Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Guangzhou knife attack: Nine injured after thugs launch shocking attack at Chinese train stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    While the incident is still under investigation and a motive has not been determined, many are linking the attack to separatists from the western province of Xinjiang. The shocking attack comes one year after an attack at a train station in the southern city of Kunming claimed 29 lives.

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  2. Nine injured in knife attack at Chinese railway stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Police fatally shot one of the suspects at the station in Guangzhou, while another was captured and taken into custody.

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  3. Knife attackers wounds 9 at Chinese train station, one suspect shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | DNA India

    Knife-wielding attackers slashed and stabbed people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, wounding at least nine before police shot dead one of the suspected assailants and arrested another. Knife-wielding attackers slashed and stabbed people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, wounding at least nine before police shot dead one of the suspected assailants and arrested another.

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  4. Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station, suspect shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Age

    Beijing: Knife-wielding attackers slashed and stabbed people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, wounding at least nine before police shot dead one of the suspected assailants and arrested another. It was the latest in a string of knife attacks that have unnerved the country, and was launched during the morning rush hour, at 8.18am, the city's public security authorities said via an official microblog account.

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  5. The oldest living CIA 'spy girl' reveals her greatest schemesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    "Her many achievements and storied life are an inspiration to all women," said CIA Director John Brennan to honor Elizabeth "Betty" McIntosh, a reporter turned operative who engaged in some of the most cloak-and-dagger schemes over four decades as one of the few female spies at the agency. Born in Washington, D.C., McIntosh got a degree in journalism and worked as a reporter for several papers.

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  6. China police shoot man dead after 9 hurt in knife attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Yahoo!

    A man was shot dead by police and another detained after a knife attack at a Chinese train station which left nine people wounded Friday, police said. The incident at the main station in Guangzhou happened as China's communist-controlled parliament meets in Beijing and just over a year after a mass stabbing at a railway station in Kunming, when 31 people were killed and four attackers died.

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  7. China Knife Attack: Nine injured, police shoot suspect deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Nine people were injured today in a knife attack at a railway station in China's southern business hub of Guangzhou after which police shot dead one of the suspects. The attack took place this morning.

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  8. Xinhua Insight: China seeks a "difficult balance" in developmentRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    All countries experience tension between the need to develop resources for the good of all and the responsibility to preserve nature, and this is a "difficult balance", Britain's Prince William said while speaking in China on Wednesday. Balanced development is a challenge for any country.

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  9. Around the nation: Lijiang, Xishuangbanna among Chinese tourists' top cities to escape pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Yunnan province's Lijiang and Xishuangbanna have been listed as two of the top 10 Chinese cities of choice for tourists keen to avoid air pollution, Yunnan.cn reports. The rankings, by Chinese tourism website Ctrip.com also include Sanya in Hainan, Xiamen in Fujian and Jiuzhaigou in Sichuan .

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  10. 450 killed in Xinjiang, mostly Uighurs: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The China Post

    More than 450 people were killed in China's restive mainly Muslim Xinjiang region last year, a rights group said - with three times as many deaths among members of the Uighur minority than ethnic Han Chinese. Xinjiang has seen a wave of unrest, labeled by authorities as "terrorism" and blamed on "separatists," which has sometimes spread to other parts of China.

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  11. China's - Inconvenient Truth' Yields Environment BillionairesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Zhang Kaiyuan, chairman of Beijing SPC Environment Protection Tech Co., has a net worth of $1.1 billion, while Ao Xiaoqiang, chairman of Beijing SDL Technology Co., has a $1.2 billion fortune, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Both companies are based in Beijing.

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  12. Agricultural trade center fire kills 9 in SW ChinaRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken with a cellphone on March 4, 2015 shows the site of fire at the Dongmeng Lianfeng Agricultral Trade Center in the Guandu District of Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province. Nine people were killed and 10 others injured after a fire engulfed the agricultural trade center early Wednesday morning.

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  13. Yunnan agri trade center blaze kills nineRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Standard

    Nine people have been killed and 10 others were injured after a fire engulfed an agricultural trade center early today in southwestern Yunnan Province, local fire authorities and government officials said. The fire broke out in three two-story buildings at the trade center located in Guandu District in the provincial capital of Kunming City.

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  14. Supermassive Black Hole Discovered with Mass of 12 Billion SunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    ... spotted this quasar for further study. "This quasar was first discovered by our 2.4-meter Lijiang Telescope in Yunnan, China, making it the only quasar ever discovered by a two-meter telescope at such distance, and we're very proud of it," Wang ...

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  15. What the BRICS plus Germany are really up to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for Asia Times/Hong Kong, an analyst for RT and TomDispatch, and a frequent contributor to websites and radio shows ranging from the US to East Asia. Winston Churchill once said, "I feel lonely without a war."

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  16. Monster black hole discovered at cosmic dawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | R & D

    ... spotted this quasar for further study. "This quasar was first discovered by our 2.4-m Lijiang Telescope in Yunnan, China, making it the only quasar ever discovered by a 2-m telescope at such distance, and we're very proud of it," Wang said. "The ...

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  17. China's fertile ground for the Islamic State groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Three hundred Chinese citizens, members of the country's Uighur ethnic group, have recently traveled to the Middle East to join Islamic State. Those Uighurs are part of a broader Muslim migration, spurred by a government crackdown, away from China's western province of Xinjiang, where Muslims have lived for over 1,000 years.

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  18. Gigantic black hole found, researchers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    ... Xue-Bing Wu of Peking University and his colleagues first sighted the black hole using a telescope in Yunnan, China, and used additional telescopes around the world to examine it. In a media release, the University of Arizona said that the black ...

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  19. Xinjiang, China's fertile ground for Islamic State recruitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    Three hundred Chinese citizens, members of the country's Uighur ethnic group, have recently traveled to the Middle East to join the Islamic State. Those Uighurs are part of a broader Muslim migration, spurred by a government crackdown, away from China's western province of Xinjiang, where Muslims have lived for more than 1,000 years.

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  20. Scientists discover black hole 12 billion times more massive than the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | WISW-AM Columbia

    ... Xue-Bing Wu of Peking University and his colleagues first sighted the black hole using a telescope in Yunnan, China, and used additional telescopes around the world to examine it. In a media release, the University of Arizona said that the black ...

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