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India's Giant Interplanetary Leap to Mars

After more than 300 days, India’s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) has entered the gravitational sphere of Mars. “Mangalyaan”, as it is affectionately referred to, lifted off into space on November 5, 2014 (Aljazeera). If the mission succeeds, India will become the fourth country in the world to conduct a successful mission to Mars. MOM is […]

China's Xi Jinping Signs Landmark Deals on India Visit

India and China have signed 12 agreements in Delhi in hopes of mending relations between the two countries, which have long shared a border dispute. Xi Jinping is the first Chinese president to visit India in eight years. Talks came as India accused China of recent territorial incursions by Chinese troops in the disputed Ladakh […]

China's Xi Jinping Signs Landmark Deals on India Visit

India and China have signed 12 agreements in Delhi in hopes of mending relations between the two countries, which have long shared a border dispute. Xi Jinping is the first Chinese president to visit India in eight years. Talks came as India accused China of recent territorial incursions by Chinese troops in the disputed Ladakh […]

The Festival of Chariots Rides Through UCF

On Friday September 5, 2014, the Festival of Chariots rode though the University of Central Florida’s campus starting at the CFE Arena and ending at the Student Union. The Festival featured a beautifully colorful chariot procession followed by a music and dance fest.   According to the festival’s website, the Festival of Chariots is:   […]