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The Economic Times
Pushed by Xi Jinping, reformed PLA training hard to win warsamid rising tensions over the disputed South China Sea, President Xi Jinping is
Pushed by Xi Jinping, reformed PLA training hard to win wars
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
amid rising tensions over the disputed South China Sea, President Xi Jinping is pushing China's 2.3 million-strong PLA which turns 89 tomorrow to train hard to win wars as it expands its high tech arsenal. Reorganised from top to bottom by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Xi Jinping’s China will not be content to stay second-bestoutfitted in a Shanghai yard; the goal is to have four large carriers by 2020 (
Xi Jinping’s China will not be content to stay second-best
The Manila Times / Posted 10 hours ago
outfitted in a Shanghai yard; the goal is to have four large carriers by 2020 (the Americans have 11). Meanwhile, the PLA navy’s busy on goodwill missions. In recent months, a Chinese ice-breaker helped rescue a stranded Antarctic expedition;... Read more
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asianage
Pushed by Xi Jinping, reformed PLA training hard to win warsPLA now enjoys a whopping over USD 145 billion annual budget, next only to the
Pushed by Xi Jinping, reformed PLA training hard to win wars
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
PLA now enjoys a whopping over USD 145 billion annual budget, next only to the US military. Beijing: Undergoing radical transformation to increase its combat capability amid rising tensions over the disputed South China Sea, President Xi Jinping is... Read more
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The Hindu
Pushed by Xi, reformed PLA training hard to win warsReorganised from top to bottom by Mr. Xi in the last four years, the People’s L
Pushed by Xi, reformed PLA training hard to win wars
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
Reorganised from top to bottom by Mr. Xi in the last four years, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) — the world’s largest — is bracing for major showdowns in its increasingly volatile neighbourhood. Undergoing radical transformation to increase its... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Televisa's IDRs at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stablealso distributes its content to more than 50 countries, including the United St
Fitch Affirms Televisa's IDRs at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
also distributes its content to more than 50 countries, including the United States through a Program License Agreement (PLA) with Univision, which provides a stable royalty income until at least 2030. During the LTM as of June 2016, the company... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Son of PAO chief charged with killing rivalarrested for collusion in the fatal shooting of a rival four months ago. Sakra
Son of PAO chief charged with killing rival
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
arrested for collusion in the fatal shooting of a rival four months ago. Sakrawit Nitipote, 25, was arrested at his house Pla Pak district of this northeastern province on Friday. The suspect has been charged with colluding in murder, illegal... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Zarb-e-Azb to take action against terrorists of all hue and colour: COASto a gathering at the Chinese Embassy to commemorate the 89th anniversary of fo
Zarb-e-Azb to take action against terrorists of all hue and colour: COAS
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
to a gathering at the Chinese Embassy to commemorate the 89th anniversary of founding of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). General Raheel Sharif said that China and Pakistan were partners in fight against the menace of terrorism for the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Wayne R. Frazier, Sr.: Reject Port Covington PLA It has come to our attention the Baltimore City Council, in addition to debat
Wayne R. Frazier, Sr.: Reject Port Covington PLA
The Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
It has come to our attention the Baltimore City Council, in addition to debating the full provisions of Tax Incremental Financing, or TIF, for Sagamore Development Co.’s Port Covington development,... Read more
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New Kerala
No incursion by Chinese troops in Uttarakhand, it was transgression: newkerala.com #97153saying it was just a transgression. "There was no incursion as reported in med
No incursion by Chinese troops in Uttarakhand, it was transgression: newkerala.com #97153
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
saying it was just a transgression. "There was no incursion as reported in media. It was just a transgression from Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA)," Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in the Lok Sabha making a statement on t... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China verifying reports on transgression, hopes India will help keep peaceministry, responding warily to the latest allegations of border incursions, sai
