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  1. China executes three Muslim men convicted in mass stabbing at train stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    China executed three accused separatists on Tuesday for their role in an attack that killed 31 people at a train station in the southwest last year, a court said. The government has said the attack, in the city of Kunming , was carried out by knife-wielding separatists from the far western region of Xinjiang, which is located on the borders of Central Asia .


  2. China executes 3 over Kunming knife attack that killed 31Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    Authorities in southwestern China today executed three men convicted of masterminding a knife attack a year ago that killed 31 people outside a railway station in the city of Kunming.


  3. China Executes 3 for Deadly Kunming Train Station AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | 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. China has executed three men for their alleged role in last year's deadly attack that killed 31 people at a train station in the southwest city of Kunming.


  4. Giorgio Armani, GCI announce fifth successive year of Acqua for Life campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WaterWorld

    ... and opportunities through these new facilities and a strong focus on girls' needs. AFL will be brought to Yunnan, China, once again in 2015, helping the village of Taihe near China's boarder with Vietnam. Only 30 percent of Taihe's 2,200 inhabitants ...


  5. Hong Kong: CHP reports human H5N1 case in YunnanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health today received notification from the National Health and Family Planning Commission of a human case of avian influenza A affecting a man aged 34 in Yunnan. According to the information provided by NHFPC, the patient lives in Kunming and had been exposed to poultry.


  6. Globalisation spells the death of minority culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    A fellow instructor at Soongsil University once told me that Korean poetry cannot be translated. I often occasioned debate by asking students to name untranslatable Korean words, such as han , which denotes a sorrow of such profound injustice that it changes you.


  7. Chinese police college enrolls foreign masters studentsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Yunnan Police Officer Academy in Kunming has become China's first police college to enroll foreign students in its masters program. According to the academy, the application channel for its master of policing program has been open to in-service police officers and government officials from Third World countries since earlier this month.


  8. New flight to link China's Jinan and New DelhiRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A new air route between Jinan city in east China's Shandong Province and New Delhi, capital of India, will be launched this year, China's Shandong Airline announced on Wednesday. The Boeing 737 will fly twice a week between the two cities via Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province.


  9. Myanmar must find a way to reach peace with rebels near China borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Myanmar's government denied China's claims that the bomb which killed five famrers had been dropped by a military plane, instead blaming Kokang rebels. Photo: Reuters China does not want or need turmoil on its doorstep.


  10. Mizzima News: 'Relations may change, but we will not become enemies' - Kay ZueRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Burmanet

    Relations between Myanmar and China have been strained by the fighting that erupted in the Kokang region on February 9 between government troops and forces loyal to Pyone Kyar Shin, who heads the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army. It is the most serious fighting in the region since 2009, when the MNDAA was ousted from power in fighting that followed its refusal to form a border guard force under Tatmadaw command.


  11. China to build road on India-Myanmar border to foster tradeRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Nerve News

    China is planning to come up with a project linking Banshao on the India-Myanmar border with Myitkyina in Myanmar to re-link it with the historic Stilwell Road in India, a Chinese official said here on Wednesday. The implementation of the road Myitkyina to Banshao is going to be carried out, so that the famous Stilwell Road is expected to be re-linked up again, and it will become another international thoroughfare connecting China, Myanmar and India, Lu Wenxiang, standing deputy governor of China's Yunnan province, said at an event organised by the Indian Chamber of Commerce here.


  12. Vancouver airport announces direct link to Kunming, ChinaRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    China Eastern Airlines announced three-time weekly direct service between Kunming Changshui International Airport and Vancouver International Airport . The service, set to begin on June 26, will connect via Shanghai's Pudong International Airport and will establish Vancouver as the first North American destination from Kunming, China.


  13. Deputy mayor of Chinese city Kunming probed for corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    The deputy mayor of Kunming, Xie Xinsong, who once worked under disgraced Yunnan deputy party chief Qiu He, is being investigated by the province's anti-graft agency. Xie, 44, who is also Kunming's standing committee member of the Communist Party, was suspected of "serious violations of law and party discipline" - a euphemism for corruption, the Yunnan Provincial Commission for Discipline Inspection said on its website yesterday.


  14. Deputy mayor of Kunming under probeRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Xie Xinsong, deputy mayor of Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, is under investigation for suspected serious violations of discipline and law, the local disciplinary watchdog announced on Wednesday. Qiu He, deputy secretary of the Communist Party of China Yunnan Provincial Committee is under graft probe, the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection announced on Sunday.


  15. Graft net captures Kunming deputy mayorRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Standard

    Xie Xinsong, deputy mayor of Kunming, capital of southwestern Yunnan Province, is under investigation for suspected serious violations of discipline and law, the local disciplinary watchdog announced today. It is the second senior official in the province to be investigated within a week.


  16. Truck flip kills 3 Vietnamese workers in ChinaRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    Three Vietnamese workers in China died and 17 others were injured after a truck that was carrying them flipped over on a road in Yunnan, near the border with Vietnam, on Monday. The 17 injured workers were being treated in a local hospital, and the bodies of the deceased, aged between 29 and 55, were returned to the their families in Vietnam on Tuesday, Dan Tri news website quoted Bui Huu Loi, Party chief of Bat Xat District, Lao Cai Province, said.


  17. Xi recognizes Kissinger as 'trailblazer'Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | China Daily

    Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, March 17, 2015. [Photo/Xinhua] Six months before his first state visit to the United States, President Xi Jinping sent a message about China's willingness to strengthen cooperation and dispel misunderstandings when he met on Tuesday with a key figure who helped establish formal Sino-US relations in the 1970s.


  18. Belt and road boost west China aviationRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | People's Daily Online

    As China's civil aviation market takes off in underdeveloped western regions, the country's ambitious trade strategy - the belt and road initiatives - could take the industry to a new high. At the 13th Asian airline development conference that closed on Tuesday, Yunnan Airport Group Co.


  19. Comparative transcriptome analyses on silk glands of six silkmoths...Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | BioMed Central

    State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 32 East Jiaochang Road, Kunming 650223, Yunnan Province, China State Key Laboratory of Silkworm Genome Biology, Key Sericultural Laboratory of Agricultural Ministry, Institute of Sericulture and Systems Biology, Southwest University, 2 Tiansheng Road, Beibei District, Chongqing 400715, China Background Silk has numerous unique properties that make it a staple of textile manufacturing for several thousand years. However, wider applications of silk in modern have been stalled due to limitations of traditional silk produced by Bombyx mori.


  20. Radio Free Asia: Myanmar government bombs fall in China's Yunnan, sparking forest firesRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Burmanet

    Bombs dropped by Myanmar government forces fighting ethnic Kokang rebel troops have triggered forest fires and deaths on the Chinese side of the border with northern Myanmar, local sources said Wednesday. A resident of the Chinese town of Nansan surnamed Tu said bombs dropped by the Myanmar army had fallen inside Chinese territory in the rugged and mountainous region on at least three occasions in recent days.