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  • Iran launches monkey into space January 28, 2013

    Dubai: Iran has successfully launched a live monkey into space, the state news agency IRNA said on Monday, touting it as an advance in a missile and space program that has alarmed the West and Israel. There was no independent confirmation of the report, which quoted a defense ministry statement. It...
  • India's tryst with Mars begins in November 2013 September 18, 2012

    Bangalore: India's tryst with Mars will begin in November 2013 to explore the red planet's atmosphere and search for life-sustaining elements, a top space official said late on Monday. "We are scheduling to launch the Mars mission Nov 27, 2013 when the red planet will be closer to the earth for...