May 4 is now behind us – the day when official China remembers how the young stood up for a better and stronger nation. June 4 is ahead – the 24th anniversary of the Tian An Men massacre. I will try to continue a rough transl...
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Chinese chief of party and state Xi Jinping spoke to outstanding young people from all walks of life at the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation‘s (??????????) China Academy of Space Technology (?????????) on Saturday...
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If you want to listen to the BBC, Deutsche Welle or the Voice of America on shortwave in central Europe these days, the easiest way to do so is to listen to their broadcasts for Africa. These stations broadcast from places like Ascension...
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Deutsche Welle director Erik Bettermann will retire on September 30 this year. His successor will be Peter Limbourg, currently working in a leading position for German private mass media company ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG. DW broadcasting b...
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Leonel Búcaro, president of the Central American Parliament (Parlacen), met with Taiwanese president Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday. Radio Taiwan International (RTI) quotes Ma as saying that he had always advocated peaceful resolution of intern...
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The incident in Bachu County / Selibuya (Kashgar Prefecture) on April 23 which reportedly led to the deaths of 21 people, including 15 police officers and officials, is closely monitored by the central party and state leadership, accordi...
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- 1. Zeng Jinyan Zeng Jinyan‘s (???) blog Liaoliao Yuan came back on March 22, after many months of hibernation: “Liaoliao Yuan” turned into an important platform to “searching Hu Jia” and to “free Hu ...
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- 1. Offerings to the Spirits of the Dead On Friday, a ceremony to honor the two earthquake (military) relief workers Yang Bo (??) and Li Tangdong (???) was conducted at a funeral parlor in Meishan, Sichuan Province, reports China News S...
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Wikileaks may have been useful in making some of the (Western or Arab) governments’ inside workings a bit more transparent – but it seems to me that what has been published by them doesn’t outweigh what is published by ...
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Prof Andrew Graves, head of the University’s School of Management, told Li he could resubmit the 12,000-word essay, appeal against the mark or accept it and withdraw from the course. But Li told the professor “I am a business...
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