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  1. Beijing raises death toll to 77 after long silence

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... and questioned whether anyone would take responsibility and apologise. 'Will the government lower the flag to half mast for the dead?' said another microblog user posting under the name ...

  2. Sailing holiday turns into ocean nightmare

    Posted Jan 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'The mast snapped and fell into the sea, and we had to cut the rigging away. There was nothing to save,' Mrs Lee said by phone from the ship that eventually rescued them. The yacht began ... contact, and the ship began the half-hour process of turning around to retrieve the pair. The rescuers threw lines to them and pulled them to the rope ladder. But the pressure of the sea forced ...



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