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    China says launch of key new space rocket ‘successful’

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:48pm on May 05, 2020

    China on Tuesday successfully launched a new rocket and prototype spacecraft, state media said, in a major test of the country’s ambitions to operate a...

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    Lalon remembered under the full moon

    H K Jibon | Updated at 10:50pm on March 09, 2020

    THOUSANDS of devotees paid tribute to the late legendary mystic bard Fakir Lalon Shah rendering his songs under the full moon on Monday night at...

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    Earth captures new ‘mini moon’

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:40pm on February 27, 2020

    Earth has acquired a second ‘mini-moon’ about the size of a car, according to astronomers who spotted the object circling our planet. The mass —...

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    Moon sighting committee to meet today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:23am on November 27, 2019

    A meeting of National Moon Sighting Committee will be held on Wednesday at Islamic Foundation conference room in Baitul Mukarram National Mosque to review the...

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    Saturn moon Titan shaped by same forces as Earth

    Agence-France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 10:21pm on November 19, 2019

    The largest of Saturn’s many moons has lakes, mountains and dunes, with its surface scarred and crafted by many of the same forces which have...

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    India locates Chandrayaan-2 lander on moon’s surface

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on September 09, 2019

    A day after India lost contact with a robotic spacecraft that was launched toward the moon’s South Pole, the chairman of the country’s space agency...

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    Lander Vikram located on moon’s surface: ISRO

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . New Delhi | Updated at 05:26pm on September 08, 2019

    The ground station of Indian Space Research Organisation has been working to establish contact with the lunar Lander Vikram as the Lander has been located...

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    Pakistan’s slice of the moon

    Pervez Hoodbhoy | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2019

    MONDAY’S launch of the Chandrayaan-2 water-finding moon mission is a significant demonstration of India’s scientific and engineering capacity. It puts India firmly within a select...

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    India launches Moon mission

    Agence France-Presse . Sriharikota, India | Updated at 06:54pm on July 22, 2019

    India on Monday launched a low-cost rocket on a historic bid to put a landing craft on the surface of the Moon and join an...

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    Children paint voyage to Moon

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    The ability to imagine and make it into reality is what sets humans apart from the rest of life on the planet. It is our...