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  1. Separatism trial of Chinese Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | ABC News

    China's trial of a Uighur scholar on separatism charges has concluded two days of evidence, and his lawyer says a verdict in the case, that has drawn international criticism, might come next week. Prosecutors in China's western Xinjiang region said economics Professor Ilham Tohti, an advocate for the rights of the Muslim Uighur ethnic group, had promoted independence for the region on a website he managed called Uighurbiz.net.

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  2. Prominent Uyghur scholar goes on trial in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | CNN

    Police seal off the road leading to the Urumqi Intermediate People's court as the trial of Ilham Tohti begins on Sept. 17. Beijing -- Nine months after his detention by Chinese authorities, a prominent Uyghur scholar charged with "separatism" went on trial Wednesday amid tight security, his lawyer said.

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  3. New book 'Winter in China' depicts trials faced by American educator living in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | PRWeb

    "Winter in China: An American Life", offers the American reader opportunity to travel through sixty years of twentieth century Chinese history , as Robert Winter did in his life there from 1923 to 1987, the year of his death. This is the fascinating story of Winter's journey through China 's thick and thins, and also of the remarkable circumstances that allowed this story to be told by a biographer who met Winter when the expatriate was already ninety-seven.

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  4. China's Social Media UndergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    The date was June 4, 2014. In Hong Kong, tens of thousands of residents would soon be converging to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the crackdown on anti-government protests in Beijing's Tiananmen Square that may have killed hundreds of student protestors.

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  5. China's rail diplomacy has huge potential for the nation and alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Railways may be the oldest form of mass land transport, but they will be on the mind when President Xi Jinping begins a visit to India today. More than a century after Chinese labourers built the railways that opened up North America, China has reached the top of the value chain with a vision of opening up, and ultimately joining up, continents with its high-speed-train technology.

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  6. India should rejoin Silk Route & leverage its potentialRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    The look east policy was a good starting point to steer our attention and focus. It is time, however, to connect.

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  7. China's Refining Sector Gets a Reality CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I am a UK-based financial writer and oil & gas sector analyst with over 15 years of experience in the financial and trade press. I have worked on all major media platforms - print, newswire, web and broadcast.

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  8. China President wants to revive ancient route as BCIM trade corridor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Indian Express

    At the edge of China's long border with Myanmar, this town could one day become the heart of the ancient Southern Silk Road that President Xi Jinping wants to rebuild with India. It is not clear if Xi can persuade Prime Minister Narendra Modi to join in China's vigorous effort to connect the two nations through Myanmar and Bangladesh. 1 comment

  9. China Muslims Work to Change Perceptions After Knife AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Voice of America

    Policemen patrol as a woman walks past in front of a court, where a trial of suspects of the Kunming railway station attack is taking place, in Kunming, Yunnan province September 12, 2014. Four people accused of participating in an attack at a trai China says it has sentenced three men to death and one woman to life in prison over a deadly knife attack in March that left more than 30 dead and 140 injured.

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  10. Xi Jinping arrives tomorrow, wants Modi on board for Southern Silk RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Express India

    At the edge of China's long border with Myanmar, this town could one day become the heart of the ancient Southern Silk Road that President Xi Jinping wants to rebuild with India. It is not clear if Xi can persuade Prime Minister Narendra Modi to join in China's vigorous effort to connect the two nations through Myanmar and Bangladesh.

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  11. Building together the corridor of certaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Telegraph

    The proposed BCIM economic corridor is likely to feature prominently during the Chinese president's visit to India, writes Subir Bhaumik Xi Jinping has agreed to start his India tour from Gujarat. Much is being written about the important issues that will figure in his talks with the Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi.

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  12. The End of The 'Chinese Rice For Train Plan' In Thailand, Right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I am an independent news correspondent in China. Based in Beijing since 1987, I created in 1996 China Trade Winds, a weekly online newsletter, focused on the needs of the expat francophone professional community.

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  13. Super P. E. teacher with dexterous handsRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    Bowling balls, dumbbells, super slingshots, and other 8,000 plus teaching aids of 106 different categories are the treasures of the students in Baihanchang Central Primary School in Kunming, Yunnan. The aids were made by Bi Shoujin, who is regarded as the super P.E. teacher by his students.

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  14. Top 5 Coolest Landforms You Won't Believe Are Man-MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | TechEBlog

    The Honghe Hani Rice Terraces looks like a painting, but it's just a man-made landform. It's located in the Honghe Prefecture, Yuanyang County, Yunnan, China.

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  15. Three Kunming attackers sentenced to death in China, one to life: CCTVRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Standard

    Three people were condemned to death Friday and one given life in prison for a mass stabbing that killed 31 people in China, state media said, in an attack authorities blamed on separatists from largely Muslim Xinjiang. The convictions and sentences were handed down Friday by the Intermediate People's Court in Kunming, in the southwestern province of Yunnan, state broadcaster China Central Television reported.

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  16. What's NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Secretary of State Kerry said leading Arab states have pledged to support U.S. military operations against the Islamic State, including potentially launching joint airstrikes in Iraq and Syria. At least three people died in the central Philippines when a ferry sank Saturday after encountering steering problems.

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  17. Leader of trade council focusing on minorities favours common-sense approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    Lan Jun was a civil servant and businessman before he joined the China Council for the Promotion of Nationalities Trade in 2006, a social institution that supports investment and better business opportunities in the mainland's minority regions. Rising ethnic tensions between minorities and increasing numbers of Han Chinese, notably in Xinjiang and Tibet, have not deterred more than 4,000 companies and individual businesspeople across the country from paying up to 500,000 yuan a year for membership in the council.

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  18. Boeing succeeds in early wooing of China airline startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Seattle Times

    A Chinese dragon greets a 737 for longtime customer China Southern Airlines. Boeing and Airbus are competing for China's newer airlines.

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  19. 3 sentenced to death in China for train station attack that killed 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | CBC News

    A man walks by a pool of blood in Kunming railway station, Yunnan province, following the deadly knife and sword attack that left 31 people dead. A Chinese court sentenced three men to death and a woman to life imprisonment after convicting them of terrorism and murder for killing 31 people in a knife attack outside a railway station in the southern city of Kunming earlier this year.

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  20. Chinese court sentences three to death, one to life in jail for Kunming terrorist attackRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A court in China has handed out death sentences to three and life-term to one woman, for their role in the gruesome terrorist attack at a railway station in Kunming, that left 31 people dead earlier this year. The Kunming Municipal Intermediate People's Court charged all four suspects with intentional homicide.

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