Astronomers using cutting-edge skywatching devices have identified an extremely fast-growing black hole, cataloging it as a ‘monster’ that eats the mass equivalent of our sun every two days.
The media mythology about Russia that is prevalent in Western news reports is more concerning today than ever. Media business analyst William Dunkerley told Sputnik that the truth seems counterintuitive to the media and makes them look foolish.
In France, people will face fines up to the equivalent of $885 for wolf-whistling or making sexual comments toward others after France’s National Assembly approved a new bill this week to limit sexual harassment.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Swedish national men's ice hockey team won the 2018 IIHF World Championship having beaten Switzerland in a penalty shootout.
One would hardly expect a senior Israeli diplomat to go along with what the leaders of an organization which has vowed to destroy the Jewish state say.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The weapons provided by the US-led anti-Daesh coalition to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are rather limited in number and aimed at accomplishing particular missions, Special Operations Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (SOJTF-OIR) commanding general, US Maj. Gen. Jamie Jarrard told Sputnik.
EU states have criticized the US decision to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal and expressed their commitment to the agreement. However, many fear that the companies that do business in Iran might be affected by US sanctions. Sputnik discussed the issue with Michael Tockuss, a representative of the German-Iranian Chamber of Commerce Association.
A Sputnik source in the Russian space industry has confirmed that it is considering the option of reviving a program of peaceful launches of Voevoda missiles to deliver cargo into orbit around the Earth. Sputnik has gathered some facts about the characteristics of the carrier rocket based on the Voevoda missile.
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