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1 hr ago | India Talkies

China's Mayor calls for stronger commercial ties with India - Indiatalkies.com

Kolkata, Apr. 23: China's Mayor of Kunming city, Li Wenrong, on Wednesday, called for greater cooperation in the field of commerce and tourism between West Bengal and China's south western Yunnan province.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Xinhuanet

China official defends armed police patrols

An official with China's Ministry of Public Security on Tuesday defended a noticeable increase in armed police patrols in Chinese cities by saying that they will help with fast responses to rising incidents of violent crime.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Chinese police begin carrying guns during patrols

A quarter of the police in Shanghai began carrying guns during routine patrols for the first time this week as part of a China-wide boost in police firepower following a deadly mass knifing blamed on Xinjiang separatists.

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ABC News

Chinese Police Begin Carrying Guns During Patrols

It is part of a China-wide boost in police firepower in response to a deadly mass knifing attack at a train station blamed on Xinjiang separatists.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

South China Morning Post

Passage from India: following the Stilwell Road

''This is the story of a bridge," narrates American movie star Ronald Reagan, at the beginning of a 1945 propaganda film called The Stilwell Road .

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Bellingham Herald

China silent on deadly knife attack in Kunming railway station

Reporters leaped into action, gathering details from victims in their hospital beds.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping, Terrorism

Xinhuanet

Shanghai relaxes controls on armed patrols

More than 1,000 policemen in Shanghai began carrying revolvers while on patrol Sunday as China tightens public security to deal with serious violent crimes.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Forest Fire Put Out In Southwest China After Three Days

A forest fire that broke out three days ago was put out by 4,700 firefighters and soldiers on Saturday in southwest Yunnan Province, Xinhua news agency reported local authorities as saying.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

PR-inside.com

China human vaccine market: RMB10.5 billion industry in 2012

In 2012, Chinese human vaccine market valued RMB10.5 billion with the lot release quantity of roughly 773 million person-portions.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Chickenpox, Health, H1N1 Influenza / Swine Flu, Medicine, Influenza

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Chemistry World

Para-xylene plants face uphill struggle for acceptance in China

Amid the Chinese public's increasingly fierce resistance to the construction of chemical plants, young chemists are coming to the defence of the industry.

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The Daily Beast

Chinese Drones Target Drug KingpinBy Brendon Hong

The Chinese called him Godfather. He was a Burmese national-resistance fighter, drug smuggler, kidnapper, warlord.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Bangkok Post

Songkhla illegals are Muslim Uighurs

The nationality of more than 40% of the 218 people detained in Songkhla last month has been verified as Muslim Uighurs from the Xinjiang region in China, Zhang Yiming, minister-counsellor at the Chinese embassy said Wednesday.

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The Economist

Urban sprawl: People, not paving

TO GRASP THE size of China's largest cities, and the pace of expansion of even the remotest of them, consider the south-western city of Kunming.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

People's Daily Online

Yunnan Wild Animal Park installs TV to please giant panda

After giant panda Meixi was sent back to Sichuan Province, Sijia has become the only panda left behind in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

People's Daily Online

Low support for PX: poll

A Global Times poll has revealed that over one-third of respondents in five cities, where paraxylene projects were planned, oppose construction of PX plants, while only 20 percent supported them, with nearly 40 percent expressing neutrality.

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Plastics News

Chinese plastic pipe production grows 10 percent

China's plastic pipe production grew 10 percent last year, to 12.1 million metric tons, fueled by increasing urbanization, expansion of rural drinking water systems and government spending on infrastructure, according to statistics from a Chinese pipe industry group.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

CNN

'Life Black Box' website lets Chinese users send data after death

In China, where superstitions surrounding death are rife, new websites let Internet users leave digital imprints even after they pass away.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Daily Trojan

Schools must be prepared for threats regardless of weapon

No gunshots pierced the air, but the gory scene on Wednesday at Franklin Regional Senior High School in Murrysville, Pa.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Independent

Chinese woman held hostage on street by cleaver wielder

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Green Left Weekly

Burma: Trafficking worsens with war's return

Je yang camp, located a 30 minutes drive on often unpaved or rocky road from Laiza, the capital of rebels in Kachin State in northern Burma, accommodates about 8000 Internally Displaced Persons .

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