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  1. Brooklyn woman on mission to relate to Chinese peersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... would have been like had she not left China for the US. So she is attempting to find out. The 27-year-old Chinese-American from Brooklyn, New York, has raised $12,810 on Kickstarter for her two-month trip to China, where she will chronicle the lives ...


  2. Peak burglars - injure 7th brother' of family behind upscale Hong Kong restaurant Fook Lam MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Chui Wai-kwan, now 67, is seen in a 2013 photograph after the opening of Seventh Son Restaurant in Wan Chai that September. Photo: May Tse The seventh son of the founder of high-end Hong Kong restaurant Fook Lam Moon suffered arm and leg injuries when he was confronted with two armed and masked burglars in his luxury house on The Peak last night.


  3. Advice for Business School Applicants From AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The GMAT Club Journal

    According to the Graduate Management Admission Council's 2015 Application Trends Survey report , China and India are the top countries where MBA and business school master's programs recruit international candidates. The interest is mutual, with Indian and Chinese applicants showing an overwhelming preference for studying in the U.S. There is, however, a very diverse marketplace across Asia, and these two countries in particular couldn't be more different.


  4. Liong Sik or Najib? the Choice is Clear but 'Umno Branch' Liow & Co WaffleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    MCA secretary-general Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan has denied that the party has abandoned former president Tun Dr Ling Liong Sik, saying it was torn between qing and li . "It is the greatest strength and also weakness of the Chinese people," said Ong in his speech during MCA annual general meeting on Sunday.


  5. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The annual Vegetarian Festival, which begins today, is expected to see an increase of almost 3% in consumer spending from last year, according to the Centre for Economic and Business Forecasting. Life details where to find the best meat-free food in the country Yellow flags with a red Chinese character flutter all around town signifying that the 10-day vegetarian festival has begun.


  6. Studies say 1/3 of young men in China to die from smokingRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KHGI

    Research published in the medical journal The Lancet says one in three of all the young men in China are likely to die from tobacco, but that the number can fall if the men quit smoking. The studies, conducted by researchers from Oxford University, the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and the Chinese Center for Disease Control, show that two-thirds of the young men in China start to smoke, mostly before age 20, and that half of those will eventually be killed by tobacco unless they stop permanently.


  7. Chinese men smoking one-third of all the world's cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Chinese men now smoke one-third of all the world's cigarettes, and a third of all young men in China are doomed to eventually die from the habit, scientists in China and Britain have concluded. Their study, published last week in The Lancet , estimated that two-thirds of all males in China smoked, more were still taking up the habit and more were starting as teenagers, which adds risk.


  8. Nicholas Kristof thinks all Asian Americans are alike: What the New...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Salon

    Reading Nicholas Kristof's recent Op-Ed in the New York Times, " The Asian Advantage ," a Seinfeld episode came to mind where Jerry muses about Chinese women, proudly saying, "if I like their race, how can that be racist?" Similarly, Mr. Kristof heaps praise and wonder on Asian American achievement with little awareness of the damage he does to the community. While he thinks he cleverly argues against critics who claim that racism is no longer an issue, Mr. Kristof naively reinforces the tired and long debunked noxious notion of the model minority.


  9. Review: Stageworks' 'Lights Rise on Grace' a gritty, challenging dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and Karla Hartley's direction. The story begins with Grace, a shy 17-year-old whose estrangement from her Chinese-American parents forces her to fend for herself. She meets Large, a charming African-American man who sees something in her no one else ...


  10. Liberals look to knock off Conservative incumbent Daniel in Don Valley NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill Times

    After swinging from longtime red to blue in 2011, the battle for Don Valley North is one to watch this election, and Liberal candidate Geng Tan says he's "confident" he can win the riding back on Oct. 19. He's up against Conservative incumbent Joe Daniel and a smaller, but enthusiastic and well-versed, NDP campaign with candidate Akil Sadikali. Mr. Tan is hoping to benefit from undecided voters - whose "goal is very simple: to defeat or beat the Conservatives" - as his party's numbers improve nationally.


  11. Emergency Rule as No-Confidence Vote Nears? Najib May Again Fan Malay-Chinese HatredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Malaysia Chronicle

    On Sept. 30, a force of 19 Malaysian immigration officers - all ethnic Malays - staged a raid on a Malacca karaoke parlor to arrest women illegally in the country who were working as prostitutes.


  12. What is the secret to Asian academic success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... of psychology who has written an excellent book about intelligence, cites a study that followed a pool of Chinese-American children and a pool of white children into adulthood. The two groups started out with the same scores on IQ tests, but in the ... 4 comments

  13. History must reflect our diversity, says WeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Making his point: Dr Wee showing a copy of a reference book on history for primary school children at the MCA annual general meeting in Wisma MCA, Kuala Lumpur. The MCA deputy president underlined that when pointing out the Year Four history textbook had a one-sided narration of the country's past, a point of contention within the Chinese community.


  14. Minnesota historian's eye-opening work reveals story of Asian migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star Tribune

    ... "'Aha moment' doesn't even capture it," she said. "It was this jaw-dropping moment of shock because I am Chinese-American. My family has been in this country for generations. And I was a history major. I remember thinking, 'I never knew this ...


  15. Chestnut Tree China trip: Delays, sleep deprivation and a curious ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bognor Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Tom Cotterill reports from the first stage of the Chestnut Tree China trip to raise much needed funds for the children's hospice.


  16. China changes Oscars entry after organisers say Wolf Totem - not Chinese enough'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | South China Morning Post

    ... Annaud, earlier said the film's Chinese backers had initially wanted an "English-speaking movie with famous Chinese-American actors" until he talked them out of it. Based on a semi-autobiographical novel, Wolf Totem tells the story of a pupil sent ...


  17. The Wok: Street Prophets Sunday All Day BrunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Kos

    ... and Martin Yan. I also have Ming Tsai's Blue Ginger cookbook. I have several cookbooks that were written by Chinese-American mother and daughter teams that give the history of immigrant cooking in this country so I not only get wonderful recipes but ...


  18. China changes Oscars entry as a Wolf Totema fails eligibilityRead the original story

    Sunday | KDWN

    ... this year that the film's Chinese backers had initially wanted an "English-speaking movie with famous Chinese-American actors" until he talked them out of it. Based on a best-selling semi-autobiographical novel, "Wolf Totem" tells the story of a ...


  19. We will defend Chinese schools - Najib at MCA meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak assured MCA today that his administration will continue to defend the Chinese community's right to vernacular education. Speaking at the party's annual general assembly here, the Barisan Nasional chairman noted that recently there had been calls for Putrajaya to abolish Chinese-language schools, but said this was not in line with the ruling coalition's plural policy.


  20. a Warning Kow-Tow Liow & Wee Will Surely Ignore: McA Delegates Want...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Malaysia Chronicle

    Expressing their confusion over the recent Cabinet reshuffle and the removal of several Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission officers possibly linked to the 1MDB probe, the delegates said the Government must give an explanation in order to restore the people's confidence in Barisan Nasional. They also urged the Government to quickly resolve the 1MDB's financial issues and to prosecute those found to have misused the funds.