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UNSC discusses piracy in Gulf of Guinea

October 20th, 2011 - 3:33 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Oct 20 (IANS) The UN Security Council Wednesday held an open debate on the piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, turning the world attention once again on the ... Read more...

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Konkan Railway revenue hit by mining scam: Official

October 12th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 12 (IANS) The ban on mining in Karnataka and the imbroglio over illegal mining in Goa have hit hard the commercial freight revenues of the Konkan Railway (KR), ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Five soldiers die in Mexico plane crash

November 25th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) Five soldiers died Wednesday when the Mexican air force plane they were travelling in crashed at the Monterrey airport, a spokesman for the National Security Council said.Alejandro ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda bombs too sophisticated to be detected by x-rays, says Brit counter-terrorism expert

November 1st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A senior British counter-terrorism official has said that the al-Qaida bomb inside a computer printer discovered at East Midlands airport on Friday, was too sophisticated to be detected ... Read more...

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NASA awards launch services contract for IRIS mission

June 9th, 2010 - 4:56 am ICT by BNO News
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – NASA Tuesday awarded a contract to Orbital Sciences Corporation to launch the IRIS mission, NASA announced.The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph spacecraft, also known as IRIS, will ... Read more...

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Paypal Millionaire’s Rocket Launch Proves To Be Beneficial For NASA

June 6th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Cape Canaveral, June 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) SpaceX Falcon 9 which witnessed a successful maiden flight on Friday has finally offered NASA its much awaited commercial cargo carrier for the International ... Read more...

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US firm appeals against $500 mn Spanish treasure handover

January 22nd, 2010 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Miami, Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) A US firm has appealed against a court order to handover $500-million-worth gold and silver coins it salvaged from the Atlantic Ocean to Spain, a company spokeswoman said. The ... Read more...

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Somali pirates release MV Victoria

May 23rd, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by admin
Nairobi, May 23 (ANI) : Somali pirates have released MV Victoria, a cargo ship, they abducted on May 17 off the Somalia coast . About a dozen crew members from India, Bangladesh, ... Read more...

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Worlds first kite-pulled ship on Germany to Venezuela trip

January 24th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by admin
London, January 24 (ANI): The worlds first kite-pulled commercial cargo ship has begun a journey from Germany to Venezuela.The MS Beluga Skysails, which has been designed with the objective of reducing fuel ... Read more...

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