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Detroit Free Press
Review: Volvo S60 Inscription is a Chinese revolutionThe Chinese Revolution began last year, but you probably missed it. Don’t feel
Review: Volvo S60 Inscription is a Chinese revolution
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
The Chinese Revolution began last year, but you probably missed it. Don’t feel bad. It wasn’t that big a deal. Unbeknownst to most people, including the fear mongers who claim the U.S. economy is under siege by global trade rules that let other... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thai Lion Air seeks fleet, route expansionPassengers queue for check-in at Thai Lion Air counters at Don Mueang airport.
Thai Lion Air seeks fleet, route expansion
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
Passengers queue for check-in at Thai Lion Air counters at Don Mueang airport. (Bangkok Post file photo) Thai Lion Air (TLA) has entered its third year of operation with further consolidation and new investment. The no-frills affiliate of... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Owen Sound mayor to visit China on behalf of cityMayor Ian Boddy is planning to visit central China this spring to sign an offic
Owen Sound mayor to visit China on behalf of city
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
Mayor Ian Boddy is planning to visit central China this spring to sign an official sister-city partnership between Owen Sound and Dayi County. Boddy said the two communities have ties that date back more than a century, so it makes sense to build on... Read more
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ABC News
Chinese New Year Celebrations Around the WorldDragon and lion dancers perform amidst exploding firecrackers in celebration of
Chinese New Year Celebrations Around the World
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Dragon and lion dancers perform amidst exploding firecrackers in celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year, Feb. 8, 2016 at Manila's Chinatown district in Manila, Philippines. A dragon dance team performs during a Lunar New Year parade ahead of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
People in China flock to pray for good fortune marking year of monkeyPray for good luck: Fortune-seekers flock to temples to burn the first stick of
People in China flock to pray for good fortune marking year of monkey
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Pray for good luck: Fortune-seekers flock to temples to burn the first stick of incense marking the beginning of Chinese New Year People across China have flocked to their nearest temples to burn the first stick of incense for the new year Burning... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Lunar New Year celebrations mark the beginning of the Year of the MonkeyPeople burn incense as they pray for good fortune on the first day of the Chine
Lunar New Year celebrations mark the beginning of the Year of the Monkey
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
People burn incense as they pray for good fortune on the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, at a temple in Chengdu, Sichuan province, February 8, 2016. Worshippers burn incense and pray for good luck at the Yonghegong Lama Temple on the first... Read more
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heraldscotland
After death sentence, family and friends of Scotland's murdered Buddhist lama plead for clemencyThe murder trial at Chengdu’s Intermediate People’s Court on Wednesday, heard t
After death sentence, family and friends of Scotland's murdered Buddhist lama plead for clemency
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
The murder trial at Chengdu’s Intermediate People’s Court on Wednesday, heard the lama, who was among the first spiritual leaders to teach Tibetan Buddhism to followers in the West, had been killed, after a former resident at Samye Ling came to his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Time-lapse video shows 'Iron Monster' machine piecing together bridgeSo THAT'S how China builds its impressive bridges! Fascinating time-lapse video
Time-lapse video shows 'Iron Monster' machine piecing together bridge
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
So THAT'S how China builds its impressive bridges! Fascinating time-lapse video shows machine known as 'The Iron Monster' piecing together huge structure Machine crosses mountainous valleys as it connects Chengdu to Guizhou Bridge, which spans... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Hainan Airlines to Launch Calgary-Beijing Route on June 30CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines plans to launch
Hainan Airlines to Launch Calgary-Beijing Route on June 30
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines plans to launch the first ever nonstop service from Calgary to Beijing, the capital of China. This is the company's second Canadian route and its first from Western Canada. Starting June... Read more
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The Economic Times
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battleA Reuters analysis of same-store sales data suggests McDonald's is recovering f
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battle
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
A Reuters analysis of same-store sales data suggests McDonald's is recovering faster in China than larger rival Yum as both seek to bounce back from a slew of food safety scandals dating back to 2012. McDonald's said last week fourth-quarter... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why the best Chinese food might be in the suburbs - The Boston GlobeFeb. 8 kicks off Chinese New Year, a celebration that lasts 15 days. So where t
Why the best Chinese food might be in the suburbs - The Boston Globe
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Feb. 8 kicks off Chinese New Year, a celebration that lasts 15 days. So where to eat? Great Chinese food has long been found in the city, the cramped, no-frills restaurants of Chinatown its epicenter. But the landscape is changing. Many... Read more
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The Indian Express
Sri Lanka drops plan to buy fighters from Pak after India objectsThe Pakistani media were reporting that the deal for JF-17s would be signed dur
Sri Lanka drops plan to buy fighters from Pak after India objects
The Indian Express / Posted 6 days ago
