# beijing - Today’s News
# beijing - Tuesday 24 May, 2016
It was announced by the International Olympic Committee last week 31 athletes from six sports could be banned from competing in Rio.
# beijing - Friday 8 April, 2016
The victim is accosted by an apparently drunken man while other guests and even hotel staff walk blithely past.
# beijing - Thursday 14 January, 2016
The American athlete could become the oldest swimmer to ever win a gold medal at this summer’s Olympics.
# beijing - Thursday 24 December, 2015
The warning was first issued by the US embassy.
# beijing - Tuesday 1 December, 2015
In some parts of the city smog has reached levels 17 times the recommended limit from the World Health Organisation.
# beijing - Saturday 29 August, 2015
Meanwhile, the Irish men’s 4x400m relay team have set a new national record.
# beijing - Friday 28 August, 2015
Olympian Ashton Eaton is feeling the benefits of a prototype made by Nike.
# beijing - Thursday 27 August, 2015
Kenya’s Julius Yego won gold at the World Championships.
# beijing - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
Ben Reynolds, Ciara Everard and Kelly Proper were unable to progress at the Bird’s Nest.
# beijing - Tuesday 25 August, 2015
Taxi fares in Beijing aren’t cheap.
# beijing - Saturday 22 August, 2015
The British runner took gold ahead of Geoffrey Kamworor and Paul Tanui at the Bird’s Nest.
# beijing - Friday 31 July, 2015
Some of the big highlights of the 2022 games will take place on man-made snow.
It will become the first city to have held both the Summer and Winter Olympics in 2022.
# beijing - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.
# beijing - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
“A doll’s perfection is derived from mathematical calculations, but it will never be more beautiful than a woman because she has a soul, expresses emotions and shows reaction.”
# beijing - Saturday 4 April, 2015
The incident took place in the Chinese capital’s landmark Wangfujing shopping street.
# beijing - Saturday 28 March, 2015
They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.
# beijing - Thursday 29 January, 2015
It comes after pink parking spaces – 30 centimeters wider then usual – were introduced for the alleged struggles women have parking in narrow spaces.
# beijing - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
Michael D Higgins is in China as part of a week-long State visit
# beijing - Thursday 30 October, 2014
The government relaxed its strict ‘one child’ policy last year, but fewer couples took advantage of it than expected.
# beijing - Thursday 23 October, 2014
You’re impressed. Admit it.
# beijing - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The total for the rest of the world combined was 778 people in 2013, according to Amnesty International.
# beijing - Sunday 19 October, 2014
You don’t get this in the Phoenix Park.
# beijing - Thursday 2 October, 2014
He held a press conference just minutes before a midnight deadline set by protesters demanding his resignation expired.
# beijing - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests gained a momentum of their own after the catastrophic miscalculation to fire tear gas at peaceful demonstrators.
# beijing - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Officials of China’s State Administration for Industry and Commerce visited four of Microsoft’s offices as part of enquiries into Windows’ dominant position in the country.
# beijing - Monday 7 July, 2014
# beijing - Friday 27 June, 2014
He wanted to show her how wealthy he had become since they broke up. Cool?
# beijing - Monday 19 May, 2014
The FBI’s Bob Anderson Jr., described the charges as ‘the new normal’.
# beijing - Friday 25 April, 2014
The staff members where held for more than ten hours in a hotel as relatives got increasingly frustrated with the lack of information about their relatives.
# beijing - Saturday 19 April, 2014
The incredible Forbidden City was closed off to visitors for hundreds of years.
# beijing - Saturday 22 March, 2014
More than two million people die every year from breathing indoor and outdoor particle pollution.
# beijing - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
The announcement form the internationl police force comes as searches have completely shifted their focus to opposite Malaysian coast.
# beijing - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Foreign ministry officials in Rome and Vienna confirmed that names of two nationals listed on the manifest matched passports reported stolen in Thailand.
# beijing - Monday 3 March, 2014
The missionary had been detained last month for distributing religious material.
# beijing - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
The World Health Organisation has said the toxic air has created a crisis.
# beijing - Thursday 13 February, 2014
Officials in China say there are new hopes that the Jade Rabbit lunar rover can be repaired after suffering a malfunction.
# beijing - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
John Walsh, who was 39, had been working as ‘Lead Shaper’ at the Happy Valley club near Beijing since May.
# beijing - Friday 27 September, 2013
# beijing - Sunday 8 September, 2013
In February, the International Olympic Committee had recommended that wrestling was dropped.