International Atomic Energy Agency Current Affairs, GK & News
The Iranian Parliament has recently passed a bill called the “Strategic Measures for the Removal of Sanctions”. The bill aims to boost the nuclear activity of Iran in the wake of killing of the Iranian nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh. He was the head of the Iranian defence ministry innovation centre. He was assassinated on November ..
Category: International Current Affairs
The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, deemed university operating under Defence Research and Development Organization has designed microwave sterilizer called “ATULYA”. Highlights The Sterilizer is used to disintegrate COVID-19 virus. The sterilizer uses differential heating to disintegrate the virus in the range of 56 degree Celsius to 60 degree Celsius. The weight of the designed ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Rafael Mariano Grossi of Argentina has been appointed as the new Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), a United Nations’ nuclear watchdog. The Argentine diplomat will succeed late Yukiya Amano as the new chief of IAEA. Key Highlights The 58-year-old Gossi will be appointed for a term of four years and will assume ..
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Argentine diplomat Rafael Grossi has become the new director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for a term of 4 years and will assume office in January 2020. He will succeed late Yukiya Amano. Gossi will preside over the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons ..
Topics: Amano • International Atomic Energy Agency • Law by country • Massimo Aparo • NPT Review Conference • Nuclear proliferation • Politics by country • Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons • Yukiya Amano
Yukiya Amano, former Japanese diplomat and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Chief, passes away
Yukiya Amano ( 72), the former Japanese diplomat and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Chief, has passed away on 23rd July 2019. He had been chief of the key U.N. agency that regulates nuclear issues worldwide since 2009. It is not yet clear who will succeed Amano on an interim basis. During his tenure, Amano ..
Topics: Abdul Minty • Amano • Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster • International Atomic Energy Agency • International Relations • Massimo Aparo • Nuclear proliferation • Nuclear weapons • Politics • Yukiya Amano