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Mintaka

(min-tah -kă) See Orion.
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Guest facilities include the Mintaka Restaurant featuring epicurean cuisine, VU19 a vibrant and sociable bar, the fully fitted out gym on the 20th floor Elyon Colombo offers business and leisure travelers an elevated experience from arrival to departure.
Kilk pass, Mintaka pass, Khunjerab pass, Shimshal pass, Muztagh pass and Karakoram pass links Pakistan with China.
With operations in North America, Europe and Asia, Orion brings together technologies from research institutions such as the Mintaka Research Foundation and the Center for Public Health Research at Nanjing University.
The roadway across the pass was completed in 1982, and has superseded the unpaved Mintaka and Kilik Passes as the primary passage across the Karakoram Range.
Sost has been a historical centre of trade activities because of its close proximity to Kilik Mintaka Pass, Misgar and Chuparsan valley.
A fantastic and unforgettable spectacle is the passage of the highway along the Batura Glacier, rated as the world's seventh largest glacier, The Khunjerab Pass which the highway crosses, and the nearby Mintaka Pass, lie astride the fabulous ancient Silk Route that extended from Europe to Asia and over which history's most famous tourists once traveled.
Le congres a, entre autres decisions, enterine la creation de six wilayas qui remplaceront les zones, decoupees chacune en zone (mintaka), secteurs (nahia), region (kisma).
The three stars are called Alnitak, Alnilam and Mintaka, names derived from the Arabic words for "the line", years time - it's something of a "live fast, die young" life for this trio.
Proceeds will also strengthen more drilling in 2014 including Orion North, Orion East and Mintaka; to carry out preliminary drill testing at the Mamadawerre joint venture project; additional geophysical surveys on the Tin Camp Creek Project; and to finance more resource assessment studies at Caramal.
When appearing before the disciplinary panel, he refused to answer questions about the clinical justification for Whisky Magic, Mintaka Pass and Montoya's Son testing positive for Laurabolin - which is not licensed for the treatment of horses in Britain - on the grounds of self-incrimination.
The theory states that the three Giza pyramids have been built to align with the three bright stars of Orion's belt: Alnitak, Alnilam, and Mintaka. The Orion correlation theory has been contested for years although the theory does explain why the third, and smallest, is slightly away from the other two.
They are Mintaka, Alnilam, and Alnitak, and they point down to Sirius, the brightest star up there and part of the constellation Canis Major.