The Pakistani media were reporting that the deal for JF-17s would be signed during Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s three-day visit to Colombo which ended Wednesday. (Source: Reuters file photo) Stiff opposition from India has forced Sri Lanka to drop... Read more
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iol.co.za
McDonalds edges out Yum in ChinaShanghai - Yum Brands, the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind rival M
McDonalds edges out Yum in China
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Shanghai - Yum Brands, the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind rival McDonald's as the pair battle to revive flagging sales in China - a headache for Yum as it looks to spin off operations in its biggest market. A Reuters analysis of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Family's safety plea after teacher's 'carbon monoxide' death in ChinaThe family of a newly qualified English teacher believed to have died from carb
Family's safety plea after teacher's 'carbon monoxide' death in China
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
The family of a newly qualified English teacher believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning in China today said more should be done to protect travellers. Londoner Francesca Dingley, 22, died four days after moving into her apartment in... Read more
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Reuters
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battleSHANGHAI Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N), the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behi
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battle
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
SHANGHAI Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N), the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind rival McDonald's Corp (MCD.N) as the pair battle to revive flagging sales in China - a headache for Yum as it looks to spin off operations in its biggest market. A... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battleSHANGHAI: Yum Brands Inc , the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind riv
Beefed up: McDonald's edging out KFC, Pizza Hut in China revival battle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SHANGHAI: Yum Brands Inc , the home of KFC and Pizza Hut, is falling behind rival McDonald's Corp as the pair battle to revive flagging sales in China: a headache for Yum as it looks to spin off operations in its biggest market. A Reuters analysis... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Are these the world's quirkiest tours?Pandas and tennis in China Wendy Wu runs a China Tour and Tennis Open itinerar
Are these the world's quirkiest tours?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Pandas and tennis in China Wendy Wu runs a China Tour and Tennis Open itinerary which includes VIP tickets to the semi-finals and final of the prestigious ATP tournament held in China, as well as a chance to play a round on the official courts when... Read more
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Londonist
London's Best Warming Comfort FoodAre we all bored of detoxing and dieting yet? January is a miserable month when
London's Best Warming Comfort Food
Londonist / Posted 6 days ago
Are we all bored of detoxing and dieting yet? January is a miserable month when it’s cold and everyone is skint so don’t punish yourself any further. We should be clinging on to every kick we can get during these dark, wintry days, and comfort foods... Read more
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Technode
Asia Hardware Battle 2016: Now Accepting Applications!Here in Asia, we’re the first to see the sun rise. We’re the continent with the
Asia Hardware Battle 2016: Now Accepting Applications!
Technode / Posted 6 days ago
Here in Asia, we’re the first to see the sun rise. We’re the continent with the most people and some of the oldest civilizations in human history. We’re also home to some of the most innovative hardware startups in the world. From “Startup Nation”... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Teacher dies in 'carbon monoxide' tragedy just four days after moving homeShe successfully completed a week's training and moved into a new home in the s
Teacher dies in 'carbon monoxide' tragedy just four days after moving home
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
She successfully completed a week's training and moved into a new home in the southwestern city with a fellow English teacher several weeks later. But within days of the move, the pair had both fallen ill. They went to bed in a bid to feel better,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
English teacher dies in 'carbon monoxide' tragedy"Her life was tragically cut short by carbon dioxide poisoning, as the result o
English teacher dies in 'carbon monoxide' tragedy
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
"Her life was tragically cut short by carbon dioxide poisoning, as the result of an incorrectly installed gas appliance," he said. "A simple carbon monoxide detector, costing less than £10, could have prevented this. "As parents, we urge you to... Read more
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Animation World Network
‘Thomas & Friends’ Making Tracks to China for Theatrical DebutLONDON -- MATTEL, Inc., a leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of to
‘Thomas & Friends’ Making Tracks to China for Theatrical Debut
Animation World Network / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON -- MATTEL, Inc., a leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of toys and family products, and HIT Entertainment, a leading preschool entertainment company and a subsidiary of Mattel, has announced its latest CGI feature length Thomas &... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Day for Feb. 3Folk artists perform "Huohu", a traditional fire dance before the upcoming Spri
Photos of the Day for Feb. 3
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Folk artists perform "Huohu", a traditional fire dance before the upcoming Spring Festival in Zoucheng, China. A child stands at a new camp near Ras al-Ain, Syria for Iraqis from Mosul, now held by the Islamic State. (Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty... Read more
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Investopedia
The Top 5 Semiconductor Penny Stocks for 2016 (ACLS, CAMT)In the semiconductor industry, change is quick and constant. There is intense c
The Top 5 Semiconductor Penny Stocks for 2016 (ACLS, CAMT)
