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Nine out of 10 protesters ready to occupy streets for a year to oppose Beijing's control over Hong Kong: Survey Oct 29, 11:04 am
Johannesburg, Oct 29 (ANI): A survey has revealed that about nine out of 10 Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters have said that they are prepared to stay on the streets for more than a year to oppose Beijing's tightening control over the city.
Beijing, Oct 28 (ANI): A university in central China's Wuhan city has come under investigation after it was reported that it had been hosting a brothel on campus.
China steps up border security to prevent terrorist suspects from fleeing to foreign nations Oct 27, 1:39 pm
Beijing, Oct 27 (ANI): China has intensified security and patrols in the border area in order to prevent suspected terrorists from illegally leaving for foreign nations to join extreme Islamic forces, said government sources.
Elton John makes $7m deal with US agencies for AIDS program Oct 27, 12:18 pm
Beijing, Oct 27 (ANI): Elton John has signed a 7 million dollars partnership with his foundation and US government agencies for a new AIDS program.
Hong Kong protesters 'adjourn' planned vote on govt proposals Oct 27, 10:12 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong have reportedly renounced plans to hold a ballot over whether to accept government proposals just four hours before it was scheduled to begin on Sunday.
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Pro-democracy Protest leaders in Hong Kong would ballot their followers on whether they should accept the government's offer or end their protests.
21 nations sign China-led Asian bank MoU Oct 24, 6:47 pm
Beijing, Oct.24 (ANI): Twenty one Asian countries, including Bangladesh and Nepal, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) here on Friday to establish the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
Kenny G at pains to explain Hong Kong protest venue visit after drawing Beijing's ire Oct 24, 10:34 am
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A day after musician Kenny G paid a surprise visit to one of the venues of Hong Kong pro-democracy protests and took a selfie, he has now gone on record to say that he is not a foreign agitator trying to defy China's authority.
China successfully launches first lunar return test mission Oct 24, 9:53 am
Beijing, Oct 24 (ANI): China has successfully launched its first test return orbiter for lunar mission, it has been reported.
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.
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