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China eye discovers marijuana plantation

A Chinese satellite has spotted the country’s biggest ever marijuana plantation as well as dozens of illegal cross-border paths, state media reported on Monday.

Chinese antitrust regulator targets Microsoft's web browser, media player

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The antitrust probe raised the prospect of China revisiting software bundling issue

China may soon have supersonic sub

Chinese scientists had found an innovative means to address problems like designing a submerged vessel to travel at high speeds to generate and maintain the air bubble with a rudder placed within it to avoid direct contact with water

Xi boosts power with Deng Xiaoping comparison

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China’s state propaganda machine is seizing Friday’s 110th anniversary of Deng Xiaoping’s birth to highlight similarities between President Xi Jinping and the paramount leader who set the country on t

‘Payback’ time for Russia, China

Chinese and Russian state media seized on the US police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old and ensuing protests to fire back at Washington’s criticisms of their own governments, portraying the U

Home girl Li enters semis

Li Na’s bid to claim her first major tournament on home soil remained on course Wednesday as she progressed to the quarter-finals of the China Open after defeating Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki.

Mortar shell hits Chinese Embassy in Syria; 1 injured

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A mortar shell hit the compound of the Chinese Embassy in Syria’s capital Damascus, damaging the building and injuring a Syrian employee.

Champion Azarenka stunned by Petkovic

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Defending champion Victoria Azarenka was knocked out in the first round of the China Open on Monday, losing 4-6, 6-2, 4-6 to Andrea Petkovic of Germany.

Radwanska, Li, Serena advance

Li Na joined top seed Serena Williams in the second round of the China Open in Beijing on Sunday.

Xi Jinping takes over as China’s President

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Xi Jinping was today named as China’s new president and head of the military succeeding Hu Jintao, completing a generational transition of power in the world’s most populous country.

There was a news report not so long ago that ICRISAT (International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics), an international organisation and part of the CGIAR (Consultative Group on Inte

Good governance seems to be all about seeking coherence through confusion.