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  1. Have a yum cha new year: Chinese community celebrates with lions, feastsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Nicholas Dong, a member of the Wellington Chinese Sports and Cultural Centre is the lion's head in new year celebrations at Dragons Restaurant. First the feast is left for ancestors to enjoy, then once they've eaten you "bung it in the microwave" and enjoy it yourselves.


  2. Great Neck schools urged to observe Lunar New Year as holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... they're getting louder every year. I want my son to grow up in a community where he feels proud that he's Chinese-American." Youngsoo Choi, a board member of the Great Neck Korean Civic Association, said many families pull their children out of ...


  3. Spectacular cultural events in store to celebrate Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    Lion dancer Mei Clark, with Julie Yai as the Buddha, left, also getting into rhythm for Chinese New Year celebrations at the Town Hall THERE will be plenty of monkey business going on when celebrations to mark Chinese New Year get under way tomorrow. Dancers, acrobats and musicians will pack Oxford Town Hall with stunning performances and there will be a series of speeches by Oxford dignitaries as part of the Year of the Monkey celebrations.


  4. Where to go to discover New Zealand's Chinese heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    When you think of Chinese culture in New Zealand, the first things that probably come to mind are dim-sims and dragon boating. Takeaways and tai chi.


  5. Souls Harbour celebrates Chinese New Year in Regina, thanks to donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    Several Chinese and Vietnamese restaurants donated food for the feast and a number of volunteers from the Chinese community helped serve about 250 guests. Souls Harbour said these kinds of events are a special treat for their patrons because they don't normally have the food on their menu.


  6. RENT-A-BOYFRIEND: Single life in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Mercury

    IT'S a famed southern eatery frequented by celebrities and even boasting an album named after it. Now it's set to expand into Queensland.


  7. Chinese schools in Malaysia celebrate Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Students of Kuen Cheng 1 Primary School dress up in the traditional "qi pao" or "cheongsam" during the school's annual Lunar New Year celebrations. KUALA LUMPUR: Every year without fail, vernacular Chinese schools in Malaysia would organise Lunar New Year celebrations ahead of a week-long school holiday.


  8. San Francisco preview, Hong Kong exhibit for 'Structures'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Just announced to be previewed on Feb. 10 and 11 in Sotheby's San Francisco office at One Sansome Street, Zheng Chongbin's "Structures" will go on a selling exhibit in Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery , 88 Queensway, April 22 to May 3. Works of the Chinese-American contemporary artist Zheng Chongbin , who resides in Shanghai and San Francisco, synthesize the intersections of the Chinese ink tradition and Western abstract painting. Zheng also experiments with installation and video art.


  9. Novel germline mutations and unclassified variants of BRCA1 and BRCA2 ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | BioMed Central

    Open AccessThis article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License , which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.


  10. Best wishes for Chinese New YearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Iom Online

    The Isle of Man Chinese Association would like to wish a happy new year to all island residents in the run-up to Chinese New Year on Monday . Chairman of the association Jenny Zhou said: 'Welcome and best wishes to the 2016 Lunar New Year and the Year of the Monkey celebration from the Isle of Man Chinese Association! 'It is seen as a time for bringing families together for feasting and much celebration, and it is so important that many of our Chinese community have returned to China to join family and friends.'


  11. India's cultural influences reflect in its cuisine: Chef David RoccoRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    New Delhi, Feb 6 : Having visited India five times in the last three years for a total of 26 weeks, Italian-Canadian chef David Rocco feels that the country is his "second home". He says it's interesting how the cultural influences of the country shine through its cuisine.


  12. Chinese Lunar New Year marked across United StatesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2016 -- Photo taken on Feb. 5, 2016 shows the official first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony of the Year of the Monkey Commemorative Forever Stamp at St. John's University Queens Campus in New York, the United States. The U.S. Postal Service rings in the Year of the Monkey by issuing the commemorative forever Stamp, which was designed by illustrator Kam Mak, a China's Hong Kong-born artist who grew up in New York City's Chinatown.


  13. Najib Wishes Happy And Prosperous Chinese New YearRead the original story

    Yesterday | Malaysian National News Agency

    Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today wished all the Chinese community a happy and properous new year. The Prime Minister said Malaysia was home to people from many cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds, and all had played an important role in building the country into a great nation.


  14. Empire State Building lights up for Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... to the culture diversity of this country, and also, giving the recognition to the great contributions the Chinese-American community and the people have contributed to this society," said Consul General Zhang Qiyue. From 1939 Times Square to the ...


  15. Going bananas for Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Border Mail

    The Chinese Church will celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, which is a 15-day event that begins on Monday. Church organiser and pastor Nicole Ching has organised a meal for their small Chinese community and anyone interested in celebrating the event.


  16. 'We took drugs': Chinese athletes confess to doping in secret letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The IAAF investigate a 20-year-old letter signed by Chinese track atheletes, alleging coach Ma Junren forced them to take 'large doses of illegal drugs' during the 1990s. Claims of state-sponsored doping of Chinese track athletes are being investigated by the sport's global governing body after a letter attributed to a squad of ten runners including world record holder Wang Junxia surfaced in the Chinese media.


  17. False Champions of the Bumiputera, Flunkeys for the Malay EliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malaysia Chronicle

    When Malay rights pressure group Perkasa reacted absurdly to an insight into a social predicament, it showed who the true champions of the bumiputeras are. It boggles the mind when realistic measures to help segments of the community are brushed aside merely because these inputs come from the other side of the political divide or someone no longer walking the corridors of power.


  18. Annual festival presents an opportunity to celebrate our diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    From all you can drink and eat parties to free, surround-sound, big screen viewing, Vancouver bars have you covered when it comes to watching the Super Bowl. People of all ages flocked to Aberdeen Mall in Richmond to take in the Lunar New Year festivities on Thursday, February 19, 2015.


  19. The Other Big Party: How Silicon Valley Celebrates Lunar New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KQED

    Lunar New Year hits on Monday and with more than half a million ethnic Chinese living in the Bay Area, it's a big deal here. Traditionally, festivities begin the day before the New Year, a date decided by the Chinese lunar calendar - which is why it feels like the start varies year to year - and continues on for two weeks.


  20. Lunar New Year becomes American holiday for younger Asian generationsRead the original story

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    The kids play with iPads instead of Nintendo 64, and the TV remote and the couches are no longer covered in plastic wrap. And Vuong, a celebrated chef with several restaurants across the city, is stuck with most of the cooking.