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First rocket developed by private company launched by China

First rocket developed by private company launched by China

The first privately developed rocket was launched by China today. It travels 5.7 times faster than the speed of sound, marking an important milestone in the country's aerospace sector. "Chongqing Liangjiang Star" was developed by OneSpace. The nine-meter-long, 7,200-kg rocket has an altitude of 38.742 km and a speed of more than 5.7 times the speed of sound.
HD Kumaraswamy to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi today

HD Kumaraswamy to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi today

JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy will be flying to Delhi on Monday to meet Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi. "I will discuss with them (Rahul and Sonia) on the cabinet expansion. So far, I'm not sure about the Congress stand. We want to make sure the government is a stable one," Kumaraswamy said previously.
Jammu: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Samba

Jammu: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Samba

The Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire along the International Border (IB) in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night. Firing from the Pakistani side started around 10.30 pm at Narayanpur in the Ramgarh sector. The BSF troops guarding the border retaliated effectively. It was followed by mortar firing. There was no report of any casualty.
Rajiv Gandhi's 27th death anniversary

Rajiv Gandhi's 27th death anniversary

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari along with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her son and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, and daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday paid tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 27th death anniversary. They laid flowers and wreaths at the Rajiv Gandhi memorial, 'Vir Bhumi' in New Delhi.