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Mongolia's Prime Minister Khurelsukh Ukhnaa gives his resignation statement to the media in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia on January 21, 2021, following protests and public outrage over the treatment of a coronavirus patient and her newborn baby. (Photo by Byambasuren BYAMBA-OCHIR / AFP)(AFP)

Mongolian prime minister submits resignation after Covid-19 protests

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 06:19 PM IST
Khurelsukh said in his resignation statement that he should "assume the responsibility upon himself and accept the demand of the public." His resignation needs to be approved by parliament.
Wildlife officials collecting carcasses of birds that died under mysterious circumstances in the Pong wetland in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh over the past week.(HT Photo)
Wildlife officials collecting carcasses of birds that died under mysterious circumstances in the Pong wetland in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh over the past week.(HT Photo)

Avian flu causing migratory birds’ death at HP’s Pong Dam, toll rises to 2,400

Hindustan Times, Dharamshala | By Naresh K Thakur
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2021 09:54 PM IST
Lab reports expected on Tuesday, while post-mortem reports rule out poisoning
Herds of 4000 of the promised 30000 sheep – from Mongolia to China – arrived in a northern China town earlier this month after being tested, quarantined, and travelling over a designated land route in disinfected trucks.(Photo credit: People’s Daily)
Herds of 4000 of the promised 30000 sheep – from Mongolia to China – arrived in a northern China town earlier this month after being tested, quarantined, and travelling over a designated land route in disinfected trucks.(Photo credit: People’s Daily)

Sheep diplomacy amid pandemic: Mongolia sends China sheep via land bubble

Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Herds of 4000 of the promised 30000 sheep – from Mongolia to China – arrived in a northern China town earlier this month after being tested, quarantined, and travelling over a designated land route in disinfected trucks.
File image of Vidit Santosh Gujrathi.(Twitter/ @viditchess)
File image of Vidit Santosh Gujrathi.(Twitter/ @viditchess)

Vidit, Humpy lose as India held by Mongolia in Chess Olympiad

By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 11:52 PM IST
After posting wins over Indonesia (4.5-1.5) and Iran (4-2) in the fourth and fifth rounds respectively, the Indians could not put it across Mongolia.
Earlier this month two other cases of bubonic plague were registered in Khovd province. More than 140 people were tested, but no other cases were found.(REUTERS)
Earlier this month two other cases of bubonic plague were registered in Khovd province. More than 140 people were tested, but no other cases were found.(REUTERS)

Teenage boy dies of bubonic plague in Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 15, 2020 05:26 PM IST
The boy, who lived in the remote southwest province of Gobi-Altai, caught the rare bacterial illness after hunting and eating a marmot, according to the health ministry.
The number of cases in South Korea has soared past 800 in the past few days -- the highest figure outside China -- leaving eight dead.(AP)
The number of cases in South Korea has soared past 800 in the past few days -- the highest figure outside China -- leaving eight dead.(AP)

Mongolia bans South Korean flights over fear of Covid-19

Ulaanbaatar | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 24, 2020 05:14 PM IST
Mongolia has not reported any cases of the novel coronavirus but is nervous about contagion since nearly 2,600 people have died in neighbouring China and dozens more in other countries.
Sarita Mor.(United World Wrestling)
Sarita Mor.(United World Wrestling)

Asian Wrestling Championships: Sarita Mor clinches gold medal in 59kg category

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 12:00 AM IST
With the 59kg freestyle gold on Thursday, the Haryana wrestler not only strengthened her claim for a place in the squad for next month’s Asian Olympic qualifiers but also enhanced India’s gold medal tally to three in the women’s category at the Asian Wrestling Championships.
(Aarti Sethi)
(Aarti Sethi)

Three girls and a Mongolian hot-pot

Hindustan Times | By Aarti Sethi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 06, 2019 12:45 AM IST
Anecdotes from a girls’ trip to the steppes of Asia, which promised adventure and delivered surprises
Saweety Boora enters the arena.(BFI)
Saweety Boora enters the arena.(BFI)

Women’s World Boxing C’ship: Saweety Boora in last-16, Neeraj Phogat ousted

Ulan-Ude, Russia | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2019 07:18 PM IST
Boora, defeated Mongolia’s Myagmarjargal Munkhbat 5-0 in the opening round to set up a clash with second-seeded Welshwoman Lauren Price.
Author Monisha Rajesh on the Belmond British Pullman.(Courtesy the publisher)
Author Monisha Rajesh on the Belmond British Pullman.(Courtesy the publisher)

