Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. China tightens online controls, increasing punishment for circulating rumours, pornRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | 680News

    BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have tightened already rigorous Internet controls by cracking down on online pornography and what state media called "rumourmongers" and "slanderous content."

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  2. China anti-terror advice: "fight back"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Suria

    Chinese citizens confronted by knife-wielding attackers should "quickly run away", authorities have advised in an updated anti-terrorism handbook. 1 comment

  3. Sun Yuxi appointed special envoy to AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    China has appointed a special envoy for Afghan affairs amid rising concerns over security in the war-tone nation following the withdrawal of Western troops.

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  4. Thai investors told of yuan's potential in world tradeRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Nation

    The Bank of Thailand is encouraging Thai investors to gain a greater understanding on the use of Chinese yuan as a means for trade and investment.

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  5. Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. Discusses New Independent Peer-Reviewed Research Papers On MANFRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | BioSpace

    Amarantus Bioscience Holdings, Inc. , a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics related to endoplasmic reticulum stress, cell cycle dysregulation, neurodegeneration and apoptosis, today announced that it has updated its MANF publications list with 8 previously undisclosed independent ... (more)

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  6. Brain of World's First Known Predators DiscoveredRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    An international team of paleontologists has identified the exquisitely preserved brain in the fossil of one of the world's first known predators that lived in the Lower Cambrian, about 520 million years ago.

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  7. China Appoints Special Envoy for AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Voice of America

    Sun Yuxi at the time Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan sits on a bus at Kabul airport, June 10, 2004.

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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

  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. '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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  19. 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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  20. 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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