Search

News

The world's first human to walk in space
... on 21 July 2011. CNN Here's a look at NASA spaceflight programs in the United States and around the world. The United States ended its space shuttle program with the launch of Atlantis on July 8, 2011 and landing on 21 July 2011. Both India and Iran have announced their plans to send a crewed spacecraft into space. April 12, 1961 - Vostok 1 is the first human in space aboard Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin . He spends 108 minutes in space and makes one orbit around earth. May 5, 1961 - Project ...
Updated: 09/16/2021
Iran says it subjected female inspectors to inappropriate searches
... conference attended by IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi during an IAEA Board of Governors meeting in Vienna , Austria on September 13, 2021. Tehran, Sept 14 Reuters - On Tuesday the U.N. nuclear watchdog described as inappropriate incidents in Iran involving its inspectors in which diplomats say security staff subjected female inspectors to inappropriate searches that the United States is calling harassment. In a first case this year, a worker had to be subjected to an unnecessary search by ...
Updated: 09/14/2021
German police arrest man for selling equipment to Iran
... the EU to procure equipment for nuclear and rocket programmes. The GBA investigation officer's office said the suspect was approached in 2018 and 2019 to procure laboratory equipment. He procured two spectrometers for 166,000 euros $196,510. 80 to Iran in Jan. 2020, and six months later procured two, sent for 388,000 euros. He did not apply for a special export licence which would have been required to send such equipment on the EU blacklist to a recipient. Iran has long accused Western countries ...
Updated: 09/14/2021
U.S. oil prices hovering near six-week high as Gulf Coast struggles to return production
... according to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement BSEE But market upside will be limited as U.S. summer driving season decreased and there are potential supply increases from planned releases of oil from strategic reserves in Egypt and Iran as well as possible resumption of petroleum export by Iran , Kikukawa said. The U.S. government agreed to sell oil from the nation's emergency reserve to eight companies including Exxon Mobil, Chevron and Valero, under a scheduled auction to raise ...
Updated: 09/14/2021
U.S. withdrawal raises questions for Arab allies
... by an American security umbrella? I think this is really problematic right now, very problematic. The official said that if there was to be geopolitical battle over Afghanistan it would be between China and Pakistan on the one hand and Russia , Iran and India on the other. In his words, the official said that the United States would not be part of this struggle. If there is a geopolitical struggle over Afghanistan , we will see India , Iran and Russia in the one hand and again we will ...
Updated: 09/13/2021
Iran to distribute cash aid to poor families in Gaza
Iran has begun to distribute cash aid to thousands of poor families in the Gaza Strip, under a Hamas-powered program launched by Qatar, the U.N. Middle East envoy said on Monday. HAMas - Iran has begun to distribute cash aid to thousands of poor families ...
Updated: 09/12/2021
Iran agrees to install memory cards in surveillance cameras
TERC is Iran - Iran -Iran agreed to allow diplomatic inspectors to install new memory cards into surveillance cameras on their sensitive nuclear sites and to continue filming there, potentially averting a diplomatic showdown this week. TEHRAN, Iran - Iran ...
Updated: 09/12/2021
When oil output will return from Hurricane Ida: trader
Bloomberg - The aftermath of Hurricane Ida left about 1.1 million barrels of crude production, left in the Gulf of Mexico, and when that output will return there s a bullish sign for oil prices, according to the world's biggest independent trader. Bloomberg - The aftermath of Hurricane Ida left about 1.1 million barrels of crude production, left in the Gulf of Mexico , and when that output will return there s a bullish sign for oil prices, according to the world's biggest independent trader. Ida...
Updated: 09/12/2021
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date