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2014-03-11 08:20:29

KUCHING, Malaysia, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Largest route development event for Asia to return to China in 2015 when the event takes place in Kunming As the largest Routes Asia event to date draws to a close in Kuching, the Ministry of Tourism Sarawak and their co-hosts Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad have officially handed over to Yunnan Airport Group Co., Ltd the host of Routes Asia 2015. This will be the fifth time that a Routes event has taken place...

2006-04-05 23:45:35

BEIJING (Reuters) - A forest fire raging for more than a week has forced 800 people to evacuate a southwestern Chinese village as Beijing ordered a high alert in areas of the country plagued by drought, state media said. Three villagers were injured by the fire that broke out last Wednesday in a town just 28 km (17 miles) from Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province, the China Daily said on Thursday. "About 6,000 people have been mobilized to fight the fire, which has been fed by a...


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Cthulhu
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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