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Russia transfer of rocket system to Ukraine rebels imminent: Pentagon

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 00:41

The Pentagon said the transfer of heavy-caliber multiple-launch rocket systems from Russia to Ukrainian separatists appeared to be imminent with the arms close enough to the border they could be handed over "potentially today."

NASA does not have enough money for big rockets: Report

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 21:41

A federal audit report said that the US space agency, NASA, does not have enough money for launching big rockets and that its new $12 billion rocket program may not be launched by the end of 2017 as planned.

Hamas militants fire rockets at Tel Aviv after warning

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 02:24

Hamas militants launched two rounds of rocket attack on Tel Aviv Saturday night after a warning, causing no injury, according to the Israeli military.

Egypt says 20 Grad rockets smuggled from Gaza seized

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 22:17

Egypt`s security forces seized 20 Grad rockets being smuggled in from the Gaza Strip through a tunnel by militants in northern Sinai, security officials said today.

Israel presses on with Gaza offensive, Palestinians fire rockets

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 09:51

Israel pressed on for a fourth day on Friday with its Gaza offensive, striking the Hamas-dominated enclave from air and sea, as Palestinian militants kept up rocket attacks deep into the Jewish state.

North Korea fires more short-range rockets ahead of Xi visit to Seoul

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 16:34

Isolated North Korea fired short-range rockets into the sea off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korean media reported, the latest in a flurry of tests ahead of this week`s visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Seoul. 

Russia building super-heavy space rockets

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 09:36

Russia is designing a carrier rocket of the super-heavy class, capable to deliver spacecraft for missions to the Moon and Mars, Russian space agency Roscosmos said Monday.

Heavy fighting in Sudan`s South Kordofan

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 06:22

Sudanese troops and rebels engaged in heavy fighting on Saturday near the South Kordofan state capital Kadugli, both sides said, with rebel shells landing inside the town.

India test-fires Pinaka rockets for second day

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 00:18

India Friday successfully test-fired the indigenously-built Pinaka rockets for second day from a defence base in Odisha, an official said.

Regular season games set for London, Mexico City

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 09:54

The NBA will play regular-season games in Mexico City and London in the 2014-15 campaign, the league said Thursday.

Pinaka rockets successfully test-fired

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 15:11

India`s indigenously developed Pinaka rockets were on Thursday successfully test-fired thrice from a multi-barrel rocket launcher at an armament base in Chandipur-on-sea.

Taliban launch summer offensive, Kabul airport attacked

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 11:18

Taliban militants launched a wave of attacks across Afghanistan on Monday, the first day of their declared summer offensive, targeting the international airport and the United States` biggest military base near Kabul.