No discussion or no discussions?

Tommy Lala

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Chinese
I just heard a news presenter say" There have been no hearings, no amendments, and no discussion".

Why did he make "discussion" singular? From what I understand, you normally use plural nouns after no, if the nouns are countable. Discussion is most definately countable.

I used google ngram to compare "no discussion" and "no discussions" and the former is a lot more common. Why is that?

I really have problems with singular and plural nouns.
 
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