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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Pro-government Kashgar imam assasinated by 'religious extremists'

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 10:43pm by Adrian Wan

    ... a large minority of the population are Turkic-speaking Uygur Muslims. The 74-year-old Uygur, a former National People's Congress deputy, was killed just before 7am on Wednesday after leading ...

  2. News - China - CRIME

    Angry father of four sentenced to death for murdering family-planning officials

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 06:02pm by WU NAN

    ... including a swelling elderly population, shrinking labour force and gender imbalance. In 2012, China’s sex ratio rose to 115 boys for every 100 girls, while the working population began to drop last ...

  3. News - China - CRIME

    China's insatiable demand for ivory funds terrorism in Africa and Middle East

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:13am by Bryan Harris

    ... of African countries an avenue to legally buy and sell ivory. "The DMM is a disaster waiting to happen to the last remaining African elephant populations," said WildAid campaigner Alex ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong men sought after drug deal ends with student shot dead, dumped in sea

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:48am by Bryan Harris

    ... popular drugs in Australia, used by about 2 per cent of the population. Only the Marshall Islands and the Philippines have higher usage rates in the region. In March last year, Australian ...

  5. News - World - CRIME

    Why Elliot Rodger and the other loners who killed without warning weren’t spotted

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:33pm by AP

    ... therapists, but it's unclear what his problem was. Experts say people with mental illness are generally not more violent than the rest of the population. A rare exception was Jared Loughner, who ...

  6. News - China - CRIME

    Xinjiang police shoot dead attacker armed with knife and bomb, capture another

    Posted May 08th 2014, 06:53pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... the mainly Muslim Uygurs make up a large minority of the population. Authorities blame the trouble on religious extremists and separatists. Uygur assailants were blamed for attacks at the Kunming ...

  7. News - China - CRIME

    Another Chinese worker kidnapped in Malaysia

    Posted May 06th 2014, 03:24pm by Minnie Chan, AFP

    ... destination with a multicultural population of whom more than 9 per cent are ethnic Chinese. Areas on the east coast are a short sea journey from the southern Philippine island of Jolo, where Abu ...

  8. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Dongguan sex worker reports stoke debate about legalising prostitution

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 02:32pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... the weekend and the beginning of a three-month long crackdown on sex trade in China’s most populous province. Shortly after China Central Television’s news broadcast aired a report on the sex industry ...

  9. News - China - CRIME

    Guangdong drug villagers wary days after big police raid

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 02:28pm by He Huifeng, Keith Zhai

    ... police estimate almost one-fifth of Boshe's population is involved in the drug business one way or the other. "Basically this is a family clan business, otherwise the meth industry ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    'Ice' drug seizures nearly double in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 04:37am by Patrick Boehler

    ... "There is large demand [for drugs] and there is a large young population in the region," said Jeremy Douglas, the Bangkok-based regional representative of the United Nations Office on Drugs ...




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