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Tian'anmen Rostrum to be closed from Aug. 1 to Sept. 7

Air crash in Colombia kills at least 11

IOC vote closer than expected


China's non-manufacturing PMI improves in July

China's service sector activity further picked up steam in July, an official monthly survey showed on Saturday. The purchasing managers'...

China manufacturing activity retreats in July

Weather warning from doctors after man dies of heat stroke

DOCTORS have warned city residents to take care during the current heatwave, after a man died of heat stroke this week and six people...


Debris ‘almost certainly’ from missing flight

MALAYSIAN authorities confirmed yesterday that the aircraft wreckage washed up on an Indian Ocean island was from a Boeing 777, meaning...


Ex-police chief expelled from Party

THE former police chief in north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region has been expelled from the Communist Party of China and put...


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Zimbabwe looks to extradite lion’s killer

Zimbabwe looks to extradite lion’s killer

ZIMBABWE intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a...

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Bigger may not be better for ‘super hospitals’

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JUST before midnight, the pavement outside the glowing high-rise towers of the...

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North Korea’s Kim claims historic gold

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NORTH Korean teen Kim Kuk Hyang made history on Thursday with her country’s...

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Russia cuts key rate

RUSSIA’S central bank cut its key interest rate by 50 basis points to 11 percent yesterday as expected, saying...


FedEx takeover probe

THE European Union is opening an in-depth probe into whether FedEx’s proposed US$4.9 billion takeover of Dutch...


Uber says will invest US$1b in India

RIDE-HAILING service Uber has announced a US$1 billion investment for the Indian market for the next nine months...


Tech firms eye game market

HIGH-TECH firms including chip makers, smartphone vendors and data analysis firms, are seeking game-related market...


Rural e-commerce growth beats cities

A customer shops at an Alibaba rural service center in Jinjia Village, Tonglu, Zhejiang Province. E-commerce growth...


Honda showcases racing bike

Japan’s automaker Honda displays the company’s racing style road bike model “RC213V-S,” modified from the Moto...

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Surge in tourist complaints

THERE has been huge surge of complaints about tourism services, catering and accommodation in the first half of...


Buzz over firefighters ending hornet service

CITY residents who find hornets have built a nest in their homes will soon have to pay to have it removed. For...


8 arrests for recruitment scam

EIGHT people suspected of running a bogus recruitment agency scam have been arrested, the Putuo District People’s...


Probe into swaying high-rises that leave residents ‘seasick’

RESIDENTS in high-rise blocks in Jiading District say they are being made “seasick” by a strange swaying motion...


Almost 2m yuan scam cash recovered

POLICE have helped a city business recover almost 2 million yuan (US$ 322,139) after it was conned by online swindlers...

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A woman in Nanjing city recently complained to the media that she was denied access into a local cinema when she wanted to take in hamburger and French fries. The cinema only allows food and beverage bought from its own store. Despite the consumer association saying it was violating consumer rights, the "No outside food" rule is still in practice at some Chinese cinemas. What do you think of the rule?





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US baby milk producer pays US$12m after bribery charge

AMERICAN infant formula producer Mead Johnson Nutrition has agreed to pay US$12 million to settle federal civil...


4 jailed for fighting at HK airport

FOUR people from China’s mainland have been jailed in Hong Kong following a violent dispute at the city’s airport....


Woman dies as elevator malfunctions

A WOMAN was killed yesterday, apparently due to an elevator malfunction in her apartment building in Hangzhou,...

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‘Mei Lanfang’ bridges dance and Peking Opera

IN memory of Mei Lanfang, one of the most respected Peking Opera artists in modern history, a new dance drama named...


Flying Tigers’ interpreter keeps memory of legendary aces alive

John Yee is considered the last living member of the legendary US Flying Tigers....


Bittersweet memoirs of childhood in 1930s Shanghai

Patricia Luce Chapman was having tea at the Great Wall in Beijing in 1940 with her family and friends when a Japanese...

World

Rolling Stone sued over Uni rape story

Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape...


Calais migrants ‘undaunted’

Migrants massed around the entrance to the Channel Tunnel said yesterday they would keep trying to sneak across...


India hangs convict in 1993 Mumbai blasts

Ignoring pleas and petitions by civil society groups, India yesterday hanged an accountant convicted of supporting...

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Dynasty of Champions

ONE: Dynasty of Champions, a mixed martial arts event, will hold its second leg of this year’s series at Shanghai...


Azarenka pulls out

FORMER No. 1 Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of next week’s Citi Open in Washington because of an injured right...


Fraser-Pryce fires warning to sprint rivals

SHELLY-ANN Fraser-Pryce swept to victory in the Stockholm Diamond League 100 meters on Thursday with a 10.93-second...


England on course in 3rd Ashes test

England’s Steven Finn celebrates the wicket of Australia’s Peter Nevill, caught by wicketkeeper Jos Buttler for...


Guardiola still undecided over Bayern future

SHORTLY before kicking off his third and possibly final season in charge, Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola is...


Walcott, Cazorla in new Arsenal deals

ARSENAL forward Theo Walcott and Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla have signed new contracts with the Gunners, the...


Pettersen grabs lead in 2nd round

GOLF reclaimed center stage from Donald Trump at the Women’s British Open as Suzann Pettersen tamed tough early...


PSG braces for Lyon clash

Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic eyes the ball during a training session at Saputo Stadium in Montreal, Canada,...

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Party-animal badger found drunk on Polish beach

A female badger was recovering at a Polish animal shelter Wednesday, two days after the party animal was found...


UK boy makes stunning finding about old book he was given as a gift

IN an amazing twist of fate, a schoolboy opened a book and found it used to belong to a 13-year-old of the same...


'Cute black puppies' raised by villager for two years turn out endangered black bears

TWO Asian black bears mistakenly bred as “pet dogs” by a local villager for two years in Yunnan Province have been...



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