Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 6)

Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Now that's a special task! Chinese SWAT team 'storm' university...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Now that's a special task! Chinese SWAT team 'storm' university campus... to help a colleague propose to his student girlfriend Over half a dozen armed police this week stormed into a university in Kunming, south China, fooling students into thinking they were there to find a criminal. The person they were actually looking for was one lucky student whose boyfriend was part of the SWAT team and he was there to propose, reports The People's Daily Online.

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  2. One of China's most admired civil rights lawyers is about to go on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    One of China's most admired civil rights lawyers is about to go on trial for 7 tweets after spending 19 months in jail In this June 30, 2010 photo, Chinese attorney Pu Zhiqiang speaks during an interview at his office in Beijing. The prominent Chinese rights lawyer has been formally indicted Friday, May 15, 2015 on the charges of fanning ethnic hatred and provoking trouble, more than one year after he was taken into police custody.

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  3. China Trial Prepares to Mute Human Rights LawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Voice of America

    Chinese human rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang faces trial Monday for allegedly using social media to incite hatred and violence. He's shown in Beijing, July 20, 2012.

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  4. Spectacular, rarely seen images of China's railwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | CNN

    "The Longjiang Bridge is a steel-truss bridge spanning the beautiful Longjiang River," says Beijing-based train photographer Wang Wei. "Here you can see obvious karst topography.

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  5. Mining Stocks Climb on Output-Cut Plans to Stem Rout in MetalsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Glencore Plc and Freeport-McMoRan Inc. rose as mining stocks gained after producers pledged deeper cutbacks to help stem a metals glut that's sent prices to the lowest in six years. Copper futures gained a third straight day.

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  6. Air route links Kunming, Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh cityRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China Eastern Airlines began flights from Kunming of southwest China's Yunnan Province to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on Thursday. The flight, served by a Boeing 737, took off at 4:15 p.m. from the Kunming Changshui International Airport and was scheduled to arrive in HCM City at 6:10 p.m. in local time.

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  7. UPDATE 1-China Hongqiao Group says to shut down 250,000 T aluminium capacityRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Reuters

    Dec 10 Aluminium producer China Hongqiao Group said it will shut down 250,000 tonnes of production capacity starting on Thursday, as Chinese producers look to combat a slump in local prices to record lows. The output cut, which mirrors similar moves over the past month by the copper, zinc and nickel industries, followed a meeting of 14 major Chinese aluminium smelters in the southwestern city of Kunming in Yunnan province.

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  8. Engineers put finishing touches to huge Chinese suspension bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    Watch heart-warming moment three young children find out they can stay with their family 'forever and ever' after unwrapping adoption papers on Christmas morning 'The Muslims think my plan is brilliant': Defiant Trump doubles down on controversial Muslim ban as Muhammad Ali weighs in and attacks The Donald and those using 'Islam to advance their own personal agenda' The secret of giving good directions: Scientists find order of words is critical - and say you should always start with a landmark and end with the destination Real-life 'Nightcrawler' filmed grisly car crash instead of helping teen who was dying inside the wreck and then tried to SELL the footage Why do so many women feel sad after sex? These women claim making love causes them to become emotional and even cry Dear America, I'm a Brit and, trust me, Donald Trump is right about one thing at least - you don't want to end up ... (more)

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  9. Severe smog hovers over Beijing on Day two of red alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Star

    AP Photo/Ng Han Guan A man wears a mask to protect against the pollution as he walks past a sculpture in Beijing, China, on Wednesday. Unhealthy smog hovered over downtown Beijing as limits on cars, factories and construction sites kept pollution from spiking even higher Wednesday, on the second of three days of restrictions triggered by the city's first red alert for smog.

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  10. Severe smog hovers over Beijing on Day 2 of red alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | KRON 4

    Beijing residents stayed indoors, schools were closed and limits on cars, factories and construction sites kept pollution from spiking even higher Wednesday, the second of three days of restrictions triggered by the city's first red alert for smog. Cars with even-numbered license plates were kept off roads, and schools and constructions sites remained shuttered.

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  11. China's Aluminum Smelters Said to Meet to Discuss CutbacksRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Aluminum smelters in China, which contributes about 40 percent of global output, plan to gather on Thursday to discuss their response to a slump in prices to six- year lows, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The 14 smelters, including China's biggest, China Hongqiao Group Co.

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  12. Unhealthy smog hovers over Beijing on Day 2 of smog alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Schools closed and rush-hour roads were much quieter than normal as Beijing's firs... . A woman uses a scarf to cover her face from pollutants as they walk along a street on a polluted day in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015.

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  13. Menghuan Grand Golden Pagoda shrouded by fogRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Menghuan Grand Golden Pagoda is shrouded by fog at Leiyarang Mountain in Mangshi, capital of Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Yunnan Province, Dec. 9, 2015. Menghuan Pagoda, the seven-floor Buddhist pagoda with a height of 73 meters, is a landmark of Mangshi and Dehong prefecture.

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  14. Huge suspension bridge nears completion in GuizhouRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A huge bridge will open to traffic by the end of this month in southwest China's Guizhou Province, authorities said on Wednesday. The Qingshuihe suspension bridge, built in rocky karst terrain, will greatly improve transportation links between the provincial capital of Guiyang and neighboring cities and counties, said Gao Heng, director of construction.

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  15. Pollution capital: Beijing residents flee to other citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Standard

    A grey soupy haze subsumed Beijing's unique landmarks, convenience stores sold air-filtering masks at brisk rates and health-food stores promoted pear juice as a traditional Chinese tonic for the lungs. "And air purifiers at home are a must,'' Beijing resident Sun Yuanyuan said at a downtown Beijing juice shop.

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  16. Pollution capital: a air purifiers at home are a mustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Standard

    A grey soupy haze subsumed Beijing's unique landmarks, convenience stores sold air-filtering masks at brisk rates and health-food stores promoted pear juice as a traditional Chinese tonic for the lungs. "And air purifiers at home are a must,'' Beijing resident Sun Yuanyuan said at a downtown Beijing juice shop.

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  17. 30 sentenced for running casinos in south ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Thirty people were given prison terms on Tuesday of up to 6 years for running casinos in south China's Yunnan Province. Wang Lijuan, a founder and shareholder of Kunming Tangcheng Entertainment Company, was sentenced to 6 years in jail for running casinos, according to the Qilin District People's Court in Qujing City.

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  18. 'ISIS is really, a huge concern for China' -Andrew SmallRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Hard News

    A specialist on Chinese policy, his research looks at US-China relations, Europe-China relations, Chinese policy in South Asia, and broader developments in China's foreign and economic policy. Small was recently in Delhi for the launch of his book published with Hurst / Oxford University Press in 2015.

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  19. RealD and China's Kunming Dadou Motain Wanguo Cinema Sign Deal...Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Benzinga

    ... We are glad to be the first to offer this exceptional premium quality viewing experience for audiences in Yunnan, China, and RealD will endeavor to bring more premium theaters to audiences throughout China." The LUXE auditorium in Kunming Dadou ...

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  20. Some in Beijing take - smog holiday' amid overwhelming pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Boston.com

    Some residents took a smog holiday away from Beijing on Tuesday as the Chinese capital launched restrictions under its first red alert for pollution, closing schools, suspending factories and keeping half the vehicles off the streets. Although Beijing has in recent years seen smog at much worse levels than Tuesday's, the latest bout of pollution was the first to trigger a red alert under a 2-year-old system that requires a forecast at the outset of at least 72 hours of consecutive high pollution.

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