China verifying reports on transgression, hopes India will help keep peace
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
ministry, responding warily to the latest allegations of border incursions, said soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) always followed rules and focussed on maintaining peace and stability along the disputed border. “We still need to... Read more
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New Kerala
No incursion by Chinese troops in Uttarakhand, it was transgression: newkerala.com #97132saying it was just a transgression. "There was no incursion as reported in med
No incursion by Chinese troops in Uttarakhand, it was transgression: newkerala.com #97132
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
saying it was just a transgression. "There was no incursion as reported in media. It was just a transgression from Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA)," Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in the Lok Sabha while making a statement on the iss... Read more
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The Hindu
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Paswan replies to LS discussion on price riserecounts his Hajipur visit and meeting with farmers. He did the same yesterday
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Paswan replies to LS discussion on price rise
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
recounts his Hajipur visit and meeting with farmers. He did the same yesterday in the RS. 7.02 pm: More statistics, more explanation on prices of seasonal items. Shifts partial blame on States, who, he says, are the ones to deal with black... Read more
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dna
Chinese President Xi asks army to transform into 'mighty, modernised' forceIn a bid to strengthen the might of People's Liberation Army (PLA), Chinese Pre
Chinese President Xi asks army to transform into 'mighty, modernised' force
dna / Posted 2 days ago
In a bid to strengthen the might of People's Liberation Army (PLA), Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked the ground force of the army to transform and build itself into a mighty, modernised and new-style military force. Xi made the remarks on... Read more
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The Hindu
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Rajya Sabha discusses implementation of AP Reorganisation ActChina border has not been formally demarcated, says Parrikar. He narrates the i
Monsoon Session of Parliament - Rajya Sabha discusses implementation of AP Reorganisation Act
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
China border has not been formally demarcated, says Parrikar. He narrates the incident that happened in Uttarakhand. Two PLA personnel come into Indian territory upto 200 metres. The ITBP confronted them and they went away. There is a mechanism... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese Prez asks army to transform into 'mighty, modernized' force - newkerala.com #96939force Posted 3 minutes ago | ANIBeijing, July 28 : In a bid to strengthen the
Chinese Prez asks army to transform into 'mighty, modernized' force - newkerala.com #96939
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
force Posted 3 minutes ago | ANIBeijing, July 28 : In a bid to strengthen the might of People's Liberation Army (PLA), Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked the ground force of the army to transform and build itself into a mighty,... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese incursion in U'khand clear case of intelligence failure: Defence Expert - newkerala.com #96832under perennial surveillance. "You got aircrafts, drones, satellites, helicopt
Chinese incursion in U'khand clear case of intelligence failure: Defence Expert - newkerala.com #96832
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
under perennial surveillance. "You got aircrafts, drones, satellites, helicopters and all sorts of surveillance aids in place and yet if they come in without being detected, it is indicating to the fact that we are not as alert as we ought to... Read more
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dna
China crosses Uttarakhand border; government plays down incidentnear the border and left after a face-off lasting for 30 minutes to one hour.
China crosses Uttarakhand border; government plays down incident
dna / Posted 2 days ago
near the border and left after a face-off lasting for 30 minutes to one hour. Defence sources in South Block, however, played down the incident and said that "transgressions continue to happen along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) on account... Read more
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New Kerala
Chinese incursion in U'Khand 'handled', nothing to be alarmed about: Indian Army - newkerala.com #96705In the current Barahoti incident in Uttarakhand, a small detachment of China's
Chinese incursion in U'Khand 'handled', nothing to be alarmed about: Indian Army - newkerala.com #96705
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
