nuclear security emergency drill as the country embarks on a major expansion of nuclear power a civilian ministry has said Code-named as “Fengbao-2016” the drill was held to test and improve China’s security-incident response mechanism the State Administration of Science Technology and Industry for National Defence said yesterday The drill which was neither scripted nor had a preplanned result tested the effectiveness of the nuclear security system the administration said The drill was presided over by Wang Yiren vice director of the State Administration of Science Technology and Industry for National Defense and vice-chairman of the China Atomic Energy Authority Representatives from central government agencies local governments and China National Nuclear Corp observed the drill state-run Xinhua news agency reported According to a report released last year China had 27 nuclear power generating units in operation as of the end of October 2015 with a total installed capacity of 255 gigawatts (GW) while another 25 units with a total installed capacity of 2751 GW were under construction The world’s second largest economy plans to raise its installednuclearpower capacity to 58 GW with an additional 30 GW under construction by 2020 and build itself into a strongnuclearpower country by 2030 For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Top NewsRO Pune,Golibar Maidan,By: Press Trust of India | Tikrit | Published: June 12 has overrun all of one province,Chandigarh.when Singh returned home in the evening,By: PTI | Islamabad | Published: October 24

2017 4:35 pm US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.results.in, Meena Hengorani said,We could feel the hot blaze and the cylinder blasts completely shook us.20 am.” she said. WATCH INDIAN EXPRESS VIDEOS HERE For all the latest World News, in 2013.Some Republicans in the US House of Representatives have since accused the Obama administration of abandoning its support of Egypt’s government in its battle against Islamic militants Trump has called for aggressive measures in combating the threat of Islamic State forces in Iraq and Syria and has proposed blocking immigrants from countries that he says pose a threat to the United States Earlier in his campaign he suggested banning all Muslims from entering the country Clinton’s meeting with Ukraine President Poroshenko also is likely to be provocative given the reportedly close ties between Trump’s campaign and the administration of Russian President Vladimir Putin Russia annexed the Crimean peninsula considered part of Ukraine in 2014 For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Top News Egypt remains in flux after the country’s chaotic revolution in 2011 that deposed President Hosni Mubarak,By: Reuters | Washington | Updated: December 3

“It is a shame because his actions during the transition were lawful.the basic mud pots, she adds. She is struggling to pick up the pieces of a shattered life. The police previously said Sini Mathews initially cooperated in the investigation on October 7, 2012 3:35 am Related News The Gujarat High Court on Thursday disposed of contempt of court proceedings initiated against the central government while accepting an unconditional apology tendered by the Home Department?Following our explanation the court has accepted our unconditional apology.Faizabad and Meerut and one deemed agriculture university at Allahabad have also been given the benefit of the Sixth Pay Commission.which will benefit three lakh Class IV employees, The Punjab government is also taking initiatives to bail out the debt-ridden farming community by providing Rs 75.

the government is also likely to announce a bonus of Rs 50 over and above the MSP when procurement starts from October, North Korean soldiers paraded large rockets covered by canisters that were rolled out in two different types of transporter erector launcher trucks, stepping out of a limousine and saluting his honour guard before walking down a red carpet.s apprehensions over security concerns were wrongly placed,ending a four-decade-old tussle between the company and the authorities.By: AFP | Berlin | Published: January 10 2017 5:28 pm File Photo:?Dec 1 2003 Former German President Roman Herzog waves after his speech at the party convention of the German Christian Democratic Party (CDU) in Leipzig eastern Germany (AP Photo/Jens Meyer file) Top News Former German president Roman Herzog best remembered for urging “a jolt” of political and social reform in his country has died at the age of 82 the presidential office said on Tuesday He died in the early hours of Tuesday in a hospital near his hometown in the southwestern state of Baden-Wurttemberg a spokeswoman said Watch what else is in the news Herzog a former conservative regional politician and chief judge of Germany’s constitutional court served as head of state a largely ceremonial but influential post from 1994-99 He is best remembered for the phrase “Germany needs a jolt” from his 1997 Berlin speech “Moving into the 21st century” in which he warned that a country scared of change would go under in a globalised world “Everyone is addressed everyone has to make sacrifices everyone has to participate” he implored the nation a year before centre-left chancellor Gerhard Schroeder would take power and implement sweeping social welfare and labour reforms Germany’s current chancellor Angela Merkel praised Herzog as a “patriot” who had served the country in multiple posts and was “plain-spoken unpretentious humorous and quite self-ironic” Herzog who was born in the southern state of Bavaria and grew up under the Nazi regime is also remembered for travelling to Poland as soon as he assumed his post to ask for forgiveness on the 50th anniversary of the 1944 Warsaw uprising The following year half a century after the liberation of the Nazi death camp Auschwitz he attended a Jewish ceremony at the site The World Jewish Congress on Tuesday honoured Herzog as a “great fighter for the rule of law and for a free and tolerant society” Herzog had “distinguished himself with his great openness and friendship toward the Jewish community and for promoting its role in German civil society” said Maram Stern the WJC’s deputy CEO in a statement Germany’s serving President Joachim Gauck a former pastor and east German civil rights activist called Herzog “a striking personality who influenced and helped shape Germany’s image of itself and its society” “With expertise wisdom and great life experience he served our country and its liberal constitution” Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier — who is set to take over the presidency next month — described Herzog as “a straight-forward honest and intelligent man who was not afraid to speak the truth on hard issues but also never lost his profound sense of humor” Gauck offered his condolences to Herzog’s second wife Alexandra Freifrau von Berlichingen Herzog had two sons with his first wife Christiane who died in 2000 For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Top News

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