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Challakere in Karnataka Wakes up to Reality of Secret Nuclear City Underneath

Challakere in Karnataka has come under limelight not for its importance as a hub for travel buses enroute to Bangalore but for a fencing area under the Defence ministry, purported to be the nuclear city of future to generate the country’s nuclear power for submarines, weapons and even hydrogen bombs. The US magazine Foreign Policy has quoted a former PMO ...

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Cold Fusion Research to be Restored

Ponting out it has the potential to provide answers to the country’s energy problems, some top nuclear scientists urge India’s new government to revive research on "cold fusion.” In the 1990s, the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai had done some work on cold fusion, now called Low Energy Nuclear Reactions or LENR, but abandoned the research 18 years ...

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