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China

# china - Saturday 12 April, 2014

More than half of the world’s cancer victims live in India, Russia or China

How are the three countries dealing with the disease?

# china - Friday 11 April, 2014

German store destroys 4,800 Hitler portrait cups it accidentally ordered

The cups were supposed to have a print of roses on them, but ended up having a faint image of

# china - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Head of playschool given death penalty for killing children with poisoned yoghurt

The head of the playschool in northern China poisoned the two children in a revenge attack on a rival school.

‘Important and encouraging lead’ in search for missing Malaysia jet

The Australian head of the mission urged caution about the signals similar to that of a black box which were detected yesterday saying: “We are working in a very big ocean and within a very large search area”.

# china - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Ship searching for missing plane ‘picks up signal’

China’s official news agency says a ‘pulse signal’ has been picked up in the Indian Ocean.

# china - Saturday 29 March, 2014

23-year-old Irish man found dead in China

The 23-year-old had been working in China when he went missing on Monday night.

# china - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Tigers are being slaughtered to entertain rich businessmen in China

That’s according to their state media.

‘Killing sprees’: Number of people executed worldwide spiked in 2013

Amnesty International say it is due to a large number of people being put to death in Iran and Iraq.

# china - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

MH370 families protest as pilot suicide raised as a cause of plane disappearance

Australia has promised to welcome the families of those on board the missing flight.

# china - Saturday 22 March, 2014

“Tell us the truth!” Police intervene as families of missing passengers confront officials

The search for the missing Malaysian plane continues in the Indian Ocean.

# china - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# china - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Des Bishop sings Come Out Ye Black and Tans on Chinese TV REBEL WITH A CAUSE

Des Bishop sings Come Out Ye Black and Tans on Chinese TV

Bishop gave a rousing rendition of the song on a dating show.

# china - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Malaysia under fire over ‘chaotic’ search for missing jet

Malaysia’s Transport Minister said that the country will “never give up hope”.

# china - Monday 10 March, 2014

From Business ETC Chinese middle classes hungry for Irish goods Big In China

Chinese middle classes hungry for Irish goods

Exporter body predicts growth in Ireland-Asia trade for next 15 years.

# china - Sunday 9 March, 2014

US sends FBI to aid search for missing jet but insist ‘no evidence of terrorism yet’

A total of 40 ships and 22 aircraft are searching for the jet which has been missing since Saturday morning.

# china - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Oil slicks spotted in the sea in search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet

Rescue planes have sighted two oil slicks around 15-20 km long in the Gulf of Thailand as hopes for the 239 passengers fade.

China-bound jet disappears with 239 people on board

No Irish passengers were on board according to Malaysia Airlines.

# china - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Attackers kill 27 people in a mass stabbing at train station in China

The incident ‘was an organised, premeditated violent terrorist attack’ the official news agency Xinhua said

# china - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

PHOTOS: No masks in stock as Beijing pollution goes off the charts

The World Health Organisation has said the toxic air has created a crisis.

# china - Sunday 23 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Daily Record headline about Obama is unstoppably good Top Work

# china - Friday 21 February, 2014

Obama to meet the Dalai Lama today despite stern warning from China

The meeting was only announced late last night and is being held behind closed doors.

# china - Monday 17 February, 2014

China to provide more baby safe havens

One baby hatch received nearly 80 children in just two weeks after it opened.

# china - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Lunar rover is still alive and might actually be ok, say officials

Officials in China say there are new hopes that the Jade Rabbit lunar rover can be repaired after suffering a malfunction.

# china - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about storm damage, the Garda Ombudsman and the law on euthanasia in Belgium.

China’s Jade Rabbit dies on moon’s surface

The rover experienced a mechanical control abnormality at the end of last month and has been unable to function since then.

# china - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge You will not believe what the highest grossing film in the world was last weekend That Was Unexpected

# china - Friday 31 January, 2014

It’s Chinese New Year! Everybody welcome the Year of the Horse

Those born in this Lunar year are believed to have a gift for communication and public speaking.

# china - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Hong Kong kills 20,000 chickens over bird flu fears

Up to 20,000 chickens were killed after the deadly virus was found in poultry imported from mainland China.

# china - Monday 27 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man uses one first-class plane ticket ‘to get free food and drink for a year’ Savvy

Man uses one first-class plane ticket ‘to get free food and drink for a year’

He reportedly went into the airline’s VIP lounge for a good feed. More than 300 times.

# china - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From Business ETC China orders internet users to use real names for video uploads Censorship

China orders internet users to use real names for video uploads

Rights groups have criticised the move saying it allows the Chinese government to further control freedom of expression.

# china - Monday 20 January, 2014

From Business ETC European stocks mixed as Chinese economy growth slows down Chinese Economy

European stocks mixed as Chinese economy growth slows down

Dublin, Madrid, Frankfurt and Paris all slid today, as China’s growth forecast dropped by 0.1 per cent.

From The Daily Edge Chinese Titanic museum will allow visitors to go down with the ship Down With This Ship

Chinese Titanic museum will allow visitors to go down with the ship

The museum will take the shape of a replica Titanic.

Video column: Is there a viable solution to ivory poaching?

There were approximately 10 million elephants in Africa at the turn of the 20th century. Today, thanks to widespread poaching, that number has dropped to 500,000.

# china - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch this guy dance across China in 100 days in joy-inducing video Dancing King

# china - Monday 13 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Chinese company rewards prized employee with night with adult actress Bonus

Chinese company rewards prized employee with night with adult actress

It’s a little unconventional compared to the cash bonus.

# china - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From Business ETC This is where Irish food and drink was sold last year and how well it did Food

This is where Irish food and drink was sold last year and how well it did

We don’t know about you, but it’s making us a bit hungry.

# china - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Chinese man in hospital with confirmed case of bird flu

The WHO say that so far there is no evidence of sustained human-to-human transmission.

# china - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge China’s ambassador to Britain compares Japanese militarism to Voldemort Horcrux

China’s ambassador to Britain compares Japanese militarism to Voldemort

Hasn’t anyone told him that he can’t be named?

# china - Thursday 2 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge ‘Donkey meat’ in Wal-Mart China found to contain fox meat Meat Up

‘Donkey meat’ in Wal-Mart China found to contain fox meat

The retail giant has recalled ‘Five Spice Donkey Meat’ from some stores in China.

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