Tag Archive for China

5 Largest Armies In The World

5 largest armies in the world (Manpower)  1.     China Total 2,300, 000 Land: 1,600,000 Navy: 400, 000 Air force:  255,000   2.   USA Total 1,450, 000 Land: 510,000 Navy: 379,000 Air force:  376,000   3.   INDIA Total 1,330, 000 Land: 110,000 Navy: 170,000 Air force:  61,000   4.   Russia Total 1,200,000 Land: 260,000 Navy: 190,000…

5 Smallest Seas in the World

Here is the list of the world’s smallest seas. 1.     Gulf of California Also known as the “Sea of Cortez”, this is the smallest sea of the world. It lies in the territory of Mexico between Latin America and the Caribbean. The surface area is approximately 62,000 sq mi. It is one of the richest…

Top 5 Deadliest Weapons

Here is a list of the Top 5 Deadliest Weapons!! Some of these have been used in wars as well. 1.     The AC-130 Aerial Gunship This heavily-armed ground attack aircraft with side-firing weapons incorporated with sensors, navigation and fire control systems is one of the deadliest weapons ever invented.  It consists of a television sensor…

10 Highest Bridges in the World – 2012

Following is a list of ten highest bridges in the world 1o. Beipanjiang River Railway Bridge HEIGHT: 902 ft  LENGTH: 771 ft  COMPLETED: 2001 LOCATION: Liupanshui, Guizhou COUNTRY: China USE: Shuibai Railway Article publié pour la première fois le 19/02/2012

United States’ only good rival: China?

This Sunday Chinese government announced its new military budget with a staggering double digit increase of $ 100 billion. Although, this budget was lesser in percentage compared to last year bur still it is enough to cause a great stir in other countries of Asia and particularly, in United States of America. Chinese government maintains…

Tragedy Continues in Syria as Troops Open Fire on Mourners

Adding another tragedy to the bloody chapter of Syrian uprising, government troops opened fire on mourners killing at least one person. The shooting occurred at a funeral for people killed on Friday during a protest against President Bashar al-Assad. The un-provoked shoot out at the peaceful funeral soon turned it into an outraged demonstration. The…

China and US Engage in a War of Words Over Syria

While innocent civilians continue to lose their lives in clashes between protestors and the government forces, China and the United States have engaged in a diplomatic war with eachother instead of trying to resolve the crisis in the Arab country. China has reacted strongly on a statement given by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton…

A kidney for ipad2

A 17 year old teen in China after spotting an online advertisement which offered payment for donating an organ, sold his kidney out of desperation to purchase a new ipad2. According to reports Zheng first confessed to his mother that he sold his kidney. Later he told Shenzhen TV “I wanted to buy an ipad2…

Top 5 Hardest Languages To Learn

If you are thinking to learn a new languages, think again. Here is a list of Top 5 hardest languages to learn!! 1.       Arabic The most difficult language is Arabic and is mostly used language in the Arab world with 186 million native speakers. Arabic comes from a Semitic group of languages including Hebrew and…

Top 5 Most Wine Consuming Countries

Knowzzle’s list of the countries with most wine consummation by volume annually!! 1.      France Consumption: 29.9 million hectoliters 2.     United States Consumption: 27.2 million hectoliters 3.     Italy Consumption: 24.5 million hectoliters 4.     Germany Consumption: 20.2 million hectoliters 5.     China Consumption: 14 million hectoliters   Article publié pour la première fois le 27/02/2012