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2009-09-24 04:00:00

BEIJING, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As October approaches, so does the 2009 Mid-Autumn Festival in China.

2008-09-15 09:00:28

HK makes joint efforts for greener Mid-Autumn Festival HONG KONG, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- A Voluntary Agreement on the Management of Mooncake Packaging and a Mooncake Container Recycling Campaign were officially launched in Hong Kong Saturday.

2008-09-15 08:45:00

On Sunday, China broadcast greetings and two Taiwanese songs from its first moon probe. The broadcasts celebrated the Mid-Autumn Festival when Chinese families come together to enjoy the vivid autumn moon.

2007-07-25 10:50:00

Coming soon to China: A taste of the taikonaut life. Dishes like roast pork and stewed duck specially concocted for taikonauts - the Chinese term for astronauts - will be sold in supermarkets by the end of the year.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'