Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
'One of two men who boarded doomed Air Malaysia flight on a stolen passport looked like Mario Balotelli': Authorities reveal key clue as they hunt Kazem Ali, mystery Iranian ... One of the two men who used stolen passports to board the missing Malaysian ... year-old Yan Zhang. It was not known with whom they were travelling. A friend of one passenger meanwhile, speaking to reporters after a meeting with China's civil aviation ... 03/10/2014 - 2:23 am | View Link
Guan, Ko offer Glimpse of the future With Andy Zhang also competing at last year's US Open aged 14 ... with just a handful ranked in the world's top 1,000. But China's new group of teenagers, backed by well-heeled "Tiger Dads" and trained by some of the world's best coaches - often with ... 12/25/2013 - 12:45 pm | View Link
Federer arrives in Shanghai for the ATP Masters Tournament World No.6 Roger Federer (Player Profile ... in 2010 (lost to Andy Murray). The Brit also managed to overcome the Swiss in last year’s semi-final, beating him 6-4 6-4. Roger will also be competing in the doubles alongside China’s Zhang Ze, trying ... 10/3/2013 - 7:52 am | View Link
China’s Guan Tian-lang May Become Teenage Golfing Idol China’s hottest golfer right now has not even graduated from the ... in the prestigious event since Italy’s Matteo Manassero in 2010, who was almost 17. Andy Zhang of China qualified last summer for the U.S. Open at the age of 14. 11/5/2012 - 1:48 am | View Link
British diving starlet abused on Twitter British teenage diver Tom Daley has been targeted by abusive ... His fears were realised on Monday when China's Cao Yuan and Zhang Yanquan won the gold medal while Daley and Waterfield tumbled from top spot and out of the medals following a botched dive. 07/31/2012 - 2:26 am | View Link
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Zhang Ziyi Zhang Ziyi (born 9 February 1979), sometimes credited as Ziyi Zhang, is a Chinese actress and model. She is considered one of the Four Dan Actresses of China. 04/1/2015 - 5:34 am | View Website
Mao Zedong Mao Zedong, also transliterated as Mao Tse-tung and commonly referred to as Chairman Mao (December 26, 1893 – September 9, 1976), was a Chinese Communist ... 03/29/2015 - 7:49 pm | View Website
 business has declined as modern conveniences now allow showers and baths in most homes across the Islamic Republic.
 people gathered in the humid air to discuss current events and debate ideas.
 bathhouse owners like Gholam Ali Amirian, 70, who has spent four decades working in a hammam that is some 850 years old, fear the institution will dissipate like the steam from its heated pool.
Sajjadi suggests the government could turn the bathhouses into tourist attractions by offering low-interest loans to owners to renovate their aging interiors.
Ahmad al-Masalmeh, a Syrian opposition activist based in the southern city of Daraa, says militants completed "combing" operations in the area early Thursday, adding that government forces withdrew in the direction of the nearby Sweida province.