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Japan to launch new carrier rocket in 2013
Tokyo, Oct 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Japan has plans to launch a new light-class Epsilon carrier rocket in summer 2013, according to the country's national space agency JAXA.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 7:49:58 AM

Syrian general assassinated
Damascus, Oct 30 (IANS) A Syrian army general was assassinated Tuesday by a terrorist group in the capital Damascus, the state-run SANA news agency reported.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 11:06:19 PM

Pakistan to get caretaker government in March: Minister
Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) A caretaker government would take over in Pakistan in March next year ahead of the parliamentary elections, a cabinet minister said Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 8:09:09 PM

Mickelson seeks unprecedented third victory at WGC-HSBC Champions
Dongguan (China), Oct 30 (IANS) Golfer Phil Mickelson is the only two-time winner at the WGC-HSBC Champions and he intends to increase his tally to three this week.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 4:09:00 PM

Sharapova to take a breather
Istanbul, Oct 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Maria Sharapova says she's earned a breather from the tennis court after her best season in years.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 3:57:53 PM

Bank of Japan announces monetary easing
Tokyo, Oct 30 (IANS) The Bank of Japan Tuesday decided to further ease its monetary policy for the second straight month to tackle deflation that has long troubled the nation's economic recovery.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 1:57:45 PM

Japan's industrial output falls
Tokyo, Oct 30 (IANS) Japan's industrial production fell a seasonally adjusted 4.1 percent in September from the previous month, declining for the third consecutive month, according to government data released Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 1:57:41 PM

Beijing readies emergency response teams for CPC congress
Beijing, Oct 30 (IANS) Emergency response teams that can restore water and electricity within 15 minutes will be deployed for the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC).

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 1:54:16 PM

Taliban abduct 13 Afghan civilians
Kabul, Oct 30 (IANS) Taliban militants have abducted 13 civilians in Afghanistan's Ghor province, an official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 1:25:13 PM

Japan plans to launch new carrier rocket
Tokyo, Oct 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Japan is planning to launch its new carrier rocket in summer of 2013, national space agency JAXA said.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 1:12:43 PM

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