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  1. Czechs to open consulate in Chinese city ChengduRead the original story

    26 min ago | Prague Daily Monitor

    The Czech consulate in Chengdu, the fifth biggest city in China, will open on September 8, President Milos Zeman and Czech ambassador Libor Secka said after their meeting in Beijing yesterday. Zeman, who started his visit to China, stressed this would be the only Czech consulate to open abroad this year.

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  2. President Zeman arrives in ChinaRead the original story

    26 min ago | Prague Daily Monitor

    Czech President Milos Zeman yesterday arrived in China where he will attend the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Asia. On Thursday, Zeman will watch a grandiose military parade along with another 30 statesmen from across the world in the centre of Beijing.

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  3. NokScoot cleared for Taiwan take-offRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The airline, a joint venture between budget carrier Nok Air and Singapore Airlines' no-frills Scoot, plans to launch four flights a week between Don Mueang and Taoyuan airports, starting on Oct 25. The Taipei route offers a more immediate business opportunity for NokScoot, whose growth plan has been stalled by Thailand's aviation safety fiasco. NokScoot's original core plan to enter the Japanese and South Korean markets was aborted after the UN's International Civil Aviation Organization earlier this year red-flagged Thailand's Department of Civil Aviation for "significant safety concerns".

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  4. Chengdu: Come for the pandas, stay for the historyRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    I was hurrying down the corridors of Panda Story Cinema when something stopped me in my tracks: A video of a pair of newborn panda cubs. It was the first time I had set eyes on newborn cubs, and I did a double take.

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  5. 'Severe turbulence' on EgyptAir flight from New York to Cairo...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Are these the world's BEST hotels? A Caribbean hideaway, an Indian palace and a lodge on the path of the Wildebeest migration among those singled out in prestigious traveller awards Meet the horse-riders who practice the 4,000-year-old art of eagle hunting that sees birds of prey kill foxes and even WOLVES Pilots barred from flying for six months after mid-flight brawl in cockpit left one with a 'bloodied head injury' Excuse me, I've got some-fin in my lip! The incredible moment a SHARK swims up to a group of divers for help because it has a lure stuck in its mouth Drunk couple stole plane's a 50 emergency exit key in 'a prank' that could have cost the airline a 30,000 The 'lost' world of old New York: Iconic bars, clubs and apartments captured by photographer who discovered that legendary arts scene is still alive Custom-made Christian Louboutin shoes, a coat of arms and a giant doll's ... (more)

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  6. Living in Modern Day ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    Join us as Chris Drew talks about what it's like to live in Chengdu, China, home of the Giant Panda! Join us as Chris Drew talks about what it's like to live in Chengdu, China, home of the Giant Panda! It is also the origin of Sichuan cuisine, has the world's largest building, and is home to over 18 million people! Chengdu, often referred to as the "Land of Milk and Honey," was founded over 2000 years ago and is considered one of the most important economic, financial, cultural, transportation, and communication centers in Western China. Chris Drew, a native of California and graduate of USC, moved to China 8 years ago.

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  7. China's parade: 850,000 volunteers, 12,000 troops, plus monkeys, falcons and tanks and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    For a gauge of how seriously Beijing is taking its upcoming military parade, just try driving around town. Or going to a hospital. 1 comment

  8. President Xi to deliver speech at V-Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping will deliver a speech Thursday morning before the V-Day military parade as part of China's commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.The commemoration will start at 10:00am. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, will inspect the troops afterwards.

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  9. China seems to be resolving the controversy surrounding car-hailing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | South China Morning Post

    China seems to be resolving the controversy surrounding car-hailing apps like Uber on a city by city basis. Photo: AP Authorities in Shenzhen have declared car-hailing apps' services that connect drivers of private cars with customers to be illegal in the Chinese city, which sits across from Hong Kong, the Southern Metropolitan Daily reported on Tuesday.

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  10. Constipation Relief: Chinese Man Allegedly Doesn't Poop For 10...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Medical Daily

    ... you, like this 16-year-old UK girl who didn't poop for eight weeks . Or, you could end up like this man from Chengdu, China, who allegedly didn't poop for 10(!) years and lived to tell the tale. The as-yet unidentified man reportedly complained over ...

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  11. Lipoxygenase 2 functions in exogenous nitric oxide-induced stomatal closure in Arabidopsis thalianaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | CSIRO Publishing

    Yanfeng Sun A B * , Dong Lv B * , Wei Wang B , Wei Xu B , Li Wang B , Chen Miao B C * and Hong-Hui Lin A C A Key Laboratory of Bio-resources and Eco-Environment of Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610064, China. B State Key Laboratory of Cotton Biology, College of Life Sciences, Henan University, Kaifeng 475004, China.

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  12. Czech President Zeman arrives in ChinaRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Czech Happenings

    Czech President Milos Zeman today arrived in China where he will attend the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Asia. On Thursday, Zeman will watch a grandiose military parade along with another 30 statesmen from across the world in the centre of Beijing.

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  13. IRI Forms New Research Alliance With GigwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Advertising Age

    ... to enter China's seaweed-snack business, Findyrs checked prices and store availability and took pictures in Chengdu, China. Such projects are often on a "double blind" basis, so the researchers don't know who they're working for, and the marketer ...

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  14. Chinese internet users find more contenders for nation's 'worst' celebrity wax modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NEWS.com.au

    Wax figures of well-known celebrities on show at a tourism festival in China have been mocked on social media weeks after similar models at a museum in the same province were also poked fun at online. The wax figures were unveiled at a tourism and culture festival in Luzhou in Sichuan province on Saturday, attracting thousands of visitors, the Among the well-known people modelled in wax in the show were the actress Fan Bingbing and the Australian star Hugh Jackman.

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  15. Who's afraid of chicken feet?Read the original story

    Monday | Asia News Network

    OK, they can be crunchy and weird to Western palates. But if you are an expat here to experience China, maybe you shouldn't miss out on Chicken McKnuckles My British friend Craig arrived in China with no fear of chicken feet.

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  16. Verve Pulls Out of Highland Park, Domaine LA Adds Booze, More AM IntelRead the original story

    Monday | Eater

    The folks at Serious Eats made their way through Los Angeles not long ago, but Chengdu Taste seems to have particularly stuck with them. So much so, they're calling it America's best Sichuan restaurant in this handy how-to guide .

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  17. Chengdu puts itself on the tourist mapRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | China Daily

    Chengdu was selected in The New York Times' list of the world's 52 must-see places this year. The southwestern city's inclusion was no doubt largely thanks to a popular travel piece by writer and editor Justin Bergman that was published in the paper in October 2013.

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  18. Izard Won't Duck The Question: New Restaurant Opening 'December-ish'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Eater

    Stephanie Izard said she felt goosebumps on Saturday while talking before an energetic crowd at the inaugural Chicago Food + Wine Festival . But in truth, the geese weren't the fowl on the crowd's mind.

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  19. Chengdu Taste is the Best Sichuan Restaurant in America. Here's What to Order.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Serious Eats

    I wasn't a born skeptic when it comes to Sichuan food in the U.S., but I've been trained as one. It happened slowly.

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  20. Surprise constipation causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Fox News

    A 27-year-old man who was suffering from severe constipation for 10 years underwent surgery to remove a large stool from his colon. The unidentified patient was evaluated at Second People's Hospital in Chengdu, China, after complaining of stomach pain, Central European News reported.

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