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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Chinese-American 'was target of Pakistan mountain massacre'

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 11:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gilgit Chinese-American 'was target of mountain massacre' The massacre of 10 foreign climbers on Pakistan's "Killer Mountain" a year ago ... for the 8,126-metre Nanga Parbat, Pakistan's second-highest mountain, was the deadliest assault on foreigners in the country for a decade. One year on, with tourism in the northern Gilgit-Baltistan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1543217/chinese-american-was-target-pakistan-mountain-massacre
  2. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Ex-Post reporter conquers mountain trial, for her dad

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:57am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... Michael de Waal-Montgomery michael.dewaalmontgomery@scmp.com Ex-Post reporter conquers mountain trial, for her dad A Hong Kong-born former South China Morning Post reporter has climbed ... Mount Elbrus in Russia's Western Caucasus mountain range on June 10, bringing to a close the challenge she started in December. Previous attempts have taken well over a year, she said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1538467/ex-post-reporter-conquers-mountain-trial-her-dad
  3. Lifestyle - Technology - ASTRONOMY

    Chilean mountain to lose its top for European Extremely Large Telescope

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 03:19am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian Mountain blown up to reach the stars The top is being lopped off the 3,000-metre Cerro Armazones in Chile to host the world's largest optical and infrared telescope. Once the dust has settled and the rubble has been cleared, the mountain will be ready for the astronomers. The European Extremely Large Telescope, or E-ELT, will serve astronomers and cosmologists ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1537732/chilean-mountain-lose-its-top-european-extremely-large
  4. News - China

    Tibetan official shot dead in mountain ambush; police name suspected killer

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 02:57pm by WU NAN

    ... a team to visit a remote mountain area where they were tasked to prevent a fight among local residents over the harvesting of a Chinese caterpillar fungus. They spent 40 days in the area – which had no telecommunications access – starting in May, before returning from a farm on June 14. On their way back, near the mountain, they were ambushed by gunmen. Zhang was shot dead. Police ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1536142/chinese-official-shot-dead-tibetan-area
  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Utah’s fabled Mountain Man gets 10 years behind bars

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 09:11pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in St George, Utah Troy Knapp raided cabins for supplies, trekking on snowshoes with rifle slung over his shoulder Utah's fabled Mountain Mangets 10 years behind bars ... For most of the next decade, he'll live behind bars in a federal prison. Troy James Knapp, known by many as the Mountain Man, has agreed to a package of plea deals on burglary and weapons ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1529432/utahs-fabled-mountain-man-gets-10-years-behind-bars
  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan’s public holiday tally climbs to 16 with Mountain Day

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 10:32pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Holiday tally climbs to 16 with Mountain Day Japan yesterday established Mountain Day as its new public holiday, taking the annual total to 16 ... with the support of a majority of ruling and opposition lawmakers. It came after the Japanese Alpine Club and other mountain-related groups lobbied for the bill, claiming that Japan- where Shintoism's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1519138/japans-public-holiday-tally-climbs-16-mountain-day
  7. News - Asia

    Many mountains still to cross in Sino-Indian relations

    Posted May 07th 2014, 11:33pm by NEETA LAL

    ... Neeta Lal in New Delhi As Singh era comes to an end in India, its relations with China are troubled by a trade imbalance and continuing border tensions Many mountains still to cross It would be reasonable to expect an Oxford-educated economist like Indian Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh- architect of India's economic reforms in the 1990s, which put the country ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1506936/many-mountains-still-cross-sino-indian-relations
  8. Lifestyle - Books - TRAVEL

    Book review: Seeking the Cave, by James Lenfestey

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 01:28pm by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Seeking the Cave: A Pilgrimage to Cold Mountain by James Lenfestey Milkweed Editions 3.5 stars David Wilson Cold Mountain Cave may sound like a mythical staple of Chinese literature, but it exists, says poet and essayist James Lenfestey. Better yet, the cave once housed Lenfestey's idol: Tang dynasty bard Han Shan (which literally means Cold Mountain), who wrote ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1592319/book-review-seeking-cave-james-lenfestey
  9. Consistency flavours Snowy Mountain's quality spring water

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:21am by Reports by Mia Daughenbaugh, Christina Liedke and David Bell

    ... acquainted with the distinctive taste of Snowy Mountain Natural Spring Water from Australia's Macedon Ranges. The consistent flavour, which comes from a sustainable single source at the foothills of Musk, makes Snowy Mountain an iconic brand in Australia. "Our customers can identify the taste as coming from a particular source," says Tony McMahon, spokesperson for Snowy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1445121/consistency-flavours-snowy-mountains-quality-spring-water
  10. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Nepal introduces rules to remove Everest’s mountain of rubbish

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 11:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Kathmandu Fit of pique over Everest's mountain of rubbish Litterbugs are no longer welcome on the roof of the world. As Nepal welcomes trekkers at the start of the climbing season on Everest, it is introducing new rules in the hope of taking more control over the world's tallest mountain. The rules, which include a demand that climbers bring down ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1440512/nepal-introduces-rules-remove-everests-mountain-rubbish

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