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US, Russia close to cyber conflict preventing agreement


April 28th, 2012 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) The US and Russia are finalising an agreement to use their secure nuclear communication system for preventing possible misperceptions in cyberspace to escalate into full hostilities, ... Read more...

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Russia plans three space launches in August


July 30th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space agency Roscosmos said Friday it plans to launch two satellites and a space freighter in August.The Express-AM4 satellite will be launched Aug 18 ... Read more...

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New space centre to come up in Russia


July 20th, 2010 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 20 (IANS) Russia will set up a new space centre in the far eastern region of Amur, and the government has allocated 24.7 billion rubles ($811 million) for the project, ... Read more...

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Mysterious ‘Norway spiral UFO’ was a failed Russian missile launch


December 11th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A mysterious glowing white spiral that appeared in the skies above Norway was the result of a failed test launch of a jinxed new Russian missile, says a ... Read more...

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China begins to build space centre


September 14th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Wenchang (China), Sep 14 (Xinhua) China Monday began construction of its new space launch centre in Wenchang city, on the northeast coast of the tropical island province of Hainan. It is scheduled ... Read more...

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Pact with US to boost India’s space launch industry


July 28th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 28 (IANS) A technology safeguards agreement (TSA) signed with the US last week will open up fresh opportunities for India in the field of space launches, say ... Read more...

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Manmohan holds talks with Clinton


July 20th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton began talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday afternoon, with the Mumbai attacks and their aftermath, the situation in the ... Read more...

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Clinton for ‘climate change’ in India-US ties, Phase III Monday (Roundup)


July 19th, 2009 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Gurgaon, July 19 (IANS) Promising to take India-US ties to a third phase during her talks with Indian leaders Monday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Sunday called for more cooperation ... Read more...

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After charming Mumbai, Clinton arrives in Delhi for talks


July 19th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) After winning over Mumbai with her charm, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in New Delhi Sunday afternoon for talks with Indian government leaders to ... Read more...

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Clinton for deepening strategic ties with India (Roundup)


July 18th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Saturday expressed a desire to strengthen strategic ties with India as she began a five-day trip by pressing Pakistan to take ... Read more...

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Clinton ‘optimistic’ about end-user defence pact with India


July 18th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Saturday said she was "optimistic" about concluding a defence pact that will enable the US to monitor the end use of the arms ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton arrives in Mumbai (Lead)


July 18th, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Mumbai Friday night to begin her five-day visit to India that will focus on starting phase III of the ... Read more...

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