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
In the semiconductor industry, change is quick and constant. There is intense competition among chip makers to create smaller transistor lines, put more transistors on each chip and make semiconductors that can complete all of their tasks more... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Four Points Ramps Up NYC Portfolio with New Downtown Hotel POINT 1: Accelerating growth in dynamic markets across the globe, Starwood Ho
Four Points Ramps Up NYC Portfolio with New Downtown Hotel
Hospitality Net / Posted 7 days ago
POINT 1: Accelerating growth in dynamic markets across the globe, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the opening of Four Points New York Downtown. Owned by... Read more
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Hospitality Net
PolyU to Host 10th International Forum on China Hotel Brand Development cum Asia-Europe Forum for World Hospitality and Tourism Education Co-organised by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Guizhou
PolyU to Host 10th International Forum on China Hotel Brand Development cum Asia-Europe Forum for World Hospitality and Tourism Education
Hospitality Net / Posted 7 days ago
Co-organised by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Guizhou Provincial Government, and... Read more
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Hospitality Net
New President for the new Marco Polo Hotels Marco Polo Hotels has announced the commencement of Dr. Jennifer Cronin as Pr
New President for the new Marco Polo Hotels
Hospitality Net / Posted 7 days ago
Marco Polo Hotels has announced the commencement of Dr. Jennifer Cronin as President for Marco Polo Hotels, succeeding Mr. Eric Waldburger who has retired. In his role as President, Mr. Waldburger led the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Man kidnaps himself to ask for ransom from his wife A man from China’s southwestern Sichuan province was recently sentenced to a
Man kidnaps himself to ask for ransom from his wife
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
A man from China’s southwestern Sichuan province was recently sentenced to a 10-day custody for kidnapping himself to ask for ransom from his wife, Chengdu Business Daily reported Tuesday. The man... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its fir
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its first animated feature Duck Duck Goose. Joining the impressive list of vocal talent, actor/writer Jim Gaffigan has been cast in one of the film’s leading roles and will voice... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its fir
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its first animated feature Duck Duck Goose. Joining the impressive list of vocal talent, actor/writer Jim Gaffigan has been cast in one of the film’s leading roles and will voice... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its fir
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its first animated feature Duck Duck Goose. Joining the impressive list of vocal talent, actor/writer Jim Gaffigan has been cast in one of the film’s leading roles and will voice... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its fir
Jim Gaffigan, Carl Reiner Join Voice Cast of Animated Movie ‘Duck Duck Goose’
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
Original Force Animation continues to add cast and filmmaking talent to its first animated feature Duck Duck Goose. Joining the impressive list of vocal talent, actor/writer Jim Gaffigan has been cast in one of the film’s leading roles and will voice... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two men sentenced to death in China after murder of Scots monk despite brother's clemency pleaChoje Akong Tulku Rinpoche State-run Chinese News Service said a third man was
Two men sentenced to death in China after murder of Scots monk despite brother's clemency plea
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche State-run Chinese News Service said a third man was sentenced to three years in jail for his part in the killing. Two years ago, Carlo Luyckx deputy mayor of Brussels and president of Belgium's Buddhist Union, who had... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two men sentenced to death in China after murder of British monk despite brother's clemency pleaChoje Akong Tulku Rinpoche State-run Chinese News Service said a third man was
Two men sentenced to death in China after murder of British monk despite brother's clemency plea
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche State-run Chinese News Service said a third man was sentenced to three years in jail for his part in the killing. Two years ago, Carlo Luyckx deputy mayor of Brussels and president of Belgium's Buddhist Union, who had... Read more
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birminghammail
Tributes after man who designed The Cube passes awayArchitect Paul Scott passed away aged 50 after a short battle with cancer. His
Tributes after man who designed The Cube passes away
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
Architect Paul Scott passed away aged 50 after a short battle with cancer. His work has touched far-flung parts of the world, including China and France, but it is in Birmingham where his impact is most keenly felt. He led the team which designed... Read more
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Christian Today
China: Two men sentenced to death in killing of Tibetan religious leaderQuestions surrounding the murders had underscored the distrust that many Tibeta
China: Two men sentenced to death in killing of Tibetan religious leader
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
Questions surrounding the murders had underscored the distrust that many Tibetans have of the Chinese government, which has ruled Tibet since 1950. China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader,... Read more
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News.com.au
Death sentences for Tibetan killing China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibe
Death sentences for Tibetan killing
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader, after one of Tibet's most closely watched murder cases. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in... Read more
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Perth Now
Death sentences for Tibetan killing China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibe
Death sentences for Tibetan killing
