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India puts record 104 satellites into orbit

Feb 16, 2017

India puts record 104 satellites into orbit

India successfully put a record 104 satellites from a single rocket into orbit on Wednesday in the latest triumph for its famously frugal space program. Celebrations erupted among scientists at the southern spaceport of Sriharikota as the head of the Indian Space Research Organisation ...

Kim half-brother pleaded for his life: Seoul MPs

Feb 16, 2017

Kim half-brother pleaded for his life: Seoul MPs

The half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who was murdered in Malaysia, had pleaded for his life after an assassination attempt in 2012, Seoul’s spy chief said Wednesday, illustrating the dangers of being born into a brutal dynasty. Kim Jong Nam, eldest ...