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Mao

In China, a slang term for jiao, a subdivision of currency equivalent to 1/10 of a yuan.
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The high-quality projectors, which offer a brightness of 22,000 lumens, were used to produce cutting-edge 3D and holographic images that brought to life Mao Zedong s many contributions to China, under the title Mao Zedong, A Great Man in China.
Documents also show how in 1978 police raided the Mao Zedong Memorial Centre, arresting 14 members of the organisation, including Aravindan BalaKrishnan and wife Chanda, referred to as Comrade Chanda.
Meanwhile, Chairman Mao, who died in 1976, was embalmed and remains in Mausoleum of Mao Zedong in Tiananmen Square in Beijing where the public can view him through eternity.
That an author who copied Mao Zedong's Yanan text and sang the praises of Mao Zedong can earn the prize — the number of people Mao Zedong slaughtered surpasses even that of Stalin and Hitler," he reportedly said.
That same year, Chairman Mao Zedong and two of his top statesmen died, bringing the Cultural Revolution to an end and ushering in a new political and economic era.
The rebels, inspired by Chinese revolutionary leader Mao Zedong, have been fighting for more than three decades in several Indian states.
The structure houses images of world icons and celebrities such as Marilyn Monroe, Magic Johnson, and Mao Zedong.
Mao Zedong and China in the Twentieth-Century World: A Concise History, by Rebecca E.
Even with Communist China's founder, Mao Zedong, in a starring role, the film got scathing reviews, which were then censored by the government.
CHINA Performers take to the stage near a picture of Mao Zedong at the Red Classic restaurant that capitalises on nostalgia for China's past in Beijing.
Summary: NEW YORK: Dennis Hopper shot two bullet holes through an Andy Warhol portrait of Mao Zedong, but instead of getting mad, Warhol called the "Easy Rider" star a collaborator.
The president, speaking from the same spot where Mao Zedong had declared the founding of the people's republic 60 years ago, claimed China had a bright future, had made global economic strides and would unite all cultures and ethnicities within it.