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News Mongolia » Orkhon: Commonwealth Games 2018: Sakshi Malik will look to upgrade Glasgow silver to gold at Gold Coast

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Sakshi was unstoppable in the repechage round, disposing off Purevdorjiin Orkhon of Mongolia 12-3. This ensured a chance to grapple for bronze in a play-off against Aisuluu Tynybekova. But Sakshi was soon trailing 0-5 and the result seemed all but decided.

News Mongolia » Orkhon: Sakshi Malik wins bronze, India's first medal at Rio Olympics

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Publication date: Wednesday 17 August 2016

The Indian wrestler, who stormed into the bronze medal play-off match with a dominating 12-3 victory over Purevdorjiin Orkhon of Mongolia in her Repechage bout earlier in the day, fought back from 0-5 down in the first round to emerge triumphant.

News Mongolia » Orkhon: Chinese-Mongolian archeological team study mysterious Xiongnu city

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Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

... National Museum of Mongolia and the International College of Nomadic Culture of Mongolia have been excavating the Khermen Tal City site at the junction of the Orkhon River and one of its major tributaries - the Tamir River, also named Hudgiyn Denj ...

News Mongolia » Orkhon: Mongolia seeks feasibility studies for 300-MW Shuren hydro project

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Publication date: Wednesday 18 February 2015

Under the same program, the government recruited consultants to prepare specifications for a feasibility study of dam construction on Mongolia's Orkhon River including hydropower. MINIS now seeks consultants to develop a detailed set of feasibility studies ...


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Publication date: Sunday 05 January 1975

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia—Long ago, according to Mongolian legend ... situated some 200 miles northwest of Ulan Bator between the Selenga and Orkhon Rivers, will eventually be extracted by open‐pit methods and processed at the still unfinished town of ...

News Mongolia » Orkhon: In the wilds of Mongolia: Horses, dunes, and stargazing

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Publication date: Saturday 18 March 2017

elaborate wall paintings and artifacts dating back to the 18th century while exploring the three remaining Chinese-style temples at one of the oldest Buddhist monasteries in Mongolia. For the nature lover: The Orkhon waterfall (also called the Ulaan ...

News Mongolia » Orkhon: Mongolia nationalizes mine, prompts warning on investors

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Publication date: uesday 14 February 2017

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia (AP) — Mongolian lawmakers have told the government ... and action by parliament," he said in a phone interview. TDB's chairman and CEO, Orkhon Onon, also denied wrongdoing. In a written statement, he said his bank's role was ...

News Mongolia » Orkhon: Snuff, songs and sumo wrestling: welcome to a Mongolian wedding party

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Publication date: onday 15 August 2016

Let’s go and congratulate them.” We are on our way to a waterfall in Mongolia’s Orkhon Valley when Tsendee, our guide, suggests we drop in on the wedding celebrations of a local nomadic couple. As I duck to enter the ger and my eyes adjust to the dim ...