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Man injects HIV blood into girl


May 15th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 15 (IANS) A man in China has been jailed for 12 years for injecting an AIDS patient's blood into a schoolgirl to seek revenge on her father.Xie Long, ... Read more...

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Asian Boxing: Pinki, Sonia, Sarita in semifinals


March 21st, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Indian women pugilists Pinki Jangra, Sonia Lather and Sarita Devi secured semifinal berths in their respective categories at the Asian Women Boxing Championships at Ulaanbaatar ... Read more...

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Vladimir Putin’s double found in China


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 23 (IANS) A farmer from central China has recently been found to bear a striking resemblance to Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.Luo Yuanping has become a minor celebrity ... Read more...

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North Korea woos tourists


September 22nd, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS) North Korea is now a tourist destination.In order to attract foreign investment, North Korea is trying to reinvent itself as a tourist destination, reported Daily Telegraph.The ... Read more...

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Exposure to second-hand smoke ‘ups breast cancer risk’


March 2nd, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 2 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke as a child or adult increases a woman's risk of breast cancer.Their study of nearly 80,000 women found breast ... Read more...

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Smoking ‘ups breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women’


March 2nd, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 02 (ANI): A new research has found that postmenopausal women who smoke or used to smoke have up to a 16 pc higher risk of developing breast cancer compared to ... Read more...

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Li Fu of China had a knife stuck in his brain for 4 years


February 18th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For more than four years, a Chinese man walked around with a knife in his head.The man, Li Fu, only got to know that he had a ... Read more...

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Chinese man with migraines shocked to find he had knife in his brain for 4-yrs


February 17th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A Chinese man, who visited a doctor to complain about continuous migraines, was shocked when he was told that he had a 4in knife blade stuck in his ... Read more...

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New study explains how brain knows what the nose smells


February 5th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): We know that a scent picked up by nose receptors travels to the brain, but how the brain processes these smells has never been explained until now.Stanford researchers ... Read more...

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Popular Chinese blogger’s magazine shuts down


December 28th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 28 (IANS) The editing team of Party, a magazine started by popular Chinese novelist and blogger Han Han, has been dismissed before the release of its second issue.The editing ... Read more...

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125-year-old woman is oldest Chinese


October 17th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 17 (IANS) A 125-year-old woman is China's oldest person, a media report said Sunday.Luo Meizhen, of Bama county in Guangxi Zhuang region, topped the list of the longest-living people ... Read more...

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125-year-old woman tops ‘longest living Chinese’ list


October 17th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 17 (ANI): A woman, aged 125, has topped the latest list of the 10 longest-living people in China.Luo Meizhen is from Southwest China and believed to be the oldest ... Read more...

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China against distinguishing between India and Pakistan


July 30th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): China would like to have friendly relations with both India and Pakistan, senior members of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party said here today.Participating ... Read more...

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Chance to survive ‘dim’ for 100 buried in China landslide


June 29th, 2010 - 5:49 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 29 (IANS) About 107 people from 38 families had a "slim" chance to survive after being buried by a rainstorm-triggered landslide Monday afternoon in southwest China's Guizhou Province, officials said. The ... Read more...

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China begins construction of new nuclear power plant


April 26th, 2010 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) China has begun constructing a large nuclear power plant in southern Hainan province. The construction of the plant started Sunday in Changjiang County of Hainan province with an estimated ... Read more...

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Chinese man, 68cm tall, bids for World’s Smallest Man title


January 24th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): A Chinese man, measuring up at just 68cm, is making a bid to Guinness World Records for the world's shortest man title.Wu Kang is looking to dethrone current ... Read more...

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Pakistan issues stamp to honour China


October 1st, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 1 (Xinhua) Pakistan issued a commemorative postage stamp Thursday to mark the 60th anniversary of Communist China, and Beijing's envoy described Sino-Pakistani relations as "higher than the Himalayas, deeper than ... Read more...

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Chinese anti-submarine choppers inducted in Pak Navy


October 1st, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct.1 (ANI): The Pakistani Navy, which has acquired six Anti Submarine Warfare (ASW) helicopters, Z9EC, from China, inducted the first batch of three such anti-submarine choppers into the Navy on Wednesday.Several ... Read more...

