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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 08:41:35 GMT

Chinese toddler born with heart defect forced to live in hospital for four years after parents abandon him  -  South China Morning Post
A Chinese boy aged five has finally returned home to Inner Mongolia four years after being abandoned by his parents inside a Beijing hospital, mainland media reports. The couple reluctantly agreed to reclaim their son only after being jailed for ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 05:04:05 GMT

Two cultures make a family and a home in Fairbanks  -  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
“We eat lots of meat,” replied the Mongolian-born Oyuka, laughing. “We have adjusted some of the Western dishes to a Mongolian way of cooking,” added Dario, who was raised in Peru. “Peruvian dishes cooked with Mongolian flavor, which is basically take ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 20:30:24 GMT

'Phom'and 'Longleng' take flight  -  Morung Express
In yet another step for Nagaland State towards conservation of the winged visitors from Mongolia, two Amur Falcons named 'Phom' and 'Longleng' were fitted with satellite transmitters and released from Lemscahenlok biodiversity conservation area at ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 18:01:55 GMT

'Eagle Huntress' is a tale for all ages  -  Shanghai Daily (subscription)
THERE is an ancient tradition in Mongolia where burkitshi, or “eagle hunters,” train eagles to respond to their call and hunt hares and foxes in the frozen landscape. It's a skill and ceremonial practice that's learned from age 13 and has been largely ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 04:02:57 GMT

Japanese ramen chain eyes Mongolia, Greece in overseas expansion  -  Nikkei Asian Review
TOYAMA, Japan -- A ramen restaurant chain operator in Japan is going off the beaten path to target markets including Mongolia and Greece, with unique menu tweaks such as use of lamb in Mongolia. Tentakaku, which operates the Menya Iroha ramen ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 03:24:26 GMT

Which language does Eric Nam use to attempt to ride a reindeer in the jungle?  -  allkpop
On the October 28 airing of 'Laws of the Jungle' in Mongolia, a part of the cast visited the Dukha people of Mongolia to experience riding on the backs or reindeer! SEE ALSO: [Jaejoong Wins] Battle of the Best Vocalist in SM Entertainment of All Time ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 03:11:03 GMT

Open mind, open house  -  The Mercury
JACOB Ikareth lived in various parts of the world while working for mining company Rio Tinto, including Canada, New Zealand and Mongolia, but his long-term goal was to retire to Tasmania. Originally from Melbourne, the 60-year-old had visited friends ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:01:31 GMT

Mongolian trainer looks for repeat in BC Turf Sprint  -  Daily Racing Form
He is from Mongolia, where there are no family names. The son's name is a given name attached to the father's given name. “It changes every generation,” Ganbat said. “When you are calling me my father's name, Enebish, you're calling me a dead person.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:32:42 GMT

"The Eagle Huntress" is a heartwarming all-ages tale  -  Virginian-Pilot
There is an ancient tradition of falconry practiced by the people of Mongolia where burkitshi, or “eagle hunters,” train golden eagles to respond to their call and hunt hares and foxes in the frozen landscape. It's a skill and ceremonial practice that ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:29:09 GMT
Grant Signed To Improve Disaster Resilience for Herders in Mongolia  -  Reliefweb
ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA — The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Mongolia today signed a $3 million grant to pilot community-based approaches to disaster risk management in parts of Dornod, Gobi-Altai, Khuvsgul and Sukbaatar ...