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#China

# china - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Diego Costa trains alone amid China reports Unhappy

Diego Costa trains alone amid China reports

The Spain forward’s Chelsea future was called into question after he was left out of the Premier League leaders’ win at Leicester.

# china - Sunday 15 January, 2017

From The42 Chinese FA changes limit on Super League foreign players - reports Quota

Chinese FA changes limit on Super League foreign players - reports

The likes of Oscar and Carlos Tevez are set to be among only three foreign players in their CSL starting XIs under reported new CFA rules.

# china - Saturday 14 January, 2017

From The42 Carlos Tevez fit enough for China, not Argentina Claim

Carlos Tevez fit enough for China, not Argentina

“I had to be 100%, and I could not be just 99%,” he told Boca Juniors fans.

# china - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

'You are a handsome man': The Chinese robot that's a terrible flirt

With flowing black hair and dressed in a traditional Chinese dress, Jia Jia looks strikingly real.

# china - Monday 9 January, 2017

McDonald's sells majority stake in its Chinese restaurants to state-owned company

The deal is part of an international turnaround plan by the Golden Arches as it struggles with sluggish growth in the US.

# china - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Chinese billionaire orders airlift of 76 thoroughbred Irish horses to Asia

The horses have been valued at over €2 million.

From The42 Mihajlovic says China wages gave him 'sleepless nights' Temptation

Mihajlovic says China wages gave him 'sleepless nights'

Sinisa Mihajlovic has turned down the chance to join the Chinese Super League, despite receiving a lucrative approach.

# china - Saturday 7 January, 2017

From The42 'China can become world's top football league' High Hopes

'China can become world's top football league'

The country has made headlines in recent weeks thanks to jaw-dropping megabucks moves for Argentina striker Carlos Tevez and Brazil playmaker Oscar.

China wants to go back to the moon and it could happen as soon as next year

The country has plans to get to Mars by 2020.

# china - Thursday 5 January, 2017

From The42 China to crack down on record-breaking spending by football clubs Enough Is Enough

China to crack down on record-breaking spending by football clubs

Splashing massive funds on overseas players is not going down well.

# china - Friday 30 December, 2016

The world's highest bridge is more than four Spires tall and it just opened in China Don't Look Down This post contains videos

The world's highest bridge is more than four Spires tall and it just opened in China

Dublin’s Spire is 120m high, this new bridge stands at over half a kilometre.

# china - Thursday 29 December, 2016

From The42 Ronaldo subject of €300m bid from China, claims his agent Big Money

Ronaldo subject of €300m bid from China, claims his agent

Real Madrid received the offer for the Portuguese from a Chinese team, Jorge Mendes says.

Six countries with the most executions and Ireland's diplomatic links to them

Although state killings are legal in some countries, there remains a lot of secrecy around the figures recording instances of it.

# china - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Giant statue of Donald Trump as a scowling chicken erected in China

A shopping centre in Taiyuan province is proudly showcasing the statue.

# china - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

From The42 Carlos Tevez set to become world's highest-paid footballer Excess

Carlos Tevez set to become world's highest-paid footballer

Gus Poyet says only “some details” need to be hammered out before the Argentine’s move from Boca Juniors can be announced

# china - Monday 26 December, 2016

This skyscraper is the architectural design of the year

Now the world’s second-tallest building, the tower began construction in 2008 and took seven years to build.

# china - Friday 23 December, 2016

People are selling 'rice' in Nigeria that is actually just coloured plastic

The country’s inflation is running at 18.5%, driven by higher food prices partly caused by a ban on rice imports.

# china - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Trump called out China today for its 'unpresidented' act in stealing a US drone

It took Trump and his team 87 minutes to correct the spelling of his barbed tweet.

# china - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

China offers Philippines weapons to continue its bloody war on drugs

“We’re exploring the possibilities of providing arms,” the Chinese ambassador to Manila said.

# china - Monday 12 December, 2016

"As ignorant of diplomacy as a child" - China is not one bit impressed with Trump

In stating that America may drop its ‘One China’ policy the US president-elect has earned a stinging rebuke from the Chinese media.

# china - Sunday 11 December, 2016

'My buttocks were raw and oozing pus': Abuse at China's unofficial detention centres

The centres are part of an anti-corruption campaign -and more than 15 officials have reportedly died from abuse.

# china - Monday 5 December, 2016

Donald Trump is using his Twitter account to take on China

China woke up this morning to sharp criticism, days after Beijing accused the Taiwanese president of playing a “small trick” on the US president-elect.

# china - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Spending a day in Delhi is the equivalent to smoking 40 cigarettes. We went to see for ourselves

The pollution during our visit was so bad you could taste and smell it.

# china - Saturday 3 December, 2016

At least 38 killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts

China is the world’s largest coal producer and deadly accidents are common.

A pilot in China has been suspended after telling delayed passengers to mount a protest

“Let’s put some pressure on the airport, go and vent for me,” he was quoted as saying, after another airline jumped the queue.

Trump breaks decades of US foreign policy with telephone call from president of Taiwan

One Democratic Senator said, “That’s how wars start”.

# china - Thursday 1 December, 2016

China is building a full-size replica of the Titanic Titanic II This post contains videos

China is building a full-size replica of the Titanic

It’s going to go into a theme park.

# china - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

From The42 Former Sunderland boss Poyet takes up managerial role in Chinese Super League Heading East

Former Sunderland boss Poyet takes up managerial role in Chinese Super League

The ex-Spurs and Chelsea midfielder was sacked by Spanish side Real Betis earlier this month.

# china - Thursday 24 November, 2016

A China power plant has collapsed, with local media reporting 67 people dead

Construction of the power station had only begun last July, and had been expected to be completed in early 2018.

# china - Friday 11 November, 2016

Boy found dead in well after being trapped for four days

The six-year-old had been helping his father harvest vegetables when he fell.

# china - Monday 7 November, 2016

Fears of intensified censorship as China passes controversial cybersecurity bill

The law bans anything that damages national honour or disturbs economic or social order.

# china - Saturday 5 November, 2016

# china - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Jury sees iPhone torture video of British banker 'ranting on coke' in front of victims

Rurik Jutting, 31, is standing trial for the murders of two Indonesian women.

# china - Monday 24 October, 2016

British banker 'tortured woman for three days' before murder in Hong Kong

Rurik Jutting is accused of murdering two Indonesian women in his apartment.

# china - Saturday 22 October, 2016

From The42 Legendary Italian Marcello Lippi comes out of retirement to manage China The Italian Job

Legendary Italian Marcello Lippi comes out of retirement to manage China

The World Cup-winning 68-year-old had two spells in charge of the Italian national team.

# china - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

'I hated corrupt officials but I became one in the end': Chinese documentary is a hit with viewing public

Critics have accused the show of lacking transparency and acting as a political tool for the country’s current leader.

# china - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

UN agency says 681 people died in Ireland from air pollution in one year

The UK had 16,355 deaths from air pollution in the same year, according to a WHO report released today.

# china - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Shopping mall home to 'world's saddest bear' refuses wildlife park offer

Photos of Pizza show the polar bear lying listlessly in a gloomy, windowless room while visitors crowd around with phones.

# china - Saturday 24 September, 2016

'Gay conversion' in China: Kidnapped, taken to hospital and fed with medication

One man, who is suing people for taking him to an institution, spoke about his experience.

# china - Friday 23 September, 2016

Data Protection Commissioner seeking answers after massive Yahoo privacy breach

Yahoo said names, email addresses, birth dates, and scrambled passwords were stolen.

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