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader, after one of Tibet's most closely watched murder cases. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Death sentences for Tibetan killing China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibe
Death sentences for Tibetan killing
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader, after one of Tibet's most closely watched murder cases. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in... Read more
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News.com.au
F-35 capability compared to Russian, Chinese stealth fightersDelivery ... Australia’s first F-35 Stealth Fighter was delivered to a US train
F-35 capability compared to Russian, Chinese stealth fighters
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Delivery ... Australia’s first F-35 Stealth Fighter was delivered to a US training field last month. Source: Defence ADVANCES in Chinese and Russian stealth technology and a gun that can’t shoot have once again put Australia’s next generation... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terminal cancer boy who charmed China to get own R.I. license plateBoy, 8, with terminal cancer who became famous in China after millions posted '
Terminal cancer boy who charmed China to get own R.I. license plate
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Boy, 8, with terminal cancer who became famous in China after millions posted 'Dstrong' on social media to be given a license plate of the hashtag Dorian Murray was diagnosed with untreatable cancer at the start of 2016 His wish to become 'famous... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two men sentenced to death for killing of co-founder of Scotland's only Tibetan monasteryHe, his nephew and his driver were killed in the southwestern Chinese city of C
Two men sentenced to death for killing of co-founder of Scotland's only Tibetan monastery
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
He, his nephew and his driver were killed in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu in October 2013 over what police had said was a financial dispute. One of those sentenced was Thubten Kunsal, who had been an artist at Akong Rinpoche's monastery... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
United Airlines Will Fly Nonstop to SingaporeLast week, United Continental announced another move to build up its San Franci
United Airlines Will Fly Nonstop to Singapore
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Last week, United Continental announced another move to build up its San Francisco hub. United Continental has been growing its hub in San Francisco. In June, United will begin nonstop service from San Francisco to Singapore on the new Boeing 787-9... Read more
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Daily Mail
Train passengers disgusted at woman cutting her toenails in publicThis is not an underground nail-way! Woman disgusts fellow subway passengers as
Train passengers disgusted at woman cutting her toenails in public
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
This is not an underground nail-way! Woman disgusts fellow subway passengers as she casually cuts her toenails on metro Incident happened in east China's city of Shanghai on metro line 12 Woman ignored other travellers and gave herself a quick... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hilton Worldwide Opens its First Hotel in Dali, Yunnan ProvinceDali’s First Internationally-Branded Hotel Offers Panoramic Lake Views DALI,
Hilton Worldwide Opens its First Hotel in Dali, Yunnan Province
Hospitality Net / Posted 9 days ago
Dali’s First Internationally-Branded Hotel Offers Panoramic Lake Views DALI, YUNNAN, China and McLEAN, Va. -- Hilton... Read more
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Phayul
Two sentenced to death in Akong Rinpoche murder caseDHARAMSHALA, Feb. 1: Three people have been sentenced by the Chengdu Intermedia
Two sentenced to death in Akong Rinpoche murder case
Phayul / Posted 9 days ago
DHARAMSHALA, Feb. 1: Three people have been sentenced by the Chengdu Intermediate People’s Court Tibetan in connection with the murder of Choje Akong Rinpoche, an influential Buddhist lama from the Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism and founder of... Read more
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Daily Star
Trouble afoot: Gross commuter clips her toenails on TRAINTOETALLY UNACCEPTABLE: The woman reportedly took her shoes off and went to town
Trouble afoot: Gross commuter clips her toenails on TRAIN
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
TOETALLY UNACCEPTABLE: The woman reportedly took her shoes off and went to town on her toenails The photos were uploaded on social media by a witness and have now been shared hundreds of thousands of times. The unidentified woman was seen on the... Read more
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Daily Record
Two men sentenced to death after murdering founder of Scots Buddhist monasteryChoje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in Scotland and became a British
Two men sentenced to death after murdering founder of Scots Buddhist monastery
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in Scotland and became a British citizen, was stabbed to death in the Chinese city of Chengdu in 2013. One of the men sentenced, Thubten Kunsal, had been an artist at Akong Rinpoche's monastery and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China sentences two men to death in killing of Tibetan religious leaderBEIJING: China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a promine
China sentences two men to death in killing of Tibetan religious leader
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING: China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader, state media said, in what had been one of Tibet's most closely watched murder cases. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in exile in... Read more
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Swissinfo
China sentences two men to death in killing of Tibetan religious leaderBEIJING (Reuters) - China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing o
China sentences two men to death in killing of Tibetan religious leader
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has sentenced two men to death for the 2013 killing of a prominent Tibetan religious leader, state media said, in what had been one of Tibet's most closely watched murder cases. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, who lived in... Read more
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