Saturday 30 April 2016

Power launch

A Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket carrying the Lomonosov, Aist-2D and SamSat-218 satellites leaves a plume of smoke as it lifts off from the launch pad at the new Vostochny cosmodrome outside the city of Uglegorsk, about 200 km from the city of Blagoveshchensk in the far eastern Amur region, Russia o


Royal welcome

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi (R) receives HRH King Hamad of Bahrain (L) at Cairo Airport, Cairo, Egypt on April 26. The King of Bahrain is on a two-day official visit to Egypt.  EPA/Egyptian Presidency  


Chernobyl remembered

Ukrainians light candles and lay flowers at the memorial for 'liquidators' who died during cleaning up works after the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster, during a ceremony in Slavutich city, some 190 km north of the capital Kiev, Ukraine, early April 26. In the early


New Porsche at China show

New Porsche 718 Cayman is on display during the Volkswagen media night ahead the Auto China 2016 motor show in Beijing, China, on April 24. The 14th Beijing International Automotive Exhibition also know as Auto China 2016 motor show will be held during April 25 to May 4. Volkswagen releases its


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