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Thousands shop at Hong Kong flower market ahead of lunar new year

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Thousands of people crowded Hong Kong’s biggest Lunar New Year flower market on Thursday on the eve of the holiday…

Crowds gather at Hong Kong temple for Chinese New Year

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Crowds gathered at Hong Kong’s Wong Tai Sin temple Thursday night to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year…

Xi delivers Chinese New Year speech

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Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech to a festival reception at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing…

China charges former rising political star with bribery

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A former rising star in Chinese politics has been charged with bribery, becoming the highest-level serving official…

Police: Man with knife kills 1, injures 12 at Beijing mall

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A 35-year-old man with a personal grievance attacked 13 people with a knife in a busy shopping mall in Beijing on Sunday…

19 killed, dozens hurt in Hong Kong double-decker bus crash

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A double-decker bus lost control and crashed in a Hong Kong suburb on Saturday evening, killing 19 people…

Hong Kong cardinal warns against Vatican-China deal

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Hong Kong’s retired archbishop warned Friday that a deal between the Vatican and China…

China markets fall as Asian markets track US plunge

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全球股市暴跌,但都不夠中國股市慘烈,A股在一個星期內蒸發了4萬億元財富,平均每個股民蝕兩萬元…

Cave-in at south China subway construction site kills 8

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A cave-in at a subway line construction site in southern China killed eight people and left three others missing…

Mercedes in China apologizes for quoting Dalai Lama abroad

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Mercedes-Benz issued an apology in China on Tuesday for quoting the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader who is reviled by Beijing…