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Spat just got real: Japan unveils largest ever defence budget amid China tensions

Jan 14, 2015

Spat just got real: Japan unveils largest ever defence budget amid China tensions

Sea and Pacific Ocean.The Abe cabinet decided in late 2013 to set aside roughly 24.7 trillion yen between 2014 and 2019 to spend on kit including drones
Sun-powered plane Solar Impulse 2 to leave Switzerland ahead of round-the world trip

Jan 06, 2015

Sun-powered plane Solar Impulse 2 to leave Switzerland ahead of round-the world trip

the Pacific Ocean, the United States, the Atlantic, southern Europe and finally North Africa before returning to its point of departure.Speed at night
Tsunami equalled 40,000 Hiroshima bombs: Scientist

Dec 27, 2014

Tsunami equalled 40,000 Hiroshima bombs: Scientist

unlike the Pacific Ocean which is covered with geological features capable of generating tsunamis, there were just two such zones in the Indian Ocean One
Timeless exhibition of an 'untimely calendar'

Dec 20, 2014

Timeless exhibition of an 'untimely calendar'

" is about an island nation in the Pacific Ocean.Here the timeline of the clock is replaced by heavy words like "duty", "
Indonesia: Volcano erupts, 4 hikers injured while one remains missing

Dec 19, 2014

Indonesia: Volcano erupts, 4 hikers injured while one remains missing

horseshoe-shaped string of faults that lines the Pacific Ocean.Associated Press
Jolie's 'Unbroken' to be banned in Japan?

Dec 10, 2014

Jolie's 'Unbroken' to be banned in Japan?

spent 47 days in the Pacific Ocean following a plane crash during World War II before being captured by the Japanese and forced to work in a labour camp
When Modi quaffed a drink to India-Fiji friendship

Dec 06, 2014

When Modi quaffed a drink to India-Fiji friendship

having been to Myanmar. Modi was the first Indian prime minister to visit the Pacific Ocean island nation in 33 years after former prime minister Indira
New NASA spaceship nails debut test flight

Dec 06, 2014

New NASA spaceship nails debut test flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - A U.S. spaceship designed to one day fly astronauts to Mars made a near-bullseye splashdown in the Pacific Ocean on
NASA's Orion spacecraft lifts off

Dec 05, 2014

NASA's Orion spacecraft lifts off

,000 Fahrenheit).Orion is set to splash down in the Pacific Ocean, where US Navy ships are waiting to retrieve the spacecraft and take it back to the Kennedy Space
NASA launches new Orion spacecraft

Dec 05, 2014

NASA launches new Orion spacecraft

its trip. The spacecraft is scheduled to splash down in the Pacific Ocean in approximately 4.5 hours.Orion's flight test is a critical step in NASA