Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Typhoon Rammasun made final landfall near China and Vietnam borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... of those areas were along the Vietnam/China border and the other was over southwestern China, over Yun County, Yunnan, China, just north of the Laos border. VIIRS collects visible and infrared imagery and global observations of land, atmosphere, ...

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  2. Chinese railway in Myanmar scrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Bangkok Post

    A planned rail project to give China access to the Indian Ocean through Myanmar has been cancelled due to strong public objections and delays, a senior official said on Tuesday.

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  3. Chinese railway project in Myanmar cancelled, official saysRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Nation

    A planned rail project to give China access to the Indian Ocean through Myanmar has been cancelled due to strong public objections and delays, a senior official said Tuesday.

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  4. China - will not fill US void' in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Peninsula

    BEIJING: China does not seek to fill a void left in Afghanistan by the withdrawal of US troops but will play a "huge" commercial role in helping rebuild the country, a newly appointed Chinese special envoy said yesterday.

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  5. Social media kick off new football era [China Daily: Africa Weekly]Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Since the World Cup was televised live for the first time in 1958, television has been the main means for soccer fans worldwide to watch matches.

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  6. Lobster vs cat: catch me if you canRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | People's Daily Online

    A fight between a lobster and three cats recently took place on the bank of Daguan River in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan province.

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  7. Claws!: A strange, new fossil arthropodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Economist

    This fearsomely armed critter, called Lyrarapax unguispinus, terrorised the seabed in what is now south-west China some 515m years ago, during the Cambrian period.

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  8. Five Species That Are Quietly Dying Off While Nobody Pays AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Time

    ... fishing for 10 years." Sun bears are traditionally found in much of Southeast Asia - from Bangladesh across to Yunnan, China and down to Borneo, Malaysia - but have become regionally extinct in much of the region, including Singapore and parts of ...

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  9. Senior officials demoted for corruptionRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | China Daily

    A vice-minister-level official in Jiangxi province was demoted seven levels in the hierarchy of Chinese officials, a rare punishment of a Party official for corruption that prompted discussions on the Internet.

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  10. 14 alive, 1 out of contact following tunnel collapseRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    KUNMING, July 16 -- Fourteen workers are confirmed to be alive but another one remains out of contact in southwest China's Yunnan Province after part of a railway tunnel collapsed on Monday afternoon, local authorities said on Wednesday.

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  11. Patent Issued for Driving Circuit of Light Emitting Diode and Ghost Phenomenon Elimination CircuitRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    News editors obtained the following quote from the background information supplied by the inventors: "The present invention relates to a driving circuit of a light emitting diode; in particular, to a driving circuit having the function of eliminating ghost phenomenon.

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  12. Tongues tied around tatu-bolaRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | China Daily

    SIMILAR BUT NOT THE SAME: Although they look alike, the pangolin is of the order pholidota, while the armadillo is classified as part of the order cingulat.

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  13. Ten provinces among targets of latest anti-graft inspectionsRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    Wang Qishan, secretary of the CCDI, said inspectors could investigate any place, department, enterprise or sector where they suspected severe graft. 1 comment

  14. Flight of no returnRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Sixty years ago, in an audacious plot involving guns, robbery and ransom, a Cathay Pacific plane became the first commercial airliner to be hijacked.

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  15. UPDATE 1-China to tighten up on official vehicles in anti-graft driveRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Reuters

    China will phase out the use of official vehicles for uses other than for emergencies or law enforcement by the end of next year, state media said on Wednesday, as Beijing presses on with a high-profile campaign against graft.

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  16. 'Graft-ridden' ex-party bosses of Xining and Kunming ejected from Communist PartyRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    China's ruling Communist Party said today it had expelled two more former senior officials for corruption, laying the way for their prosecution, as the government continues a high-profile campaign against deep-rooted graft.

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  17. The knife attack that changed KunmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Newsday

    China is in the midst of a massive security crackdown after a series of terror attacks it blames on Muslims from the Uighur ethnic minority in north-west Xinjiang province.

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  18. China's Campaign Against Corruption Is Huge. Will It Do Any Good?Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | TIME.com

    President Xi has netted more "tigers," or top-level officials, than his predecessor Hu Jintao did during his entire decade in power Suppose a corruption investigation in the U.S. netted the mayors of Los Angeles, Phoenix, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, half a dozen vice governors or mayors, the nation's deputy top cop, a firebrand TV pundit, state ... (more)

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  19. Bothered by hot flashes? Acupuncture might be the answer, analysis suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Science Daily

    A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials indicates that acupuncture can affect the severity and frequency of hot flashes for women in natural menopause.

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  20. DVD reviews: Water, water everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and streams. The filmmakers also travel to areas so picturesque they look surreal, such as the rice paddies in Yunnan, China, the geothermal springs in Iceland, the Bellagio fountains in Las Vegas, along with many dams and riverways, including one ...

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