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Defying Trump, US House votes to block Saudi arms sales

Measures related to $8bn in arms sales to Saudi Arabia now go to Trump, who is expected to veto the resolutions.

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India to launch second lunar mission on July 22 after delay

India to launch second lunar mission on July 22 after delay

Chandrayaan-2 will attempt a so-called 'soft landing' on the Moon, something only three other countries have achieved.

Australia jobless rate stuck at 5.2 percent as growth slows

Australia jobless rate stuck at 5.2 percent as growth slows

Policy stimulus needed to cut Australia's jobless rate to 4.5 percent mark as growth slows to decade lows, analysts say.

NASA Mars mission: 'Not willing to rule out 2033'

NASA Mars mission: 'Not willing to rule out 2033'

The US could get to Mars sooner than expected

Sliding Japan exports, manufacturing gloom heighten economic risk

Sliding Japan exports, manufacturing gloom heighten economic risk

Slowing global growth, trade wars and an export row with South Korea hit Japan's export-driven economy.