Review: Around the World in 80 Trains by Monisha Rajesh

Hindustan Times | By Sudhirendar Sharma
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 12:49 PM IST
Travelling on trains across Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, China, Tibet, Vietnam, North Korea, Canada and the US gave the author fresh insights into life and into humankind
US Secretary of the Defense Mark Esper .(AP PHOTO)
US Secretary of the Defense Mark Esper .(AP PHOTO)

With an eye on Russia, China and a horse, Pentagon chief visits Mongolia

Reuters, Ulaanbaatar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2019 12:40 PM IST
Mark Esper’s trip to Mongolia comes at a particularly tense time in relations between the United States and China, which are locked into an escalating trade war.
Carpaccio was named after Renaissance artist Vittore Carpaccio known for his brilliant reds
Carpaccio was named after Renaissance artist Vittore Carpaccio known for his brilliant reds

Gourmet Secrets by Karen Anand: Caring for the carpaccio

Hindustan Times | By Karen Anand
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2019 08:16 PM IST
How the rustic caveman’s food transformed into a delicacy served at Michelin star restaurants
File image of Indian gymnast Pranati Nayak(Getty Images)
File image of Indian gymnast Pranati Nayak(Getty Images)

Pranati Nayak wins bronze at Asian Artistic Gymnastic Championship

New Delhi | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2019 05:56 PM IST
China’s Yu Linmin (14.350) and Japan’s Ayaka Sakaguchi (13.584) won the gold and silver medal at the event.

PM Modi at SCO Summit highlights: PM Modi signs documents at SCO summit

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2019 11:53 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met president of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev today and hold bilateral meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. PM Modi yesterday met Chinese president Xi Jinping and said that Pakistan is yet to take “concrete action” on India’s concerns and create an atmosphere free of terrorism, which is necessary to facilitate any possible engagement between the two sides.PM Modi is scheduled to meet president Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus and president Khaltmaagiin Battulga of Mongolia today.Highlights:

The authorities have detected contaminated pork products at airports and borders, but have not yet found any cases at farms.(AP/ Representative Image)
The authorities have detected contaminated pork products at airports and borders, but have not yet found any cases at farms.(AP/ Representative Image)

Thailand on red alert in bid to stop pig Ebola crossing border

Bloomberg | By Siraphob Thanthong-Knight
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2019 01:34 PM IST
African swine fever -- a disease that kills nearly all the pigs it infects -- has been spreading through Asia from China and Mongolia to Vietnam and Cambodia.
Image for representation(HT PHOTO)
Image for representation(HT PHOTO)

Gymnasts in the lurch as SAI, Gymnastics Federation of India feud

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 12:06 PM IST
A similar stalemate before the World Cups in Baku (March 14-17) and Doha (March 20-23) had resulted in only two gymnasts each getting the nod at the last minute.
Cultural and religious diversity is characteristic of Hong Kong. After praying at the nearby gurdwara, a Sikh man pauses to talk on his mobile phone in front of a Dawoodi Bohra cemetery in the city’s Happy Valley. The first burial here dates back to 1828.(Matthias Messmer)
Cultural and religious diversity is characteristic of Hong Kong. After praying at the nearby gurdwara, a Sikh man pauses to talk on his mobile phone in front of a Dawoodi Bohra cemetery in the city’s Happy Valley. The first burial here dates back to 1828.(Matthias Messmer)

Review: China at its Limits by Matthias Messmer and Hsin-Mei Chuang

Hindustan Times | By Manjula Narayan
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2019 09:26 PM IST
A book that combines history, photography, culture and travel writing, reportage, and political analysis to present a picture of China and the challenges to its rise
Representative Image.(AFP)
Representative Image.(AFP)

No smooth landing for gymnasts at Asian trials

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2019 12:16 PM IST
he selection was conducted by Sports Authority of India to pick up probables for the national camp in preparation for the Asian Championships Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, in June.
An image of the Western Han Dynasty Terracotta Warriors Museum for representation only. (Twitter)
An image of the Western Han Dynasty Terracotta Warriors Museum for representation only. (Twitter)

2000-year-old ancient tombs with utensils, seals and skeletons found in Mongolia

Hohhot (Mongolia) | By Indo-Asian News Service
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2018 02:36 PM IST
An archaeological team discovered a complex of tombs in Jungar Banner area and a sacrificial pit dating between the late Warring States Period and the early Western Han Dynasty. Animal offerings, including skeletons of goats, cattle and dogs, were found in nearly one-third of the 99 tombs.
Alpine aster growing wild on the grasslands. Gers in the background.
Alpine aster growing wild on the grasslands. Gers in the background.

