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Typhoons set to wreak havoc along coast

[2012-08-03 02:08]

Two typhoons, which will hit China's eastern coastal areas almost simultaneously, caused widespread disruption to daily life.

Annan quits as Syria mediator - UN's Ban

[2012-08-03 00:01]

China expressed regret and understanding over Kofi Annan's decision to resign as UN-Arab League Special Envoy for the Syrian issue.

China braces for Typhoon Saola

[2012-08-02 16:01]

Torrential rain and strong winds triggered landslides and flooding, forcing financial markets to shut and disrupting transport, after Typhoon Saola made landfall in eastern Taiwan on Thursday.

Sacred Thread for protection and purification

[2012-08-02 15:22]

Hindus take holy baths and change their sacred threads for protection and purification during the festival.

Philippine death toll from typhoon rises to 23

[2012-08-02 13:50]

Twenty three people died and over 300,000 displaced as typhoon Saola (local name: Gener) continues to move away from the Philippine Area of Responsibility.

Gold medal moment: Day Five

[2012-08-02 09:25]

Gold medal moment: Day Five

Yeah! She Won

[2012-08-02 07:38]

Olympic champions have to have guts, determination, belief and grace under pressure, qualities that are also needed to face the slings and arrows of false accusations.

Foreign interns seek experience in Chinese firms

[2012-08-02 00:55]

More foreign youths are seeking internships in China as the country's economic growth remains robust and businesses become more open to foreign interns. 'Tough part of job is getting a visa'

Li Xiaoxia wins table tennis gold medal

[2012-08-02 00:43]

It was also the 21th Olympic gold medal that China won in table tennis since the game was introduced at the 1988 Seoul Games.

Eight shuttlers disqualified for 'throwing' game

[2012-08-01 21:23]

Eight women Olympic badminton players were on Wednesday disqualified by the sport's federation, but have not been expelled from the Games, the IOC said.

China's special forces

[2012-08-01 18:03]

The People's Liberation Army (PLA), founded on August 1, 1927, marked the 85th anniversary of the founding.

China investigates shuttlers' suspicious play

[2012-08-01 15:48]

The Chinese Olympic delegation has started an investigation into allegations Chinese shuttlers' deliberately lost the group stage of the tournament in London. 8 charged for 'throwing' matches

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