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  1. China needs more teachers -- but they have to be menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Fox News

    Amid fears that a shortage of male teachers has produced a generation of timid and effeminate boys, Chinese educators are trying to reinforce gender roles in the classroom, The New York Times reports. Among China's 15 million teachers - who instruct 270 million students in kindergarten through 12th grade - women occupy four out of every five positions in urban areas, according to a 2012 study by Beijing Normal University, and officials want to even up the ratio.

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  2. (Taiwan quake) Fujian rail line rattledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Standard

    Tremors were felt along a line connecting the cities of Xiamen and Fuzhou in Fujian Province on the mainland, China's rail network operator said. The line forms part of the Hangzhou-Shenzhen railway.

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  3. Taiwan quake delays trains in SE ChinaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Xinhuanet

    A 6.7-magnitude earthquake that jolted Taiwan early on Saturday morning will delay some trains in southeast China as workers check for damage to a local railway. Tremors were felt along a line connecting the cities of Xiamen and Fuzhou in Fujian Province on the mainland, China's rail network operator said.

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  4. Leaders of military's Eastern command gather in Gutian town in show of loyalty to Communist PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | South China Morning Post

    The leadership of the newly established Eastern Theatre Command's land force gathered in the historically significant town of Gutian in Fujian province on Wednesday, one day just after President Xi Jinping visited the cradle of the Communist Party revolution in the remote mountains of Jiangxi on Tuesday. Military experts said the meeting in Gutian was aimed at showing the PLA's loyalty to Xi, the chairman of the powerful Central Military Commission, who spent 17 years in the eastern province.

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  5. What - China's coolest grandpa' thinks about his fashion icon status for photoshoot in suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | South China Morning Post

    Ding Bingcai, who survived civil war, revolution and famine, has become the darling of Chinese media and internet users after he wore suits for the first time for a photoshoot by his grandson An elderly Chinese farmer who has lived through civil war, revolution and famine, and one of the greatest economic booms in history, has spoken of his delight at becoming an unlikely international fashion icon in his twilight years. Ding Bingcai, 85, was catapulted into the headlines last month after his photographer grandson, Ding Guoliang, made him the star of a fashion shoot for which he donned green, blue and mulberry suits, tartan bow ties, designer glasses and fedoras.

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  6. Across China: Monkey King worshipers mark the year of their godRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Xinhuanet

    Festive parades, fruit-laden tables and fancy new temples are what Chinese worshipers of the Monkey King are preparing for the upcoming Year of the Monkey. Followers of Qi Tian Da Sheng, or Monkey King, hope the Lunar New Year, which starts on Feb. 8, will increase temple attendance and expand the influence of this unique culture in and out of southeast China's Fujian Province.

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  7. 2/2/16 OT - Uninspired OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Lone Star Ball

    Typically, jasmine tea has green tea as the tea base; however, white tea and black tea are also used. The resulting flavour of jasmine tea is subtly sweet and highly fragrant.

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  8. Starship Enterprise will be restored to its 1967 glory: Smithsonian ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    Starship Enterprise will be restored to its 1967 glory: Smithsonian to rebuild 11ft model used in original Star Trek TV show Today, the 11ft-long model lies in pieces at the Smithsonian Museum in Virginia with a damaged secondary hull and nacelles. Now the Smithsonian says it will attempt to do just that, but restoring it to its appearance in 1967, during the filming of the episode 'The Trouble with Tribbles'.

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  9. (Homeward bound) Fuzhou train rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Standard

    A railway aide guides passengers the trains at Fuzhou Railway Station in southeastern Fujian Province. Authorities estimate 2.9 billion trips during the Spring Festival travel rush, which began in earnest on Sunday.