The nomads of Mongolia’s Orkhon Valley leave only footprints

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Geetika Jain
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2018 02:52 PM IST
Fly to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia’s capital, then drive 5-6 hours west to the Orkhon Valley with a local agent who can introduce you to nomadic families willing to host guests.
(HT illustration)
(HT illustration)

HT Youth Forum 2018 l Young and hungry, they are raring to win

By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 03:16 PM IST
Join HT as it traces the journey of these achievers to success.
Eliza Bansal, Manjit Singh Chahal and Kanupriya(HT Photo)
Eliza Bansal, Manjit Singh Chahal and Kanupriya(HT Photo)

HT Youth Forum 2018 l Meet the achievers who are unstoppable

By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 01:28 PM IST
HT presents the achievers with sky high goals.
Vijayveer, Anjum Bashir and Nisha(HT Photo)
Vijayveer, Anjum Bashir and Nisha(HT Photo)

HT Youth Forum 2018 l Trailblazers high on dreams, grit and glory

By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 12:58 PM IST
HT presents the achievers and what fires their dreams.
Punia held his nerves and even thwarted a challenge by the Mongolian in the last second
Punia held his nerves and even thwarted a challenge by the Mongolian in the last second

Bajrang Punia enters World Championship semifinals

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2018 09:33 PM IST
Earlier, Punia defeated Roman Asharin 9-4 in the first round and beat Korean Lee Seungchul 4-0 in a bout which saw both grapplers trading cautiously.
Sakshi Malik defeated Elmira Gambarova of Azerbaijan 6-2 in the semi-final in Minsk, Belarus.(PTI)
Sakshi Malik defeated Elmira Gambarova of Azerbaijan 6-2 in the semi-final in Minsk, Belarus.(PTI)

Sakshi Malik sails into final in Belarus, Pooja Dhanda to fight for bronze

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2018 09:33 PM IST
Sakshi Malik defeated Elmira Gambarova of Azerbaijan 6-2 in the semi-final to set up a title clash against Marianna Sastin of Hungary on Sunday.
India defeated Hong Kong in the AFC U-16 Qualifiers in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.(AIFF)
India defeated Hong Kong in the AFC U-16 Qualifiers in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.(AIFF)

Indian women’s football team thrash Hong Kong 6-1 in AFC U-16 Qualifiers

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2018 07:28 PM IST
The Indian women’s football team, who won the SAFF U-15 Championship last month in Bhutan, are aiming to qualify into the final phase of the AFC Women’s Championship.
Lovlina Borgohain will next be up against Czech Republic’s Martina Schmoranzova.(Twitter)
Lovlina Borgohain will next be up against Czech Republic’s Martina Schmoranzova.(Twitter)

India start with win in Polish boxing tournament

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 01:27 PM IST
Lovlina Borgohain prevailed 4-1 in the welterweight (69kg) category contest Monday night against Azizova, a silver-medallist at the Nation’s Cup earlier this year besides a bronze-winner at the Russian national championships.
Image for representational purposes only.
Image for representational purposes only.

Eight Haryana village girls in India squad for Mongolia tourney

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Saurabh Duggal
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2018 09:28 AM IST
Interestingly, instead of their home state Haryana, the girls have taken Indian team route via Himachal Pradesh. Cold shouldered by Haryana, they shifted to Chandigarh, and finally moved to the hill state.
India women’s recurve archery team lost to Chinese Taipei.(REUTERS)
India women’s recurve archery team lost to Chinese Taipei.(REUTERS)

Asian Games 2018: India men’s and women’s recurve archery teams exit

Jakarta | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 11:11 PM IST
The men’s team, comprising Atanu Das, Jagdish Choudhary and Viswash, lost the third set 54-56 to bow out of the competition. The Indian women had earlier beaten Mongolia 5-3 to advance to the quarter-finals where they lost to Chinese Taipei.
PV SIndhu in action against Gregoria Mariska Tunjung at Asian Games 2018.(PTI)
PV SIndhu in action against Gregoria Mariska Tunjung at Asian Games 2018.(PTI)

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal enter badminton quarterfinals

Jakarta | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 03:14 PM IST
PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal advanced to the quarter-finals of the women’s singles badminton with dominant victories at the Asian Games 2018.
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