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  1. Christmas traditions around the world found in GrapevineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Worldwide buzz is being created at the Gaylord Texan Resort. Lone Star Christmas at the Gaylord Texan is in full swing.

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  2. The major metals deal maker now keeping watch on China's biggest state firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NEWS.com.au

    Technocrat and industry veteran Xiao Yaqing is the new face at Sasac, charged with overseeing the country's biggest state-owned companies The man behind China's biggest offshore metals acquisition has become the chief watchdog overseeing 40 trillion yuan in major state-owned company assets. Former State Council deputy secretary general Xiao Yaqing took office at the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission early this week, replacing Zhang Yi as Beijing tries to steer the economy in a new growth direction.

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  3. Former senior political advisor stands trial for graftRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newkerala.com

    Beijing, Feb 3 : A former senior political advisor in China's Liaoning province was on Wednesday under trial in a lower court on bribery charges. A court in Heilongjiang province began hearing the case of Chen Tiexin, former vice chairman of the Liaoning provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Xinhua reported.

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  4. Chinese milk producer targets baby formula with Australian IPORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | South China Morning Post

    A privately owned Chinese milk producer is planning a A$20 million partial listing in Australia, using the funds raised to buy a local dairy processor to produce and export infant baby formula. China Dairy Corporation plans to list about 13 per cent of a Hong Kong subsidiary on the Australian Stock Exchange on January 15, chief executive Youliang Wang said, aiming to capitalise on demand for Australian-branded formula.

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  5. Dundee-China collaboration discovers potential 'Achilles heel' of potato blightRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | FarmingUK

    Blight was the cause of the infamous Irish potato famine in the 19th century and remains a huge problem around the world Scientists working in Scotland and China have uncovered a potential Achilles' heel in the organism which causes potato blight, a global problem with associated costs estimated at $6billion around the world every year. Blight was the cause of the infamous Irish potato famine in the nineteenth century and remains a huge problem around the world, particularly as more countries turn to potato as a major staple crop and ramp up production.

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  6. Ice engraving painting artist-Zhu XiaodongRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | China Daily

    Photo taken on Jan 29, 2016 shows an ice engraving painting created by artist Zhu Xiaodong in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province. Zhu is the creator of the ice engraving painting, a rubbing of engraved ice mould.

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  7. Seven smart ways to save on a wedding dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Christian Science Monitor

    There are several creative ways to save on the wedding dress of your dreams. All it takes is a little forward planning and ingenuity.

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  8. Jin leads figure skating short program, Harbin ice hockey team on...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Xinhuanet

    Grand Prix Cup of China runner-up Jin Boyang dominated the men's short program of figure skating competition at the Chinese National Winter Games here on Thursday. Jin, who represents team Harbin, earned 87.34 points after a smooth performance, while Yan Han, also from team Harbin, trailed in second with 84.48.

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  9. Great Ice Show cost a little lavish for some WinnipeggersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | CBC News

    ... was having was for everybody." Others defended the price tag and said it was fair considering 40 artists from Harbin, China flew to Winnipeg to create the Great Ice Show in a month. Andy Zhao, one of the organizers behind the Great Ice Show, said ...

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  10. China braces for worst cold front in decadesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Newkerala.com

    Beijing, Jan 23 : China has geared up to cope with the winter's coldest weekend as the worst cold front in decades sweeps across the country. The national observatory raised the weather warning level from yellow to orange on Saturday morning, Xinhua reported.

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  11. China braces for worst cold in decadesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Xinhuanet

    China has geared up to cope with the winter's coldest weekend as the worst cold front in decades sweeps across the country. According to the National Meteorological Center , temperatures dropped 6 to 10 degrees Celsius on Saturday morning in parts of northwest China, north China and the Huanghuai area.

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  12. Pics: China's Harbin Ice and Snow FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Brave swimmers plunged into freezing waters while other visitors gazed at frozen palaces ahead of the opening ceremony for China's spectacular Harbin Ice and Snow Festival. The annual festival in the capital of the northeast province of Heilongjiang is expected to draw more than one million visitors to admire castles and cathedrals sculpted out of ice and lit up at night in ethereal colours.

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  13. China braces for worst cold in 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Peninsula

    Monkeys take shelter under a rock in the snow in a zoo in Hangzhou in east China's Zhejiang province 21 January 2016. A powerful cold front is sweeping through China, bringing snow to the south.

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  14. China braces for worst cold weather in 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The China Post

    Schools have been suspended and emergency workers put on standby in mainland China as the country braces for historically cold weather, including 30-year lows in places, the government and state media said Thursday. At 1 p.m. Thursday, it was already a biting -28 Celsius in Yakeshi in Inner Mongolia, with Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province in the northeast at -19 C and Changchun in neighboring Jilin at -17 C. "I've put on all my clothing, but I still don't feel warm!" state broadcaster CCTV showed a pedestrian saying in Altai, in the western region of Xinjiang, where temperatures reached -26 C. "The wind is very strong - when it blows on my face it hurts horribly."

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  15. China braces for worst cold in 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | ABS-CBN News

    Schools have been suspended and emergency workers put on standby in China as the country braces for historically cold weather, including 30-year lows in places, the government and state media said Thursday. At 1pm Thursday, it was already a biting -28 Celsius in Yakeshi in Inner Mongolia, with Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province in the northeast at -19 C and Changchun in neighboring Jilin at -17 C. "I've put on all my clothing, but I still don't feel warm!" state broadcaster CCTV showed a pedestrian saying in Altai, in the western region of Xinjiang, where temperatures reached -26 C. "The wind is very strong - when it blows on my face it hurts horribly."

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  16. Monkey 'has successful head transplant' by surgeon plotting same operations for humansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Mirror.co.uk

    WARNING: Graphic picture. Dr Sergio Canavero says he carried out the surgery on the monkey "without any neurological injury of whatever kind" A pioneering neurosurgeon claims to have successfully performed head transplant surgery on a monkey as he prepares to repeat the procedure on a human.

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  17. Pics: China's Harbin Ice and Snow FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Brave swimmers plunged into freezing waters while other visitors gazed at frozen palaces ahead of the opening ceremony for China's spectacular Harbin Ice and Snow Festival. The annual festival in the capital of the northeast province of Heilongjiang is expected to draw more than one million visitors to admire castles and cathedrals sculpted out of ice and lit up at night in ethereal colours.

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  18. CLASS: Shiu-Min's WayRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Powhatan Today

    Come learn Asian favorites from one of our favorite instructors! Born in Harbin, China ,Shiu-min has cooked professionally in the U.S. forover three decades in New York, Connecticut and most recently Richmond. Her vast culinary career has included everything from teaching classes at Culinary Arts to running a successful catering company, but Shiu-min's greatest joy comes from teaching in small, intimate groups.

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  19. Sympathoexcitation in Rats With Chronic Heart Failure Depends on...Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Biotechnology and Bioscience , School of Life Science, Jilin Normal University, Siping, China; Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Medicine Research of Ministry of Education, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China ; Department of Physiology, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China ; Department of Cardiology, the First Affiliated Hospital, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China ; Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, and Hypertension, Kidney and Vascular Health Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC ; and Integrative Physiology, Department of Medical Cell Biology and Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Department of Surgical Sciences , Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.

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  20. China giant eyes WA farm expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | West Australian

    Harvesting at Connemara farm in Lake King in 2013, part of Heilongjiang Feng Agricultural's WA holdings. Picture: Steve Ferrier/The West Australian.

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