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Albania to launch 2 satellites into space in 2022

Albania to launch 2 satellites into space in 2022

In collaboration with California-based SpaceX, Albania 1 satellite to be sent into orbit in March 2022, followed by Albania 2 in June

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3 missing after Chinese vessel sinks near South Korean waters
20.10.2021

3 missing after Chinese vessel sinks near South Korean waters

Accident happened late last night when Chinese boat carrying 15 crew members sank, says South Korean Coast Guard

Woman, 70, gives birth in India’s Gujarat state
19.10.2021

Woman, 70, gives birth in India’s Gujarat state

Jivunben Rabari uses IVF to deliver boy in September

Pakistan claims it 'detected, blocked' Indian submarine incursion
19.10.2021

Pakistan claims it 'detected, blocked' Indian submarine incursion

Navy says this is 3rd time an Indian submarine has been detected in Pakistani waters, Indian government yet to respond

Russian, Chinese, Pakistani special envoys to Afghanistan meet in Moscow
19.10.2021

Russian, Chinese, Pakistani special envoys to Afghanistan meet in Moscow

Envoys expressed interest in providing humanitarian, economic aid to Afghanistan, says Russian Foreign Ministry

Bangladesh premier laments 'burden' of Rohingya refugees
19.10.2021

Bangladesh premier laments 'burden' of Rohingya refugees

Presence of stateless Rohingya harming environment of Bangladesh’s tourist hub district Cox’s Bazar, says Sheikh Hasina