Extra second added to Indian time

A ‘leap second’ was added to the Indian clock at 5:29.59 hours today to synchronise with the Earth’s rotational clock. As the atomic clock at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) here struck 23:59:59 last night, it was programmed to add an extra…

India, Pakistan exchange list of nuclear facilities

India and Pakistan on Sunday exchanged for the 26th consecutive year a list of their nuclear installations under a bilateral agreement that prohibits them from attacking each other’s atomic facilities. “India and Pakistan today exchanged, through diplomatic channels simultaneously at New Delhi…