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  1. Shuttler Arif selected for SEA Games in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    ... tor, will name the rest of the SEA Games team on Monday. He will also name the squad for the Sudirman Cup in Dongguan, China, from May 10-17.

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  2. Rescue efforts intensify as death toll from Nepal quake soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    ... disaster, the government of Nepal has appealed for assistance from the international community. The 62-strong China International Search and Rescue Team arrived in Nepal on Sunday to carry out humanitarian mission. Four Chinese nationals, including ...

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  3. Table Tennis: 14-year-old Diaz carries on family traditionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... nervous, but I'm excited to see very good players and I want to play with people that I've never played." SUZHOU, China, April 26 (Xinhua) -- Bladimir and Marangely Diaz were too old to travel to international competitions by the time they joined ...

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  4. Nepalese table tennis players woke up to worst newsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... he said. "The pictures on the television are really devastating. No one can imagine what's happening there." SUZHOU, China, April 26 (Xinhua) -- The Nepalese athletes who are competing at the world table tennis championships awoke to the worst ...

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  5. Hebei-based Baobian Electric could not meet interest payments. Photo: BloombergRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    A corporate default is not normally grounds for celebration. That, however, was how China debt watchers greeted the news last week that a power transformer manufacturer could not meet an 85.5 million yuan interest payment.

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  6. Major aftershock hits Nepal day after cataclysmic earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... have been destroyed." The overall death toll from the quake, including the 34 people killed in India and 13 killed in China, now stands at more than 2,000. In Nepal, more than 4,600 people have been injured. Many residents of Kathmandu, which sits ...

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  7. Beijing eyes green initiatives to boost growth while cutting smogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Though many private steel and cement plants could perish, China hopes its war on smog will benefit hundreds of environmental enterprises. Photo: Reuters Days before Beijing cut bank reserve requirements earlier this month to boost lending to the slowing economy, officials in Hebei province met with dozens of banks and steel mills to find financing to revive local industry and tackle chronic environmental problems.

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  8. Chinaa s Hong Kong to ink FTA with ASEAN by 2016: chief executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    ... Cambodia, Retno Marsudi of Indonesia, and ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh. KUALA LUMPUR, April 26 (PNA/Xinhua) - China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is expected to sign a free trade agreement ( FTA) with the Association of ...

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  9. Amended China Law Curbs Tobacco Ads In Land Of SmokersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical Daily

    China's parliament has passed legislation that restricts tobacco advertising in public, strengthening efforts to curb smoking in a country where more than a billion people are smokers or exposed to second-hand smoke. A revised Advertisement Law approved on Friday by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, China's top legislative body, bans tobacco ads in the mass media, in public places, on public vehicles and outdoors, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

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  10. Nepal hospitals overflowing, rural towns cut off: aid groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    Aid groups and governments worldwide intensified efforts Sunday to help earthquake-hit Nepal, but blocked roads, downed power lines and overcrowded hospitals posed formidable challenges in an already poor country. As the death toll in the Himalayan nation surpassed 2,300, the US together with European and Asian nations sent emergency crews to reinforce those scrambling to find survivors in the devastated capital Kathmandu and in cut-off rural areas.

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  11. China Focus: Belt and Road Initiative a boost to China, regional economyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    The Belt and Road Initiative will not only help China's own economy, but also those of the whole region through trade and investment. The Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road, international trade and infrastructure projects proposed by China, will bring growth opportunities for all countries involved, said Zhang Yansheng, an economist with the National Development and Reform Commission .

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  12. Chinese unranked paddler Mu Zi expects to shine in SuzhouRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    China's Mu Zi hopes to shine, while keeping a low key after two qualification wins at the 53rd World Table Tennis Championships here on Sunday. Unranked Mu was the only player of the Chinese team that fought for a berth of last 128 though qualifications.

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  13. Death toll climbs to 18 in Tibet following Nepal quakeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Death toll in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region from the earthquake that struck neighboring Nepal on Saturday has climbed to 18. A total of 55 people there were injured, according to the regional disaster relief headquarters. A 8.1-magnitude quake shook Nepal at 2:11 p.m. , killing at least 1,805 people and injuring over 4,700, according to Nepal's Home Ministry.

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  14. First FIVB title for Canada's Broder/Valjas at beach volleyball Fuzhou OpenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... 2-0 (21-17, 23-21). In the bronze medal match, Walsh/Ross left with the medal after dashing local hopes by beating China's Wang Fan/Yue Yuan (13-21, 21-13, 15-11). After an incredible tournament in Fuzhou, Broder/Valjas left the final with an ...

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  15. More than 2,200 confirmed dead in Nepal earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this photo provided by China's Xinhua News Agency, tourists sleep at an open space after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015. Planeloads of aid material, doctors and relief workers from neighboring countries began arriving Sunday in Nepal, a poor Himalayan nation reeling from a powerful earthquake that destroyed infrastructure, homes and historical buildings.

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  16. Evacuated Chinese tourists arrive back home from quake-hit NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    Chinese tourists evacuated from earthquake-hit Nepal arrived back in China. A total of 230 tourists arrived in Kunming airport in Yunnan province.

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  17. Chinese student carries disabled friend to school every day for three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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 A teenager has been hailed as "the most beautiful student in China" after spending three years giving piggy-backs to his disabled friend so that he doesn't have to miss a class.

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  18. URGENT - Nepal Death TollRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WISW-AM Columbia

    The death toll in Nepal from Saturday's catastrophic earthquake has jumped to at least 2,263, Nepal Home Affairs spokesman Laxmi Prasad Dhakal said Sunday. Another 4,647 people were reported injured in Nepal, the spokesman said.

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  19. Dongfeng bounces back from broken mast in Volvo Ocean RaceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... den. Overall standings (after five legs, lowest points wins): 1 Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing 9 points, 2 Dongfeng Race Team (China) 16, 3 Team Brunel (Netherlands) 18, 4 Team Alvimedica (U.S./Turkey) 19, 5 MAPFRE (Spain) 20, 6 Team SCA (Sweden) 29.

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  20. 2,152 killed, about 5,000 injured in Nepal powerful earthquake: policeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... a tourist, were killed and five others seriously injured in the quake, the Chinese Embassy has confirmed. A 62-strong China International Search and Rescue Team arrived in Nepal on Sunday to carry out the humanitarian mission. They have rescued one ...

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