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16 min ago | KRON 4

China Begins to Arm Police Force

A quarter of the police in Shanghai began carrying guns during routine patrols for the first time this week as part of a China-wide boost in police firepower following a deadly mass knifing blamed on Xinjiang separatists.

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1 hr ago | Kotaku

Chinese Porn Identification Officer is Sickened By Porn

Somewhere in the world, some guy might think being a porn censor is the best job in the world.

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5 hrs ago | West Australian

China steps up purge of online porn amid wider censorship push

China has shut down more than 100 websites carrying pornography and closed thousands of accounts on social media sites in an re-newed effort to clean up the internet, state media reported.

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6 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Troubled history fuel Japan-China tension

Strolling through China's sprawling memorial to a 1937 massacre by Japanese troops, a 64-year-old retired teacher said the incident remains an open wound.

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6 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

Troubled history fuels Japan-China tensionIn this Feb. 11, 2014...

In this Feb. 11, 2014 photo, a visitor stands near sculptures at Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall in Nanjing, in eastern China's Jiangsu province.

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6 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Troubled history fuels Japan-China tension

In this Feb. 11, 2014 photo, a visitor stands near sculptures at Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall in Nanjing, in eastern China's Jiangsu province.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

India Talkies

Two Chinese engineers abducted in Sudan - Indiatalkies.com

Khartoum, April 21: Unidentified men kidnapped two Chinese engineers working at an oil field belonging to Sudanese companies in the country's West Kordofan state Friday, Chinese embassy sources said here Sunday.

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KMIZ

10 things HK does better than anywhere else

Home of Bruce Lee, divine dim sum, lofty buildings, loftier real estate prices and -- in spite of all those buildings -- easy access to incredible stretches of great outdoors.

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Trend

Pakistan, China begin joint exercise

Two-week long Pakistan-China joint military exercise started Sunday near the garrison of Rawalpindi, Pakistan's military said, Xinhua reported.

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West Australian

In the driving seat: China's yuppies are new market force for global automakers

Global automakers are scrambling to meet the demands of China's young urban professionals, who want a car that makes them stand out, yet don't always have the money to splurge on a top-end model.

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Greenwich Citizen

Automakers unveil China-focused models in Beijing

Performers dance near Trax a Chevrolet urban SUV during it's China launch ahead of Auto China 2014 in Beijing, China, Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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Channelnewsasia.com

China auto show to open amid environmental, growth concerns

Leading automakers are gathering in Beijing on Sunday for the kickoff of China's biggest car show, but lackluster growth and environmental restrictions in the world's largest car market have thrown uncertainty into the mix.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Suria

China's shadow to follow Obama around Asia

President Barack Obama will not visit China on his Asia tour next week, but its broadening shadow will be cast everywhere he goes at a time of complex regional disputes and questions about US strategy.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Forest Fire Put Out In Southwest China After Three Days

A forest fire that broke out three days ago was put out by 4,700 firefighters and soldiers on Saturday in southwest Yunnan Province, Xinhua news agency reported local authorities as saying.

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TurkishPress.com

Fiat-Chrysler to produce iconic Jeep in China from 2015

Automaker Fiat-Chrysler said on Saturday that it would begin producing the iconic American brand Jeep in China from 2015 to meet demand in the world's largest car market.

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Reuters

China Resources chairman sacked amid corruption investigation

A Chinese executive under investigation for suspected corruption has been sacked as chairman of powerful state-owned conglomerate China Resources Holdings Co.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Death Toll In East China Factory Blast Rises To Seven

The death toll from a chemical plant explosion in east China's Jiangsu Province has risen to seven.

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Reuters

China releases list of companies planning to list after IPO drought

China's securities regulator on Saturday released draft prospectuses for a small group of companies planning to list, in a move that may soothe investor concerns that the country had put in place a de facto freeze on IPOs.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Telegram

China says 1/5 of its farmland polluted

Faced with growing public anger about a poisonous environment, China's government released a yearslong study that shows nearly one-fifth of the country's farmland is contaminated with toxic metals, a stunning indictment of unfettered industrialization under the Communist Party's authoritarian rule.

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Mashable

Internet Freedom Crackdown: China Jails Blogger, Shuts Down Sites

China is stepping up its long-running crackdown on Internet freedom this week, launching a new campaign to purge the web of porn while jailing a blogger for spreading "rumors" online.

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