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Li, Mahathir call for major boost to bilateral ties
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
PREMIER Li Keqiang held talks with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad in Beijing yesterday, saying China will work with Malaysia to push neighborly friendship to a new high. With new governments
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Researchers converting black dust into rich soil
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Over two decades, it has been the main source of pollution in villages and rivers near Beijing: 20 million tons of pulverized fuel ash from a coal-fired power plant.
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Yogurt served by a Tibetan princess
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Herds of yaks graze in a village that overlooks Lhasa, capital of Tibet Autonomous Region in southwest China.
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China film tribute to lost British POWs
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
“Where are you? Looking for Relatives of Lisbon Maru POWs.
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Typhoon wreaks havoc
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Typhoon Rumbia brought heavy rains to China’s coastal provinces of Shandong and Liaoning, forcing the evacuation of 140,000 people and damaging crops and houses.
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AI porn voice identifier
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
An artificial intelligence voice recognition system that can monitor and identify pornographic content began online testing on PCs on Sunday, according to the Science and Technology Daily yesterday.
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4 bird poachers seized
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Four people who allegedly poached thousands of birds have been placed under custody in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.
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Baby koala faces public
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A baby koala born in Nanjing Hongshan Forest Zoo in east China’s Jiangsu Province made its first public appearance yesterday.
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Snedeker claims a second Wyndham
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Brandt Snedeker drained a long birdie putt on the final hole to shoot a five-under 65 and go wire-to-wire in winning his second career Wyndham Championship on Sunday.
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Djokovic ends jinx in Cincy win
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
NOVAK Djokovic ended a career-long jinx, lifting the trophy in Cincinnati at last to complete a matched set of Masters 1000 titles. Djokovic, who came up empty in five prior Cincinnati finals, defeated
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Park returns to world No. 1 with LPGA Indy playoff win
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Park Sung-hyun is headed back to the world number one spot after a birdie at the first playoff hole lifted her to a US LPGA victory over Lizette Salas in Indianapolis on Sunday.
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Sun roars to second Games’ gold
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINESE heavyweight Sun Yang battered his rivals to create history yesterday as the swimming Goliath scooped the first-ever Asian Games men’s 800 metres freestyle gold with another monstrous performance. Greeted
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Chinese sharpshooters on target
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA’S sharpshooters reigned supreme in the 10m air rifle at the Asian Games yesterday, shrugging off strong challenges from India and Korea to claim both the men’s and women’s titles. Yang Haoran,
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CSL braced for a fierce historic title conclusion
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
THE Chinese Super League (CSL) is in the throes of the most closely contested title race in its history with just three points separating the top four as they approach the home straight. Beijing Guoan
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Inter Milan in shock defeat
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A late Edin Dzeko stunner got AS Roma off the mark in their Serie A campaign at Torino on Sunday but Inter Milan made the worst possible start with a 1-0 loss at Sassuolo.
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Messi off to a good start
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Lionel Messi started the Spanish league right where he left off last season, and that’s not a good sign for Real Madrid’s weakened squad.
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Japanese athletes sent home after sex scandal
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Four Japanese basketball players were sent home from the Asian Games in disgrace for paying prostitutes for sex as the regional Olympics was hit by scandal yesterday.
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Mourinho under pressure after Brighton defeat
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
JOSE Mourinho warned of the troubles that could lie ahead for his Manchester United side, but the Portuguese must still accept much of the responsibility from a 3-2 defeat at Brighton that has the Red
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Xi emphasizes Party building in armed forces
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
PRESIDENT Xi Jinping has called for efforts to comprehensively strengthen the leadership of the Communist Party of China and Party building in the country’s armed forces to ensure a solid political foundation
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3-year anti-poverty guideline announced
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA released a guideline yesterday on winning the battle against poverty in the next three years to prepare the nation for eradicating poverty by 2020. It is an arduous task to lift a further 30 million
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Gambling ring busted
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Police have busted a transnational Internet gambling ring involving around 7.8 billion yuan (US$1.1 billion).
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Virtual theft arrests
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Police in Xi’an, capital of northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, arrested three suspects for stealing about 600 million yuan (US$87 million) worth of virtual currency by hacking.
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Swine fever outbreak
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
An outbreak of African swine fever has been discovered at a farm in the city of Lianyungang, east China’s Jiangsu Province, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said yesterday.
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26 tomb raiders arrested
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
China has arrested 26 suspects and retrieved almost 650 cultural relics stolen from an ancient burial site in northwestern Qinghai province, the Ministry of Public Security said yesterday.
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2 dead as Typhoon Rumbia hits China
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Typhoon Rumbia has wreaked havoc across Anhui and Henan provinces, causing significant economic losses.
