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Feb 05 2016

NASA lays wreath for space shuttle challenger disaster

Three Marylanders were among the seven astronauts who died 30 years ago Thursday in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. The award-winning artist sang "Love Never Fai...

Feb 05 2016

Seoul, Tokyo threaten to intercept N. Korean rocket debris

The North said it plans to launch a rocket from its Dongchang-ri base in the country's northwest between February 8 and 25. UN sanctions prohibit North Korea from any u...

Feb 05 2016

Nation Observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

During his visit, the Prime Minister will address the joint session of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Council and AJK Legislative Assembly. He said Pakistan should continue tryin...

Feb 05 2016

January 28 marks 30th anniversary of Challenger explosion

The tragedy unfolded on live TV - and the audience watching was particularly young. Students and teachers watched the launch in their classrooms, feeling that one of thei...

Feb 05 2016

After 2 days, Syrian peace talks to take a 'temporary pause'

The opposition says the Russian strikes have nearly entirely targeted other rebel groups, many backed by the West, Gulf states and Turkey, which shot down a Russian jet o...