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China Travel | Dec 5, 2010 AM

Zhangjiajie National Forest Park & Wulingyuan Scenic Area

As one of China's most beautiful nature reserves, Zhangjiajie has wonderful hiking trails in a serene environment of staggering natural beauty.Zhangj...

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Cancer village

Environment | Dec 4, 2010 AM

Cancer village Shangba - village of death

Water spurts from a well near the Dabaoshan mine which, like most in China, has not faced strict environmental controls in recent years. An estimated...

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Cancer village

Environment | Dec 3, 2010 PM

Cancer hangs over villages along Huai River

Nationwide, cancer rates have surged in mainland China since the 1990s to become the nation's biggest killer. In 2007, the disease was responsible fo...

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Pollution in China

Environment | Dec 3, 2010 AM

Pollution in China - Appalling photos

Pollution in China is one aspect of the broader topic of environmental issues in China. Various forms of pollution (water pollution, air pollution, e...

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Capsule Apartment

Chinese Society | Dec 1, 2010 PM

Man Built An Egg Shaped Dwelling As His Home In Beijing

November 30, 2010, Beijing - Dai Haifei, 24, graduated only half a year ago. Using the design skills he learned at his company, Dai built a small "eg...

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Zhou Libo

Entertainment | Nov 29, 2010 AM

Zhou Libo's toilet comments draw public anger

November 28, 2010, Shanghai - "The Internet is a place for netizens to throw their private shit, and when all private ones get together, it becomes p...

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Super Girl

Entertainment | Nov 28, 2010 AM

Super Girl dies in plastic surgery accident

Wang Bei (Chinese name:王蓓), 24-year-old female singer died early last week when she was having plastic surgery in central China's Hubei Province, l...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 28, 2010 AM

Spectacular fireworks end 16th Asian Games

November 27,2010, Guangzhou - It was a spectacular climax to the 16th Asian Games, as China showcased the power and splendour of Asia, with a befitti...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 25, 2010 AM

Liu Xiang completes Asian Games hat trick

November 24, 2010, Guangzhou - China's media declared "flying man" Liu Xiang (Chinese:刘翔) had returned to greatness after winning his third Asian G...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 14, 2010 AM

16th Asian Games open amid fireworks, water show

GUANGZHOU, Nov. 12 -- The 16th Asian Games opened in central Guangzhou on Friday in a blaze of pyrotechnics as China staged the biggest sporting gal...

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Tencent QQ

China Economy | Nov 3, 2010 AM

QQ or 360 - Tencent requires QQ users uninstall 360

Shenzhen, November 3rd, 2010 - The war between Tencent QQ (0700.HK), the No. 1 internet software provider of China, and Qihoo 360 Technology Inc., a ...

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Population Census

Chinese Society | Nov 1, 2010 PM

China goes door-to-door for world's biggest census

BEIJING, November 1st,2010 -- China kicked off a once-a-decade census Monday, a whirlwind 10-day head count that sees 6 million census takers scrutin...

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World Expo 2010

Chinese Society | Oct 31, 2010 AM

Shanghai World Expo Ends; Drew 72 Million Visitors

SHANGHAI,October 31 -- Curtains came down today on the six- month-long 'Shanghai Expo', billed as the biggest and most expensive fair in which almost...

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Nail House

Chinese Society | Oct 30, 2010 AM

Kunming "Nail House" Entrenched by Deep Moat,Windows Shot through

Kunming, October 30 - The family says that somebody even shot a bullet through one of their windows in an effort to get them to leave, according to a...

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China Internet Market

China Economy | Oct 28, 2010 PM

Baidu,Tencent Issue Joint Statement against 360

Shenzhen - Afternoon of 27 October, Tencent united Baidu, KingSoft, Maxthon, Keniu and other internet service companies and jointly issued a statemen...

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high speed railway

Science | Oct 27, 2010 AM

Shanghai-Hangzhou high-speed railway begins operation

A new high-speed rail line connecting Shanghai and Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province, will begin operation Tuesday.A total of 50 high speed ...

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Hainan Deluge

Chinese Society | Oct 17, 2010 AM

New storms hit flood-ravaged Hainan, 500 dams threatened

HAIKOU - A new round of storms has been pounding south China's island province of Hainan since Thursday, raising water levels in the province's 500 r...

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Coal mine accident

Chinese Society | Oct 16, 2010 PM

Explosion in Chinese coal mine kills 20, traps 17

BEIJING -- The blast came shortly after the world was riveted by Chile's dramatic rescue of 33 trapped miners after they spent more than two months u...

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Trade Fair

China Economy | Oct 16, 2010 AM

Canton Fair, China's largest trade fair opens

GUANGZHOU -- Canton Fair, China's largest trade fair and a key barometer of its trade and economic development, opened Friday amid growing concerns t...

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Richest Chinese

Chinese Society | Oct 15, 2010 PM

$12b man now richest in China

China has a new richest man, and his claim to the crown is an indication that domestic consumption is the key driver in the rising number of China's ...

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