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  1. House of Fraser opening stores in China as chain reports bumper annual profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Department store chain House of Fraser plans to open three stores in China after reporting record annual profits and sales today. Driven by an 'exceptionally strong' online presence, like-for like sales increased by 5.8 per cent last year, bringing the total sales value for the year to A 1.3billion.

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  2. House of Fraser plans China storesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Department store House of Fraser has announced plans to open three stores in China as it reported record sales and profits in its first set of annual results since being taken over by a Nanjing-based conglomerate.

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  3. Frost may throw young - uns into the - deep end'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... for 18-year-old June Wei, he won the mixed doubles gold with Hong Kong's Ng Tsz Yau at the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China. Satheishtharan, also 18, came into the limelight after he defeated senior Tan Kian Meng to reach the singles quarter-finals ...

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  4. Incredible images of China's remarkable 'nail houses', left...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Terrifying moment Pittsburgh Pirates fan is knocked unconscious by a foul ball: Game stopped as woman is rushed to hospital on a stretcher after being hit as she walked behind the home plate Revealed: The Alabama student who tricked her parents and fled to Syria to become an ISIS bride.

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  5. Chinese art troupe stages memorable performance in ZambiaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    An art troupe from Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, on Monday put up a memorable performance that left the Zambian audience gasping for more. The Nanjing Little Red Flower Art Troupe conducted a two-hour performance at the Lusaka International Community School in the Zambia capital organized by China's Ministry of Culture, the Chinese Embassy in Zambia and Zambia's Ministry of Arts and Tourism.

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  6. China Has Even More Megacities Than You ThoughtRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    China is urbanizing at a staggering rate-in 35 years, it has added more than 500 million people to its cities. As a result, it looks like the world has vastly underestimated the size and scope of growth in China's megacities, defined as those with more than 10 million people, according to a new report by the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation & Development.

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  7. Solar plane aims for Chinese coastRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BBC News

    The fuel-free aeroplane, Solar Impulse, has taken off from Chongqing in western-central China, and is heading for Nanjing in the east. It is the sixth stint in a bid to fly around the world that began in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 9 March.

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  8. Criticism as Chinese prosecutors bail lawyer's wife who - whipped stepson'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Case has gained huge nationwide interest after photographs allegedly showing huge scars on the child's body, legs and feet went viral after being published online A photograph showing injuries on the back of Chinese boy, aged 9, allegedly caused when his step mother whipped him. Photo: Cnhuafong.net A Chinese government official has criticised prosecutors for ignoring judicial guidelines after they rejected a police request to arrest the wife of a prominent lawyer who allegedly whipped her nine-year-old stepson for failing to finish his homework.

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  9. Planning support in estimating green housing opportunities for...Read the original story

    Sunday | CiteULike

    ... planners with a methodology for estimating green housing potential for various socioeconomic groups in Nanjing, China, with reference to their green housing preferences and budgets. Results indicate that under the current situation the lower-middle ...

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  10. A chain eatery opensRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | China Daily

    Located in Beijing's embassy area near Liangmaqiao, a newly opened restaurant may not catch our eye but for a friend's recommendation. Its name, Blue Marlin, is fresh on Beijing's dinning map; yet, the restaurant chain has already gained ground in a host of China's smaller cities.

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  11. Tuniu Corporation Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-FRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | GlobeNewswire

    Tuniu Corporation , a leading online leisure travel company in China, today announced that it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The annual report can be accessed on the Company's investor relations website at http://ir.tuniu.com or the SEC's website at www.sec.gov .

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  12. MeCP2 plays an analgesic role in pain transmission through regulating CREB / miR-132 pathwayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Molecular Pain

    The Key Laboratory of Developmental Genes and Human Disease, Ministry of Education, Institute of Life Sciences, Southeast University, Nanjing, China Background The Methyl CpG binding protein 2 gene encodes a critical transcriptional repressor and is widely expressed in mammalian neurons. MeCP2 plays a critical role in neuronal differentiation, neural development, and synaptic plasticity.

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  13. Pieces of pilot's life came together for pioneering projectRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | China Daily

    Every part of Andre Borschberg's life is like a piece of a puzzle that fits together to form the larger picture of Solar Impulse 2, the solar-powered aircraft that promotes sustainable development. The 62-year-old former Swiss fighter pilot, engineer and entrepreneur, dressed in a black T-shirt, looked fit and confident before his flight from Chongqing to Nanjing.

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  14. Taoism helped Solar Impulse 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | China Daily

    Pilots of the Solar Impulse 2 Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg make a speech in Bashu Middle School, March 31. [Photo/Xinhua] As a young psychiatrist, Bertrand Piccard traveled around China for three weeks in 1992, learning about qigong, a traditional Chinese health and exercise system, and the Chinese philosophy of Taoism. He learned from Taoism that one can find unity in opposites.

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  15. Passenger injured at Chinese airport after toilet he was squatting on collapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | South China Morning Post

    A passenger was injured at an airport in China after the toilet he was squatting on, with his feet on the bowl, collapsed underneath him and its water cistern crashed to the floor, according to a newspaper report. The man was badly cut on the buttocks and had to call his travelling companions on his mobile phone to summon help, the He was waiting to board a plane at Hefei airport in eastern China to fly to Kunming on Thursday, according to the report.

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  16. First shipment of Australian SADA Fresh milk arrives in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Dairy Reporter

    SADA Fresh, the milk brand created by the South Australian Dairy Farmers Association , is set to debut in China. A shipment of 1,872 one-litre bottles of SADA Fresh milk - processed and packaged under license by Parmalat - was loaded onto a plane in Adelaide yesterday and arrived in Nanjing via Hong Kong today.

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  17. Winds delay Solar Impulse 2 round-the-world mission in western ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NEWS.com.au

    Ground crew members gather to push the Solar Impulse 2, the world's biggest solar-powered plane, towards a hangar after it landed at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport in Chongqing. Photo: Xinhua Strong winds across much of China have resulted in Solar Impulse 2, the Swiss solar-powered plane on an around-the-world trip, being grounded in Chongqing for at least three weeks.

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  18. Wind Bursts Strongly Affect El Nino Severity, Says UMD StudyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | PRWeb

    ... included researchers from the Second Institute of Oceanography in Hangzhou, China; Nanjing University in Nanjing, China; and Columbia University in New York. This research was supported by the National Basic Research Program (2013CB430302), National ...

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  19. The KMT needs to embark on more journeys of peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The China Post

    Ten years ago this month, Lien Chan, chairman of the Kuomintang , who was defeated in the presidential election the year before, made a journey of peace to China to ease the tensions across the Taiwan Strait and pave the way for an eventual rapprochement between Taipei and Beijing. Lien arrived in Beijing on April 26, one and a half months after China had adopted the Anti-Secession Law against independence for Taiwan.

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  20. Wind bursts strongly affect El Ni o severityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | EurekAlert!

    ... included researchers from the Second Institute of Oceanography in Hangzhou, China; Nanjing University in Nanjing, China; and Columbia University in New York. This research was supported by the National Basic Research Program (2013CB430302), National ...

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