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Mongolia's unexplored pristine zone.

Sleeping in the backcountry for weeks was really taking a toll on me but I knew what I had come to film was just over the mountain.

- Matador Network - US

Elderly Sapporo pair suffer carbon monoxide poisoning while barbecuing in closed hut.

Two elderly people were rushed to a hospital Wednesday evening after suffering carbon monoxide poisoning while cooking on a barbecue in a house garden in Sapporo, local police said. Their injuries were not life-threatening. The man and the woman, both in their 70s, were cooking Mongolian mutton barbecue with two others in a ...

- The Japan Times - JP

#MyZizek Ideology and how 'Beauty and the Beast' appeals to perverts.

MARCH 20 — There is an obscene joke about a Mongolian peasant and his wife who encounter an emperor along the road. The emperor proceeds to rape the wife but tells the husband to hold on to his testicles while he does so....

- The Malay Mail - MY

Mongolia's reindeer herders defend their way of life.

In northern Mongolia, an ethnic group of reindeer herders and rangers face mutual distrust in protecting the same land.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Far East Affairs: Mongolia and Japan.

On February 24, 2017, Mongolia and Japan celebrated 45 years of diplomatic relations.

- The Diplomat - US

Paleontologists find fossil relative of Ginkgo biloba.

A discovery of well-preserved fossil plants by paleontologists from the United States, China, Japan, Russia and Mongolia has allowed researchers to identify a distant relative of the living plant Ginkgo biloba. The find helps scientists better understand the evolution and diversity of ancient seed plants. The fossils, from ...

- National Science Foundation - US

A Conversation With Mongolia's Foreign Minister Tsend Munkh-Orgil.

Mongolian Minister of Foreign Affairs Tsend Munkh-Orgil gives an exclusive interview to The Diplomat.

- The Diplomat - US

Three reasons for universal basic income.

From Mongolia to Finland to India, we are seeing heightened interest in the idea of a universal basic income —an unconditional cash grant given to every citizen, regardless of their employment status or wealth. The idea is controversial, receiving criticism from many quarters including Future Development. I happen to be ...

- Brookings - US

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