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Pak inks 220-million-dollar satellite deal with China


September 19th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep. 19 (ANI): Pakistan has signed an agreement with China to provide a 220-million-dollar financial grant to help the Islamic country launch a communication satellite.The operational life of Pakistan's existing satellite ... Read more...

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Pakistan, China to jointly develop satellite


September 18th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 18 (Xinhua) Pakistan and China Friday signed an agreement to build a communication satellite in the next three years, officials said. China will provide $200 million to Pakistan to build the ... Read more...

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China raises questions over US embassy expansion plans again


September 13th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.13 (ANI): China has once again expressed its concerns over the massive expansion work of the US embassy in Islamabad.Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui met President Asif Ali Zardari here ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants to strengthen ties with China: Zardari


September 12th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday said his country wants to further bolster the existing strong bilateral ties with China and to enhance the strategic economic cooperation between ... Read more...

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US wants to establish ‘Mini Pentagon’ in Islamabad: JUI chief


September 6th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.6 (ANI): Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI) chief Fazlur Rehman has said the United States want to create a mini Pentagon in Islamabad.The Nation quoted Rehman as saying that US' plans are threatening ... Read more...

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China expresses concern over US embassy’s expansion plans in Islamabad


September 5th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.5 (ANI): China has expressed concerns over reports of a massive expansion of the US embassy in Islamabad.Addressing a press conference here, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui said that the ... Read more...

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Uncertainty stalks Urumqi residents after needle stabbings


September 4th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Urumqi (China), Sep 4 (Xinhua) Despite heavy security and patrolling helicopters, there was uncertainty among the residents of Urumqi in western China Friday morning following a wave of hypodermic needle stabbings and ... Read more...

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Oasis Barred from China over Free Tibet Concert


March 3rd, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by GD
The band Oasis revealed that they have been barred from performing in China because they had played at a Free Tibet concert over 12 years ago. The brothers Liam and Noel ... Read more...

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Freed Chinese engineer tells of Pak Taliban ordeal


February 17th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Chinese engineer freed from Pakistan Tgaliban captivity has recalled his nearly six-month ordeal, saying that he lived in constant fear and despair, and was prepared to ... Read more...

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Chinese engineer abducted, released in Pakistan


February 15th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 15 (Xinhua) A Chinese engineer, who was abducted by the Taliban in August last year, has been released, officials said Sunday.The engineer arrived at the Chinese embassy here Sunday ... Read more...

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Kenyans celebrate as son of soil Obama gets set o become 44th US President


January 20th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Nairobi (Kenya), Jan.20 (ANI): Americans aren''t the only ones celebrating Barack Obama''s ascendancy to the US presidency. Kenyans too are embracing the American-born son of a Kenyan man as one of ... Read more...

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China envoy criticises US raids inside Pak


September 14th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Sept 14 (ANI): Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Luo Zhaohui has reportedly criticsied the cross-border raids in the Pakistani Tribal Areas by the US forces, saying that Pakistan and the ... Read more...

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Olympics Day 3 - Hockey


August 11th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by admin
BEIJING - AUGUST 11\: Matt Daly of Great Britain falls of Muhammed Saqlain and Rehan Butt of Pakistan during the Olympic Green Hockey Field on Day 3 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic ... Read more...

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Body armour Kevlar set to get germ-fighting virtues


July 21st, 2008 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Being strong, lightweight and fire resistant, Kevlar is considered an ideal material for protective clothing worn by firefighters, police and other emergency workers. Now researchers from University ... Read more...

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Chinese Olympic Committee gives details of eight doping cases


July 9th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 9 (Xinhua) The Chinese Olympic Committee Wednesday released details of eight doping cases found in the first half of the year ahead of the Beijing Olympic Games. Chinese men's top ... Read more...

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China publicly voices concern over terror outfits operating from Pak areas


April 19th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 19 (ANI): In what is being described as the first instance when China has talked about difficulties in its relations with Pakistan, its ambassador in Islamabad said that Turkestan ... Read more...

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China asks Pak to be wary of separatist Turkestans designs to harm ties


April 19th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 19 (ANI): Chinese ambassador in Pakistan Luo Zhaohui has said that the Turkestan Islamic Movement, a militant separatist group in its Xinjiang province, was an unfriendly force trying to ... Read more...

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