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The Chronicle
DKU student ambassadors working to generate interestThe Student Ambassador Council is trying to attract more students to Duke's sat
DKU student ambassadors working to generate interest
The Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
The Student Ambassador Council is trying to attract more students to Duke's satellite campus in Kunshan, China. The Duke Kunshan Student Ambassador Council will host events this week—including information sessions, a lantern lighting ceremony and a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How Human Error Turned A Bad Midwest Storm Into A Deadly FloodCriss and his co-author, Dr. Mingming Luo, a researcher at the China University
How Human Error Turned A Bad Midwest Storm Into A Deadly Flood
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Criss and his co-author, Dr. Mingming Luo, a researcher at the China University of Geosciences in Wuhan, China, compared the December flood to a similar El Niño-related flood in the same midwest area in 1982. The researchers discovered that the... Read more
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Vavel
Lucie Safarova In Doha To Train For Potential Season DebutSafarova holding up her Doha title. (Photo by Mohamed Farag/Anadolu Agency/Gett
Lucie Safarova In Doha To Train For Potential Season Debut
Vavel / Posted yesterday
Safarova holding up her Doha title. (Photo by Mohamed Farag/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Lucie Safarovahas landed in Doha to prep there to see if she is ready to defend her title. After missing out on the Fed Cup Final and the beginning of this... Read more
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iafrica.com
China the key to electric car success?Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving
China the key to electric car success?
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. Sales of electric cars,... Read more
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motoring.iafrica.com
China the key to electric car success?Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving
China the key to electric car success?
motoring.iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. Sales of electric cars,... Read more
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CNET
Using VR to make games in VR is VR-riffic (Tomorrow Daily 311Tomorrow Daily: )4:37 / February 8, 2016 Epic announces an upcoming virtual-re
Using VR to make games in VR is VR-riffic (Tomorrow Daily 311
CNET / Posted yesterday
Tomorrow Daily: )4:37 / February 8, 2016 Epic announces an upcoming virtual-reality component for its Unreal Editor, and a team at Wuhan University shows off its real-time adaptive... Read more
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Yahoo News
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars Chinese workers stand next to a Kadjar car at the production line of France's
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars
Yahoo News / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese workers stand next to a Kadjar car at the production line of France's Renault and China's Dongfeng Group factory in Wuhan Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China,... Read more
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Engadget
The future of military camouflage may be a cute chameleon robotResearcher Guoping Wang of Wuhan University, China, and a handful of collaborat
The future of military camouflage may be a cute chameleon robot
Engadget / Posted 2 days ago
Researcher Guoping Wang of Wuhan University, China, and a handful of collaborators 3D-printed a chameleon robot that changes colors in response to its environment, as spotted by New Scientist. The little lizard is lined in plasmonic displays created... Read more
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dna
Chinese market is booming for electric cars in the face of staggering pollutionGovernment subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving
Chinese market is booming for electric cars in the face of staggering pollution
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. Sales of electric cars,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Year of the monkey could mean a Chinese baby boom in 2016Those born in the year of the monkey are said to be crafty, clever and charming
Year of the monkey could mean a Chinese baby boom in 2016
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Those born in the year of the monkey are said to be crafty, clever and charming. That's spurred some couples in China to delay parenthood until the less-auspicious year of the sheep ends -- a balm for companies offering fertility products and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shocking statistics of Syria’s warSmoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo
Shocking statistics of Syria’s war
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Smoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo, File) IT REPRESENTS the greatest humanitarian challenge of our time. Five years of intense fighting has plunged a once vibrant country into darkness. The destruction... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shocking statistics of Syria’s warSmoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo
Shocking statistics of Syria’s war
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Smoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo, File) IT REPRESENTS the greatest humanitarian challenge of our time. Five years of intense fighting has plunged a once vibrant country into darkness. The destruction... Read more
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News.com.au
The place where life expectancy has fallen 20 yearsSmoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo
The place where life expectancy has fallen 20 years
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Smoke rises over Saif Al Dawla district, in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Manu Brabo, File) IT REPRESENTS the greatest humanitarian challenge of our time. Five years of intense fighting has plunged a once vibrant country into darkness. The destruction... Read more
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Japan Today
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars ‹ Japan TodayGovernment subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry’s global future as the world’s biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. Sales of electric cars,... Read more
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TheBull
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' carsGovernment subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars
TheBull / Posted 3 days ago
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. 08.02.2016 08:31... Read more
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PhysOrg
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' carsSmog-choked cities are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving h
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
Smog-choked cities are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future, with the world's biggest car market offering economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream Government subsidies are... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Chinese market electrifying for ‘green’ cars Published: 7 February 2016 4:32 PM This file photo taken on December 8, 2015
Chinese market electrifying for ‘green’ cars
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 7 February 2016 4:32 PM This file photo taken on December 8, 2015 shows an Chinese-produced electric car being driven along a street on a heavily polluted day in Beijing. Smog-choked cities... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' carsBEIJING - Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in Chin
Chinese market electrifying for 'green' cars
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
BEIJING - Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies of scale that could make the technology mainstream. Smog-choked... Read more
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News.com.au
Is Australia about to get a Disneyland?Mr Xie declined to say whether the park would have a Disney theme but the house
Is Australia about to get a Disneyland?
