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Connaught 1993-2014

NEWS18 Sep 2014The United States Equestrian Federation mourns the loss of champion eventing horse Connaught, who was laid to rest on September 17, 2014 due to complications from old age. With longtime rider, Phillip Dutton, the 1993 Irish Sport Horse ... [Published Horseweb.de - 10 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Wrestling with real 'shocker'

By Feb. 26, 2013, midnightWrestling with real 'shocker'exitHASSAN Shahsavan's world was rocked this month following the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) plan to dump wrestling from the 2020 Olympics.The two-time Olympian said he was "shocked and ... [Published Hills News - 13 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Plant of Merit: 'Zahara Double Cherry'

What: Zinnia “Zahara Double Cherry”An outstanding selection for any mixed border, this annual is in bloom from early summer until fall. Its large cherry colored blossoms are eye catching, both to people and to the butterflies who flock to them. “Zahara ... [Published HeraldNet - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

9/18/2014: Comment: The more things change...

The Beijing Olympics in 2008 was a landmark in Indian sport. After managing just one medal each in the three previous Olympics, and none from the one before that in the 1992 Barcelona edition, the number went up to three in China. Most importantly,.. ... [Published Hindustan Times - 23 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Pakistan schools join China Radio summer camp

China Radio International (CRI) and Pakistan’s Roots Millennium Schools (RMS) selected two school kids from Pakistan to participate at the summer camp held by CRI in Beijing.According to the Pakistan Observer, CRI has been involved in promoting Mandarin ... [Published Asia Radio Today - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

9/18/2014: Asian Games: Post-ban, Indian boxers hope to make up for Glasgow failure

CHANDIGARH: After the disappointment in Glasgow, Indian boxers are gearing up for an improved performance in Incheon, and the task will be to match Guangzhou (2010), where the men won seven medals, including two gold. “Since Beijing (Olympics),... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

After the Games: 100 Days in Asia

Main Body This exhibition focuses on the industrialized cities of China, especially the buildings and infrastructure associated with the 2008 Olympics and the 2010 international expo. Grace Lin, McGill University School of Architecture graduate and John ... [Published Canadian Interiors - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

RMS, CRI sign agreement to promote Urdu, Chinese

Islamabad: The China Radio International (CRI) and the Roots Millennium Schools (RMS), with a view to promote cultural relationship between China and Pakistan and to forge cooperation between the two organisations have agreed to sign an agreement to promote ... [Published Daily Times - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Cats regain U'u after re-rating (The West Australian)

American guard Drake U’u is expected to fill the final spot on the Perth Wildcats’ roster this season after having his player points rating reviewed.U’u played as a four-point player under the controversial equalisation system last season, but is believed ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Crime rate continues to rise in Beijing

The crime rate in Beijing has been on the increase since 1997, although it did fall in 2008 and 2009, says a report by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences of Beijing University of Technology."Thanks to the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and 60th Anniversary ... [Published CHINAdaily - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - China defends its foreign press policy

China defends its foreign press policyContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday defended its foreign press policy, stressing that foreign journalists should abide by Chinese law and regulations when reporting in Chin ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Watch this: the first Formula E race is tomorrow in Beijing

After a couple years of careful planning , the inaugural Formula E season is set to hit the track this weekend. Tomorrow's race is set for 3:30 AM ET in Beijing on a circuit that's laid out on around the iconic Bird's Nest venue from the 2008 Olympics. ... [Published Engadget - Sep 12 2014]

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"Wrestling's not very popular here in Australia but in eastern Europe and in my homeland of Iran it's our national sport" he said
"The idea is to redefine what inspires you. The idea is that I've gotten to this space is because I've had a lot of muses in my life [like Pablo Picasso and Leonardo Da Vinci]. People  timberland nellie boots that I look up to and draw inspiration from like how they prepare and how they focus on their particular field because the common denominator is the attention to detail, the hard work, the relentlessness."
"Thanks to the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and 60th Anniversary of establishment of People's Republic of China in 2009, the crime rate dropped in those two years" said Zhang Jin, professor of law at the college
NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Monday that the "long-term ambition of Russia is to establish a zone of influence in its near neighbourhood" and stop bordering countries from joining alliances such as the EU or NATO

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Connaught 1993-2014 [Published Horseweb.de - 10 hours ago]
Going for glory [Published The Week - 11 hours ago]
Wrestling with real 'shocker' [Published Hills News - 13 hours ago]
Connaught Dies At 21 [Published Horses Internacional - 13 hours ago]
53 http://www.biwahamistudio.com/welcome.htmdz ... [Published Student Village - 15 hours ago]
Plant of Merit: 'Zahara Double Cherry' [Published HeraldNet - 16 hours ago]
9/18/2014: Comment: The more things change... [Published Hindustan Times - 23 hours ago]
Pakistan schools join China Radio summer camp [Published Asia Radio Today - 23 hours ago]
9/18/2014: Asian Games: Post-ban, Indian boxers... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 18 2014]
China set to parade their might yet again [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 17 2014]
After the Games: 100 Days in Asia [Published Canadian Interiors - Sep 17 2014]
Kryptonite [Published Stage Whispers - Sep 17 2014]
Fujian Sunner Development Brings In KKR As Stra... [Published Meat and Poultry Online - Sep 17 2014]
Controversial contractor raked in billions of t... [Published Bulatlat.com - Sep 17 2014]
RMS participates in CRI summer camp [Published The News International - Sep 17 2014]
Asian Games opening ceremony: Only 40 per cent ... [Published India Today - Sep 17 2014]
Cats regain U'u after re-rating (The West Austr... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 17 2014]
Students accumulate knowledge on Chinese culture [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 17 2014]
RMS, CRI sign agreement to promote Urdu, Chinese [Published Daily Times - Sep 16 2014]
'DWTS' fall 2014 week 1 elimination: Who's head... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 16 2014]
Chinese stars to watch in Incheon Asian Games [Published Ecns.cn - Sep 16 2014]
Press Freedom Under Attack in China [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 16 2014]
Durban sailors in world record bid [Published IOL - Sep 16 2014]
(Sports Focus) Sun Yang eyes world-level clashe... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 16 2014]
Crime rate continues to rise in Beijing [Published CHINAdaily - Sep 16 2014]
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Press Freedom Under Attack in China [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 16 2014]
Conditions for foreign journalists in China have worsened considerably in recent years, as threats and the use of violence against them by police have increased, according to a new report. The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of China (FCCC) said in the ...
Audi Sport wins 1st FIA Formula E race in Beijing [Published Green Car Congress - Sep 14 2014]
Lucas di Grassi, FIA Formula E Beijing (Audi Sport ABT Formula E Team). Click to enlarge. Audi factory driver Lucas di Grassi and the Audi Sport ABT Formula E team won the inaugural event of the new all-electric FIA Formula E Championship in Beijing. ...
Watch this: the first Formula E race is tomorro... [Published Engadget HD - Sep 12 2014]
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China Environmental News Alert - September 12, ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 12 2014]
Greenlaw from NRDC China, NRDC China Program, Beijing NRDC has been working in China for over fifteen years on such issues as energy efficiency, green buildings, clean energy technologies, environmental law, and green supply chain issues. This China ...
China's Li Ning Stumbles From Gold Medal Positi... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 01 2014]
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World Record Holder and Olympic Gold Medalist K... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Aug 12 2014]
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