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China says launch of key new space rocket 'successful'

May 05, 2020 - 8:43 PM

The Long March 5B rocket takes off from the Wenchang launch site in the southern island of Hainan

LIFTOFF. A Long March 5B rocket lifts off from the Wenchang launch site on China's southern Hainan island on May 5, 2020. Photo by STR/AFP

China launches powerful rocket in boost for 2020 Mars mission

Dec 27, 2019 - 9:58 PM

The Long March 5 rocket, carrying a test satellite payload, blasts off from the Wenchang launch site on Hainan at 8:45 pm (1245 GMT), a livestream from state broadcaster CCTV shows

LONG MARCH 5. In this file photo taken on November 3, 2016 shows China's heavy-lift Long March 5 rocket blasting off from its launch center in Wenchang, south China's Hainan province. Photo by AFP

China conducts first sea-based space rocket launch

Jun 05, 2019 - 8:03 PM

The Asian giant now spends more than Russia and Japan on its civil and military space programs – unveiling ambitious plans for missions to the moon and beyond in the coming decade

LONG MARCH. Mockups of the New Generation Launch Vehicles of Long March Family are on display during the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition. Image via Shutterstock

China to launch asteroid probe, calls for partners

Apr 18, 2019 - 7:57 PM

The 10-year mission will involve a probe sent to a near-Earth asteroid to collect samples, says Liu Jizhong, head of China's Exploration and Space Engineering Center

NEXT FOR CHINA. A Long March 3B rocket lifts off from the Xichang launch center in Xichang in China's southwestern Sichuan province early on December 8, 2018. China now spends more on its civil and military space programs than do Russia and Japan, and is second only to the United States. File photo by STR/AFP

Tolak Perppu Ormas, Presidium Alumni 212 gelar long march ke Mahkamah Konstitusi

Jul 26, 2017 - 9:18 PM

Aksi long march akan diikuti oleh 23 ormas Islam dari seluruh Indonesia

LONG MARCH. Presidium Alumni 212 akan kembali long march dari Masjid Istiqlal ke Mahkamah Konstitusi untuk menolak Perppu nomor 2 tahun 2017. Foto oleh Muhammad Harvan/Rappler

China heavy-lift carrier rocket launch fails – state media

Jul 02, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Abnormality was detected during the flight of the Long March 5 Y2 rocket says Xinhua

Ratusan petani Kendeng ‘long march’ 150km tagih penutupan pabrik semen

Dec 06, 2016 - 1:42 PM

Meski Mahkamah Agung kabulkan gugatan untuk cabut izin lingkungan pembangunan pabrik semen namun kenyataannya di lapangan berbeda

Ratusan petani Kendeng melakukan long march sepanjang 150 kilometer demi menemui Gubernur Jawa Tengah Ganjar Pranowo di Semarang, sejak 5 Desember hingga 8 Desember 2016. Foto oleh Fariz Fardianto/Rappler

FOTO: Warga Kendeng menanti putusan soal pabrik semen

Nov 17, 2015 - 2:14 PM

Warga Kendeng tiba di Semarang setelah berjalan kaki 122 kilometer demi menolak kehadiran pabrik semen

MENUNGGU. Warga Kendeng akhirnya tiba di depan PTUN Semarang, menunggu putusan hari ini.

China's Long March puts satellite in orbit on 200th launch

Dec 07, 2014 - 4:53 PM

It is the fifth environmental monitoring satellite to be launched since 1999 as part of the joint program with Brazil

THE LONG MARCH. A Chinese Long March 4B rocket carrying a China-Brazil Earth Resources Satellite, named 02B, takes off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in northern China's Shanxi province, 19 September 2007. File Photo by AFP.

China's first lunar rover lands on moon

Dec 14, 2013 - 12:00 PM

2nd UPDATE China is set to become just the third country to carry out a moon rover mission following the United States and former Soviet Union

JADE RABBIT. The Chang'e-3 rocket carrying the Jade Rabbit rover blasts off, from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwest province of Sichuan on December 2, 2013. AFP/Stringer

S. Africa's China ambassador 'compares Mandela to Mao'

Dec 11, 2013 - 1:39 PM

In the days since Mandela s death Chinese state print and broadcast media have run reports highlighting the late South African leader s praise of Mao