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  1. The Forbidden City relives in Vancouver Art GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | China Daily

    Visitors enjoy the display of the Emperor's Ceremonial Armor and Helmet at the Vancouver Art Gallery, Oct. 20, 2014. [Photo by Justine Huang / For China Daily] One of the most anticipated and largest Vancouver exhibitions of the year, The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China's Emperors unveiled its beauty and mystery at the Vancouver Art Gallery on Oct 18. The exhibit features nearly 200 artifacts from the Ming and Qing dynasties .

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  2. Kuwait bolsters secondary boycott of IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Kuwait's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki sign a memorandum of understanding as PA President Abbas stands behind them in Ramallah September 14. Kuwait's Commerce Ministry is on the verge of ending its relations with 50 European companies because of their dealings in the "occupied territories" taken in the 1967 Six Day War, sources told an Arab newspaper. The ministry is also looking into information that the British security firm G4S plc, which works in the "occupied Palestinian territories," is active in Kuwait, the Jerusalem- based Al-Quds on Tuesday quoted the sources as saying.

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  3. Monks create mandala of sand ahead of Dalai Lama's visit to PrincetonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... said, adding that the role is significant because the country is engaged in a struggle with the People's Republic of China - by which it is governed with limited self-rule - for cultural preservation and political autonomy. Retaining cultural ...

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  4. Photo Of President Xi Jinping Holding Umbrella Wins China's Top Photojournalism PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Switched

    On Wednesday, a photograph of President Xi Jinping standing in the rain , pants rolled up above the ankles, protected by the canopy of a large black umbrella, won China's top photojournalism prize, the National News Award. The photo, captured by the state-run Xinhua News Agency during a trip to Hebei province in July of 2013, first garnered international attention for its informality.

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  5. Students want consequences for trustee after tweet about transgendered peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... ssions are for people and travel, and she managed to combine both while reporting from the earthquake zone in Sichuan, China, and with soldiers in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

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  6. Henry Kissinger and King LearRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... from the beginning of time have perpetrated only a tiny fraction of the horrors of Mao's People's Republic of China, Lenin's and Stalin's Soviet Union, and Hitler's Third Reich. The United States was born by taking up arms against the order of the ...

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  7. Mark Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | SFGate

    This picture taken on October 22, 2014, released by Tsinghua University , shows Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg receiving a gift from Qian Ying, dean of Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management as Mark was named to the school's advisory board in Beijing. Facebook is blocked in China, but its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg appears determined to win over hearts and minds in Beijing -- surprising a hall full of students by conducting a Q&A session in Mandarin.

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  8. Siah Hwee Ang: Cultural fit not black and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Differences among Asian markets can be puzzling but don't have to be an unbeatable obstacle. Part three of a six-part series A performer dressed in a Qing dynasty court costume carries a banner during a ceremony at the Ditan Temple Fair for Lunar New Year, in Beijing, China.

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  9. China launches test return orbiter for lunar missionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China launched an unmanned spacecraft early Friday to test technologies to be used in the Chang'e-5, a future probe that will conduct the country's first moon mission with a return to Earth. The lunar orbiter was launched atop an advanced Long March-3C rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

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  10. Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. The young billionaire delighted an audience of students at a prestigious Beijing university this week with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese.

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  11. Israel shrugs off PA decision to delay UN Security Council planRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinians may want to wait until January, when the 15-member body will change and is expected to be more favorable to their cause. Israel reacted with a shrug on Thursday to a report that the Palestinian Authority has agreed to delay by two months its plan to seek a UN Security Council resolution calling for an Israeli withdrawal to the pre-1967 lines within three years.

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  12. Cheap China IPOs Turn Pricey After 181% RallyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    At the start of this year, Beijing Tongtech Co. was the closest thing to a sure bet in China 's stock market .

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  13. Ottawa nears deal to become trading hub for yuanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    An employee counts yuan banknotes at a branch of Bank of China in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, in this February 10, 2010 file picture. An employee counts yuan banknotes at a branch of Bank of China in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, in this February 10, 2010 file picture.

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  14. Ningbo poised to leap Busan on top ports listRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Journal of Commerce Online

    Ningbo-Zhoushan, the fastest growing major Chinese container port, is on track to supplant Busan as the fifth-largest global container gateway, according to new statistics

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  15. Chinese Communist Party announces reform measures to increase judicial independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    China's ruling Communist Party has announced measures to increase judicial independence, particularly by shining more sunlight on party officials getting involved in legal matters, the Associated Press reports. While some critics scoff at the likelihood of true reform, some others see the move as positive at the local level, where meddling by local officials has led to increasing social unrest.

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  16. Israel cracks down after Palestinian car attackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Palestinian protesters hold stones flashing the sign of victory during clashes Israeli police in a suburb of East Jerusalem on October 23, 2014. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD GHARABLI OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Israel Thursday pledged a tough response to any further attacks in Jerusalem and police flooded flashpoint Arab neighborhoods a day after a Palestinian car attack killed a baby.

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  17. A golden girl in Glasgow, Fragapane proves a little can go a long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... today, is a serious contender. Fresh from a successful outing at the 2014 World Gymnastics Championships in Nanning, China, during which she achieved a top-10 finish in the women's all-around competition and made two apparatus finals, the teenager ...

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  18. Plenum's lack of action on Zhou Yongkang suggests party divisions, analysts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... , a former deputy public security minister; Jiang Jiemin , former head of the state assets regulator and chief of China Petroleum Corporation (CNPC); Wang Yongchun , a deputy general manager of CNPC; and Li Chuncheng , a former deputy party chief of ...

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  19. Police play dress-up to arrest cardiac patient; Kind-hearted cleaner...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Shijiazhuang dropped out of the top 10 list of the mainland cities with the most polluted air for the first time last month, ranking 11th. A man abandoned a two-year-old girl at a restaurant near Chengde train station, prompting a citywide search for the child's parents, Yanzhao Metropolis Daily reports.

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  20. Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics L+S GmbH Presents Extended MeldinA Product Line at CTI SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... global presence (with strategic sites in Garden Grove, California, USA; Kontich, Belgium; and Minhang, Shanghai, China), we offer a diverse range of innovative sealing and polymer solutions: a OmniSealA Spring-Energized Seals a OmniLipa PTFE Rotary ...

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