hua hua  /ˈhu ə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan

Usage(s):

  1. Giant pandas rest at the Wolong Panda Research Center in the southwest China's Sichuan province.
  2. So Jimmy set out to create a plain people's literature in Pai-hua.

News

  1. Lin-Hua Wu Joins Brunswick Group as Partner

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Group LLC, a leading corporate communications consultancy, announced today that Lin-Hua Wu is joining as a Partner based in the San Francisco office. ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. China denounces 'groundless' accusations by U.S. on Snowden

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Tuesday the United States' accusations of Beijing facilitating the departure of fugitive U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden from Hong Kong were "groundless and unacceptable". Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told a regular briefing that all parties should accept that the Hong Kong government had handled Snowden's case in accordance with ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. China says it respects HK government's handling of Snowden case

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday that it respects the Hong Kong government's handling of the case of fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden in accordance with Hong Kong law. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying was responding to a question about whether China was involved in the decision for Snowden to leave Hong Kong. Hua also said at a regular briefing ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "To them, and to the people of China, we express the hope that you can soon 'change your tears into strength' _ Hua Bei Fen Wei Li Liang," Bloomberg said.
    on May 13, 2008 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Newsday

  2. "I would like to confirm that Prime Minister Hun Sen will attend the ASEAN meeting in Hua Hin, Thailand, from February 27 to 28 and March 1," Hor Namhong said.
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Hor Namhong Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  3. In chaste Hindi, Lalu Prasad, known for his rustic style, said: "Japan mein khaini thuke mein jo paresani hua re bhai ki kya kahen, pate nahin chal raha tha ki kahan thuke. Sach mein khaini khane ki gandi aadat hain, ei kitna pareshan kar sakta...
    on Jan 23, 2009 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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