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Tuesday | Philly.com

Orchestra set for another swing through China

In the third year of its five-year agreement with the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, the orchestra opens its 21/2-week tour there on May 21, travels on to Shanghai, then plunges into less-well-charted cities - and formats - before ending with traditional concerts in Tokyo and Taipei, Taiwan, concluding June 5. The provincial ... (more)

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Japan Times

Chinese police begin carrying guns on patrols

A SWAT team member checks a gun confiscated by Chinese police in Guiyang, Guizhou province, on March 6. Police in China have seized a huge cache of weapons including 15,000 guns and 120,000 knives from an illegal arms ring and detained 15 suspects, state media reported on April 14. A quarter of the police in Shanghai began carrying guns during ... (more)

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Xinhuanet

Shanghai relaxes controls on armed patrols

More than 1,000 policemen in Shanghai began carrying revolvers while on patrol Sunday as China tightens public security to deal with serious violent crimes.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

INAUTONEWS

Jeep to have China deal before the month ends

As it strives to become a true global player, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Jeep brand hit a bump in a deal to locally produce cars in China, but now an executive is confident the automaker will have an agreement before April ends.

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People's Daily Online

Zhuhai ranks first among top ten sustainable Chinese cities

Zhuhai, located at the southern tip of the Pearl River Delta of south China's Guangdong Province, tops the list of China's most sustainable cities.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

World Health Organization

Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus - update

On 15 April 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of an additional laboratory-confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A virus.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Xinhuanet

Self-service photo studios popularized in China

Zeng Jun offers posture guidance to two customers at his photo studio Takaphotoo in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, April 15, 2014.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

KDWN

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city's choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

People

Jar of Fresh Air from France Sold for $860 at Chinese Auction

Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city's choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air.

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The Baltimore Sun

China seizes more than 10,000 illegal guns in crackdown

China has seized more than 10,000 illegal guns in the southwestern province of Guizhou, state television reported on Sunday, marking its largest haul of illegal firearms as it steps up efforts to crack down on violent crime.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

CNN

'Life Black Box' website lets Chinese users send data after death

In China, where superstitions surrounding death are rife, new websites let Internet users leave digital imprints even after they pass away.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

He put it up for auction before a group of about 100 Chinese artists and collectors late last month, and it fetched 5,250 yuan .

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ABC News

In China, Jar of French Mountain Air Fetches $860

Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city's choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air.

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China Digital Times

Labor Organization in China: Risky Business

In 2009, university-educated Huang Xingguo took a cashier job at a newly opened Walmart store in Changde, Hunan Province, where he quickly rose to management and was then elected to lead the store's union branch , an arm of the All-China Federation of Trade Unions .

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Infection Control Today

Five Cases of Human Infection with H7N9 Virus are Reported to WHO

On March 31, 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified the World Health Organization of three additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A virus.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Bloomberg

Train as Long as Eight Eiffel Towers Lifts South African Coal in $18 Billion Rail Plan

An employee walks past coal stockpiled for shipping at the Richard's Bay coal terminal, in Richard's Bay.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Daily Mail

Take a walk on the gnarled side: Unique knot-shaped pedestrian bridge ...

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

World Health Organization

Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus - update

On 31 March 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of three additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A virus.

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Iol.co.za

SA's train plan lifts coal exports

The train, whose name means millipede in Zulu, carries 200 coal wagons, is as long as eight Eiffel Towers laid end-to-end and can haul 16,800 metric tons of coal at 80 kilometres an hour non-stop to the country's main export port.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Xinhuanet

Court upholds patient's death sentence for killing doctor

A court has upheld the death sentence of a man who stabbed his doctor to death at a hospital in central China's Hunan Province, the local court said Wednesday.

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