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  1. ... but transparency is the solution to myriad social woes, delegates say

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the cause of a blaze in a Shanghai high-rise that claimed 58 lives in November, but shoddy construction materials are believed to be part of the problem. Professor Xia Qingyou, a biologist from Southwest University in Chongqing, said open information was the precondition for public supervision. Xia gave the example of the difficulties mainlanders faced when buying train tickets ...

  2. Planners raise alert over food and water

    Posted Jan 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years, and due the impact of climate change, I believe there will be even more in the future, so improving irrigation systems is very important.' Xia Qing, former deputy president ... them water is not inexhaustible,' Xia said. 'It's a commodity that needs strict planning.' The water consumption cap was based on the quantity of water available for use ...

  3. Supporters held as activist is put on trial

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the central government to investigate. Only Tan's wife and elder daughter were allowed to attend the trial. The wife said Tan pleaded not guilty and insisted on his innocence. Defence lawyer Xia ... was also accused of giving telephone interviews to hostile overseas media and making remarks that seriously damaged the image of the Communist Party and government,' Mr Xia said. No ruling ...

  4. Delegation from Sichuan invites youngsters to visit quake zone

    Posted Jan 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... presented delegates with scarves and balloons to wish them warmth and joy. The victims told the audience of the pain they had suffered. Nine-year-old Xia Fengting said that while she was having her ...

  5. Eight children among 23 dead as huge landslide buries homes

    Posted Nov 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by trapping most of the mud and rocks.' Xu Xia, Wang's 20-year-old wife, wept silently as he recalled what happened. At the end, Wang said he was relieved to have escaped with his family, ...

  6. Quake victims and relief workers bring their inside story to HK

    Posted Jan 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... left hand during the quake, told of her joy to see dolphins for the first time. 'I saw dolphins, sharks and jellyfish. I like dolphins most,' she said. Another survivor, Xia Fengting, ...

  7. Online doomsayers say signs point to worse to come

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... believe there are always signs of the heavenly anger,' Peking University sociologist Xia Xueluan said. 'The absence of religion reinforces this trend.' ...

  8. Officials wash hands over quake

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... the crackdown could not reduce their anger and demand for justice. Xia Gaozhen, 36, from Yingxiu county, said a dozen parents whose children had been killed at Yingxiu Primary School protested ...

  9. Crashed relief helicopter and bodies found

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen The scattered wreckage of an earthquake relief helicopter missing in the mountains of Sichuan was found yesterday near Yingxiu town by a small team of local militia. There were no survivors, according to state media. A squad of Yaan county militia radioed a sighting at dawn yesterday, prompting Xia Guofu, commander of the Sichuan Military Region, to head ...

  10. KMT chief seeks closer Beijing ties

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... a couplet for the mausoleum- tian xia wei gong, ren min zui da- meaning 'the state belongs to the people and the people are the most important'. In a brief address, Mr Wu stressed ...




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