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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Tibetan exiles gather to debate future of their land

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Dharamshala, India Hundreds from around the world meet in northern India to discuss their homeland's future amid a wave of self-immolation protests Exiled Tibetans debate way to end 'sufferings' Tibetan exiles began their biggest gathering in four years yesterday, eyeing a change of leadership in China and seeking ways to end a gruesome ...

  2. News - World - LANGUAGE

    Study finds Europe, Asia shared common language 15,000 years ago

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... University evolutionary biologist Mark Pagel said. Linguists have long debated the idea of an ancient Eurasiatic superfamily, a controversial idea because many words evolve too rapidly to preserve ...

  3. News - Asia - GAMBLING

    Asian casinos solve conservative beliefs by allowing foreigners only

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... debate in countries like Japan about lifting its ban on casinos, which forces Japanese gamblers to travel to South Korea, Macau and Singapore to play the tables. Taiwanese, meanwhile, may soon ...

  4. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Fed's zero interest rate hurts Asia and may not help the US

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... and shake off economic stagnation, MacKinnon believes the Fed needs to raise its benchmark interest rate to around 2 per cent. Whether that would help revitalise the US economy is debatable ...

  5. Comment - News

    Asia is wary of chameleon Romney

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... debate and Obama's poll numbers plunged. "The phone never stopped ringing for about a week," said one East Asian diplomat in Washington. "We'd been warning HQ ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US has no intention of trying to contain China

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by MARTIN MURPHY

    ... Martin Murphy Martin Murphy says the US has no intention of trying to contain China Beijing jumping at shadows in America's policy for Asia "There you go again" has become one of the most memorable lines in US presidential debate history. It was 1980, and Ronald Reagan used it famously to dismiss president Jimmy Carter's repeated misrepresentations of his ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Beijing wants Taipei to relax rules for mainlanders who marry Taiwanese

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Affairs Office, stepped into the debate yesterday as he called on the island's government to loosen restrictions on marriages between mainlanders and Taiwanese. Speaking at the Cross-Straits ...

  8. News - World

    Briefs, September 20, 2012

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... union delegates representing the 29,000 teachers and support staff in Chicago Public Schools voted overwhelmingly to resume classes yesterday after more than two hours of debate. Emanuel, backed ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Chiu Kwong-chiu

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... to show that romanticism must have a human factor and that art is life, not just a job. I won the debate.   ANOTHER REALM I spent seven years in France doing a master's degree ...

  10. Jakarta effect

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Cambodia's foreign minister, Hor Namhong, was accused of doing China's bidding in the hectic internal debates that surrounded the breakdown and was seen by many Asean insiders as part ...




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