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Italy advances to U20 World Cup semifinals, beats Zambia 3-2

Italy advances to U20 World Cup semifinals, beats Zambia 3-2

England and Italy both finished their matches with 10 men and both advanced to the semifinals of the Under-20 World Cup on Monday. Before that Zambia were in outstanding form, beating Portugal 2-1, thrashing Iran 4-2 but losing 1-0 to Costa Rica.


Nintendo announces Pokemon themed Direct for tomorrow

Nintendo announces Pokemon themed Direct for tomorrow

The only details about the presentation is that it'll run for a total of 8 minutes and feature some " Pokemon news". While we don't know what Nintendo is announcing, the news is likely to be significant if it warrant its own Direct . Whatever the news is, Nintendo didn't want to wait until next week's Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. At the very least the hope is that the direct will have something to do with a Nintendo Switch Pokemon game which was confirmed to be in ...


Four Arab nations have cut ties with Qatar

Four Arab nations have cut ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia said it also would shut its land border with Qatar, effectively cutting off the country from the rest of the Arabian Peninsula. Al Jazeera is now blocked in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. June 2, 2017: The US Federal Bureau of Investigation arrived in Doha after the Qatari government asked the United States for help following the security breach by hackers the previous month on its official media platform, QNA.


SpaceX launches first-ever cargo aircraft into space

SpaceX launches first-ever cargo aircraft into space

The company has already revolutionized the spaceflight industry by recovering the first stage of its Falcon 9 rockets multiple times for re-use. Despite initial concern about afternoon clouds, conditions were within limits as Earth's rotation carried pad 39A into the plane of the space station's orbit and the Falcon 9's first-stage engines roared to life on time at 5:07 p.m.


ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III: Countdown Begins For Heaviest Rocket Launch

ISRO's GSAT-19/ GSLV MK III: Countdown Begins For Heaviest Rocket Launch

At the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, India's sole spaceport in Sriharikota , a hulking metal form looms over the Second Launch Pad. Tomorrow's launch of the first developmental flight of the rocket is a "great milestone" as ISRO is nearly doubling the capacity to launch satellite from 2.2-2.3 tons to 3.5-4 tons, former ISRO Chairman K.