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Space centre chief loses job over failed launches


September 3rd, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed Vladimir Nesterov as general director of the Khrunichev Space Center, the state press service reported Monday.The Russian space industry ... Read more...

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Sunburn heads to Sri Lanka


August 16th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Sunburn Festival, Asia's popular music fest, is set to make its debut in Sri Lanka this year. Grammy award-winning DJ Afro Jack will be ... Read more...

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UAE launches satellite from French Guiana


April 23rd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates Saturday successfully launched its communications satellite from the European Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana.An Ariane 5 rocket carrying the satellite ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi’s first satellite to blast off March-end


March 12th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 11 (IANS/WAM) UAE's first satellite - Y1A - which is aimed to serve military, civilian and commercial purposes of the country, will blast off from France March ... Read more...

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Ad filmmaker Alyque Padamsee joins Planman as chief consultant


December 3rd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): Advertising and theatre personality Alyque Padamsee has joined Planman Marcom advisory board as a chief consultant.Padamsee has won several laurels, which ... Read more...

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Oz youngsters ‘hit online pause button to read books, watch movies’


October 11th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 11 (ANI): According to a survey, Australian youngsters are cutting back on their online lives and taking out more time to read books, watch movies and visit art galleries.An ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rogue Satellite Might Affect Cable TV


May 13th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Rogue Satellite, which has been drifting about in the space may cause problems if it comes across the orbit of another satellite which signals Cable ... Read more...

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Drifting Satellite Threatens To Cause US Cable Blackout


May 12th, 2010 - 3:39 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thousands of miles above the earth a battle of the communications satellites seems t be going on, as one 'out of control' television communications satellite threatens to wander ... Read more...

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Satellite communication set-up for Abu Dhabi motor rally


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 23 (IANS) An advanced satellite telecommunications facility will be provided during the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge in order to ensure smooth functioning of the international motor sport tournament, organisers ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Percept signs sponsorship deal with five boxers


March 17th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) In a heartening development for Indian sports, more money is being pumped into Olympic disciplines as sponsorship to individual sportspersons. The latest to benefit are five boxers, ... Read more...

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Gatorade Cut Ties With Tiger Woods


February 27th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Orlando, Feb 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sports drink company Gatorade, owned by PepsiCo has decided to end all its' ties with Tiger Woods. Gatorade announced it on Friday that it ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications net up 8.3 percent


July 31st, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Reliance Communications (R-Com), part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, has posted a net profit of Rs.1,637 crore ($342 million) for the quarter ended June 30 as against ... Read more...

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Soon, youll be able to talk on mobiles across the seas


February 4th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Irish mobile maritime communications company Blue Ocean Wireless has teamed up with picocell developer ip.access to develop a system that would enable mobile connectivity over the seas.For ... Read more...

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Ex-wife accuses Sarkozy of sacking new hubby


September 22nd, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 22 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozys ex-wife Cecilia has accused him of getting her present husband Richard Attias sacked from organising a prestigious gathering of world leaders.The 50-year-old left ... Read more...

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Yahsat to raise $1.2 bn to finance satellite communications system


May 21st, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, May 21 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) based satellite operator Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) plans to raise $1.2 billion to finance its satellite communications system, WAM news agency ... Read more...

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Thuraya set to increase market share in communications market


March 8th, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, March 8 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) based satellite communications company Thuraya is set to expand its market share with the launch of a third communications satellite, according to ... Read more...

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UAE company signs $110 mn transponder lease deal


March 7th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, March 7 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) based state-owned satellite communications company Yahsat has signed a $110 million contract to lease transponders to Emerging Markets Communications (EMC), a leading ... Read more...

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