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2005-11-15 04:07:04

By Martin Nesirky PUSAN, South Korea (Reuters) - South Korea's second-largest city, Pusan, wants to co-host the Summer Olympics in 2020 with the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, the southern city's mayor said on Tuesday.

2005-09-20 07:53:23

By Ek Madra PHOUM KOMPONG, Cambodia (Reuters) - As night falls over the watery wastes of the Cambodia-Vietnam border, the gasoline people start their day.

2005-07-20 03:26:32

By Ek Madra PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian riot police on Wednesday broke up a protest by ethnic minority asylum seekers against the forced return of over 100 of their people to Vietnam, human rights workers and the United Nations said.

2005-07-16 07:21:47

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Biblical-era archaeological remains, the Chinese island of Macau and a war-ravaged Bosnian bridge were among 17 cultural sites added to the U.N.'s World Heritage list this week. UNESCO, the U.N.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.