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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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‘Introvert’ Chinese lady loses civil service race


May 12th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 12 (IANS) A 27-year-old Chinese woman, who was ranked among the top in a civil service test, was eliminated from the race because she was an "introvert".Huang Hong ... Read more...

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Chinese concerned at TV’s negative effects


February 25th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 25 (IANS) A majority of people in China are concerned over certain TV programmes that could negatively affect or mislead teenagers, says a survey.The online survey -- conducted ... Read more...

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IIM-Shillong will teach about China’s growth story


January 31st, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 31 (IANS) As Asia's influence in the world economy grows, the youngest Indian Institute of Management - IIM Shillong - plans to teach a lesson or two on ... Read more...

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China looks for potential pilots on college campuses


November 29th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 29 (IANS) Having been hit by an acute shortage of pilots, China's civil airlines are approaching university graduates through campus recruitment drive.The step to massively recruit and train ... Read more...

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Chinese expert lauds Indian courts


November 25th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 25 (IANS) Chinese courts are much weaker than India's, an opinion piece in a Chinese daily said, adding that initiating a PIL in India "comes with no political ... Read more...

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China’s GDP growth to slow to 9.2 percent


November 20th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 20 (IANS) China's GDP growth will slow down to 9.2 percent in 2012 from 9.4 percent this year, experts say.The economic expansion will continue the easing trend in ... Read more...

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China likely to relax property policies in 2012


November 20th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 20 (IANS) China is likely to loosen its restrictions on the country's property market in the third quarter of next year, as plummeting prices could slow the growth ... Read more...

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China exempts 13 crimes from death penalty punishment


February 25th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by BNO News
BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- The Chinese Government on Friday exempted 13 crimes from death penalty punishment, leaving the number of crimes punishable by death at 55, the state-run Xinhua news agency ... Read more...

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Chinese cities asked to upgrade air pollution monitoring system


January 21st, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 21 (IANS) Chinese authorities have been asked to check and upgrade their air quality monitoring system in urban areas after its 20 cities failed in standard pollution indicator test, a ... Read more...

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Property prices to drop 20 percent in China


November 21st, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 21 (IANS) Property prices in China are likely to drop by almost 20 percent starting March due to a slew of cooling measures adopted by the government on the real ... Read more...

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Chinese college students living life the ‘low-cost’ way


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): 'Low cost' life is the latest trend among Chinese college students, courtesy limited pocket money in hand.One way to do that, it seems, is team-buying. Online team-buying ... Read more...

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Internationalising South China Sea issue complicating Sino-US relationship: Chinese analysts


September 27th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept 28 (ANI): The move of US President Barack Obama and Southeast Asian leaders for a peaceful resolution to territorial disputes in the South China Sea, and America's strong intentions ... Read more...

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US delegates to visit China to ‘reduce military and economic tensions’


September 4th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept 4 (ANI): The White House has said that the US Deputy National Security Adviser Thomas Donilon and National Economic Council director Lawrence Summers would be on a three-day visit to ... Read more...

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Nearly three in four Chinese use microblogs for latest news, information: Survey


August 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Beijuing, Aug 25 (ANI): A majority 73.5 percent of Chinese, thats three in four, use microblogs to receive the latest news and information, according to a survey conducted by the China Youth ... Read more...

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Chinese teens turn to Internet for sex info


August 5th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): A survey has shown that Chinese teenagers turn to the Internet when seeking information on sex, as the education they get in school and at home is ... Read more...

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Beijing to shut small businesses to curb urban population


August 4th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 4 (IANS) Low-wage and migrant workers will be discouraged from entering the Chinese capital by closing down small businesses like "floating stalls and junkyards" in order to control the rising ... Read more...

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Now, an artificial cornea from China


July 25th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 25 (IANS) Chinese scientists are cultivating human cells in a laboratory in a bid to produce artificial cornea, bringing hope to over five million people suffering from corneal blindness in ... Read more...

