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Breaking News: What likely happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 (Opinion)
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-03-13 17:06:18 -0700 | disasters-news

Investigators are still trying to determine what happened to the Boeing 777-200 Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 carrying a total of 239 people, including 12 crew members, which vanished Saturday during flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. The flight passengers included...
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Breaking News: Flight 370 relatives clash with police in Beijing

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-03-28 12:52:51 -0700 | disasters-news

Grief-stricken and angry relatives of the Chinese passengers aboard the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 clashed with Beijing police outside Malaysia's embassy Tuesday. Reuters reports that the relatives began gathering outside the embassy in Beijing at about 11 a.m. local...
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Breaking News: Does China really want war over nearby islands?
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Beijing :: China | updated 2013-12-03 15:07:58 -0800 | disasters-news

Just how far does the United States plan to go if China refuses to back down from its claim of sovereignty over a group of islands also claimed by Japan? And just how far is China willing to go to...
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Breaking News: Regular coffee drink may lower irregular heartbeat risk, or AFib
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-01-09 14:51:56 -0800 | health-news

Risk of AFib reduced by 6 percent for each increase in habitual caffeine intake of 300 mg/day According to the American Heart Association atrial fibrillation (also called AFib or AF) is a quivering or irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) that can lead...
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Breaking News: The emerging Russia-China Eurasian axis and dawn of a post-Western, multipolar world (Part 2)
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-06-02 12:38:00 -0700 | political-news

Author's note: This concludes a two-part series. The first part may be viewed here. Russia and China have signed a 30-year gas contract that will allow Russia to supply China with gas. The $400 billion contract between Russia's energy giant...
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Breaking News: Missing flight MH470: Relatives of passengers launch $5M whistle-blower fund
Posted by: Nina Rai

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-06-22 12:08:38 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Some relatives of the passengers onboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 have launched a crowd-funding campaign to reward for any whistle-blower who will give crucial information on the missing jetliner. The campaign is being coordinated by Australian businessman Ethan Hunt...
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Breaking News: China blocks Google services on eve of anniversary of Tiananmen Square protests
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-06-05 11:50:13 -0700 | technology-news

With this week's 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests in 1989, Internet users in China are reporting sudden outages of Google, Gmail and a host of other Google services. Users on various forms of Chinese social media have been...
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Breaking News: China plans to build bigger nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to challenge US naval power

Beijing :: China | updated 2013-12-23 19:43:42 -0800 | disasters-news

China has announced it is building a new and bigger nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, its first domestically produced carrier, to counter recent moves by the US to increase its military presence in the East China Sea and the Southeast Asia region....
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Breaking News: HRW says Chinese `separatism' charges against Uighur economist Tohti deeply disturbing
Posted by: chnarendra

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-31 02:30:32 -0700 | disasters-news

The Chinese government’s announcement on July 30, 2014, of “separatism” charges against the Uighur economist Ilham Tohti is deeply disturbing, Human Rights Watch said today. China's state press reported online that the Urumqi People’s Procuratorate had formally...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-30 18:43:11 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A normally quiet second-grade girl, Yuan Yuan suffers from a mild mental disorder which impacts her ability to learn and communicate. Her father, mentally disabled, left her several years ago to find work in the city and his family hasn’t...
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Source: The Guardian

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-30 23:52:49 -0700 | political-news

Tash Aw Protesters in Hong Kong call for the release of the jailed Chinese writer Liu Xiaobo. Photograph: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images Of the many detailed portraits of politicians, dissidents and strivers that make up Evan Osnos's lively panorama of evolving...
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Breaking News: China Should Set Lower 2015 GDP Growth Target Of 6.5-7%, IMF Says
Source: International Business Times

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-30 20:39:21 -0700 | business-news

China should set an economic growth target of 6.5-7 percent for 2015, below its goal for 2014, and refrain from stimulus measures unless activity threatens to slow sharply from that level, the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday. Most of...
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Source: Scoop

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-30 22:39:58 -0700 | green-news

Media Release Friday 31 July 2014 For immediate release China Forum Offers Pivotal Opportunity for NZ Export Double Strategy Amidst the outbreak of another global food scandal [1] world authorities gathered in Beijing, China for a forum on Food Safety...
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Source: Zee News

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-31 00:41:33 -0700 | technology-news

A Beijing court began hearing a landmark case on "gay conversion" treatment Thursday, as an activist in a nurse's uniform knelt over a patient, wielding a giant needle, outside. "Homosexuality doesn't need to be cured!" chanted about a dozen supporters....
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Source: Chinadaily

Beijing :: China | updated 2014-07-31 00:11:24 -0700 | business-news

The fund will be used as a platform to cooperate in such areas as film and television production, distribution, screening and development of derivative products, according to a statement on Fosun's official website. Fosun and SFG will invest in and...
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