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    Wednesday Dec 17 | VietNam News

    Viet Nam won a gold medal at the xiangqi event at the World Mind Games in Beijing, China. Vietnamese students won four gold, three silver and two bronze medals at the ongoing 17th ASEAN University Games in Palembang, Indonesia.

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    Tuesday Dec 16 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Janie Lee, right, a residential specialist with John L. Scott Real Estate, shares a laugh in the kitchen of a home for sale to she was showing to her client, Hongbin Wei, of Beijing, China, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Medina, ... . Janie Lee, right, a residential specialist with John L. Scott Real Estate, shows a home for sale to her client, Hongbin Wei, of Beijing, China, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Medina, Wash., near Seattle.

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  3. Ancient wisdom boosts sustainability of biotech cottonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Science Daily

    ... of Arizona's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences discovered that the diverse patchwork of crops in northern China slowed adaptation to genetically engineered cotton by a wide-ranging insect pest. The results are published in the advance online ...

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  4. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Janie Lee, right, a residential specialist with John L. Scott Real Estate, shows a home for sale to her client, Hongbin Wei, center, of Beijing, China, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in Medina, Wash., near Seattle, as homeowner Doug... . FILE - In this Tuesday, March 11, 2014 file photo, two aid workers measure 1-year-old Syrian refugee Jawad al-Abbas at a medical clinic in the town of Kab Elias in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley.

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  5. China arrests policeman blamed for wrongful convictionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asian Correspondent

    ... dereliction of duty and taking bribes. Three days earlier the Inner Mongolia Higher People's Court in northern China overturned the conviction of Huugjilt, who was 18 when he was sentenced to death and executed over the killing of a woman in a ...

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  6. Veteran Hong Kong politicians in conflict over Joint DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... Beijing's promise to keep the city's way of life intact for 50 years, written into the 1984 treaty between Britain and China, was only a pledge by the Chinese over which Britain has no right to monitor. On Wednesday, Secretary for Constitutional and ...

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  7. BEIJING: Time for Macau to diversify, insiders sayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    ... VIP rooms, according to Chen Xiang, deputy director of the Economic Affairs Department of Macau's Liaison Office of China. A shortage of cash has also restrained the appetites of high-stakes gamblers, caused by a tightened credit policy on the ...

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  8. China revises 2013 GDP up by 3.4 pctRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    China's statistics authority on Friday revised its 2013 GDP figure up by 3.4 percent, based on results from the latest economic census. After the revision, China's GDP stood at 58.8019 trillion yuan for 2013, 1.92 trillion yuan more than previous estimate, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a statement on its website.

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  9. Thousands of government officials in China stopped from taking expensive MBA coursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    More than 3,000 officials in China have been told to stop studying for MBAs and other expensive courses as part of the authorities' crackdown on corruption and wasteful and extravagant government spending. Curbs on the "skyrocketing" cost of courses were listed among the major achievements this year by the Communist Party's organisation departments, responsible for personnel management, Xinhua said.

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  10. China's anti-corruption watchdog documentary shows lavish lifestyle of shamed party secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    ... decorated room with a terrace large enough to accommodate 18 guests, Beijing Youth Daily reports. The CCDI and China Central Television jointly produced the documentary as part of the party's efforts to promote it "eight rules on official ...

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  11. China's top judge urges swift, severe sentences in XinjiangRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    China must crack down "harshly and quickly" on cases involving terror attacks, national security and social stability in its restive region of Xinjiang, the country's top judge said, in comments likely to further worry rights groups and exiles. Resource-rich Xinjiang is strategically located on the borders of Central Asia, India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, and China has shown no sign of loosening its control.

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  12. China official who backed graft clampdown faces corruption inquiry himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    A senior Chinese official who vigorously backed President Xi Jinping's fight on corruption has himself been caught up in a graft investigation, state media and the government said, becoming the latest victim of the high-profile campaign. Mr Wang Min, Communist Party boss of Jinan city, is under investigation for suspected "serious breaches of the law and discipline", the party's graft watchdog said in a statement late on Thursday, using the usual euphemism for corruption.

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  13. China anti-graft 'education centres' for officials make use of emotional pleas, scare tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    ... of Beijing showing visitors a picture of prison cell. Similar centres have been opened across the country. -- PHOTO: CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK The Daxing Anti-Corruption Education Centre in Beijing uses videos of convicted former officials as ...

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  14. Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Civilian in QalandyaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    In excessive use of force, on Tuesday early morning, 16 December 2014, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian civilian in Qalandya refugee camp, north of occupied Jerusalem. The aforementioned civilian was killed when Israeli forces moved into the said refugee camp to arrest Palestinians.

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  15. BEIJING: The M'sia-China ties that bindRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    ... to a close. This year went by with many notable moments in regard to the bilateral relations between Malaysia and China. This was the year when both countries celebrated 40 years of diplomatic ties. Confucius, in his teachings compiled in the ...

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  16. Pilot jailed over China air crash disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... see runway landing lights. Photo: Xinhua The captain of an airliner that crashed in Heilongjiang province in northern China four years ago, killing 44 people, has been jailed for three years. It is the first time a pilot has been convicted on the ...

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  17. Inside China: China not invited to North Korea anniversaryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    In a rare display of open brotherly schism between Pyongyang and Beijing, China for the first time was not invited to participate in a major anniversary event held Dec. 17 in North Korea. The occasion was the third anniversary of the death of Kim Jong-il, the former dictator and father of the current dictator Kim Jong-un.

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  18. Pilot error may have caused Yichun crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Pilot error may have caused the fatal crash in Yichun city, Heilongjiang province on August 24, according to a top aviation official. Li Jiaxiang , chief of the Civil Aviation Administration of China , told aviation officials at an internal meeting on August 26 that the crash location suggested the 40-year-old pilot had made a 'low-level mistake', China Business reported.

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  19. BEIJING: Poor succession system behind purges in ChinaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    The downfall of Zhou Yongkang, formerly the ninth most powerful man in China, illustrates vividly that the Chinese Communist Party has failed to install an orderly, transparent and credible succession system after 65 years in power. When it takes place, Zhou's trial, like that of disgraced Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai, will mostly likely avoid mentioning the real reason for his ouster, which is his alleged collusion with Bo to unseat president Xi Jinping.

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  20. Dozens feared dead as jet crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    ... Harbin to Yichun. The airline is a subsidiary of Shenzhen Airlines, which is owned by the national flag carrier, Air China. China's last major civilian aircraft crash was in 2004, when a CRJ200 airliner operated by China Eastern Airlines came down ...

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