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  1. Lifestyle - Technology

    London's love for skyscrapers reaches new heights

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 01:32am by GUARDIAN

    ... Robert Booth London goes over the top London's escalating love affair with giddying views will reach a new height this year. Starting in November, up to 6,000 workers will move ... of the Shard, the only taller building in Britain. But this is more than just another notch on London's priapic skyline- soon to see the addition of the Scalpel and the Helter Skelter, which ...

  2. Owners hope to strike gold after Olympics

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... in London, hard hit by the market slowdown, will be hoping for the best, with the Olympic Games scheduled for 2012. Indeed, some may be banking on it. During the height of the downturn in 2008, one reader of a property advice column cited Beijing, previous host of the world's most prestigious sporting event, where prices reportedly rose by up to 40 per cent. Surely, the London Olympics ...

  3. News - China - SPORT

    China's team praised as London Olympics close

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Chan Kin Wa

    ... tribute as 'best ever' Olympics close The curtain came down on the London Olympics last night, with both China and Britain hailing the 30th summer Games the "best ever"- ... exceptional" Games in the words of International Olympic Committee president Jacque Rogge. Four years on, London more than lived up to its motto: "Inspire A Generation". British Prime ...

  4. News - China - SPORT

    CCTV chiefs gagged over hurdler Liu Xiang's injury at London Olympics

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... television bosses on the mainland knew sporting icon Liu Xiang was seriously injured at the London Olympics, but were prevented from saying so by a government gagging order. Millions of fans were ... in London. And they were stopped from revealing the truth by the propaganda authorities. A senior editor of CCTV's Olympics broadcasting team told the South China Morning Post yesterday ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London homes face biggest price drop in 6 years

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:21am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Home sellers slash asking rates as market in British capital endures steep summer slump London records biggest price drop in 6 years London home sellers cut asking prices by the most in more than six years this month, adding to signs the property market in Britain's capital is coming off the boil. London values fell 5.9 per cent from July to an average ...

  6. Sport - China - OLYMPICS

    China reflects after London Olympics, sees tough road to Rio

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... swimmers Sun Yang and Ye Shiwen at London. Sun, 20, became China's first male Olympic swimming champion after winning the 400 metres freestyle, then obliterated his own world record to win ... Reuters in London Delegation chief says there's a lot of work to do before 2016, after a tumultuous Games in which the team's performance was 'satisfactory' China ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - VOLLEYBALL

    Don't expect instant glory, says China volleyball coach Lang Ping

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:02pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... but also for other powerhouses. There is not one team who now dominate the world stage, not even London Olympic champions Brazil. They have failed in the recent World Championship and World ... victory was over the Dominican Republic. They will face Italy again this weekend, along with Asian powerhouses Japan and Thailand. Japan won a bronze medal at the London Olympics, while Thailand ...

  8. News - World - WIKILEAKS

    Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to leave Ecuadorian embassy in London ‘soon’

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:49pm by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in London WikiLeaksfounder confirms media reports that he will leave the Ecuadorean mission in London, but denies claims of poor health Watch: Assange says will leave London ... clarified that that would not happen unless the impasse over his extradition was resolved. Assange made the cryptic comments during a press conference at the Ecuadorean embassy in London following ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Boxing chief Wu confirms IOC presidency bid

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 04:49pm by Reuters in Berlin

    ... Reuters in Berlin Taiwan’s world boxing chief (AIBA) President Ching-kuo Wu announced his intention to run for International Olympic Committee president on Thursday, saying the Olympic ... his two-term presidency come to a mandatory end in September. “The thought and concept to develop the IOC and Olympic movement beyond the realisation of the Olympism is the core principle ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - SWIMMING

    Katie Ledecky smashes world record while Michael Phelps wins individual gold

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:08pm

    ... a near two-year retirement after the London Olympics. “After just getting back in the water and going through the ups and downs, it’s still some of the small things like hitting the walls like ... American teen wonder breaks her own mark in the 400m free at the Pan Pacific championships as 18-Olympic champion triumphs in men's 100m butterfly final Katie Ledecky smashed another ...




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