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21 min ago | Trend

Uzbekistan, China discuss cooperation in different areas

The comprehensive development and strengthening of cooperation in trade-economic, investment, cultural-humanitarian spheres were discussed during the meeting between Uzbek President Islam Karimov and Premier of the Chinese State Council Li Keqiang as part of the Uzbek president's state visit to Beijing, the Uzbek National News Agency said Aug. 21.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Li Keqiang, Xi Jinping, China

Tue Aug 19, 2014

EurasiaNet

Is Turkmenistan Losing Iran as a Gas Customer?

It appears Turkmenistan is about to lose its second-best customer for natural gas, Iran.

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Motorcycle USA

Road of Bones 2014: Week 6 Recap

The Silk Road is a legendary route dotted with oasis towns crammed full of ancient antiquities with Samarkand and Bukhara the most legendary of them all.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Uzbekistan Travel, Travel, Tajikistan Travel, Asia Travel, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan Travel

McClatchy

Militant violence creates homogeneous enclaves for Iraq's sects

The Islamic State "burned our houses and took whatever we had left," said Falah Tahir, an Iraqi Turkman who managed a dangerous drive to Baghdad three weeks ago from Iraq's northern provinces after fleeing fighting between militants and Kurdish forces in June.

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Examiner.com

300 Year-Old Library in India to Undergo Renovations

A 300-year-old library in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India will undergo renovations, Mohammad Akhef reported for The Times of India on Sunday, August 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Libraries, World News, India, Asia, Pakistan,

TrekEarth

The Icon of Khiva

Khiva or Xiva is one of old cities of ancient Khorezm, in present day Uzbekistan and is a pearl of eastern middle age architecture.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Trend

Coca-Cola resumes production in Uzbekistan

Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Aug. 18 By Demir Azizov - Trend: Coca-Cola Bottlers Uzbekistan Ltd. resumed production and began to supply its products to the trade network, Uzbek Food Industry Enterprises Association told Trend Aug. 18. Coca-Cola Bottlers Uzbekistan Ltd. - a joint venture - was established in 1993.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Daily Times

Teenager among two killed, three injured in city violence

KARACHI: Two persons were killed and three others injured in different incidents of violence on Saturday.

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Times of Oman

Iran ready to transfer 1m tonnes of oil to Uzbekistan annually via corridor linking Oman: Ambassador

Muscat: Iran is ready to transfer one million tonnes of oil to the refineries in Uzbekistan annually through a transport corridor that would also link Oman, according to Iranian Ambassador to Tashkent Ali Mardani Fard.

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Related Topix: Iran, World News, Middle East, Oman, Asia Travel, Azerbaijan Travel, Pakistan Travel, Iran, Pakistan Travel, Travel, Iran, Azerbaijan Travel, Europe Travel, Asia, Tajikistan Travel, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan Travel

Trend

Uzbek president visit date to China revealed

President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov will come to China on a state visit, upon an invitation of China President Xi Jinping on 19-20 August 2014, the Uzbek national news reported.

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Related Topix: Asia, World News, Xi Jinping

Thu Aug 14, 2014

AkiPress

09:41 Real pilaf can be tasted in Uzbekistan - " Forbes

The publication said that along with ancient monuments people should visit Uzbekistan for its cuisine and the most popular meal pilaf.

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The Telegraph

Glimpses of Independence

Foreign visitors near the Wagah border post take a look at the weapons of the Border Security Force on display to commemorate Independence Day.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Vladimir Putin

EurasiaNet

More Warnings South of the Afghan-Turkmen Border

The situation in Afghanistan's northern Jowzjan Province continues to deteriorate, with one official claiming an increasing number of ethnic Turkmen are taking up arms, fighting with and against the Taliban, and that the lack of any government force capable of maintaining order has led to the resurgence of local warlords.

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Weekday Magazine

Is Turkmenistan Losing Iran As A Gas Customer?

Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on August 11 that his country no longer needed gas from Turkmenistan.

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On An Overgrown Path

Classical music demands some effort from the listener

My header photo* shows adepts of the Chisti Sufi order celebrating with Qawwali singing at the shrine of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia in Delhi.

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Related Topix: Classical, World News, Britten, Arts, Opera

Wed Aug 13, 2014

AkiPress

10:47 Small industrial zones to appear in eight regions of Uzbekistan

Small industrial zones will appear in the near future in some regions of Uzbekistan.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Switched

Australian Boy, 7, Poses For Photo With Severed Head In Syria

In what may be one of the most shocking photos passed around on social media, a 7-year-old Australian boy is seen holding up a severed head in Syria .

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Switched

HONY Photographer Captures Innocence Of Iraqi Minority Children As U.S. Sends Aid

Brandon Stanton, known for his successful blog and best-selling book, "Humans of New York," partnered with the United Nations to venture on a 50-day tour of 10 countries and expand his storytelling series worldwide.

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Switched

Pope Francis Sends Envoy To Iraq; Cardinal Fernando Filoni To Aid Persecuted Christians

Pope Francis gestures as he delivers a speech from the window of his apartment during his Sunday Angelus prayer in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on July 27, 2014.

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AkiPress

15:18 Uzbekenergo implementing 28 investment projects

The State Joint Stock Company Uzbekenergo is implementing 28 large investment projects on creation, modernization and rehabilitation of power facilities of Uzbekistan.

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