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  1. ASIA/CHINA - The death of Bishop Luke Thomas Zhang Huaixin, zealous and patient PastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fides News

    On Sunday, May 8, 2016, around noon, His Exc. Mgr. Luke Thomas Zhang Huaixin, Bishop of Jixian , Henan Province died.

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  2. Is China Cracking Down on Jewish Community in Kaifeng?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Forward

    "It is time to break the silence," said Anson Laytner, former president of the Sino-Judaic Institute, which has been working in China since the 1980s. "Their very survival as Jews is at stake."

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  3. 'Crackdown' on Jewish Community in China?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Forward

    "It is time to break the silence," said Anson Laytner, former president of the Sino-Judaic Institute, which has been working in China since the 1980s. "Their very survival as Jews is at stake."

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  4. Jewish troubles in KaifengRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Times of Israel

    Last April, about 50 members of the renascent Jewish community of Kaifeng, China gathered in a hotel banquet room for a Passover seder. Barnaby Yeh, a Jewish Chinese American, led the seder in Hebrew and Chinese.

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  5. Qingming Cultural Festival celebrated in KaifengRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2016 | China Daily

    Dancers perform during the opening ceremony of the Qingming Cultural Festival in Kaifeng, Central China's Henan province, April 1, 2016. The ten-day 2016 China (Kaifeng) Qingming Cultural Festival opened here on Friday.[Photo/Xinhua]

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  6. Henan University selects SirsiDynix SymphonyRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    March 23, 2016, LEHI, UT-SirsiDynix is honored to welcome Henan University to the family of SirsiDynix customers. As part of the five-year agreement, Henan University will implement Symphony, a next generation LSP, as well as Enterprise/Portfolio, and MobileCirc to serve the Library's over 60,000 students and staff members.

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  7. Sino-Israeli relations: Just do itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    China's Ambassador Zhan Yongxin says the door is open for Israel to expand exports, but has some words of advise. Ambassador Zhan Yongxin has a message for Israelis who want do business in China.

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  8. Design at the heart of Pullman's brand new address.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | 4 Hoteliers

    The brand continues to expand its network in China with the opening of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye last October, a magnificent property that is taking international hospitality to new level in the ancient city of Kaifeng, China. 'The opening of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye sets an industry benchmark in this historic city with the brand's signature cosmopolitan, vibrant and in-style services designed for today's hyper-connected travelers' commented new AccorHotels CEO for Greater China Michel Molliet.

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  9. Design at the heart of Pullman's brand new addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Bottom Line

    ... October, a magnificent property that is taking international hospitality to new level in the ancient city of Kaifeng, China. The opening of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye sets an industry benchmark in this historic city with the brand's signature ...

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  10. Couple adopting daughter from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    In about eight months, Steve Burks will make the long journey to an orphanage in Kaifeng, Henan, China, where he'll come face to face with his daughter Selah Ming Burks for the first time. "At some point I'll get to hold her, and hopefully she'll like me.

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  11. Five Chinese Jews come home after thousands of yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    In the first Aliyah from the ancient Chinese Jewish community of Kaifeng in the last seven years, five women from the community are scheduled to arrive in Israel next Monday, returning to the Jewish homeland after thousands of years of exile. The women, Gao Yichen , Yue Ting, Li Jing, Li Yuan, and Li Chengjin , have been intensively studying Hebrew and Judaism for the last several years in Kaifeng to reconnect to their Jewish roots, and are now being brought back home by the Jerusalem-based nonprofit Shavei Israel.

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  12. From China to the Kotel: Five women from ancient Jewish community to make aliyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    Five twenty-something women from the ancient Chinese Jewish community of Kaifeng are due to make aliya in late February in what will mark the first aliya of its kind in nearly seven years. The women - Gao Yichen , Yue Ting, Li Jing, Li Yuan, and Li Chengjin - plan to pursue Jewish studies at Jerusalem's Midreshet Nishmat upon arrival.

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  13. Why does China have women-only mosques?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | BBC News

    The Islamic world is wide and various, its points of view almost as numerous as its people. And Islam in China, with its long tradition of women-only mosques, provides a good illustration, says Michael Wood.

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  14. People greet Lantern Festival in central ChinaRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    KAIFENG, Feb. 21, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Colorful lanterns and lights are decorated at Longting Park in ancient city Kaifeng, central China's Henan Province, Feb. 21, 2016. Lanterns were hung around the city to greet the upcoming Lantern Festival which will fall on Feb. 22. (Xinhua/Li An)

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  15. This Chinese New Year, we celebrate our Beijing shtetlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Jewish Chronicle

    As Beijing convulses to the sound of a million firecrackers celebrating the Chinese New Year, look hard enough and you will find a sizable group of Jews eating traditional dumplings with their Shabbat chicken soup and singing the Kabbalat Shabbat facing a Ming-esque Chinese cabinet which serves as the ark for their scrolls. In the story of Jewish wandering - that perennial saga of building new communities in distant lands - China feels like the latest frontier.

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  16. Books For The Road - Peony by Pearl S. BuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Writer's Wanderings

    ... up in recommended reading on my library page and I decided to give it a go. So glad I did. Peony is set in Kaifeng, China, in the 1850s. My first surprise was that the prologue pointed out that while the story was fiction, there actually were ...

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  17. Woodprint pictures making a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | China Daily

    Guo Taiyuan, 91, shows his skill of making woodprint pictures at a museum in Kaifeng, Henan province. Provided To China Daily The inheritor of this centuries-old craft from Kaifeng city in Central China's Henan province is thrilled to see his lifetime passion drawing massive public attention these days.

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  18. Review: River of Stars [a ...a ...a ...a ...a ...]Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Minor Thoughts

    This is another novel of Kitai, Guy Gavriel Kay's analog to historical China. This book takes place in a time roughly equivalent to the early 12th century.

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  19. At least 10 killed in powerful blast at fireworks plant in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | DNA India

    At least 10 people were killed and seven others injured on Thursday in a powerful explosion at an illegal fireworks plant in central China's Henan Province. The explosion took place in Tongxu County of Kaifeng City, the local work safety authority said.

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  20. 10 dead in China fireworks plant blastRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Beijing, Jan 14 : At least 10 people were killed and seven others injured following an explosion at a fireworks plant in China's Henan province on Thursday, a media report said. The injured, of whom five sustained critical injuries, were being treated in various hospitals in Tongxu county of Kaifeng city, Xinhua news agency reported.

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