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2010-10-10 07:15:00

China’s second lunar probe entered the moon’s orbit Saturday, three years after its first successful lunar probe launch, which remained in orbit for 16 months.

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2010-09-28 12:03:12

State media reported Tuesday that China is making final preparations to launch its second lunar probe, possibly as soon as Friday, when the country marks 61 years of communist rule.

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2009-09-14 10:25:00

China’s controversial Three Gorges dam project has displaced 1.27 million people, as the government continues with its development, according to a state media report.

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2008-12-04 14:25:00

Zimbabwe’s health minister has announced a national emergency resulting from a deadly cholera outbreak and called for international assistance.

2008-09-11 06:00:22

Text of report in English by Belarusian privately-owned news agency Belapan Minsk, 10 September.

2006-09-07 10:59:06

A giant panda in southwest China has given birth to a pair of twins, state media said, the latest additions in a baby boom for the endangered animals.

2006-08-08 23:32:09

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese man stabbed to death 10 people, including six children, in an attack on his wife's family before killing himself by drinking pesticide, state media said.

2006-07-12 07:41:56

BEIJING (Reuters) - A month of sleepless nights and heavy drinking during the World Cup has caused a giant national hangover, state media reported on Wednesday.

2006-07-10 02:00:19

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's first captive-bred giant panda to be released into the wild has been coping well in bamboo forests in the country's southwest, state media said on Monday.

2006-06-30 08:21:11

By Haitham Haddadin KUWAIT (Reuters) - Powerful Islamist and reformist candidates swept Kuwait's elections but women failed to win a single seat in their first attempt to run for parliament, results showed on Friday.


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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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