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  10. Little Fuzhou or Fuzhou TownRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  11. Macaque continues to hug, groom and breastfeed its dead babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    Indie music publicist is forced to resign after female singer launches extraordinary Twitter tirade accusing him of sexual harassment, prompting more women to come forward 'I give you one star as you are terrible at finding bars that suit your tastes': Furious owner of New York dive bar that sells $2 beer hits back after bad Yelp review NONE of the seven Iranians freed in the prisoner swap have gone back to Iran: At least three decide to stay in the US, while the other four didn't even bother to show up for flight home Married father-of-two Law & Order director pleads guilty to child pornography charges after sharing lewd video online of girls as young as six Cincinnati Reds to retire disgraced Pete Rose's No.

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  12. Confinement center provides high-end service to new momsRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2016 | China Daily

    A nurse checks the health of a newborn at a confinement center in Fuzhou, Fujian province. The business to help new mothers take care of themselves and their newborn babies at confinement centers is set to boom as the new childbearing policies take effect to allow couples to have two children in China, industry insiders said.

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  13. Xinhua sports photos of the yearRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Zhang Nan (L) of China returns the shuttle with his partner Zhao Yunlei during Mixed doubles quarterfinal of 2015 Badminton China Open against Praveen Jordan and Debby Susanto of Indonesia in Fuzhou, east China's Fujian province on Nov. 13, 2015. Zhang and Zhao won 2-1. (Xinhua/Wei Peiquan)

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  14. New regulatory measures on work to take effect from Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | The China Post

    Taiwan will implement a slew of new measures starting Jan. 1, including cutting the maximum work hours from the current 84 every two weeks to 40 hours per week and no more than eight hours each day, and cutting the number of national holidays from 19 to 12 days, to make the total number of days off for workers in a year 116 days. An amendment to the law governing passport issuance will also take effect that day to give the authorities the right to revoke citizens' passports if they deface or alter them, including putting stickers on a Republic of China passport, and keeping them waiting two to six months before they can reapply.

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  15. Wang refutes Tsai's 'Little Three Links' claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | The China Post

    Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng's took to his Facebook page to refute claims made by Democratic Progressive Party presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen during Sunday's presidential debate that she was instrumental in setting up the "Little Three Links" - a term which refers to transport, mail and commerce links between Taiwan and mainland China - stating it was instead the work of the Goddess Mazu, local media reported on Monday. During the discussion stages concerning the Little Three Links in 2000, Tsai, then-chairwoman of the Mainland Affairs Council , suggested delaying the implementation.

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  16. Matsu-Fuzhou ferry route to open on December 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | The China Post

    A new direct ferry service between Taiwan's outlying island of Matsu and Fuzhou in China's Fujian Province is set to open Dec. 23, with a one-way journey taking only a little more than 20 minutes. The price of one-way ferry tickets is temporarily set at NT$675 , the Lienchiang County government said Sunday.

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  17. Donor heart beats 7 hours after removal in E ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A heart transplant in east China was successful even though the donor organ had stopped beating for seven hours after being removed from the donor. A 24-year-old patient surnamed Guan in Fuzhou, capital of eastern China's Fujian Province, needed a heart transplant due to a worsening blood clot around his heart.

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  18. Direct ferry service to open between Matsu and mainland's Fujian provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The China Post

    A new "mini link" route between the outlying island of Matsu and Fuzhou in mainland China's Fujian Province could be inaugurated by the end of the year, Lienchiang Magistrate Liu Tseng-ying said. His remarks came in the wake of confirmation of the new service by Ma Xiaoguang, spokesman of the mainland's Taiwan Affairs Office, earlier that day.

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  19. Bungling firefighters respond to airport emergency by spraying foam on WRONG planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    A plane which was just about to take off was grounded and evacuated when firefighters who thought it was on fire accidentally sprayed it with foam. Realising their mistake, the team redirected their efforts to the plane that was on fire , but the blunder caused hapless passengers a nine-hour delay.

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  20. De novo transcriptome sequence and identification of major...Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | BioMed Central

    De novo transcriptome sequence and identification of major bast-related genes involved in cellulose biosynthesis in jute Key Laboratory for Genetics, Breeding and Multiple Utilization of Crops, Ministry of Education / College of Crop Science, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou 350002, China The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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