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Why the obsession?

Every issue originates from a cause. In this blog post I will elaborate on some of the occurrences that added to the skin whitening crazy in India. 251 more words


Mongolian PM's senior advisor arrested by anti-corruption agency -- China Development Gateway -- Sharing Information, Knowledge and Tools

According to the report, Gansukh Luumed, the former minister of natural environment and tourism and senior advisor of Prime Minster Norov Altankhuyag, was arrested for embezzlement by the Independent Agency Against Corruption.The prime minister criticized the arrest as “sabotage of government actions.”Gansukh is coordinator of the government’s subsidy program “Coal,” which enables residents of slum areas in Ulaanbaatar to purchase coal at a much lower price in winter.”I will fight strongly with this kind of intentional actions that violates law and breaching rights of innocent people,” Altankhuyag said in a statement issued Thursday. 18 more words


Scoot celebrates three million passengers

It has only been in the air for just over two years, but Singapore-based airline, Scoot, has already passed three million passsengers – and is growing quickly. 209 more words



CPISH + Azerox in Zhenjiang China 2011. 


Root shrouded Ta Prohm Temple

The ancient city of Angkor used to be a capital of the ancient Khmer Empire of Cambodia and one of the largest cities in the world. 222 more words