Ex-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn flees trial in Japan for Lebanon
Former Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn has apparenetly jumped bail in Japan where he was awaiting trial on financial misconduct charges. He is now in Lebanon, having arrived on a private aircraft. Gho...
Mongolian Wrestling Coaches Strip Off Clothing In Protest Of Official's Call
A pair of Mongolian wrestling coaches stripped off their clothing in a protest of a call by officials that cost Mandakhnaran Ganzorig the bronze medal on Sunday afternoon.
The Beauty Of Everyday Life For Reindeer People From Mongolia
Reindeer are often associated with Christmas time, flying sleds and fairytales, but the Dukha people from northern Mongolia rely on reindeer to sustain their entire existence.
Brunei Bans Christmas – And Threatens Muslims Who Celebrate It With Up To Five Years In Prison: Christians Found Organising Celebrations Are Also Warned They Will Be Jailed
Lighting candles, putting up Christmas trees and even Santa hats have been banned in the tiny oil-rich nation of Brunei, for fear that celebrations will affect the faith of its Muslim communities. The...
Dogs 'Can Trace Origins To Central Asia'
The ancestors of today's dogs were domesticated in Central Asia, according to the most comprehensive genetic survey yet. Dogs are the most diverse animal on the planet - a legacy of thousands of years...
Ash Dykes named National Adventurer of the Year after walking across Mongolia
Ash Dykes, 24, who is nicknamed the 'lonely snow leopard,' last year impressively spent 78 days alone, crossing 1,500 miles of the unforgiving Gobi Desert and the vast Mongolian Steppe.
A female Lebanese news anchor was told to shut up—here's what she did instead
Rima Karaki is a Lebanese TV host who isn't afraid of a fight.Things got heated Monday when Karaki was interviewing Hani Al-Seba'i about the phenomenon of Christians joining Islamic...
Brunei Cracks Down on Chinese New Year
The country opens a new front in its battle against non-Muslim celebrations.
Brunei Officially Bans Future Christmas Celebrations
The oil-rich nation has prohibited future public celebrations of Christmas as part of its recently imposed Islamic law, fearing it might lead Muslims in the country "astray."
Armenia
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Brunei
Brunei, a Kingdom of unexpected treasures. Brunei Darussalam, the Abode of Peace, located on the northern shore of the ecologically rich island of Borneo. Vi...
Lebanon
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Foreign Direct Investment in Iran
Foreign direct investment in Iran (FDI) has been hindered by unfavorable or complex operating requirements and by international sanctions, although in the early 2000s the Iranian government liberalize...
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Mongolian Wrestling Coaches Strip Off Clothing In Protest Of Official's Call
A pair of Mongolian wrestling coaches stripped off their clothing in a protest of a call by officials that cost Mandakhnaran Ganzorig the bronze medal on Sunday afternoon.
Brunei Bans Christmas – And Threatens Muslims Who Celebrate It With Up To Five Years In Prison: Christians Found Organising Celebrations Are Also Warned They Will Be Jailed
Lighting candles, putting up Christmas trees and even Santa hats have been banned in the tiny oil-rich nation of Brunei, for fear that celebrations will affect the faith of its Muslim communities. The...
Health Info World
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Central Bank of Iran
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Recent epidemiologic studies confirm that stroke is the most frequent cause of death in the People's Republic of China, with an incidence more than fivefold that of myocardial infarction. Intracerebra...
Retired husband syndrome
Retired husband syndrome (主人在宅ストレス症候群, Shujin Zaitaku Sutoresu Shoukougun, literally One's Husband Being at Home Stress Syndrome)(RHS) is a psychosomatic, stress related illness which has be...
Immunisation Programme in Hong Kong
In order to protect infants and children from serious infectious diseases, the Department of Health of Hong Kong provides a free comprehensive childhood immunisation programme to Hongkongers over all ...
Armenian art
Armenian art is the unique form of art developed over the last 5 centuries of habitation of the Armenian Highland by the Armenian people. Armenian architecture and miniature painting have dominated A...
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Health in the United Arab Emirates
Standards of health care are considered to be generally high in the United Arab Emirates, resulting from increased government spending during strong economic years. According to the UAE government, to...
2006 Southeast Asian haze
The 2006 Southeast Asian haze event was caused by continued uncontrolled burning from "slash and burn" cultivation in Indonesia, and affected several countries in the Southeast Asian region and beyond...
2006 Southeast Asian haze - Wikipedia