In the current Barahoti incident in Uttarakhand, a small detachment of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) troops came across an Indian patrol in the area. The incident was handled as per mutually agreed drills and did not last for more than few... Read more
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asianage
MHA seeks report on Chinese incursionalong the LAC on account of differing perceptions of the border. In the current
MHA seeks report on Chinese incursion
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
along the LAC on account of differing perceptions of the border. In the current Barahoti incident, a small detachment of PLA (not more than four-five) came across our patrol in the area. The incident was handled as per mutually agreed drills. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
China, Bangladesh defence relations reach ‘unprecedented heights’to enhance cooperation and exchanges in all areas and levels to promote greater
China, Bangladesh defence relations reach ‘unprecedented heights’
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
to enhance cooperation and exchanges in all areas and levels to promote greater development of bilateral relations.” The PLA Navy fleet arrived in Chittagong for the first time in the past three decades, taking part in a joint maritime drill with... Read more
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dna
Chinese incursion: It is not a very serious issue, says Centreis not a very serious issue," said Rijiju. He further stated that the Uttarakh
Chinese incursion: It is not a very serious issue, says Centre
dna / Posted 3 days ago
is not a very serious issue," said Rijiju. He further stated that the Uttarakhand officials and People Liberation Army (PLA) of China was present there and had a little verbal spat over the border line but later went back to their region. In... Read more
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dna
Chinese incursion: Harish Rawat does U-turn; official sources say helicopters entered Indian territoryaction, the chief minister said, "The Government of India is alert and will tak
Chinese incursion: Harish Rawat does U-turn; official sources say helicopters entered Indian territory
dna / Posted 3 days ago
action, the chief minister said, "The Government of India is alert and will take necessary measures at the right time." PLA TROOPS TRANSGRESSED BORDER Chinese troops transgressed the border on land and by air in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cooking with fire: London's chefs go back to basicssplendour. saltyard.co.uk This itsy Brixton Indian offers plenty to please — i
Cooking with fire: London's chefs go back to basics
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
splendour. saltyard.co.uk This itsy Brixton Indian offers plenty to please — including this light and bright exemplary version of bhel puri. kricket.co.uk 8/36 Pappardelle with beef shin ragu at Trullo A gutsy classic from this Highbury... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Sam Bird: Ferrari back to winning ways at the 'RingWe also came away with an increase in our manufacturers' championship lead, and
Sam Bird: Ferrari back to winning ways at the 'Ring
Motorsport.com / Posted 3 days ago
We also came away with an increase in our manufacturers' championship lead, and Davide and I have closed in further on Pla and Mucke to just two points. We know that the battle will go down to the wire and we are prepared for a real fight to... Read more
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Evening Standard
Bronte, restaurant review: A destination for style platessplendour. saltyard.co.uk This itsy Brixton Indian offers plenty to please — i
Bronte, restaurant review: A destination for style plates
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
splendour. saltyard.co.uk This itsy Brixton Indian offers plenty to please — including this light and bright exemplary version of bhel puri. kricket.co.uk 8/36 Pappardelle with beef shin ragu at Trullo A gutsy classic from this Highbury... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Chinese army bans Hong Kong's Pokemon players from barracksuses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon m
Chinese army bans Hong Kong's Pokemon players from barracks
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
uses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon monsters on real-world settings, challenging players to capture and train them for battles. But the city's enthusiasm to "catch 'em all" has prompted warnings from... Read more
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Slate
Six Ways the U.S. Could Respond to Russia if It’s Responsible for the DNC Hackattacks. If the local government is cooperative, we might see extradition or do
Six Ways the U.S. Could Respond to Russia if It’s Responsible for the DNC Hack
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
attacks. If the local government is cooperative, we might see extradition or domestic legal action. (The indictments of the PLA members did not lead to extradition or domestic arrest, but in a later incident China did end up arresting hackers... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chinese army bans Hong Kong’s Pokemon players from barracksPeople use their mobile phones to play Nintendo’s Pokemon Go game in Hong Kong.
