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China to inject $157 mn in film, media projects


July 10th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 9 (IANS) China plans to inject more than 1 billion yuan (about $157 million) in film and media enterprises over the next six months, it was reported Monday.The ... Read more...

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Putin begins state visit to China (Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived here Tuesday, kicking off a state visit to China.He will also attend the 12th Meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) ... Read more...

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China must strengthen public diplomacy: expert


June 2nd, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 2 (IANS) China urgently needs to carry out more effective public diplomacy if it is to overcome the misunderstandings, prejudice and suspicions people in other countries have toward ... Read more...

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China doesn’t fret over India-Myanmar ties: Daily


May 29th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Myanmar is seen as a poor show in China, a state-owned daily said Tuesday."Inside China, Singh's visit failed ... Read more...

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BRICS’ solidarity good news for world : Chinese media


March 30th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 30 (IANS) The 4th BRICS summit sent positive signals to the outside world that global stability, security and prosperity could be achieved if everyone pulled together, the Chinese ... Read more...

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Former French midfielder Tigana to coach Shanghai Shenhua


December 19th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, December 19 (IANS) Former French legendary footballer Jean Amadou Tigana has signed for Shanghai Shenhua as the head coach, the Chinese Super League club announced.The 56-year-old Frenchman, who was ... Read more...

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Chinese newspaper wins British media award


December 10th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) The China Daily European Weekly, Europe's first English-language Chinese newspaper, has won an award from a British group for its "clear communication of business news to ... Read more...

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Minibus carrying preschoolers collides with truck in NW China, killing 20


November 16th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by BNO News
QINGYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 20 people were killed on early Wednesday morning when a minibus carrying preschoolers from a kindergarten was involved in an accident in northwestern China, the ... Read more...

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Border management mechanism with China by year end


November 11th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) India Friday said it will have a border dispute management mechanism with China by the yearend.Defence Minister A.K. Antony told reporters that both India and ... Read more...

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China ups pressure over India’s Vietnam oil deal


October 17th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Stepping up pressure on India to scrap oil deals with Vietnam, China has indicated that these agreements in South China Sea could potentially strain bilateral ... Read more...

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Putin calls for closer economic ties with China


October 12th, 2011 - 4:09 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 12 (IANS) Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Tuesday gave a call for closer economic ties with China, saying the two countries share a lot of common interests, Xinhua ... Read more...

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10th anniversary of 9/11 splashed across Chinese media


September 11th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 11 (IANS) Most newspapers here carried articles Sunday to mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11, denouncing terrorist activities.The People's Daily published a news story titled "US starts ... Read more...

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A Chinese woman’s unique protest


August 26th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 26 (IANS) A Chinese woman resorted to a unique protest and asked her former boyfriend to marry her.The woman held up a sign near a Beijing subway station.The ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists inked secret pact with Chinese NGO


August 9th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 9 (IANS) A controversial deal between a Chinese organisation and a UN agency to develop the birthplace of the Buddha in southern Nepal, that was repudiated by a ... Read more...

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Beijing cracks down on illegal cooking oil


July 13th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 13 (IANS) Authorities here have cracked down on restaurants using illegal cooking oil -- supposedly edible cooking oil produced from so-called gutter oil and swill-cooked oil."All restaurants must ... Read more...

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Nigerian engineer becomes a pop star in China


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Abuja, May 23 (IANS) A Nigerian engineer who migrated to Beijing in 2001 has became a pop star overnight in China after being discovered by a local TV reality show.Hao ... Read more...

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China to fulfill duty as rotating Security Council president in fair way: Envoy


February 25th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
United Nations, Feb 25 (ANI): To effectively maintain international peace and security, China will perform its duty as the rotating president of the UN Security Council in March in a fair, neutral ... Read more...

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Costly high-speed trains concern budget conscious Chinese


January 12th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 12 (ANI): The opening of more fast train services in China has led to fewer regular trains being available for budget-conscious passengers during the upcoming Spring Festival holiday period.In ... Read more...