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Museum restoring Japanese paintings
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A MUSEUM in Changchun, capital of northeast Jilin Province, is restoring Japanese paintings it has collected over a long period of time from across the world.
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Liaoning culls pigs
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Northeast China’s Liaoning Province has culled 8,116 pigs in response to an outbreak of African swine fever, the provincial animal health and production bureau said yesterday.
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China marks Japan’s WWII surrender
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A PEACE assembly was held in Nanjing, capital of east China’s Jiangsu Province, yesterday to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II. Representatives from countries, including
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China drags US to WTO over solar tariffs
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA has launched the World Trade Organization dispute settlement procedure over US safeguard measures on imported photovoltaic products and subsidies for its renewable energy products, the Ministry
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Ryder Cup door is open for trending Tiger
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
The upside to Jim Furyk finishing so early at the PGA Championship on Sunday, at Bellerive Country Club, Missouri, was being able to watch the final round on television, partly as a player but mostly as
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Serena bounces back to cruise in Cincinnati opener
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
SERENA Williams re-established her customary superiority, hammering Daria Gavrilova 6-1, 6-2 to reach the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Monday. The 23-time Grand Slam champion showed full
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Phone flight change
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Domestic airlines began allowing passengers to reschedule or refund tickets on their mobile phones amid frequent flight delays or cancellations due to inclement weather.
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Porn sites targeted
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
More than 210 suspects have been detained in an operation targeting online porn in southern Guangdong Province, local police said yesterday.
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HK raises alarm after 4 dengue fever cases
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Four local cases of dengue fever have been registered in Hong Kong in a short period of time this month, which is “unusual” in the city, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government’s Centre
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Faulty DPT vaccine total doubles to 500,000
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
STATE Council investigators discovered that Changchun Changsheng Life Sciences Ltd produced a total of nearly 500,000 defective DPT vaccines. DPT refers to a combination of vaccines against three infectious
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Tokyo urged to reflect on invasion history
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA yesterday urged Japan to face up to and reflect on its invasion history, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said in a press release. According to reports, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent
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Struggling Alonso to retire at the end of F1 season
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has announced he will retire from Formula One at the end of the season after his recent struggles with underachieving McLaren.The 37-year-old Spaniard — who has
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China’s friendly foe speed kings
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINESE sprinters Su Bingtian and Xie Zhenye are locked in a fierce but friendly rivalry that is propelling them ever faster — just in time for this weekend’s Asian Games. The speedsters have been in
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Floods ravage Heilongjiang
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Floods triggered by heavy rain have resulted in direct economic losses of more than 4 billion yuan (US$580 million) in northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province, local authorities said yesterday.
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Fuel smuggling ring busted
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Customs authorities in east China’s Jiangsu Province have busted a major network involved in smuggling more than 100,000 tons of fuel.
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Gene-editing for spider silk
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Chinese scientists have used gene-editing techniques to make silkworms produce spider silk, and have achieved efficient yields compared with earlier attempts.
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ARJ21 jet completes hot Turpan flight test
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
China’s domestically-made ARJ21 regional plane has completed its high-temperature flight test in Turpan, northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, its developer said yesterday.
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Stokes cleared of affray
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Cricketer Ben Stokes has been called up for England’s third test against India on Saturday, after he was found not guilty of affray by a jury yesterday following a trial at Bristol Crown Court.
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Saving the giant panda
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
China has made significant progress in saving the giant panda, thanks to continuous efforts to restore the habitat of the rare species and improve their population and genetic diversity, an official said
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China can take your satellite into space
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Do you want to take a satellite into space? Your satellite could be chosen for a ride on Chinese Long March carrier rocket over the next three years.
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Graphite deposit unearthed
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A LARGE graphite deposit has been discovered in central China’s Henan Province, the provincial department of land and resources said.
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Unique stone chateau in Ningxia, a testimony to desert winemaking
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Old stone buildings with tiled roofs, ancient sculptures, ceilings made of dumped cork, and a stone table made of a century-old cart wheel, the Yuanshi Chinese chateau at the eastern foot of Helan Mountain
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Guangdong-HK-Macau Greater Bay Area development steps up a gear
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
FOR Li Zhiping, a bus driver commuting between Guangdong and Hong Kong, the Humen Bridge is his most frequent route. But not for long. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, about to open soon, will cut
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Tarnished weightlifting fights for Olympic survival
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
DOPING-RAVAGED weightlifting begins its Asian Games competition on Monday without a banned traditional powerhouse and with the sport’s boss warning it would “slowly disappear” if it was to lose Olympic
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US defense bill draws flak over China ‘contents’
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:01:00 +0200
China yesterday blasted a US military spending bill with the Defense Ministry expressing its firm opposition to its China-related contents.
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