Australia's Abbott says to sign nuclear deal with India on Friday

Reuters News
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Posted: Sep 05, 2014 4:22 AM

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he would sign a civil nuclear deal with Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi later on Friday, clearing the way for uranium sales to the energy-hungry Asian nation.

(Reporting by Manoj Kumar; Writing by Frank Jack Daniel; Editing by Douglas Busvine)