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China to reduce death sentence offence-list


July 24th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) Chinese legislators are considering reducing the list of offences that carry capital punishment under the country's law, media reports said Saturday. A draft revision of criminal law will be ... Read more...

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Asia Media Summit: Experts say global media facing ‘trust crisis’


May 26th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 26 (ANI): Experts attending an annual Asia Media Summit here, have said that global media groups are facing a "trust crisis" and have called for more objective, reliable and accurate ... Read more...

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China celebrates Tagore’s 149th anniversary


May 15th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 15 (ANI): On Monday, China paid tribute to one of India's most revered writers, Rabindranath Tagore, by giving impassioned readings of his poems.Star elocutionists Cao Lei and Liu Jiazhen ... Read more...

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US to employ a hard-line approach for China following Google deadlock


March 19th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 19 (ANI): Chinese experts believe that the deadlock over the Google case would give a golden opportunity to the US to employ a hard-line approach towards China and shift focus ... Read more...

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2010 would be good for Sino-US relations: US Ambassador


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 2 (ANI): US Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman has predicted that 2010 will prove to be a good year for Sino-US ties.In an interview with Xinhua, Huntsman said US ... Read more...

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Young small-town Chinese more prone to web addiction: survey


February 2nd, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 2 (IANS) Youngsters living in smaller cities of China are more likely to develop addiction to internet surfing than their peers in developed regions, a survey released Tuesday said. The survey, ... Read more...

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Nearly one in two births in China caesarean: Survey


January 14th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) Nearly one in two births in China are caesarean, said the latest survey by the World Health Organisation as a professor pointed out that many hospitals are motivated ... Read more...

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‘Teenage warriors’ discovered in China’s ancient terracotta army


October 14th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, October 14 (ANI): Beardless warriors had been discovered among China's terracotta army, providing evidence of the youthful ages of some soldiers when the army was created more than 2,000 ... Read more...

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Officials in Chinese city banned from having extramarital affairs


July 8th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 8 (ANI): Officials in Sichuan province's Meishan city have been banned from taking lovers outside marriage, as well as sleeping during meetings.According to the China Daily, a guideline titled "Behavior ... Read more...

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China’s rich and famous defying one-child policy


June 15th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, June 15 (ANI): China's rising affluent urban class has been defying the nation's family planning policy of not having more than one child, it has emerged.Having more children abroad and paying ... Read more...

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First China-assembled A320 conducts maiden flight test


May 20th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 20 (NAI): The first China-assembled Airbus A320 aircraft landed smoothly at Tianjin Binhai International Airport after four hours flight, a symbol of successful test flight.The aircraft will be delivered to ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s visit to Paris may affect Sino-French ties


May 5th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): Sino-French relations may take a dip if the planned visit by the Dalai Lama to Paris next month goes ahead, analysts have said.The Dalai Lama could become ... Read more...

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Chinese celebrities may become liable for advertising unsafe food products


February 26th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Chinese celebrities will share legal responsibility for advertising food products that are found to be unsafe, according to the latest draft law. The draft food safety law stipulates ... Read more...

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HIV/AIDS discrimination rife in China, finds survey


October 31st, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): Most adults discriminate against HIV/AIDS patients, shows a survey based on six major cities in China.The survey, which covered 6,000 people, was conducted from February to ... Read more...

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How Gecko, a traditional Chinese medicine, helps fight cancer


September 25th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Gecko, a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), is known to have anti-tumour effects, however, the mechanisms behind the action have remained unclear. Now, a research team has claimed ... Read more...

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China records $173 billion fiscal surplus


August 7th, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 7 (Xinhua) China's fiscal surplus hit 1.19 trillion yuan ($173 billion) in the first half of the current year, the finance ministry said Thursday. Statistics issued by the ministry showed ... Read more...

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Beijing to produce first Olympic impact report in 2010


July 30th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 30 (Xinhua) Beijing will be the first host city to produce a full Olympic Games Impact (OGI) report and a Paralympic Games Impact (PGI) report in 2010, an official here ... Read more...

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