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Chinese media to get funds to expand overseas


January 5th, 2011 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 5 (IANS) In a move aimed at presenting "true picture" of the country to the world, China will give more funds to media outlets, particularly those targeting overseas readers, in ... Read more...

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China claims new nuke technology


January 4th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan.4 (ANI): China's ambitions to lead the world in nuclear power were boosted today by reports that its scientists had mastered a key technique in the reprocessing of spent uranium.The Guardian ... Read more...

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China’s military buildup will correspond with its economy: Liang


December 29th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 29 (ANI): Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie has said that his country's military buildup will correspond with the rapidly developing economy and enhanced national power.In a recent interview with ... Read more...

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China bans foreign words in local media


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) China has banned the use of foreign words, particularly English ones, in the Chinese media.The ban order, which applies to newspapers, publishers and website-owners, was issued by the ... Read more...

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Wen upset with negative Indian media coverage


December 17th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Upset with negative media coverage of his talks here, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Friday hit out at the Indian media saying it was causing "much damage" ... Read more...

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China exposes 19 websites in latest crackdown on pornography


December 17th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 17 (ANI): Nineteen Chinese websites have been exposed by the country's watchdog for spreading obscene flash and cell phone games.China Daily quoted a statement by the General Administration of ... Read more...

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Chinese media harps on ties with India


December 17th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 17 (IANS) The Sino-Indian pledge to promote bilateral ties was splashed across the Chinese media Friday, with reports emphasising the positives from the Manmohan Singh-Wen Jiabao meeting.China's official news ... Read more...

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Report: At least 22 killed in China grassland fire


December 5th, 2010 - 11:02 pm ICT by BNO News
BEIJING (BNO NEWS) -- At least 22 people have been killed and several others have been injured after a grassland fire in southwest China, state-run media reported on Sunday.Chinese media said the ... Read more...

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Chinese media turns black-and-white to mourn mudslide deaths


August 15th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 15 (IANS) Online versions of major Chinese newspapers including China Daily, Global Times, People's Daily and Shanghai Daily wore a black-and-white look Sunday to mourn the over 1,200 deaths in ... Read more...

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Panda Quan Quan’s death blamed on gas poisoning


July 28th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Quan Quan, the 21 year old beloved panda was killed by gas poisoning, according to Chinese officials.Officials say the panda, which is 70 years in panda age, ... Read more...

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Toddler Becomes Trapped in Washing Machine


June 21st, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A family as well a crew of firefighters had to work frantically to try to release the three year old girl after the toddler became trapped in a ... Read more...

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China bids for Newsweek in vain


June 18th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 18 (ANI): Despite failing to acquire Newsweek magazine - the country's first bid for a Western publication, China's Southern Daily Group is looking forward to make other similar purchases."The offer ... Read more...

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TV New Zealand targeted in spate of World Cup media robberies


June 13th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 13 (DPA) A television crew from New Zealand have become the latest victims of a spate of robberies targeting foreign journalists covering the World Cup in South Africa. The team said ... Read more...

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Tibetans condemn death sentence awarded by China


June 4th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), June 4 (ANI): Tibetans-in-exile voiced their deep concern in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamsala city on Friday over the Chinese Government's decision to award capital punishment to a Tibetan and lengthy ... Read more...

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Cross-dresser triggers major controversy after TV appearance


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): A cross-dressing competitor has triggered a major controversy after participating in Hunan TV's 2010 Happy Boys, the male equivalent of the channel's popular female talent show Super ... Read more...

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Chinese media turns black-and-white to mourn quake victims


April 21st, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 21 (IANS) Print and online versions of major Chinese newspapers including China Daily, Global Times, People's Daily and Shanghai Daily wore a black-and-white look Wednesday to mourn the more than ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama denounces Chinese media censorship on Tibet


March 18th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Mar 18 (ANI): The Dalai Lama today condemned media censorship in China, saying the Chinese people have a right to know the truth about happening in Tibet.He made the remarks at ... Read more...

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