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US to privatise Int’l Space Station: report

Washington: Could the International Space Station become a commercial venture run by private industry? That is the wish of the White House, which hopes to end funding for the costly program within a few years, The Washington Post reported on Sunday.

China congratulates Nepal for polls

Beijing: China on Monday congratulated Nepal for holding ‘smooth and successful’ elections, as the Communist Party of Nepal (UML) leader KP Sharma Oli, widely regarded as pro-Beijing, is expected to form the new Government soon.

2 killed in helicopter crash in Siberia

Moscow: The Russian Emergencies Ministry says a helicopter has crash-landed in Siberia, killing two of its crew and injuring four other people, the second deadly crash in Russia in as many days.

Rex Tillerson in Egypt in West asia tour

Cairo: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was expected to meet President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt today, diplomatic sources said, as he started a tour of the West Asia.

 
 
 
 
 

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Zuma’s downfall gives ANC a final chance

18 Feb 2018 | Gwynne Dyer

Now that Jacob Zuma has finally exited, the African National Congress, which has fallen a long way from its glory days, has one last chance to rebuild its reputation before next year’s election. Whether the ANC is the best bet for South Africans is a different question altogether As a passer-by in the upscale Johannesburg suburb of Saxonwold observed, the South African Police would never have raided the enormous, high-walled compound...

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24 Feb 2018 | PNS

Special cleanliness drive today Bhopal: The Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation is organising a special cleanliness drive on Saturday at Government Sultania Hospital on Saturday. The Nirankari volunteers will assemble at 7...

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