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Hong Kong protests: Leung proposes to make panel chosen to select candidates for 2017 elections 'more democratic' Oct 22, 12:19 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 22 (ANI): Indicating a possibility to concede to the demands of the pro-democracy protesters for the first time, the Hong Kong leader has reportedly proposed that the panel chosen to select candidates for the 2017 elections could be made "more democratic."
Hong Kongers learn how communist China operates Oct 20, 12:36 pm
Pro-democracy protests have simmered in Hong Kong for more than three weeks now, occasionally boiling over into violent outbursts with the police or opposing factions. It is informative watching how the Hong Kong government - or more accurately, Beijing - has handled this political dissent.
London, Oct 17 (ANI): Hong Kong leader has reportedly declared that the pro-democracy protests that have paralyzed major parts of the city for almost three weeks cannot continue any longer.
NCP leader Tariq Anwar wants India to tell China not to intervene on road building in Arunachal Oct 16, 12:21 pm
New Delhi, Oct.16 (ANI): Asserting that Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Thursday indicated that India should convey a message to Beijing that it should not have any reservation over India building infrastructure, like roads, in Arunachal Pradesh.
Indian parents hold highest ambition for their kids, finds survey Oct 15, 10:57 am
Beijing, Oct 15 (ANI): A new survey suggests that Indian and Chinese mainland parents are pickiest about their child's education, with more than 70 percent of them expecting that their child will achieve a master's level or above.
Messi misses first-half penalty as Argentina lose 2-0 to Brazil in 'Superclasico' friendly Oct 12, 10:10 am
Johannesburg, Oct 12 (ANI): Argentina football team captain Lionel Messi missed a first-half penalty as his team lost 2-0 to Brazil in a fiercely fought 'Superclasico' friendly in Beijing on Saturday.
Beijing, Oct 11 (ANI): China's capital Beijing was blanketed by thick smog on Thursday, putting the city on a higher air pollution alert from yellow to orange and forcing its dirtiest factories to cut fumes by 30 percent.
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Hong Kong's chief executive, CY Leung, was reportedly paid millions in a secret deal by an Australian publicly-listed firm.
First official report on MH370 flight says flight spiraled into sea after fuel ran out Oct 9, 12:16 pm
Wellington, Oct 09 (ANI): An official report mapping the final hours of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has revealed that the plane went into a shallow left turn at 35,000 feet above the Indian Ocean before rapidly spiraling down into the sea after its fuel ran out.
Johannesburg, Oct 07 (ANI): Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic has maintained a comfortable top spot in the ATP world rankings after he successfully defended his China Open title in Beijing on Sunday.
Beijing, Oct 06 (ANI): Dispelling rumors about North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's poor health, Ryoo Kihl-jae, the Unification Minister of the Republic of Korea (ROK), has reportedly said that top notch North Korean official, Kim Yang Gon, had revealed during his visit to South Korea that there was "no problem" with the king's health.
London, Oct 06 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth China Open title with a straight set demolition of Czech Tomas Berdych as Russian woman tennis ace Maria Sharapova beat third seed Petra Kvitova in the final in Beijing.
Hong Kong crisis: Number of pro-democracy protesters decline as civil servants return to work Oct 6, 10:33 am
London, Oct 06 (ANI): Number of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong campaigning against China's plans to vet candidates in 2017 elections has decreased as many civil servants return to work in government headquarters.
Hong Kong protests: Police will take 'all actions necessary' to restore order, warns Leung Oct 5, 1:20 pm
London, Oct 05 (ANI): Hong Kong leader CY Leung has reportedly warned that the police will take "all actions necessary" to restore order and ensure that government offices and schools reopen in Hong Kong on Monday.
Rights groups claim China has detained activists supporting Hong Kong protests (China:-Update) Oct 2, 10:42 am
Beijing, Oct.2 (ANI): Rights groups are claiming that the Chinese authorities have detained over a dozen activists across the country and questioned as many as 60 others for expressing support for pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
Beijing, Oct.2 (ANI): Chinese tennis star Li Na was given an emotional farewell by her fellow countrymen and women at the National Tennis Center in Beijing during the China Open being played at the National Tennis Center here on Wednesday.
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists throng streets, protest silently on China's National Day Oct 1, 5:01 pm
Washington, Oct 01 (ANI): Hong Kongers marked China's National Day in a unique fashion by thronging the streets of Hong Kong today. With fresh faces joining the protests, there appeared no indication that the protesters' determination was waning, a report said.
Johannesburg, Oct 01 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has revealed that his wrist is 90 something percent fit after he made a vigorous return to singles competition on Tuesday beating Richard Gasquet of France in straight sets in China Open.
Pro-democracy activists threaten to intensify, expand Hong Kong protests if demands not met Oct 1, 11:58 am
Melbourne, Oct 01 (ANI): Pro-democracy activists in Honk Kong have threatened to expand the unrest if their demands for electoral reforms are not met, a report said.
Cilic beats Bai in straight sets to claim first victory since becoming US Open champ Sep 30, 10:19 am
London, Sep 30 (ANI): Croatian tennis ace Marin Cilic recorded his first victory since becoming the US Open champion as he beat Chinese wildcard Yan Bai in straight sets in the opening rounds of the China Open in Beijing.
Mariah Carey to kick off tour in China in October Sep 29, 4:48 pm
Beijing, Sept 29 (ANI): Mariah Carey's concert tour in China is supposed to begin with Beijing on Oct 10, it has been revealed.
'Motivated' Nadal set for much-awaited comeback at China Open Sep 29, 12:24 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 29 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal would make his long-awaited return to action at the China Open this week, where he would be looking ahead to challenge world number one Novak Djokovic's 100 percent record in Beijing.
Chinese cop sets new 4 hour 26 min planking world record Sep 29, 11:24 am
London, Sept 29 (ANI): A Chinese police officer has broken the world record for planking, by staying in that position for four hours and 26 minutes.
London, Sep 29 (ANI): Thousands of people protesting against China's decision to vet candidates in Hong Kong's 2017 elections have refused to budge from the government complex in Hong Kong for another day, despite appeals to leave, a report said.
Timely communication between two sides controlled border stand-off: Chinese Foreign Ministry Sep 26, 9:06 pm
Beijing, Sept.26 (ANI): Agreeing with the views expressed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, China today said that the recent border stand-off in Ladakh with India has been controlled because of the timely communication between the two sides and added that the border is now peaceful.
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