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Citizens in China are travelling hundreds of miles in hopes of receiving a shot of the coronavirus vaccine

Citizens in China are travelling hundreds of miles for a chance to get a shot of the coronavirus vaccine. As soon as Anny Ku heard of the shot available on offer she boarded a flight 600 miles away in Yiwu, a city in China’s eastern Zhejiang province. Ku worked in Chile for more than 20 […]

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Nine of a family have died in China after eating homemade frozen noodles stored for over a year

Nine people died from food poisoning after they ate homemade noodle soup that was allegedly kept in a freezer for over a year. A family of 12 in the Chinese city of Jixi in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang at a breakfast of Suan Tang Zi, a thick noodle dish made from fermented corn flour […]

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India hands over Chinese soldier who strayed across the border in Ladakh

India handed back a Chinese soldier after he strayed across a contested border in the Himalayan region, Indian army officials said. The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldier was apprehended in the Demchok area of Ladakh, India said on Monday. The soldier was disoriented and was provided medical assistance and oxygen, the army said in a […]

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Brazil to buy 46 million doses of Chinese made coronavirus vaccine ‘CoronaVac’

Brazil will use Chinese made coronavirus vaccine as part of a national immunisation programme, officials have announced. São Paulo Governor João Doria said the federal government had agreed to buy 46 million doses of the vaccine CoronaVac. He said the immunisation programme could begin as soon as January 2021, making it one of the first […]

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Chinese economy expanded by 4.9% between July-to-September quarter

The Chinese economy expanded 4.9% in the July-to-September quarter compared to a year ago, according to government statistics released Monday. This means the nation is almost out of the turmoil caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The pace was quicker than the 3.2% increase that China recorded in the second quarter, when it managed to avoid […]

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China tested more than 10 million people after 13 coronavirus cases were reported last week

A coronavirus outbreak in the Chinese city of Qingdao prompted mass testing of millions of residents, and it has now been traced back to two dock workers Chinese authorities said on Friday. A total of 12 locally transmitted cases were reported last weekend at the Qingdao Chest Hospital, sparking fears of a wider outbreak. City […]

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Chinese president Xi Jinping asks troops to ‘prepare for war’

Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, has called on troops to “put all minds and energy on preparing for war” in a visit to a military base in the southern province of Guangdong on Tuesday, according to state news agency Xinhua. During an inspection of the People’s Liberation Army Marine Corps in Chaozhou City, Xinhua said […]

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China to test more than nine million residents in five days reporting six fresh cases of Covid-19

China will test more than nine million residents of port city of Qingdao within five days following a minor outbreak of the coronavirus, health officials said Monday, the first mass testing in months. The country where the virus first emerged has largely controlled the pandemic, cutting a stark contrast to many parts of the world […]

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$300 million stolen Mao Zedong scroll found cut in half in Hong Kong

A stolen calligraphy scroll worth millions cut in half has been found in Hong Kong. Thieves stole the scroll by Chinese communist leader Mao Zedong from an art collector’s home in a burglary last month. They then sold it at a fraction of its value. It was apparently cut up as the 2.8m-long scroll was deemed […]

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TikTok US ban ruling to be made day after presidential elections

A US court will hear if it should go ahead with the ban on TikTok or not on the 4th of November, a day after the US elections. If allowed to proceed, the ban would come into effect on November 12. Donald Trump had announced a plan to block TikTok in August, but a ruling […]

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4,000 dogs, cats, rabbits bought online found dead at warehouse facility in China

At least 4,000 dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals, believed to have been bought online as pets, were found dead in boxes in China, an animal welfare group said on Thursday. The tragedy took place at a logistics hub in central China where the animals were stranded for nearly a week. Rescuers managed to save […]

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Vlogger set on fire during live-stream by her ex-husband dies

A Chinese social media influencer died after her ex-husband allegedly doused her in petrol and set fire to her as she was attempting to live stream. Lamu was popular on Douyin, China’s version of TikTok, where she had hundreds of thousands of followers. She suffered 90% of her body and died two weeks after the […]