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
Mr Xie declined to say whether the park would have a Disney theme but the household name is aggressively pushing into China, where more than 59 luxury theme parks have been proposed. CHINA’S richest man is poised to build a major theme park on the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Record Missouri flooding was manmade calamity, scientist saysIntersection of Interstate 44 and Route 141 in St. Louis County, Mo., on Dec. 3
Record Missouri flooding was manmade calamity, scientist says
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Intersection of Interstate 44 and Route 141 in St. Louis County, Mo., on Dec. 30, 2015. Water levels more than 4 feet higher than previous record floods closed a 20-mile stretch of the highway. Credit: Copyright Sid Hastings. At the end of December... Read more
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Science Daily
Record Missouri flooding was humanmade calamity, scientist says: Extreme flooding on Meramec, Mississippi rivers in late December cannot be blamed solely on 3-day rainThe rain blanketed the Meramec Basin, an area of 4,000 square miles drained by
Record Missouri flooding was humanmade calamity, scientist says: Extreme flooding on Meramec, Mississippi rivers in late December cannot be blamed solely on 3-day rain
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
The rain blanketed the Meramec Basin, an area of 4,000 square miles drained by the Meramec River, which enters the Mississippi River south of St. Louis. The Meramec's response was dramatic. Gauging stations recorded a pulse of water that grew as it... Read more
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Slate
China’s High-End Dog Shows Are Booming, but Not Without ControversyStories from Roads & Kingdoms Each week, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a
China’s High-End Dog Shows Are Booming, but Not Without Controversy
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
Stories from Roads & Kingdoms Each week, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe. For more foreign correspondence mixed with food, war, travel, and photography, visit their online magazine or follow @roadskingdoms on... Read more
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Perth Now
China stocks edge down, HK up China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise
China stocks edge down, HK up
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise investment ceilings for overseas investors won't lead to an immediate surge in foreign buying. However, Hong Kong shares rose, aided by... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China stocks edge down, HK up China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise
China stocks edge down, HK up
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise investment ceilings for overseas investors won't lead to an immediate surge in foreign buying. However, Hong Kong shares rose, aided by... Read more
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Adelaide Now
China stocks edge down, HK up China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise
China stocks edge down, HK up
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise investment ceilings for overseas investors won't lead to an immediate surge in foreign buying. However, Hong Kong shares rose, aided by... Read more
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Weekly Times
China stocks edge down, HK up China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise
China stocks edge down, HK up
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
China shares have dipped as the market doubts that government moves to raise investment ceilings for overseas investors won't lead to an immediate surge in foreign buying. However, Hong Kong shares rose, aided by... Read more
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CTV News
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flightA Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight a
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flight
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight all to herself after gruelling delays winnowed down other passengers. As nearly 100,000 people found themselves stranded at train stations in Guangzhou on Monday trying to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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The Courier
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
10 related stories
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The Young Witness
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
The Young Witness / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Western Advocate
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Western Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Kiama Independent
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Manning River Times
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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The North West Star
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
10 related stories
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The Border Mail
10 massive cities you’ve never heard ofThese are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the
10 massive cities you’ve never heard of
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
These are the giant metropoles of more than two millions people that leave the bulk of us reeling. Around the world, there are several tiny places that for one reason or other, most people recognise. Stratford-upon-Avon, Lourdes and Waterloo fall... Read more
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Business Insider
Valeant is about to try and convince Congress that it's good that the company jacks up drug pricesReutersXu Tiancheng, 56, uses "Qi Gong" or "Internal Energy" to practice a head
Valeant is about to try and convince Congress that it's good that the company jacks up drug prices
