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California drought may leave entire communities with no water in 2 months
A growing number of communities in central and northern California could end up without water in 60 days due to the Golden state’s prolonged drought.

30.09.2014 01:50

Tesla can sell cars directly to customers – Mass. high court
Tesla Motors earned a significant victory over traditional automakers and their system of franchise dealerships on Monday. The Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled that the electric car company can sell its products directly to consumers.

15.09.2014 21:40

Putin takes control of national Military-Industrial Commission
The Russian President has taken personal control of the body that assures cooperation between the military and the defense industry, days after ordering a major reform of the sector.

10.09.2014 13:13

Putin, Medvedev agree to abolish state defense order agency
Russian President has given an order to abolish two key agencies responsible for placing and executing weapons orders for the military and hand over their functions to the Defense Ministry, Finance Ministry and Audit Chamber.

08.09.2014 10:27

Google, Asian companies to build $300 mn super-high-speed Trans-Pacific underwater cable system
Google has joined five Asian companies to build and operate a new $300 million Trans-Pacific submarine cable system, called FASTER, which will connect the US and two locations in Japan, providing a service 10 million times faster than a cable modem.

12.08.2014 18:44

Missing Russian reporter in E. Ukraine may be arrested – Kiev official
Russian journalist Andrey Stenin, missing in eastern Ukraine since last week, is believed to have been arrested by Ukraine’s security service and may be accused of aiding local militia, said Anton Gerashchenko, an aide to Ukraine’s Interior Minister.

12.08.2014 12:54

Russia to boost defense budget by 2017 - newspaper
Money put towards defense could reach 21 percent of the Russian budget by 2017, as the industry switches to independent domestic production from imports, a popular daily has reported.

17.07.2014 12:04

Cameron announces £1.1bn investment in defense spending
UK Prime Minister David Cameron is to unveil an increase of £1.1 billion in defense spending, to fight “unseen enemies” including cyberattacks and terrorism.

14.07.2014 12:26

BatTram, anyone? 'Badass' new Russian streetcar revealed (PHOTOS)
Russian cities that want to develop their public transit systems will soon have a stellar option to buy. A sleek new black streetcar looks like something Darth Vader would pilot in Star Wars and promises new levels of comfort and safety to commuters.

09.07.2014 08:05

First in 6 years: Troubled US missile defense system hits test target
​After more than six years of failures and billions of dollars spent the US missile defense system managed by Boeing has successfully hit a mock enemy warhead over the Pacific, the US Defense Department confirmed.

22.06.2014 23:35

​IAEA, Iran agree on new nuclear transparency measures after ‘good progress’ during talks
The UN’s nuclear watchdog, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), has announced that Tehran has promised to comply with five new transparency measures concerning its nuclear program, following this week’s negotiations.

22.05.2014 00:13

Medvedev orders civil service staff slashed by 10%
The Russian prime minister has ordered the Finance Ministry to prepare a plan to cut the number of civil servants in the country by 10 percent, noting that the earlier programs with the same goal had been implemented more slowly than expected.

14.05.2014 07:39

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