Monday, October 22, 2012

Australia state of Queensland lifts uranium mining ban

The Australian state of Queensland has lifted a 23-year ban on mining uranium, paving the way for exports to India.

The move follows a visit to Delhi last week by Australian PM Julia Gillard to discuss the sale of uranium with Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20026845