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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......

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......

After 3 years, MH370 search ends with no plane

The arduous underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was suspended on Tuesday, nearly three years after the plane vanished mysteriously over the Indian Ocean with 239 people,......

India joins hands with world's most populous Muslim nation to combat terror

India and Indonesia have decided to expand their defence and maritime security ties and resolved to effectively deal with terrorism, calling for "zero tolerance" towards it. The two countries,......

When China stole India's thunder

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the BRICS summit in Goa. Photograph: BRICS/Facebook. The BRICS summit made clear that......

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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12 held for spreading extremist content online in China

Beijing: Twelve persons have been arrested between January and March in China’s restive Muslim-majority Xinjiang province for allegedly... ...

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Apple wins iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus patent case in China

New York - Apple has won a trial against a Chinese phone maker in Beijing as a court overturned a ruling against Apple Inc. over iPhone patents, a... ...

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Getting radicalised

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Master of Silkpunk

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China home price gains spread in February amid stepped up battle against speculators

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