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  1. China in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : China in Afghanistan Bringing peace in Afghanistan is a challenge for many countries, especially those bordering Afghanistan. It is only the 76km Wakhan's narrow strip that connects China with Afghanistan.

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  2. 17 officials punished over worker-villager clashRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | China Daily

    One official involved in the worker-villager clash in Kunming city in Southwest China's Yunnan Province has been arrested and another 16 were punished for neglect of duty, local authorities announced on Thursday. A clash between construction workers and villagers of Fuyou village in Jincheng township in Jinning county of the provincial capital Kunming killed six construction workers, two villagers and injured another 18 people on Oct 14. According to investigation conducted by Kunming government, villagers have been engaged in disputes with construction workers over compensation for the land being used in the project.

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  3. The look away from the East policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Telegraph

    The dust is yet to settle on the visit to India by the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, because it has been blown up across the contested, desolate Himalayan border by the armies of the two nations. Few are talking about the gains both sides made during the visit.

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  4. Chini link to a refined romanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta's sugary sweet romance with chini - from spoonfuls in the chai to the syrup for the rosogolla - owes its origin to 'Chini' or China. Indians learnt from Yangzhou city the method of producing refined white sugar granules from brown chunks, said Chinese consul-general Wang Xuefeng last weekend while explaining the etymology of chini to a young audience at the Alipore-based International Management Institute.

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  5. Beijing casts net far and wide in anti-graft pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    The mainland last month turned to support the property sector, ending a tightening campaign after sales and prices dropped. Photo: Reuters The crisis facing Hong Kong-listed Agile Property Holdings after its chairman was put under house arrest has aroused investor concerns about how widespread President Xi Jinping's anti-graft campaign will be in the struggling property industry.

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  6. Party plenum to debate rule of law but don't expect Western-style justiceRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    The grass-roots anger finally erupted into deadly social unrest in Kunming, Yunnan province, on Tuesday. Eight people died in violent clashes between villagers and construction workers who allegedly came to blows over compensation for forced, illegal demolitions.

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  7. Inferring condition-specific miRNA activity from matched miRNA and mRNA expression dataRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Bioinformatics

    It has been found that miRNA regulation is often condition-specific. A number of computational approaches have been developed to identify miRNA activity specific to a condition of interest using gene expression data.

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  8. New rail projects to boost growthRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | China Daily

    China's top economic planner on Thursday announced the approval of three new rail project s as part of the ongoing drive to rejuvenate the economy. The National Development and Reform Commission said it approved two rail projects in Yunnan province.

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  9. Uyghur photographer battles stereotypes with fascinating portraitsRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    Kurbanjan Samat, a 32-year-old Uyghur photographer, wants to dispel the stereotypes he says many Chinese hold about people from his home region -- an ethnically diverse province in China's far west. He traveled to more than 20 cities to interview and photograph more than 500 people as part of a photography project called "I'm from Xinjiang" that aims to bridge the gap between China's Han majority and the predominantly Muslim Uyghurs at a time of heightened tensions between the two groups.

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  10. An avoidable deadly clashRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | China Daily

    We know it. The authorities know it. We know they know it very well. We also know they were seldom innocent third parties in those tragedies.

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  11. Why India is planning a new road near the China borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | BBC News

    India has unveiled plans to build a mountain road along the disputed border with China in the country's remote north-east. The $6.5bn , 1,800km all-weather road will stretch from Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh state to where the borders of India and China meet with Myanmar.

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  12. China villagers burn laborers to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The China Post

    Villagers in a bitter standoff with a property developer in rural southwestern China detained several construction workers and burned four of them to death in a scuffle that left eight people dead, authorities said Thursday. The incident in Yunnan province was one of the most violent land conflicts in recent years to strike the country's vast rural hinterland, casting a spotlight on the plight and anger of rural residents who see their livelihoods threatened when their lands are seized by developers with the backing of local governments keen on economic development.

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  13. Workers burned alive in Chinese village in land disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | New York Post

    A villager carries police shields taken from police injured during the clashes between villagers and construction site workers at Fuyou village in Jinning county October 15th. Chinese villagers kidnapped construction workers, tied them up, doused them in gasoline and set it ablaze when a land dispute turned violent, the government said on Thursday, providing grisly details of the latest bout of rural unrest.

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  14. Workers torched amid land disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Villagers have burned four construction workers to death after a fight broke out during a bitter stand-off with a property developer in rural south-western China. Eight people died in total during the unrest at Fuyou village in Yunnan province as part of one of the most violent land conflicts in recent years to strike the country's vast rural hinterland.

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  15. China Says Some Victims of Yunnan Land Clash Burned AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Chinese villagers kidnapped construction workers, tied them up, doused them in gasoline and set it ablaze when a land dispute turned violent, the government said on Thursday, providing grisly details of the latest bout of rural unrest. Eight people died in Tuesday's unrest when tension over a new trading and logistics center boiled over in Jinning, a suburb of Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province in China's southwest.

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  16. Report: Chinese villagers burned workers to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Denver Post

    Villagers in a bitter standoff with a property developer in rural southwestern China detained several construction workers and burned four of them to death in a scuffle that left eight people dead, authorities said Thursday. The incident in Yunnan province was one of the most violent land conflicts in recent years to strike the country's vast rural hinterland, casting a spotlight on the plight and anger of rural residents who see their livelihoods threatened when their lands are seized by developers with the backing of local governments keen on economic development.

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  17. China Says Villagers Burned Construction Workers to DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Voice of America

    Villagers carry police shields taken from police injured during clashes at Fuyou village in Jinning county, Kunming, Yunnan province, Oct. 15, 2014. Chinese officials provided new details about what they say happened during a clash between villagers and construction workers in the southwestern province of Yunnan.

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  18. CSR, CNR Lead China Railway Stocks Higher After New DealsRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Bloomberg

    High-speed trainmaker CSR Corp. led a rally among China's railway-related stocks after the country's top economic planner announced approvals for new projects totaling 70.1 billion yuan . CSR Corp. , based in Beijing, jumped by the maximum 10 percent in Shanghai as of the midday trading break, while China CNR Corp. climbed 9.9 percent.

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  19. UPDATE 2-China's Agile shrinks rights issue, says director missingRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Reuters

    Struggling Chinese developer Agile Property Holdings Ltd, whose billionaire founder was detained last month, said one of its executives had disappeared as it announced fresh plans for a life-saving capital increase. The company, saddled with debt and slumping margins amid China's economic slowdown, said it now planned a rights issue to raise HK$1.65 billion , much less than the HK$2.79 billion it proposed to raise in September.

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  20. Agile Executive Director Missing as Second Funding AttemptedRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Agile Property Holdings Ltd. , the Chinese developer whose shares plunged after its chairman was placed under house arrest, said it lost contact with a second director and unveiled plans to revive a rights offer. Huang Fengchao, who oversaw Agile's developments in Yunnan province and Hainan province, asked a manager on Oct. 11 to assist with queries from the Communist Party's top anti-corruption agency, the developer said today in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange.

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