Mongolia

  • Mongolia: Elbegdorj Tsakhia wins presidential election 27-06-2013 09:49 AM

    Ulan Bator: Mongolia's election commission says Harvard-educated Elbegdorj Tsakhia has won a second presidential term. Elbegdorj took 50.22 per cent of the vote, with Baterdene Badmaanyambuu of the main opposition Mongolian People's Party receiving 41.48 per cent. Udval Natsag, Mongolia's first female candidate for the presidency, had 8.3 per cent...
  • US returning trove of dinosaur fossils to Mongolia 11-05-2013 07:50 AM

    New York: The United States will return to Mongolia more than a dozen illegally smuggled dinosaur skeletons, including two Tyrannosaurus bataars that are 70 million years old and at least six fossilized Oviraptors, US officials said on Friday. The announcement followed the handover to Mongolian officials on Monday of another...
  • China protests Dalai Lama's visit to Mongolia 08-11-2011 06:08 PM

    Beijing: China on Tuesday asked Mongolia not to provide a stage for the Dalai Lama to engage in "anti-China" activities, a day after Tibet's exiled spiritual leader arrived in the predominantly Buddhist nation. "China is always against any country providing a stage for the Dalai Lama's anti-China splittist activities in...
  • China's answer to environmental challenges in Mongolia 30-06-2008 06:09 PM

    Start of World Twenty20 have been hugely affected by bad weather and both the West Indies game were hampered by rain. ...