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Top Beijing tax official sentenced to death for corruption

A former chief of Beijing's local taxation bureau was sentenced to death, with a two-year reprieve, for accepting bribes and embezzling up to 10 million yuan, as part of a crackdown on officials......

How the world celebrated Yoga Day

From Peru's historic citadel of Machu Picchu to the United Nations’ sprawling lawns in New York, yoga mats were spread at iconic landmarks across the world as yoga practitioners today......

Dhaka, Delhi bonded under Beijing's shadow

The Sheikh Hasina-Narendra Modi summit put India-Bangladesh ties on a firmer pitch.Brigadier S K Chatterji (retd) takes stock. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi drove down to the airport to......

Why Dalai Lama's Tawang visit rattles China

Beijing is clearly rattled by the Dalai Lama's visit. Unlike the 2009 visit, which was a four-day religious tour, the current visit is a high-decibel, 10-day affair, without the fig leaf of a......

Woman's face burned after headphones explode mid-flight

A woman suffered facial injuries when her headphones exploded on a flight, in a first such incident in Australia, officials said on Wednesday as they warned about the dangers of battery-operated......

Beijing Olympics to create 1.8 mn jobs

The Beijing Olympics in 2008 will generate 1.8 million new jobs in the host city, says the Beijing Municipal statistics Bureau. A research report by the bureau estimates that between 2004 and 2008,......

Beijing: 1 car for every 10 residents

One in ten persons in the Chinese capital enjoys the luxury of driving his own car, according to the local statistics bureau.Fuelled by China's fast-paced economic growth, the sprawling metropolis......

China Q2 GDP growth strength surprises but reveals growing risks

The government is aiming for economic growth of between 6.5 percent and 7 percent this year. China's economy expanded slightly faster than expected in the second quarter but private investment......

China H1 property investment growth slows for 2nd month

Investment growth in China's real estate in the first half of 2016 contracted for the second month, raising expectations that more stimulus would be rolled out in the remaining of this year to help......

China Q2 GDP growth seen cooling to 7-year low, more stimulus expected

That would be the weakest pace of expansion since the first quarter of 2009, when growth fell to 6.2 per cent. China is expected to post its weakest quarterly economic growth since the global......

Indian badminton manager from Arunachal denied visa by China

'When I checked with the Chinese Embassy about the status of my visa application, I was told by embassy officials that since I belong to Arunachal Pradesh, an approval from Beijing is required' 'It......

Indian Boxing Federation provisionally suspended by AIBA

In a massive jolt to boxing in India, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has suspended the IABF alleging "possible manipulation" in its recent elections but the body has denied the charge,......
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China industrial profits quicken in May, seen fading as finance costs rise

BEIJING - Profits at China's industrial companies surged 16.7 percent in May from a year earlier, accelerating from April and defying expectations... ...

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China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate given medical parole

Imprisoned Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate and dissident Liu Xiaobo has been transferred to a hospital after being diagnosed with late-stage... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/619478/chinas-jailed-nobel-peace-laureate.html
How the world celebrated Yoga Day

From Peru's historic citadel of Machu Picchu to the United Nations’ sprawling lawns in New York, yoga mats were spread at iconic landmarks... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pix-how-the-world-is-celebrating-yoga-day/20170621.htm
China's month-on-month home price growth remains robust in May

BEIJING - Prices in China's sizzling property market kept pace in May with the previous month, indicating resilient demand despite the imposition... ...

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China May new yuan loans stronger than forecast, M2 slowest since mid-1990s

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese banks extended more credit than expected in May as home loans expanded even as policymakers struggled to rein in... ...

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