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Ukraine sentences two diplomats for spying

July 18th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, July 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two diplomats, identified only as coming from Asia, have been sentenced to eight years in prison for an attempt to steal secret rocket technology from ... Read more...

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Russian expert who sold rocket secrets to China freed

June 19th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The former head of a Russian rocket technology firm, who was jailed in 2007 for selling state secrets to China, has been released on parole.Igor ... Read more...

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`North Koreans to try next missile launch in 2-3 years’

April 13th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, April 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Reports that a North Korean rocket plunged into the Yellow Sea Friday morning will not spell the end of North Korea's rocket programme, said a ... Read more...

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India’s Mars mission gets Rs.125 crore

March 16th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) India's mission to Mars got Rs.125 crore (over $24 million) in the budget presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in parliament Friday.The allocation was a ... Read more...

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Manned missions being discussed: ISRO chief

July 15th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) India's space agency has plans to launch a manned space mission in the future, but a lot of work needs to be done ... Read more...

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ISRO successfully tests propellants system of GSLV-M III

September 9th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by ANI
Mahendragiri (Tamil Nadu), Sep. 9 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully tested the propellant system of the body's soon-to-be launch mega vehicle, in the Tamil Nadu's Mahendragiri district on ... Read more...

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Iran launches mew research rocket into space

February 4th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.4 (ANI): Iran successfully launched a research rocket into outer space carrying a mouse, two turtles and worms Wednesday, but failed to put anything into orbit, two U.S. officials told Fox ... Read more...

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North Korea appears to be preparing new missile tests: Report

October 13th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 13 (DPA) North Korea appears to be preparing to conduct new missile tests, a South Korean news agency reported Tuesday. After five rocket tests on Monday on North Korea's east coast, ... Read more...

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Unsung hero of moon mission is sad but forgiving

August 2nd, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
By K.S. Jayaraman Bangalore, Aug 2 (IANS) In the nine months India's Chandrayaan-1 has been circling the moon everyone connected with it has been awarded, rewarded or interviewed on TV, except the ... Read more...

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Scientists plan to build Noahs Ark on the moon

March 10th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by admin
London, March 10 (ANI): Scientists are hoping to build a Noahs Ark on the moon so as to ensure the recreation of civilisation on Earth if ever a global catastrophe takes place. ... Read more...

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