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2010-10-01 13:29:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Opawica Explorations Inc.

2009-05-26 23:37:08

Popular Chinese caricaturist Ding Cong, known for his illustrations of famous fiction figures, died in Beijing at age 93, Chinese media reported Wednesday. Ding died Tuesday of cerebrovascular disease, the China Daily reported quoting his wife Shen Jun, who said her husband had instructed there be no farewell ceremony or memorial meeting upon his death. He was a common person and wanted to leave as a common person, she was quoted as saying. Besides his drawings of fiction figures from the...

2006-02-28 01:32:51

BEIJING (Reuters) - Families of victims of the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown have called on the Chinese government to renounce violent oppression of human rights.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.