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Finance and Commerce
Restoration mars section of China’s Great Wallof a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding con
Restoration mars section of China’s Great Wall
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning’s Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationpart of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
part of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone at... Read more
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iafrica.com
Outrage over 'ugly' Great Wall repairswall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning p
Outrage over 'ugly' Great Wall repairs
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
wall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning province was built in 1381 during the Ming Dynasty. Photos posted online showed that its uneven, crumbling steps and plant growth had been replaced as far as the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chinese outrage over ‘ugly’ restoration of Great Wallwall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning p
Chinese outrage over ‘ugly’ restoration of Great Wall
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
wall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning province was built in 1381 during the Ming Dynasty. Photos posted online showed that its uneven, crumbling steps, jagged walls and plant growth had been replaced... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chinese officials under fire over ’ugly’ Great Wall repairthe world’s largest military structure. It was built and rebuilt on a continua
Chinese officials under fire over ’ugly’ Great Wall repair
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the world’s largest military structure. It was built and rebuilt on a continual basis from around 220 BC until the Ming Dynasty in the 1600s. Khristian Ibarrola Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chinese outrage over ‘ugly’ restoration of Great Wallwall, the eight-kilometer (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning p
Chinese outrage over ‘ugly’ restoration of Great Wall
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
wall, the eight-kilometer (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning province was built in 1381 during the Ming Dynasty. Photos posted online showed that its uneven, crumbling steps and plant growth had been replaced as far as the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chinese outrage over 'ugly' restoration of Great Wallwall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning p
Chinese outrage over 'ugly' restoration of Great Wall
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
wall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning province was built in 1381 during the Ming Dynasty. Photos posted online showed that its uneven, crumbling steps and plant growth had been replaced as far as the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese outrage over 'ugly' restoration of Great Wallwall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning p
Chinese outrage over 'ugly' restoration of Great Wall
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
wall, the eight-kilometre (five-mile) Xiaohekou stretch in northeast Liaoning province was built in 1381 during the Ming Dynasty. Photos posted online showed that its uneven, crumbling steps and plant growth had been replaced as far as the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning’s Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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CTV News
Section of Great Wall of China damaged in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China damaged in name of restoration
CTV News / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning’s Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The great botched job: Chinese officials pilloried for ‘ugly’ repairs on Great Wallmade a Unesco world heritage site in 1987, was built and rebuilt through a seri
The great botched job: Chinese officials pilloried for ‘ugly’ repairs on Great Wall
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
made a Unesco world heritage site in 1987, was built and rebuilt through a series of fortifications between 220 BC and the Ming Dynasty in the 1600s. Using stones, bricks, wood, tamped earth and a variety of other materials, the wall was... Read more
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Orange County Register
'Botched' repair to China's Great Wall inspires outrageof that section of the wall started in 1381, part of the sprawling web of forti
'Botched' repair to China's Great Wall inspires outrage
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
of that section of the wall started in 1381, part of the sprawling web of fortifications and protections that Ming dynasty emperors built to ward off and police marauding nomads from the steppes. But now city dwellers who come to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. 'It really was an ugly repair job,' Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of a government restoration plan. 'It really was an ugly repair job,' Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Times of Malta
'Ugly' Great Wall of China repairs criticisedof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Mr Ding
'Ugly' Great Wall of China repairs criticised
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Mr Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Ugly' Great Wall of China repairs criticisedof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Mr Ding
'Ugly' Great Wall of China repairs criticised
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Mr Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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BBC News
Chinese officials criticised over 'ugly' Great Wall repairsWall, a Unesco world heritage site since 1987, was built and rebuilt on a conti
Chinese officials criticised over 'ugly' Great Wall repairs
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Wall, a Unesco world heritage site since 1987, was built and rebuilt on a continual basis from around 220 BC until the Ming Dynasty in the 1600s, when it was the world's largest military structure. Designed to protect the Chinese empire from... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Great Wall of China’s ‘ugly repair job’ mockedof a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding con
Great Wall of China’s ‘ugly repair job’ mocked
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
of a government restoration plan. “It really was an ugly repair job,” Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning’s Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Daily Herald
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restorationof a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding con
Section of Great Wall of China marred in name of restoration
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of a government restoration plan. "It really was an ugly repair job," Ding conceded. The wall section built during the Ming Dynasty in 1381 lies in Liaoning's Suizhong county along the border with Hebei province. An official reached by phone... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
China’s Great Wall overrun with smooth concrete in ugly ‘restoration’of wall stretches for over a mile in Suizhong county, Liaoning province, in Chi
China’s Great Wall overrun with smooth concrete in ugly ‘restoration’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of wall stretches for over a mile in Suizhong county, Liaoning province, in China’s north-east. It was built in 1381 in the early years of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) after emporer Zhu Yuanzhang forced the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty to fle... Read more
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News.com.au
Great Wall of China ‘disappearing’sections are included. Construction first begun in the third century BC, but n
Great Wall of China ‘disappearing’
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
sections are included. Construction first begun in the third century BC, but nearly 6,300 kilometres were built in the Ming Dynasty of 1368-1644, including the much-visited sectors north of the capital Beijing. Of that, 1,962 kilometres has... Read more
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The Forward
Who Are the Kaifeng Jews — and Why Is China ‘Cracking Down’ on Them?along the Silk Road and settled here, by one account in the 10th century. In 11
Who Are the Kaifeng Jews — and Why Is China ‘Cracking Down’ on Them?
