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Russia marks Sputnik's 50th anniversary

Russia on Thursday marked the golden jubilee of the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, which sparked off a space race between the then Communist state and the US 50 years ago. Giant......

When US almost blew up the moon to prove a point

The United States had planned to blow up the moon with a nuclear bomb in the 1950s. At the height of the space race, the US considered detonating an atom bomb on the moon as a display of America's......

The last column K Subrahmanyam never wrote

India's foremost grand strategist shaped policy from the outside, seeking to enhance India's power without seeking any for himself, says Sanjaya BaruHis voice was faint, almost conspiratorial.......

What Obama said in his State of the Union speech

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday delivered his State of the Union speech in the US Congress. Here's the transcript:Tonight I want to begin by congratulating the men and women of the 112th......

Rock Star Rocket Scientist

Something seems to happen to you guys when you cross the Atlantic. You become a changed personality. I wanted to find out why?" said Dr Kalam. The large audience just loved the opening. They had......

It's time to focus on human capital

There was a Sputnik moment in the world of global education in December 2010.About 5,000 students from China, included for the first time in the The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and......

Russia bids to become a tech tiger

It has been fifty years since the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, proving to an astonished world that the Russians could beat the West at its own scientific game. Now a vastly different Russia is......

12 innovations from the 1950s that we still use today

The decade of 1950s is marked with some of the major scientific innovations such as the discovery of the double-helix structure of DNA and the launch of Sputnik I, which started the Space Race. It......

Chelsea and Inter through, Milan have to wait

Inter Milan and Chelsea secured their places in the knockout stage of the Champions League on Tuesday but AC Milan will have to wait after an 89th-minute goal by Ronaldinho gave Barcelona a 2-1 win......
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World Must Push Pakistan to Renounce Kashmir Separatists - Ex-Diplomat

India to Push to Expose Pakistan's 'Double Standards' on Terrorism - Source NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi must persuade... ...

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Dozens Killed And Wounded In Twin Blasts In Afghanistan

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'We Are Pleased This Outbreak Is Over'

With no new measles cases reported in California in 42 days, state health officials are turning their attention to preventing the next outbreak of... ...

http://newsr.in/n/Technology/754zwnom5/We-Are-Pleased-This-Outbreak-Is-Over.htm
58 PM Russian Warship Joins Ka-27 Helicopters For Drills In Norwegian Sea A Russian warship grouping from the Northern Fleet with the Severomorsk destroyer, as its flagship will practice anti-aircraft and anti-ship...

A Russian warship grouping from the Northern Fleet with the Severomorsk destroyer, as its flagship will practice anti-aircraft and anti-ship... ...

http://www.defenseworld.net/news/12741/Russian_Warship_Joins_Ka_27_Helicopters_For_Drills_In_Norwegian_Sea
Pakistan and Russia to hold 1st-ever joint Army drills

Ministers agree to cooperate on defence industry, military training Pakistan and Russia have agreed to hold first-ever joint military exercises as... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/pakistan-and-russia-hold-1st-ever-joint-army-drills-344

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