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Baby food safety turning Chinese to look for imports


July 16th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 16 (IANS) Afraid of a series of food safety scandals in the country, many Chinese parents have started importing baby formula food from overseas.According to China Daily, these ... Read more...

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Chinese ship pays goodwill visit to Canada


June 27th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 27 (IANS) A Chinese Navy training vessel was on a three-day goodwill visit to Canada, a media report said Wednesday.The vessel was received by some 300 members of ... Read more...

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12 killed in China riots (Lead)


February 29th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 28 (IANS) A violent mob Tuesday chopped to death at least 10 people in China's Muslim-majority Xinjiang Uygur region, following which police chased the mob and shot dead ... Read more...

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12 killed in China riots


February 28th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 28 (IANS) A violent mob Tuesday chopped to death at least 10 people in China's Muslim-majority Xinjiang Uygur region, following which police chased the mob and shot dead ... Read more...

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Culture, education helping Arab-China relations: UAE daily


December 30th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 30 (IANS/WAM) Mutual respect between Arab countries and China is being built through cultural and educational programmes, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily has said.China was a ... Read more...

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Malay Indian voters to support Barisan Nasional


April 23rd, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Apr 23 (ANI): Indian voters in Malaysia are returning to the country's ruling political coalition Barisan Nasional because the community felt betrayed by opposition party Pakatan Rakyat for not fulfilling ... Read more...

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Malaysian PM assures Indians to resolve problems


November 1st, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Klang (Malaysia), Nov 1 (IANS) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has said that his government would continue to pay "serious attention" to problems faced by the ethnic Indian community.His assurance ... Read more...

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Free dissident, says Obama as Chinese daily pans Nobel (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/Beijing, Oct 9 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper have called upon China to free activist Liu Xiaobo after he won the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Half of trafficked sex workers in Britain are Chinese


August 20th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Almost half of all women trafficked into Britain and forced into prostitution are Chinese nationals, a police report has said. A study by British Police found that 17,000 of ... Read more...

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Sexy singers to perform in Malaysia’s Chinese festival


August 8th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
George Town (Malaysia), Aug 8 (IANS) The Chinese community here has rejected demands from conservative leaders to have operas and cultural shows for a festival, instead they want performances by scantily clad ... Read more...

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Kolkata’s Chinese community celebrates year of the Tiger


February 14th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 14 (ANI): The Chinese community living in Kolkata celebrated the Year of the Tiger on Sunday.The Chinese New Year is the biggest festival in the Chinese calendar. Based on ... Read more...

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Bullied Chinese dwarves turn village into theme park


September 30th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 30 (ANI): A Chinese community of dwarves was so frustrated with people making fun of their height that they turned their remote village into a theme park.Initially the tiny group ... Read more...

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Student who threw shoe at Chinese PM cleared of any offence


June 3rd, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3(ANI): Martin Jahnke the student who threw a shoe at Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao has been cleared of any offence, after the Cambridge Magistrates' Court found him not guilty ... Read more...

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Role for all races in ‘One Malaysia’: PM-in-waiting


April 1st, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 1 (IANS) The "One Malaysia" concept is vital to recognise the contributions made by Malaysians of all races towards the development of the country, said Deputy Prime Minister ... Read more...

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I call myself a son of India, says Dalai Lama


March 31st, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Calling himself a son of India, the Dalai Lama, the spiritual head of the Tibetan Buddhists, Tuesday praised the "non-sectarian principles" of the country on the 50th ... Read more...

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Having anagered India, Miliband goes soft on China


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.23 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband has already ruffled India with his comments on Kashmir, and also his attempt to link the resolution of the Kashmir dispute to the ... Read more...

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Now, an online test to predict depression


December 3rd, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): An online test, called predictD, has been developed by University College London researchers which can tell whether or not a person is suffering from depression.PredictD is a ... Read more...

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Cheat massage parlours cum brothels ripping off health funds Down Under


November 17th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): An undercover investigation revealed that about 80 massage services in Sydney were actually brothels in disguise, offering sexual services in the name of raunchy massages, and even ... Read more...

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After pop music and dance, Malaysian state wants gaming ban


August 31st, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 31 (IANS) After seeking to ban Western dance and pop music, Malaysia's northern state of Kedah wants to phase out gaming houses, something the non-Muslims, especially ethnic Chinese, resent.State ... Read more...

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Kolkata’’s Chinese gear up for Beijing Olympics


August 7th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Aug 7 (ANI): Chinese residing in Kolkata''s China Town are all geared up to celebrate the opening day of the Beijing Olympics. The migrant Chinese said they were happy that China ... Read more...

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Tamil schools in Malaysia entitled to full government funding: Indian community leader


July 25th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 25 (ANI): Tamil schools in Malaysia need to be brought on par with other schools in the country in terms of funding and facilities, the president of the ... Read more...

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China will not change its policies on Tibet, says expert


July 25th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 25 (ANI): A Tibetan professor has said that China will not change its policies on Tibet, and added that Beijing will provide 170 billion yuan to Tibet during the ... Read more...

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Crispy Duck to go off the menu in Britain


July 21st, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 21 (ANI): Brits will no longer get to savour their favourite Chinese dish of Crispy Duck - as ovens used to prepare the dish do not comply with EU ... Read more...

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Asian Anti-crime vigilante group draws 10,000 marchers in Auckland protest rally


July 5th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland , July 5 (ANI): As a mark of protest against the recent spate of crime against Asians, including the June 7 murder of liquor store owner Navtej Singh, more than ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

South African Chinese now considered ‘black’


June 19th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Pretoria, June 19 (IANS) South Africans of Chinese origin are now officially recognised as part of the previously disadvantaged "black group", which by definition includes South African citizens of African, ... Read more...

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Massive rally in Amsterdam in support of Olympics


May 11th, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Amsterdam, May 11 (Xinhua) Thousands of Chinese students and Chinese Dutch people staged a rally on the Dam Square in downtown Amsterdam in support of the Beijing Olympic Games being held in ... Read more...

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Overseas Chinese celebrate 100-day countdown to Olympics (Roundup)


May 1st, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 1 (Xinhua) Jubilant overseas Chinese are holding colourful activities to celebrate the 100-day countdown to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. In Harare, some 50 representatives of Chinese immigrants, entrepreneurs, media ... Read more...

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Jackie Chan offers to teach Prince Charles Kung fu


November 14th, 2007 - 8:18 am ICT by admin
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