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U.S., Russian, Japanese crew arrive at space station

U.S., Russian, Japanese crew arrive at space station

Published 19/12/2017

(Reuters) - A trio of U.S., Japanese and Russian astronauts arrived at the International Space Station on Tuesday, a NASA TV broadcast showed. Commander Anton [more…]

U.S., Russian, Japanese crew blasts off for space station

U.S., Russian, Japanese crew blasts off for space station

Published 17/12/2017

(Reuters) - A trio of U.S. and Japanese astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut blasted off from Kazakhstan on Sunday for a two-day trip to the [more…]

Three-man crew returns from space station: NASA TV

Three-man crew returns from space station: NASA TV

Published 14/12/2017

(Reuters) - A capsule carrying U.S., Russian and Italian astronauts from the International Space Station landed in Kazakhstan on Thursday after a five-month mission, a [more…]

Exclusive: Exxon eyes Egypt’s offshore oil and gas – sources

Exclusive: Exxon eyes Egypt’s offshore oil and gas – sources

Published 04/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A view of the Exxon Mobil refinery in Baytown, Texas September 15, 2008. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi/File PhotoLONDON/VIENNA (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil (XOM.N) is considering [more…]

Russia says cannot make contact with new space satellite

Russia says cannot make contact with new space satellite

Published 28/11/2017

VOSTOCHNY COSMODROME, Russia (Reuters) - Russian space agency Roscosmos said on Tuesday it had failed to establish contact with a newly-launched weather satellite. The Meteor-M [more…]

Uzbekistan opens the door, a crack

Uzbekistan opens the door, a crack

Published 27/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: Uzbekistani Som banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Mukhammadsharif Mamatkulov/Illustration/File PhotoTASHKENT/ALMATY (Reuters) - Sensing change in his native [more…]

Canadian charged in Yahoo hacking case to plead guilty in U.S.

Canadian charged in Yahoo hacking case to plead guilty in U.S.

Published 24/11/2017

A photo illustration shows a Yahoo logo on a smartphone in front of a displayed cyber code and keyboard on December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration(Reuters) [more…]

EU and Iran defend nuclear deal, under fire from Trump

EU and Iran defend nuclear deal, under fire from Trump

Published 10/11/2017

Senior officials from the European Union and Iran spoke up on Friday in defense of the agreement limiting Tehran's nuclear program, as the pact comes under heavy pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump. [more…]

Boxing: Joshua to face Takam in title defense after Pulev withdraws

Boxing: Joshua to face Takam in title defense after Pulev withdraws

Published 17/10/2017

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF world title against Carlos Takam after Bulgaria's Kubrat Pulev withdrew due to a shoulder injury. [more…]

Turkish forces set up positions in Syria`s Idlib

Turkish forces set up positions in Syria`s Idlib

Published 13/10/2017

Turkey's military has begun setting up observation posts in northwest Syria's Idlib province, its General Staff said on Friday, part of a deployment that appears partly aimed at containing a Kurdish militia. [more…]