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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......

The moments that shaped 2016

'The year in pictures' treks across the globe, looking back on the moments that shaped 2016. From the United States presidential race, to demonetisation in India to the refugee crisis, the news......

Hardball diplomacy on Pakistan won't go far

The American, Russian and Chinese reactions to the Uri attack indicates how tough it will be for India to 'isolate' Pakistan internationally,' says Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. IMAGE: Brunei's......

Secrets revealed from Pluto's 'twilight zone'

  The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's New Horizons spacecraft has beamed back a stunning image of Pluto, showing sunlight filtering through and illuminating the icy dwarf......

When you come after Americans, we go after you: Highlights from Obama's State of the Union address

US president Barack Obama gave his final State of the Union address on Tuesday, perhaps the last opportunity of his presidency to sway a national audience and frame the 2016 election. Here are the......

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......

The talk of US economic decline is political hot air: Obama

US President Obama claimed that though "a lot of Americans feel anxious", the current state of the American economy is not in decline. Image: President Obama's final State of the Union address.......

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......

Did Putin play a role in getting Russian judo team approval for Rio Games?

IMAGE: Russia's President Vladimir Putin practises with Musa Mogushkov of the Russian national judo team during a training session in Sochi, Russia, on January 8, 2016. Photograph: Alexey......

PHOTOS: Putin shows off ace stick skills in all-star ice hockey game

IMAGE: Russian President Vladimir Putin in action during a gala game of the Night Ice Hockey League in Sochi, Russia, on Tuesday. Photograph: Kremlin.ru Russian President Vladimir Putin showed off......

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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NASA shares video of what a landing on Pluto might look like

NASA scientists have created a video that shows what it is like to land on Pluto, using over 100 images taken by the New Horizons spacecraft over... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/nasa-shares-video-of-what-a-landing-on-pluto-might-look-like/story-HMJnM4E1Oz5cSlLEZWdccM.html
This is what you call a 'colourful' landing on Pluto – Watch NASA video

The video offers a trip down onto the surface of Pluto - starting with a distant view of Pluto and its largest moon, Charon - and leading up to... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/space/this-is-what-you-call-a-colourful-landing-on-pluto-watch-nasa-video_1969345.html
Trump likely to see the birth of an exascale system

President Donald Trump's administration has outlined some of its agenda, and has said nothing as far as supercomputing is concerned. Will it... ...

https://www.techgig.com/tech-news/editors-pick/Trump-likely-to-see-the-birth-of-an-exascale-system-87701
India To Buy Cannon Ammo For Su-30MKI, Mi-35 Gunship From Russia

India's Ministry of Defense officials will soon be visiting Russia to fast-track the delivery of rockets and ammunition for Mi-35 helicopter... ...

http://www.defenseworld.net/news/18287/India_To_Buy_Cannon_Ammo_For_Su_30MKI__Mi_35_Gunship_From_Russia
Russia Has Plans For A Space-Based Hypersonic Nuclear Bomber

The Cold War it seems, isn't over. Not to be outdone by America, Russia is now planning to acquire a nuclear second strike capability like no... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/lifestyle/technology/russia-has-plans-for-a-space-based-hypersonic-nuclear-bomber-269838.html

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