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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......

Tinajin blasts: Death toll rises to 112; nearly 100 missing

Firefighters walk past a damaged truck at the site of Wednesday night's explosions in Binhai new district of Tianjin, China. The death toll from massive explosions in China's port city of Tianjin......

Death toll from Tianjin explosions climbs to 104

Sodium cyanide, a deadly chemical that emits highly toxic gases if it is burnt or comes in contact with water along with other chemicals, has been detected at the blast site. A firefighter walks......

Tianjin explosions: Fire continues to rage; toll mounts to 56

Firefighters run as smoke rises at the site of the explosions at the Binhai new district in Tianjin, China. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters Over 1,000 firefighters aided by military experts trained......

50 killed, over 700 injured in China's deadly port explosions

Powerful explosions tore through a warehouse storing hazardous chemicals in north China's major port city, killing at least 50 people and injuring over 700 others as the twin blasts sent......

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......

Force China to open its markets for Indian goods

India needs to adopt a more proactive policy of triggering exports to China, notes China expert Srikanth Kondapalli. IMAGE: China's currency was devalued recently by nearly 4 per cent. Photograph:......

China's growth steady at 7% as investment rebounds

It has been a difficult year for the world's second-largest economy. China's economy grew an annual 7 per cent in the second quarter, steady with the previous quarter and slightly better than......

Expect worst drought in Asia, India may be hit

Dozens of farmers have already committed suicide in India after damage from unseasonal rains this year. Now if the summer rains are below normal, rural discontent will deepen. In 2009, the El Nino......

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,......

Bolt wins 100m gold in world record

Jamaica's Usain Bolt won the men's Olympic 100 metres in stunning style on Saturday, obliterating his own world record to win in 9.69 seconds.He took the most coveted athletic crown with ease,......
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How Dr Zhivago stirred a cold war

Title: The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book; Authors: Peter Finn and Petra Couvee; Publisher: Vintage;... ...

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Exiled Tibetans in India voice concern over China's oppression ahead of TAR's 50th anniversary

Aug 22, 5:47 pm Dharamsala, Aug.22 ( ANI ): Tibetans-in-exile in Dharamsala have alleged that China has stepped up oppression ahead of... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail2/story230081/exiled-tibetans-in-india-voice-concern-over-china-039-s-oppression-ahead-of-tar-039-s-50th-anniversary.html
Chinese Man Gets 62,500 US Dollars for Panda Bite

On March 1, 2014, Guan Quanzhi, 68, of Liziba village in Bikou Township, Gansu Province was bitten while watching and chasing a wild giant panda... ...

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China issues guidance to boost new Silk Road, regional development

In an attempt to support its new Silk Road infrastructure initiative, China's government rolled out fresh guidance on Friday that would also look... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/world-news/china-issues-guidance-to-boost-new-silk-road-regional-development/article1-1382768.aspx
Xi Jinping said to put population over growth in China economic plan

Beijing: Facing a demographic time bomb that threatens China's economic rise, President Xi Jinping is considering shifting his priority to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Politics/niO3FD7TPMCCn9kbWpauBK/Xi-Jinping-said-to-put-population-over-growth-in-China-econo.html

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