Oct 23, 2021 11:02 AM IST
The fund, which opened on October 19, allows investors to speculate on the future value of bitcoin – without actually owning it. It is the first time investors have been able to trade an asset related to bitcoin on the New York Stock Exchange, and was preceded by much media attention and hype in financial markets.
- May 19, 2021 08:55 AM IST
He and his family live under the near-constant threat of rocket attacks launched by Hamas and Islamic Jihad from the Gaza Strip, just 12 miles (19 km) from their home in the Israeli coastal city of Ashkelon.
- Jun 09, 2020 08:35 AM IST
The military said the rocket was launched from an area to the south of the airport and there were no reported damages or casualties.
- Mar 30, 2020 07:40 AM IST
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Sunday, the latest in a flurry of launches that South Korea decried as "inappropriate" amid the coronavirus pandemic.
- Mar 27, 2020 07:05 AM IST
Some 7,500 foreign troops are in Iraq as part of the US-led coalition helping local troops fight jihadist remnants, but those numbers are being significantly drawn down this month.
- Dec 09, 2019 01:02 PM IST
Security forces found a rocket launcher and several rockets in a search of the area, the statement said.
- May 17, 2018 10:43 AM IST
Since coming to office in 2012, Chinese President Xi Jinping has made becoming a "space flight superpower" a top priority for the Chinese government, which has a goal of sending a permanent manned space station into orbit by around 2022.
- Mar 29, 2018 06:35 PM IST
The GSLV-F08 rocket saddled with the passenger satellite in its payload fairing blasted off from the second launch pad at 4.56 pm on Thursday.
- Feb 23, 2017 04:00 PM IST
- Jun 22, 2016 09:51 AM IST
This satellite is similar to the earlier Cartosat-2, 2A and 2B. The images sent by Cartosat satellite will be useful for cartographic, urban, rural, coastal land use, water distribution and other applications.
- Jul 03, 2013 09:22 AM IST
Russia lost around USD 200 million after a rocket that was carrying three navigation satellites crashed after its engines suddenly switched off. It had taken off from Russian-leased Baiknour launch facility in Kazakhstan.
- Nov 16, 2012 09:24 PM IST
A rocket fired from Gaza today crashed into the sea off Tel Aviv in the second incident in as many days, police and an eyewitness said, shortly after sirens wailed across the city.
- Apr 27, 2012 06:26 PM IST
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Friday urged North Korea not to take any further "provocative" actions, including carrying out a nuclear test.
- Apr 13, 2012 03:31 PM IST
North Korea's launch of a rocket contradicts a UN Security Council resolution restricting the use of ballistic technology, the Interfax news agency cited an unidentified Russian Foreign Ministry official as saying on Friday.