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PUBLISHED : Thursday, 25 April, 2013, 6:46am
UPDATED : Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

China news round-up: India border stand-off continues, Tibetan self-immolations reported

BIO

Patrick Boehler has written for Foreign Policy, Time, Bloomberg, Le Monde Diplomatique and the Chinese weekly Shidai Zhoubao. He has covered Southeast Asia for the Austrian daily Wiener Zeitung and China's relations with Myanmar for the Myanmese magazine The Irrawaddy, reporting from the trenches of the Kachin civil war and Yangon's tea houses. He began his reporting career in Kuala Lumpur with the Malaysian online news portal Malaysiakini. Before moving to Hong Kong, he worked for Austria's ministries of defence and foreign affairs in Beijing. He studied in Milan, Vienna, Beijing and Hong Kong.
 

Foreign Affairs
Bloomberg
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vows to protect the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands.
New York Times
After three days of talks, the US top military officer said that he believed China wanted to limit the nuclear ambitions of North Korea.
Wall Street Journal - China Real Time Report
Mandiant says Chinese hacking has not diminished over the last months.

China - India
China News Service*
Chinese troops have not entered Indian territory, says China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Times of India
China has been angered by an Indian bid to build infrastructure at the border. 
The Indian Express
India is likely to seek a meeting on the issue this week.

Economy
Global Post
Opportunistic Indians ride China's economic boom.
Beijing News*
Huawei denies it has given up on the US.
Financial Times
Cosmetics groups move into China's 3rd-tier cities.
Global Times
China Eastern Airbus makes maiden flight fuelled by gutter oil.

Society
Xinhua*
Former Norinco head becomes Chongqing deputy party secretary.
New York Times
Chinese officials order the questioning of exiled dissident Chen Guangcheng's relatives.
Beijing News*
The second official to die while being investigated had suffered a heart attack, says a local propaganda official.

Health
Reuters
The World Health Organisation says new bird strain is "one of most lethal" flu viruses.
Foreign Policy
Is China covering up another flu pandemic or getting it right this time? asks Laurie Garrett.
Reuters
KFC-parent Yum expects sales to recover by fourth quarter after bird flu scare.

Tibet
Asia News
Nepal promises China to crack down on Tibetan refugees.
Radio Free Asia
Three further Tibetan self-immolations reported in Aba, Sichuan.

Slogans
China Digital Times
Saying of the week: I’m late.
China Media Project
Will we all be “dreamed away”?
Caijing
After a decade of government by slogan, the Chinese public wants substance, writes Min Xinpei.

Earthquake photo-series
Southern Metropolis Daily*
A review of Chinese premiers visiting earthquake-struck areas.
Boston Globe - The Big Picture
Striking photo-series of the Yaan earthquake.

 

* denotes articles in Chinese language.

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