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China launches satellite


July 26th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 26 (IANS) China successfully launched a satellite in Sichuan province, completing the country's first data relay satellite network system.The Tianlian I-03 satellite was launched on a Long March-3C ... Read more...

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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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First Chinese herbal drug to enter EU market


April 19th, 2012 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 19 (IANS) A Chinese herbal medicine used for treating a heart disease has been licensed for sale in the Netherlands, making it the first Chinese therapeutic drug to ... Read more...

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China’s smartphone firms warned of patent disputes


April 15th, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (IANS) China's smartphone companies are at risk of becoming embroiled in disputes over intellectual property rights since many important patents are held by international companies like Google ... Read more...

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Joining Chinese space mission doesn’t come easy! (Lead)


March 25th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) China has selected its first two women astronauts for the next manned space mission to be launched between June and August. The selection process required them ... Read more...

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Joining Chinese space mission doesn’t come easy!


March 25th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) China has selected its first two women astronauts for its next manned space mission to be launched between June and August. The selection process required them ... Read more...

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China to continue developing high speed trains


March 11th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 11 (IANS) China will continue developing its high speed rail network in the face of rising public demand for travelling efficiency and for future economic development, a railway ... Read more...

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China to launch moon-landing craft


March 5th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) China will launch a moon-landing craft next year as part of its third lunar exploration programme, an official said Monday.Chang'e-3 has "legs" to support the spacecraft ... Read more...

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China readies next generation rockets


March 5th, 2012 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) China is planning to launch is next generation Long March-5 carrier rocket in 2014.Chinese experts have succeeded in developing the hydrogen box that will store fuel ... Read more...

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China develops bullet train for extreme cold


March 4th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 4 (IANS) Chinese engineers have developed a high-speed train that can withstand temperatures as low as minus 40 degrees Celsius.A prototype of the train was developed by China ... Read more...

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BMW fined for Chinese rocket image in ad


December 24th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 24 (IANS) Luxury carmaker BMW China has been ordered to stop using the image of a Chinese rocket in one of its ads and pay a fine of ... Read more...

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China launches remote-sensing satellte


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) China Thursday launched a high-resolution remote-sensing satellite -- Ziyuan I-02C -- from the Taiyuan satellite launch center in northern Shanxi province, Xinhua reported.Ziyuan I-02C has been ... 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 began cultivating millet 10,000 years ago


October 16th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 16 (IANS) Evidence of glutinous millet's cultivation has been found in the northern province of Hebei that could date back to 10,000 years, said Chinese archaeologists Sunday.Lab results ... 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 plans to launch two manned spacecraft in 2012


March 4th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 4 (ANI): A spokesman for the China Manned Space Engineering Office has said that China plans to launch two manned spacecraft in 2012 to dock with its space module, Tiangong-1, ... Read more...

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China to put man on the moon by 2030


March 4th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 4 (IANS) China plans to make a manned moon landing by 2030, but the purpose of exploration of the moon should be seen as "peaceful" rather than a ... Read more...

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China aspires to put a man on moon by 2030


March 4th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): In an endeavor to accelerate its efforts to improve space technologies, China is leaving no stone unturned in its long-awaited aspiration of making a moon landing by ... Read more...

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China sets eyes on Mars


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) China will upgrade its lunar probe spacecraft for Mars exploration in the future, the country's top space scientist has said.Modifications will be carried out on the ... Read more...

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China to go into 4G telecom technology by 2015


January 3rd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 3 (IANS) China's homemade fourth-generation telecommunication technology TD-LTE that can download over 150 megabytes per second will be used globally by 2015, say Chinese industry experts.The next-generation Time Division-Long Term ... Read more...

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China to send probe to Mars


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 22 (IANS) China plans to send a probe to Mars in the next three years, authorities here said.The China Academy of Space Technology put forward the Mars probe plan to ... Read more...

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Jiangsu Group tops list of China’s top-500 private companies (Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 12 (IANS) China's largest privately owned steel company Jiangsu Shagang Group has topped the list of its top 500 private companies in 2010, a media report said Tuesday.With a ... Read more...

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China releases list of top 500 private companies


October 12th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 12 (IANS) A list of China's top 500 private companies in 2010 was released Tuesday with Jiangsu Shagang Group topping the list, a media report said.With a revenue of ... Read more...

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China considers super-powerful engine for next generation space rockets


July 27th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): China is considering a new super-powerful engine for the next generation of space rockets.BBC quotes Li Tongyu, general manager of the marketing department at the China Academy ... Read more...

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90 percent Chinese middle class over-fatigued


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 23 (IANS) Nearly 90 percent of middle-class people in China are under "great pressure" and "do not feel good" about their health, a latest survey has said. Around 88.9 percent of ... Read more...

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High housing price impacting Chinese middle-class people’s health


April 22nd, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): China's high housing price is impacting middle-class fortunes and causing them health problems, according to a survey done by two Chinese universities.The survey, jointly conducted by the ... Read more...

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China designing powerful carrier rocket for moon landing


March 5th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 5 (ANI): China is designing a new heavy-thrust carrier rocket that can send astronauts to the moon.China Daily quoted Liang Xiaohong, vice-president of the China Academy of Launch Vehicle ... Read more...

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China to launch second lunar probe in October


March 4th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 4 (ANI): Reports indicate that China plans to launch the Chang'e-2, the country's second lunar probe, in October this year."The satellite would be launched on a Long March 3-C ... Read more...

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China plans to launch unmanned space module next year


March 3rd, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 3 (IANS) China plans to launch an unmanned space module in 2011. It is expected to complete the country's first space docking which is regarded as an essential step toward ... Read more...

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Chinese weathermen on guard against bad weather on National Day


October 1st, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) Nearly 400 scientists, satellites, cloud-probing lasers and a squadron of transport planes to sprinkle liquid nitrogen on clouds were deployed in Beijing with one mission - to ... Read more...

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China’s first Mars probe all set for October launch


June 9th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): China's first Mars probe, Yinghuo-1, is all geared up for launching to the Red Planet in October this year.According to the scientist in charge of the probe's ... Read more...

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Yangtze River in China threatened by climate change and water conservation projects


April 20th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): A new report has determined that climate change and major water conservation projects are a major risk to the long-term "health" of the Yangtze River in China.The Yangtze ... Read more...

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China successfully launches second satellite for global navigation system


April 15th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 15 (ANI): China has successfully launched its second navigation satellite, as part of the country's independent global satellite navigation system.The carrier rocket, Long March 3C, blasted off today ... Read more...

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Jamia students, mentor head for Cannes World Photography Awards (With images)


March 19th, 2009 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Beating off a stiff challenge from eight academies, two mass communications students of the Jamia Millia Islamia here and their mentor have won the ... Read more...

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China plans to launch 15 to 16 satellites in 2009


March 9th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 9 (ANI): Reports have indicated that China is planning to launch 15 to 16 satellites in 2009.Though the global financial crisis is taking toll on world economy, ... Read more...

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