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SW China landslide death toll climbs to 22

Rescuers combing the rubble at a landslide site in southwest China retrieved two more bodies Sunday morning, bringing the total death toll in the disaster to 22, rescue authorities said.


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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Police killed Knife-wielding man in China

Police shot dead a knife-wielding man during a routine anti-drug road check in southwest China's Yunnan province Friday, police said Saturday.


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Holiday in the panda capital and to the heart of China's Sichuan province

Marjorie Yue had flown on one of the first direct British Airways flights to this capital of China's Sichuan province in the south-west of the country It was undoubtedly the highlight of an amazing day - sitting next to a baby giant panda as he munched contentedly on a bamboo shoot drizzled with honey.


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The Star Online

Ceiling' of China: The gorgeous Xiling Snow Mountain

Images of snow-capped mountains do not immediately come to mind at the mention of China.


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Bus crash triggered cascading emergency response

Chinese Consulate in Vancouver confirms that many injured on the bus crash on Thursday Aug. 28th 2014 are from China.


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China Daily

Moody's: China's property price growth to slow

China's property price growth will slow further, despite an expected improvement in property sales in the rest of 2014, a Moody's report said.


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China warns foreign powers not to use Hong Kong as a 'bridgehead'

China has warned against any foreign interference ahead of a crucial ruling on the city's political future on Sunday, saying Beijing will not tolerate the use of Hong Kong "as a bridgehead to subvert and infiltrate the mainland".


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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Xi Jinping: Following Deng Xiaoping

China's newly-elected President Xi Jinping delivers a speech during the closing session of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing March 17, 2013.


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The Baltimore Sun

Three admit to murder of prominent Tibetan religious leader in China: lawyer

Three Tibetans in China have pleaded guilty to involvement in the death of a prominent religious leader and two other people, a lawyer representing the victims' families said on Friday, in Tibet's most closely watched murder case in decades.


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China, Russia and Central Asian countries conduct live drills

Members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization , which includes China, Russia and Central Asia states conduct live drills in northern China, state media reports.


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The Age

The 'facekini': From the beaches of China to pages of a fashion magazine

In this composite image Chinese women pose in facekinis in the Yellow Sea on in Qingdao, China.


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China in 'biggest' recent cocaine bust amid drugs war

Chinese police have with US help seized 70 kilograms of cocaine in the country's biggest single haul in recent years, state media said, as Beijing cracks down on drugs in a wider war on excess.


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Brandon Sun

Taiwan actor Kai Ko, arrested with Jackie Chan's son on drug charges, released from detention

A Taiwanese actor arrested on drug charges along with the son of Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan was released Friday after two weeks in detention, amid a broad anti-drug crackdown in China's capital that has ensnared several celebrities.


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Thu Aug 28, 2014


Samsung clashes with labor group over allegations of Chinese underage workers

China Labor Watch claims to have found 'child workers' at a Samsung supplier, but the Korean company has denied the allegations A labor protection group is accusing one of Samsung's suppliers in China of hiring over 10 underage workers to build company components.


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Synlait Milk plant approved, waiting on China

Canterbury dairy manufacturer Synlait Milk has had its new $28.5 million canning plant given the tick by the Ministry for Primary Industries.


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The Bennington Banner

6 dead, 21 missing in landslide in southwest China

Six people died and 21 remained missing Thursday after a landslide hit a village in southwestern China, according to Chinese state media.


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Double trouble for China's property market

Property launches in China are set to surge in the latter half of the year with developers sticking to their schedules despite mounting inventories, spelling double trouble for a market hammered by months of falling prices.


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Cybercast News Service

Image of Asia: A healthy trio of panda cubs

In this photo by Kin Cheung, panda triplets are examined at their 1-month medical checkup at the Chimelong Safari Park in Guangzhou, China.


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South China Morning Post

Stopping China's false convictions big challenge for legal supervisory body, says top prosecutor

Comments of Cao Jianming, Procurator-General of the Supreme People's Procuratorate, come as recent high-profile cases show a judicial system riddled with false charges.


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Wed Aug 27, 2014


Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we areNavy...

Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we are Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we are Check out this story on Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy ... (more)


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