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3 hrs ago | China Daily

Britain announces visa reform package in China

The British Home Office on Monday announced a variety of improvements to the visa system in China, including a 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics, and a new service enabling customers to apply for the British and Schengen visa at the same time.


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7 hrs ago | Sky News

'Dozens Killed' In China Terror Attack

Dozens of people have been killed or hurt in a terrorist attack in China's Xinjiang region, according to the Xinhua news agency.


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Terrorism

7 hrs ago |

Dozens killed and injured in terror attack in China's Xinjiang: Xinhua

A knife-wielding gang attacked a police station and government offices in Shache county early Monday, the official Xinhua news agency said citing local police, and "dozens of Uighur and Han civilians were killed or injured".


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Terrorism

8 hrs ago |

China reports deadly attack in northwest

The official Xinhua News Agency reported Tuesday night that the violence took place Monday morning in Shache county near the city of Kashgar.


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11 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

Most of the 1,200 people driven to evacuate by a Northern California wildfire that destroyed 13 homes have been told they can safely return after a series of steady gains in the firefight.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, US News, US Supreme Court

15 hrs ago | Reuters

Exclusive: Goldman unit eyes foray into China amid metals financing scandal

Goldman Sachs Group Inc's metals warehousing unit is exploring its first foray into China, and privately held C Steinweg has expanded capacity there, sources said, as a financing scandal in a major Chinese port fuels a scramble for market share.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014


Drought hits China food production: Xinhua

Severe drought and scorching heat has damaged over a million hectares of farmland in China's Henan and Inner Mongolia provinces, with no immediate relief in sight, state news agency Xinhua reported.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, World News, Asia, Agriculture, Science

BBC News

China activists fight gay 'conversion therapy'

Gay rights activists in China are preparing for what they say could be a legal milestone in their fight to stop homosexuality being treated as an illness.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Gay/Lesbian, Medicine,

JD Supra

U.S. Department of Commerce Announces New Antidumping Duties on Solar Panels from China and Taiwan

The U.S. Department of Commerce recently announced its affirmative preliminary determination in the antidumping investigations of certain crystalline silicon PV products imported form the People's Republic of China and Taiwan.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

China's Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions

Chinese President Xi Jinping's name has graced the pages of the Communist Party's flagship newspaper more frequently than any other leader since founding father Mao Zedong, according to researchers.


Related Topix: World News, Venezuela, Chinese Communist Party, Hu Jintao

WTEN-TV Albany

Chinese police remove church cross amid crackdown

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Fox News

As government tears down church crosses, Chinese Christians rise to defend their symbol

The battle started when a government-hired crew tore down the metal cross atop the one-room church in this village surrounded by rice paddies last month.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Police in China remove church's cross

A Christian evangelist in eastern China says hundreds of police have taken down a local church's cross amid a crackdown on church buildings around Zhejiang province.


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The Daily Star

West Bank glows with anger over Gaza destruction

A Palestinian girl holds a placard showing a picture of a child crying during a demonstration in support of the children of the Gaza Strip on July 27, 2014 in the West Bank northern city of Nablus.AFP PHOTO/JAAFAR ASHTIYEH RAMALLAH: While the Gaza Strip burns, the occupied West Bank is smoldering, with violent clashes between Palestinians and ... (more)


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

Click Orlando

Scandal-ridden food processor issues recall

The food processing company accused of mishandling meat at its Shanghai, China plant says it will suspend sales and recall all food processed there.


Related Topix: World News, Life, Fast Food, Food


Typhoon Matmo kills 13 people in China, leaves thousands in need of basic living supplies

Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014.


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River turns blood-red in a matter of minutes: Origin baffles experts in China

River turns blood red in China. It went from pristine clear water to deep red in a matter of minutes say locals.

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The Straits Times

DPM Teo on five-day official visit to China

Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will make an official visit to the People's Republic of China from Sunday to July 31, 2014 at the invitation of Member of CPC Central Committee Political Bureau Meng Jianzhu.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

China's military muscle-flexing ensnarls air traffic

Show of strength: A Chinese People's Liberation Army cadet sits in a Main Battle Tank during a demonstration of military hardware on the outskirts of Beijing.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Xi Jinping

Silicon Alley Insider

China's President Has Only Begun To Take Down The Tigers And Swat The ...

China has investigated over 25,000 people for corruption in the first six months of 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Xi Jinping, Hu Jintao