Chinese army bans Hong Kong’s Pokemon players from barracks
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
People use their mobile phones to play Nintendo’s Pokemon Go game in Hong Kong. — AFP photo HONG KONG: The Chinese army garrisoned in Hong Kong has warned people searching for Pikachu and other virtual monsters to stay off their premises, as Pokemon... Read more
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Business Wire
Merkle Releases Its Q2 2016 Digital Marketing ReportThe Digital Marketing Report analyzes trends in paid search, SEO, social media,
Merkle Releases Its Q2 2016 Digital Marketing Report
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
The Digital Marketing Report analyzes trends in paid search, SEO, social media, product ads, programmatic and display advertising, comparison shopping engines, and more. It also provides comprehensive and detailed insight into digital marketing... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chinese army bans Pokemon players from barracksJuly 26, 2016 8:14 pm HONG KONG: The Chinese army garrisoned in Hong Kong has
Chinese army bans Pokemon players from barracks
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
July 26, 2016 8:14 pm HONG KONG: The Chinese army garrisoned in Hong Kong has warned people searching for Pikachu and other virtual monsters to stay off their premises, as Pokemon Go mania sweeps the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Chinese army bans Hong Kong's Pokemon players from barracksuses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon m
Chinese army bans Hong Kong's Pokemon players from barracks
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
uses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon monsters on real-world settings, challenging players to capture and train them for battles. But the city's enthusiasm to "catch 'em all" has prompted warnings from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Chinese army warns Hong Kong barracks Pokemon-no-Go area Schoolgirls play Nintendo’s Pokemon Go game on their mobile phones in Tokyo o
Chinese army warns Hong Kong barracks Pokemon-no-Go area
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Schoolgirls play Nintendo’s Pokemon Go game on their mobile phones in Tokyo on July 22, 2016. The augmented-reality game Pokemon Go, which has been released in more than 30 countries, was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chinese army warns Hong Kong barracks Pokemon-no-Go areauses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon m
Chinese army warns Hong Kong barracks Pokemon-no-Go area
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
uses satellite locations, graphics and camera capabilities to overlay cartoon monsters on real-world settings, challenging players to capture and train the creatures for battles. But the city's enthusiasm to "catch 'em all" has prompted warnings... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China issues footage of ballistic missile defence system testis also an important chip in the contest between big powers. It makes a world o
China issues footage of ballistic missile defence system test
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
is also an important chip in the contest between big powers. It makes a world of difference whether you have it or not,” PLA researcher Chen Deming said. The system itself is one of the keys of China’s domestic defense capabilities, Deming was... Read more
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dna
China releases footage of first-ever ballistic missile defence system testis also an important chip in the contest between big powers. It makes a world o
China releases footage of first-ever ballistic missile defence system test
dna / Posted 4 days ago
is also an important chip in the contest between big powers. It makes a world of difference whether you have it or not," PLA researcher Chen Deming said. The system itself is one of the keys of China's domestic defence capabilities, Deming was... Read more
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PhysOrg
Process could make key biodegradable polymer stronger and longer-lastingcould make the material more useful in medical applications. Credit: Mathiowitz
Process could make key biodegradable polymer stronger and longer-lasting
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
could make the material more useful in medical applications. Credit: Mathiowitz lab / Brown University Polylactic acid, or PLA, is a biodegradable polymer commonly used to make a variety of products from disposable cups to medical implants to drug... Read more
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SKY News
US And China Show Military Might Amid Tensionscountermeasures. Footage of the latest US military hardware being put through
US And China Show Military Might Amid Tensions
SKY News / Posted 5 days ago
countermeasures. Footage of the latest US military hardware being put through its paces was unveiled as Chinese combat planes carried out live-fire exercises over the strategic East China Sea, where it is in dispute with close US allies Japan... Read more
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The China Post
Top PRC military leader gets life sentence for corruptionof the Central Military Commission, second only to the Chinese president in the
Top PRC military leader gets life sentence for corruption
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
of the Central Military Commission, second only to the Chinese president in the top body of the People's Liberation Army (PLA). He retired in 2012 and was expelled from the ruling Communist Party last year. His fall comes as President Xi Jinping... Read more
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DW
Former Chinese military leader sentenced for life in corruption case |according to Chinese state news agency Xinhua, making him the highest-level fig
Former Chinese military leader sentenced for life in corruption case |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