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
ReutersXu Tiancheng, 56, uses "Qi Gong" or "Internal Energy" to practice a headstand on a flat nail at a pedestrian street in Wuhan, Hubei province March 16, 2012. According to Xu, he has been practising "Qi Gong" for more than 5 years. The interim... Read more
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News.com.au
‘I feel filthy rich’: Woman gets plane to herselfZhang on the empty plane. A WOMAN was stunned to discover she was the only pas
‘I feel filthy rich’: Woman gets plane to herself
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Zhang on the empty plane. A WOMAN was stunned to discover she was the only passenger on her flight home. The Chinese woman, known only as Zhang, had a taste of being “filthy rich” when she was the sole passenger on a domestic China Southern... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Chinese celebrations herald new and exciting partnershipWith UK-China relations already entering a golden era, this year’s celebrations
Chinese celebrations herald new and exciting partnership
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
With UK-China relations already entering a golden era, this year’s celebrations to welcome in the Year of the Monkey, will signify not only the new and exciting opportunities between the two countries, but marks Manchester as a trading hub and... Read more
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Yahoo News
Air Passenger Gets Whole Plane To Herself - After Noone Else Turns Up A woman in China took a once in a lifetime trip on an empty plane - after all
Air Passenger Gets Whole Plane To Herself - After Noone Else Turns Up
Yahoo News / Posted 6 days ago
A woman in China took a once in a lifetime trip on an empty plane - after all the other passengers on a commercial flight failed to show up. The China Southern Airlines flight... Read more
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International Business Times
China: Woman flies solo on Lunar New Year flight after millions left stranded One lucky passenger in China enjoyed the luxury of having an entire plane to he
China: Woman flies solo on Lunar New Year flight after millions left stranded
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
One lucky passenger in China enjoyed the luxury of having an entire plane to herself as nearly 100,000 travellers were left stranded across China's main railway stations, like Guangzhou, due to snow delays. The woman, identified only by her surname... Read more
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Yahoo News
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flight A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flight
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight all to herself after gruelling delays winnowed down other passengers. As nearly 100,000 people found... Read more
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PhysOrg
Research collaboration discovers potential 'Achilles heel' of potato blightScientists working in Scotland and China have uncovered a potential Achilles' h
Research collaboration discovers potential 'Achilles heel' of potato blight
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Scientists working in Scotland and China have uncovered a potential Achilles' heel in the organism which causes potato blight, a global problem with associated costs estimated at $6billion around the world every year. Blight was the cause of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flightBEIJING: A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline
Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
BEIJING: A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight all to herself after gruelling delays winnowed down other passengers. As nearly 100,000 people found themselves stranded at train stations in Guangzhou on Monday... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flightBeijing: A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airlin
Flying solo: Chinese woman only passenger on New Year flight
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Beijing: A Chinese woman heading home for the holidays had a commercial airline flight all to herself after gruelling delays winnowed down other passengers. As nearly 100,000 people found themselves stranded at train stations in Guangzhou on Monday... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Trophy unveiled for the Maybank Championship MalaysiaOfficial unveiling of the Maybank Championship Malaysia Trophy () Maybank toda
Trophy unveiled for the Maybank Championship Malaysia
PGA European Tour / Posted 7 days ago
Official unveiling of the Maybank Championship Malaysia Trophy () Maybank today unveiled the specially-commissioned Maybank Championship Malaysia Trophy at a special press event held at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur. The trophy, which was conceptualised... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Anyone whose commute this morning was packed will envy this lucky womanA lucky Chinese woman found that she was the only person on a commercial flight
Anyone whose commute this morning was packed will envy this lucky woman
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
A lucky Chinese woman found that she was the only person on a commercial flight back to her hometown after all the other passengers failed to turn up. The flight had been delayed for 10 hours, and impatient passengers had already taken earlier... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Woman enjoys a whole China Southern plane to herself With Spring Festival just around the corner, many people are worried about ge
Woman enjoys a whole China Southern plane to herself
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
With Spring Festival just around the corner, many people are worried about getting tickets for going back home, yet one lucky lady basically had her own private jet, as she was the only passenger... Read more
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