Frank Wolf

NASA vows to review ban on Chinese astronomers

The US space agency has vowed to reconsider the applications of Chinese scientists who were denied access to a NASA conference on security grounds, sparking a boycott by leading American astronomers.

Oct 11, 2013, 09:29 AM IST

Shutdown slows bid to fix NASA-China controversy: Expert

NASA is trying to resolve an international spat over banning Chinese scientists from a planetary conference but efforts are being hampered by the US government shutdown, a meeting organiser has said.

Oct 10, 2013, 08:54 AM IST

Pentagon turns down request for Af-Pak study group

Citing resource crunch, the Pentagon has turned down the request from US lawmakers to set up an Afghanistan Pakistan Study Group.

Aug 18, 2012, 18:35 PM IST

Pentagon turns down request for Afghan-Pak study group

Pentagon has turned down the request from US lawmakers to set up an Afghanistan Pakistan Study Group to examine the American policy towards the region.

Aug 18, 2012, 10:01 AM IST