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  1. Inbound China M&A takes flight on consumer promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo FILE PHOTO: A man walks outside a department store selling luxury brands in Beijing, China, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo HONG KONG: Overseas acquisitions by Chinese buyers are cooling after two ...

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  2. U.S. Women's Curling Championship: Roth Loses to Sinclair but Doesn't Walk Away Empty HandedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    ... champion but also the honor of representing the United States in the upcoming World Women's Championship in Beijing, China this March. The team that represents the United States at the World Championships is determined by a season-long point tally. ...

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  3. U.S. Navy deploys aircraft carrier to South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | UPI

    ... Sea as part of former President Barack Obama 's policy of caution and avoidance of extra confrontation with Beijing, China began to aggressively build in the Spratly Islands, installing military-grade runways and deploying surface-to-air weaponry, ...

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  4. China urges crackdown on high-emission vehiclesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Beijing, Feb 19 - China's Environment Minister has urged strict monitoring and crackdown on automobiles with excessive exhaust emissions to improve air quality. Emissions from mobile sources, such as heavy diesel trucks and old cars, make up a large part of air pollution in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, Chen Jining, Minister of Environmental Protection, was quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency.

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  5. Germany's SPD moves ahead of Merkel's party in pollRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, February 18, 2017. Guido Bergmann/Bundesregierung/Handout via Reuters Germany's center-left Social Democrats have moved ahead of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats in an opinion poll by the Emnid institute for the first time since 2006, Bild am Sonntag newspaper said.

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  6. A year ago, Israel, Jordan and Egypt secretly met for peace: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met secretly a year ago with the leaders of Egypt and Jordan in a failed attempt by the Obama administration to convene a wider regional summit on Israeli-Palestinian peace, Israel's Haaretz daily said on Sunday. At the White House on Wednesday, Netanyahu again raised the possibility of what he described as a "regional approach" to Israeli-Palestinian peace at a news conference with U.S. President Donald Trump, who appeared to embrace the idea.

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  7. Iran pushes for dialogue with Gulf Arab statesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    Iran's foreign minister on Sunday stepped up efforts to improve ties with Gulf Arab Sunni states urging them to work with their Shi'ite rival to address "anxieties" and violence across the region. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani last week traveled to Oman and Kuwait to try improve ties, his first visit to the Gulf states since taking power in 2013.

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  8. Israel's defence minister says Iran wants to undermine Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman arrives to the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime minister office in Jerusalem January 8, 2017. Israel's defense minister said on Sunday Iran had an ultimate objective of undermining Saudi Arabia in the Middle East and called for a dialogue with Sunni Arab states to defeat "radical" elements in the region.

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  9. Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condonedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons can never be condoned. Damascus, an ally of majority-shi'ite Iran, this week rejected a recent Human Rights Watch report that said its military and allied forces had used chemical weapons during their capture of Aleppo last year.

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  10. Suicide bombing kills one in east Mosul, security sources sayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    A suicide bomber detonated an explosive belt on Sunday in the "My Fair Lady" neighborhood of Mosul that was retaken recently from Islamic State, killing one and wounding nine others, security sources said. A restaurant in the same area was hit on Feb. 10 by a suicide bombing that killed at least 10 people.

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  11. Malaysia searching for four North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam murderRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Nam's body is held for autopsy in Malaysia, February 19, 2017. Kim Jong Nam arrives at Beijing airport in Beijing, China, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 11, 2007. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via Malaysian police said on Sunday that four North ...

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  12. Syrian government forces press attack on Damascus outskirts: monitors, medicRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Syrian government forces fired rockets at a rebel-held area on Damascus's outskirts on Sunday, pressing an attack that began the day before and has killed up to 16 people, a medical worker and war monitors said. The medical worker and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was the biggest attack on the Qaboun area, to the city's northeast, in at least two years.

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  13. Malaysia searching for four more North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam deathRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Nam's body is held for autopsy in Malaysia, February 19, 2017. Kim Jong Nam arrives at Beijing airport in Beijing, China, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 11, 2007. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via Malaysian police said on Sunday that they were ...

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  14. Iraqi military says advancing toward west Mosul from the southRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Iraqi forces captured several villages on Sunday, as they advanced from the south toward the western side of Mosul that is still under control of Islamic State, Iraqi military said. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi earlier on Sunday announced the formal start of the ground offensive on western Mosul, asking the Iraqi forces to ''respect human rights'' during the battle.

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  15. Malaysia searching for 4 more North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam deathRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Kim Jong Nam arrives at Beijing airport in Beijing, China, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 11, 2007. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police said on Sunday that they were looking for four more North Korean suspects in connection with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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  16. China stages another mass anti-terror rally in XinjiangRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Chinese security forces have staged another mass anti-terror rally in the restive far western region of Xinjiang, parading hundreds of armed men through the streets of the regional capital Urumqi in a show of force after an uptick in violence. Hundreds have died in Xinjiang in the past few years, mostly in unrest between the Muslim Uighur people, who call the region home, and the ethnic majority Han Chinese.

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  17. Philippine army to create task force to chase big drug syndicatesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    He has said that he also wants to grant troops powers to arrest "scalawag" police. The announcement came after it emerged last month that drug squad officers had killed a South Korean businessman at national police headquarters.

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  18. U.S. pushes Beijing to keep up pressure on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    A view of the test-fire of Pukguksong-2 guided by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the spot, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency in Pyongyang February 13, 2017. KCNA/Handout via Reuters Washington urged Beijing to keep pressure on North Korea to return to talks aimed at preventing Pyongyang from making further advances in its weapons program in violation of U.N. resolutions.

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  19. France warns the United States against the weakening of Europe: JDDRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    Any U.S. attempt to divide Europeans is doomed to fail as Washington lacks the capacity to offset the benefits the European Union offers its members, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said in an interview with newspaper Journal du Dimanche on Sunday. Asked about the lack of unity of Europeans with regards to U.S. President Donald Trump's worldview, Ayrault said that the situation was changing, essentially because of Trump's "repeated attacks" against Europe.

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  20. Environment minister urges crack-down on high-emission vehiclesRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    China's environment minister has urged strict monitoring and crack-down on automobiles with excessive exhaust emissions to improve air quality. Emissions from mobile sources, such as heavy diesel trucks and old cars, make up a large part of air pollution in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, said Chen Jining, minister of environmental protection, while inspecting an auto emission management center in Beijing Friday.

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