according to Chinese state news agency Xinhua, making him the highest-level figure within the People's Liberation Army (PLA) to be sent to prison as part of President Xi Jinping's crackdown on corruption. The 74-year-old Guo has also reportedly... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Nurburgring WEC: Audi closes points gap on Porscheand Loic Duval. With five rounds to go, Jani, Dumas and Lieb hold a reduced ad
Nurburgring WEC: Audi closes points gap on Porsche
Motorsport.com / Posted 5 days ago
and Loic Duval. With five rounds to go, Jani, Dumas and Lieb hold a reduced advantage of 33 points after their fourth place finish in Germany, as Jarvis, di Grassi and Duval gained back six points by coming second. The best of the Toyotas -... Read more
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CNET
Get a 3Doodler 2.0 3D-pen bundle for $99.99no further than your average 3D printer, for example, or even a good VR headset
Get a 3Doodler 2.0 3D-pen bundle for $99.99
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
no further than your average 3D printer, for example, or even a good VR headset. Heck, would "Avatar" have made such a splash without its then-jaw-dropping 3D? That's why I'm particularly excited about today's deal. It not only elevates a... Read more
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Reuters
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fundSoldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy patrol at Woody Island,
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fund
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Soldiers of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy patrol at Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is known in China as the Xisha Islands, January 29, 2016. China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi arrives at a meeting at the sidelines of the... Read more
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Quartz
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of teaother 27 beds in the ward even accommodate a relative or two, precariously perc
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of tea
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
other 27 beds in the ward even accommodate a relative or two, precariously perched on the edge. An assortment of cloth and plastic bags hang from nails hammered into weathered walls. Thin curtains, barely green, flutter in a meagre breeze made... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
China unveils 'world's largest seaplane'China has completed what it describes as the world's largest seaplane. The amp
China unveils 'world's largest seaplane'
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
China has completed what it describes as the world's largest seaplane. The amphibious AG600 is about the size of a Boeing 737 and will be used to fight forest fires and perform marine rescue operations, state-run news agency Xinhua said. With a... Read more
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dna
ITBP fails to get high-altitude Humvees, settles for SUVs on Indo-China borderforces was building up at a height of 16,700 feet in the eastern Ladakh sector
ITBP fails to get high-altitude Humvees, settles for SUVs on Indo-China border
dna / Posted 5 days ago
forces was building up at a height of 16,700 feet in the eastern Ladakh sector of Chumar, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) used its high-powered vehicles and air drops to reinforce troops for 16 days. The Indian personnel, on the other hand,... Read more
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Motorsport.com
Nurburgring WEC: Porsche beats Audi as #1 crew takes victoryYellow of the race - which came in the third hour to allow marshals to clear de
Nurburgring WEC: Porsche beats Audi as #1 crew takes victory
Motorsport.com / Posted 6 days ago
Yellow of the race - which came in the third hour to allow marshals to clear debris. The timing of the caution period played straight into the hands into the #2 Porsche crew of Marc Lieb, Romain Dumas and Neel Jani, who pitted during the FCY... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Downtown Detroit to have streetlights replacedDETROIT - The City of Detroit is becoming a brighter place at night thanks to n
Downtown Detroit to have streetlights replaced
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 7 days ago
DETROIT - The City of Detroit is becoming a brighter place at night thanks to new street lights being placed around downtown and surrounding areas. Some of the lights downtown had to be completely replaced because they were so outdated, and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Historic house allows diners to step back in timethe three daughters of the noble family, has been turned into a boutique hotel
Historic house allows diners to step back in time
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
the three daughters of the noble family, has been turned into a boutique hotel and restaurant. First to arrive our table, pla haeng tangmo (120 baht) is an old-fashioned summer delicacy presenting crispy granules of dried fish wok-tossed with... Read more
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The Manila Times
Yes, help our fishermen by talking to China, but…it is within our exclusive economic zone (EEZ), as defined by international cov
Yes, help our fishermen by talking to China, but…
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
it is within our exclusive economic zone (EEZ), as defined by international covenants and protocols. Therefore, China’s PLA Navy and Coast Guard ships must not harass and drive away Filipino fishermen. But despite the UN ruling, China has not... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Beijing flexes muscles, unveils new weapons after South China Sea verdicthad no historic rights to islands in the South China Sea. The Southern Theatre
Beijing flexes muscles, unveils new weapons after South China Sea verdict
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
had no historic rights to islands in the South China Sea. The Southern Theatre Command of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), which looks after the South China Sea front, has unveiled a series of new weapons for sea and air combat during a visit... Read more
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