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
along the Silk Road and settled here, by one account in the 10th century. In 1163, residents built a synagogue. During the Ming Dynasty, Kaifeng Jewry may have numbered as many as 5,000 people. But the group’s numbers waned. Fires and floods... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sights and sounds of scintillating Shanghaiit is a passion to discover how much transformed it has become from a mighty fe
Sights and sounds of scintillating Shanghai
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
it is a passion to discover how much transformed it has become from a mighty feudal kingdom whose suzerainty, through the Ming Dynasty, had gone far and wide, reaching all the way to Pangasinan, to a cradle of socialism that it must be... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Painting dogs, Coca-Cola and biros reinvent Asian art ideasin Asian culture," Dr McIntyre said. "She paints on and inside the shoes and r
Painting dogs, Coca-Cola and biros reinvent Asian art ideas
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
in Asian culture," Dr McIntyre said. "She paints on and inside the shoes and reinterprets paintings inspired by the Ming dynasty."Global and local issues on display Although many of the pieces were playful, Dr McIntyre said there were... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Ceramics on Display at the Crow Collection of Asian Artthis trade route and in this city, artisan potters refined their skills, noting
Ceramics on Display at the Crow Collection of Asian Art
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
this trade route and in this city, artisan potters refined their skills, noting the popular use of cobalt blue during the Ming dynasty. Porcelain was directly imported from Asia to potters through a trade route via Acapulco. Ceramics were a... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Norton Museum in West Palm Beach to celebrate Moon Festivalintroduction to Chinese music at 2 p.m. At 12:30 p.m. and 2:45 p.m., Chinese a
Norton Museum in West Palm Beach to celebrate Moon Festival
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
introduction to Chinese music at 2 p.m. At 12:30 p.m. and 2:45 p.m., Chinese art curator Laurie Barnes will discuss four Ming dynasty roof fascia panels decorated with dragons and peonies that the Norton recently acquired. The panels probably... Read more
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SportsFan
Waller colts dominate midweek meetus whether he's up to that level or whether we should just be a bit more cautio
Waller colts dominate midweek meet
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
us whether he's up to that level or whether we should just be a bit more cautious but you can't do any more." Group Three Ming Dynasty Quality runner-up High Mist appreciated the drop back to midweek grade. He became the third Waller-trained... Read more
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BC Local News
Gardening: Re-visiting Sun Yat-Senmaterials brought in from China (such as the limestone boulders from Lake Tai),
Gardening: Re-visiting Sun Yat-Sen
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
materials brought in from China (such as the limestone boulders from Lake Tai), in order to create an authentic Ming Dynasty landscape. The public park had to mimic this grandeur with a much smaller budget using North American materials... Read more
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Boston Globe
One is the loneliest number in Harmon’s ‘Significant Other’that I drew upon from my own life? Yes. Did I go to a million weddings? Yes. I
One is the loneliest number in Harmon’s ‘Significant Other’
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
that I drew upon from my own life? Yes. Did I go to a million weddings? Yes. I didn’t write a play about the Tudors or the Ming Dynasty. I wrote about a young guy in New York who goes to a lot of weddings. I didn’t have to do research into the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dozens jailed for insider thefts at French auction houseporters were found guilty of helping themselves to antiques, jewels and artwork
Dozens jailed for insider thefts at French auction house
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
porters were found guilty of helping themselves to antiques, jewels and artworks including a Chagall painting and rare Ming dynasty porcelain items. The porters - who transported and stored objects destined for sale by Drouot - were sentenced... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
35 jailed for insider thefts at French auction houseporters were found guilty of helping themselves to antiques, jewels and artwork
35 jailed for insider thefts at French auction house
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
porters were found guilty of helping themselves to antiques, jewels and artworks including a Chagall painting and rare Ming dynasty porcelain items. The porters -- who transported and stored objects destined for sale by Drouot -- were... Read more
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Canberra Times
The mail: Swear handles like a Ferrari as he turns on the horsepowertheir great run with three-year-olds and added another name to the watch list a
The mail: Swear handles like a Ferrari as he turns on the horsepower
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
their great run with three-year-olds and added another name to the watch list as Swear continued his unbeaten run in the Ming Dynasty Quality at Randwick on Saturday. Tommy Berry arrived in time on the best-backed Swear to score by a half-length... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Alternative Dreams: 17th Century Chinese Paintings From the Tsao Collection' at LACMAcollection would dramatically extend that reach to the other side of the globe.
'Alternative Dreams: 17th Century Chinese Paintings From the Tsao Collection' at LACMA
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
collection would dramatically extend that reach to the other side of the globe. The 17th century saw the fall of the Ming dynasty, which ruled first from Nanjing and then Beijing’s Forbidden City for nearly 300 years. Its corruption and decay... Read more
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birminghammail
Amazing pictures show how The Old Crown in Birmingham has stood the test of time for 648 yearslargely the same with its distinctive black and white timber exterior. Back in
Amazing pictures show how The Old Crown in Birmingham has stood the test of time for 648 years
birminghammail / Posted 29 days ago
largely the same with its distinctive black and white timber exterior. Back in 1368, the leap year when it was built, the Ming Dynasty was established in China, work started on the Great Wall of China and the National Library of France was founded... Read more
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New Kerala
Highway still being built despite China's Great Wall damage - newkerala.com #110047Great Wall. A 94 km highway linking the cities of Yulin and Jingbian crossed p
Highway still being built despite China's Great Wall damage - newkerala.com #110047
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
Great Wall. A 94 km highway linking the cities of Yulin and Jingbian crossed parts of the Qin Dynasty (221 BC-206 BC) and Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) Great Wall under State-level protection, the Global Times reported on Friday. The Yulin Bureau of... Read more

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