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  1. News - World - SECRECY

    Media organisations mistakenly reveal names of United States spy agency employees

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:47am by AP

    ... software engineer, Ron Garret of Emerald Hills in the US state of California, tried to contact the man at his office. "I figured someone ought to give him the heads up," Garret said. ...

  2. News - China Insider - ENTERTAINMENT

    House of Cards embodies the corruption in American politics, says Chinese ambassador

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 08:28pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com According to Cui Tiankai, the drama showcases certain issues prevalent in Washington China’s ambassador to the United States has chimed in on popular political drama House of Cards, arguing that the show exposes the disadvantages of American bipartisan politics. “I have seen both seasons of House of Cards, which I think embodies some ...

  3. News - China - UKRAINE

    China’s Xi urges political solution to Ukraine crisis

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:44am by Reuters

    ... China has an “open attitude” towards any suggestions or proposals which can ameliorate the situation, and is willing to remain in touch with all parties including the United States, he said. Xi ... Reuters in Beijing and Berlin Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged a political solution to the crisis in Ukraine and for all parties to exercise calm and restraint, during separate ...

  4. News - World - SINO-US RELATIONS

    Michelle Obama expected to stay away from politics on China visit

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:18pm by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post Michelle Obama expected to maintain her policy of retaining a focus on positive issues, which could spell good news for her hosts First lady to avoid politics in China ... of political controversies, even after her husband has run his last campaign. It reflects a strategy she adopted early in her husband's tenure, which was to develop long-term campaigns around ...

  5. News - World - SOCIETY

    United States government urged to ask people about their state of happiness

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 07:31am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington Gauge happiness, US told A panel of experts thinks the US government should be more in touch with Americans' feelings. By gauging happiness, there'd be more to consider than cold hard cash when deciding matters tha ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing officials, Hong Kong pan-democrats no closer after holding talks on political reform in Shanghai

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam in Shanghai The two sides exchange gifts with pointed political messages before liaison office chief promises to hold further talks with lawmakers Beijing, ... Wang Guangya, director of the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office; and Beijing's liaison office chief Zhang Xiaoming. The division was on show from the start, ...

  7. News - World

    United States resumes the supply of non-lethal aid to Syrian opposition

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 12:19am by Reuters

    ... Associated Press in Geneva US resumes aid supply to Syrian opposition The United States has restarted deliveries of non-lethal aid to the Syrian opposition more than a month after al-Qaeda-linked militants seized warehouses and prompted a sudden cut-off of Western supplies to the rebels. The communications equipment and other items were being funnelled for now only to non-armed ...

  8. News - World - DIPLOMACY

    France’s Hollande begins US state visit with tour of Jefferson’s estate

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:51am by Agence France-Presse

    ... will remain friends forever President Francois Hollande Hollande opened his three-day visit to the United States with a rare flight for a foreign leader aboard Air Force One on Monday. The presidents ... and the incredible gifts that France gave to the United States, because he was a Francophile through and through.” Hollande extended the historical allusion to include the Marquis de Lafayette, the French ...

  9. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    State Grid joins queue to sell assets amid SOE reform push

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:07am by RAY CHAN KEIRA HUANG

    ... US$30 billion. State Grid had marked three units for disposal: high-voltage direct-current transmission networks, electric-car charger facilities and pumped-storage hydroelectricity, ... Keira Lu Huang and Ray Chan State Grid joins queue to sell assets in reform push The world's largest utilities company, State Grid Corp of China, has become the latest state ...

  10. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    13 Cambodians jailed in 'concocted' political treason case

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 11:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Phnom Penh 13 jailed over 'concocted' claims of political treason A Cambodian court jailed 13 people for up to nine years yesterday on treason charges ... members of the group, who are not well known in Cambodia, had used anti-government leaflets and planned to explode bombs at state institutions. The defendants who appeared in court denied ...




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