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China launches telecommunication satellite


May 27th, 2012 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 27 (IANS) China successfully launched a telecommunication satellite into orbit Saturday night.The ChinaSat 2A was launched at 11.56 p.m. using a Long March-3B carrier rocket from Xichang ... Read more...

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China launches two satellites


April 30th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 30 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched into space two navigation satellites, authorities said.The launch of the 12th and 13th satellites for the Beidou global navigation and positioning network ... Read more...

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China launches French-made satellite


April 1st, 2012 - 7:21 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April (IANS) China successfully has sent a French-made communication satellite into orbit with a carrier rocket launched from the southwest Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.Monitoring data indicated that the ... Read more...

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China launches communication satellite for Nigeria


December 20th, 2011 - 3:57 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 20 (IANS) China launched a Nigerian communication satellite into orbit early Tuesday with its Long March-3B carrier rocket from southwest Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.The satellite, produced by China ... Read more...

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China launches communications satellite for Pakistan


August 12th, 2011 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) China has launched a communications satellite for Pakistan from its Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province, Xinhua reported Friday.Launched at 0:15 a.m. Friday, the satellite ... Read more...

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China to launch satellite for Pakistan


August 10th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 10 (IANS) China will launch a communications satellite for Pakistan at an "appropriate time", an official said Wednesday.A spokesman for the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's ... Read more...

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China launches new communication satellite


June 21st, 2011 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 21 (IANS) China successfully launched a new communication satellite early Tuesday, officials said.The Zhongxing-10 was launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in Sichuan province at 0.13 a.m., ... Read more...

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China launches new satellite


September 5th, 2010 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 5 (IANS) China successfully launched a new satellite into space Sunday, which will improve television and radio broadcasting signals in the country. The "SinoSat-6" was launched at 12:14 a.m. from the ... Read more...

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US, Russia to conduct first joint defence exercise


August 3rd, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US and Russia will hold their first-ever joint air defence exercise Aug 8-11, aimed at testing their anti-terrorism systems with a staged plane hijacking. The exercise, codenamed ... Read more...

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Hefner sued for $3B by woman claiming to be ‘Venus Aphrodite Demilio’


July 10th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jul 10 (ANI): Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner has been sued for three billion dollars by a woman who claims to be the reincarnation of "Venus Aphrodite Demilio".Sheri Allred, who ... Read more...

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Sudirman Cup: India blank Scotland, to meet Bulgaria in play-off


May 13th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou (China), May 13 (IANS) India blanked Scotland 5-0 to finish at the top of Group 3B and will face Bulgaria in the play-off for promotion to Group 2 in the Sudirman ... Read more...

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High-tech Internet fraudsters have stolen PS3.3B in last one year


November 24th, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Credit card numbers and bank details have apparently come as a boon for tech-savvy thieves, for they have actually made a fraud of a huge 3.35 billion ... Read more...

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Space oddity may be planet or a failed star


October 7th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Oct 7 (ANI): The COROT space telescope has discovered a massive planet-sized object orbiting its parent star closely, unlike anything ever spotted before, leaving scientists puzzled as to whether this ... Read more...

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Planets may play cosmic billiard balls with each other!


September 23rd, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 23 (ANI): Astronomers have suggested that billions of years ago, a planet may have kicked planet XO-3b into a cock-eyed orbit, which would mean planets can bounce each other ... Read more...

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