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  1. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Wen Jiabao makes rare appearance for breakfast meeting with old friend Angela Merkel

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:21am by Cary Huang

    ... of German leader's three-day visit to China. In her speech at Tsinghua University, Merkel revealed that the two discussed Germany's semi-final match at the Fifa World Cup, which kicked off early this morning. When asked to comment on the game by a Tsinghua University student, Merkel said that Wen remarked that there might be more fans in China following the match than in Germany. ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Compromise best way forward in march towards universal suffrage

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... It began with Beijing extending the olive branch by proposing a trip to Shanghai, during which universal suffrage will be on the agenda. The pan-democrats initially gave a guarded response, saying ... sets this trip apart, though, is that it comes at a time when the city is thrashing out details for universal suffrage. It is important that the pan-democrats are seen as willing to talk ...

  3. News - World - MEDICINE

    US$40m towards brain implant that could restore soldiers' memories

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 08:22pm by AFP

    ... programme that supports US President Barack Obama's Brain Initiative, a US$100 million effort. The latest Darpa awards give up to US$22.5 million to a team of scientists at the University of Pennsylvania, up to US$15 million to the University of California, Los Angeles, and US$2.5 million to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California. Medtronic, the medical device technology ...

  4. News - China - Social Justice

    China's dissidents feel the 'chilling effect' as party's muzzling tactics prove effective

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 12:04pm by AFP

    ... society’s development. The whole approach is to concentrate power to promote economic reforms, to emphasise stability,” said Joseph Cheng, a China politics expert at City University of Hong Kong. ... Academics in May last year reportedly received a notice to avoid teaching seven taboo subjects, including universal values, press freedom, civil society and judicial independence. Party-style reform ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - PHYSICS

    Higgs boson too well behaved for some, who hope to see its dark side

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 01:29am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris The Higgs particle may hold the answer to some of the universe's least understood properties, if scientists could more fully grasp its behaviour Still ... understanding of the more fundamental theory," said Valya Khoze, director of the Institute for Particle Physics Phenomenology at Durham University in the UK. From next year, scientists will smash ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 03:47am by STAFF

    ... University Championship   The youths will become the elders. Don't forget this Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi addresses the party's youth wing ...

  7. News - China - POPULATION

    Birth rate holds steady after one-child policy eased, but there won't be further easing

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:36am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... is 139 million, according to the commission. But of those women, only about 10 million are only children. "A universal two-children policy will introduce a serious baby boom in a short period of time and put a lot pressure on public services such as health and education," said Zhai Zhenwu, a demographer from Renmin University. ...

  8. News - World - CONSTRUCTION

    Nicaragua canal, a Chinese tycoon and an unanswered US$50b question

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:04am by NYT

    ... live-streamed on the internet from Nicaraguan state television. The entrepreneur told university students that the project will bring "radical change" to Nicaragua, the western ... a deception, designed to build hopes in the country. Wang, dressed in a stylish suit and light blue tie, told students at Managua's engineering university on Monday evening that he has received ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Chater Road cleared after mass protests and arrests end July 1 march

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 01:55pm

    ... Chinese-language press: Attendance at universal suffrage march reaches ten year record  - Ming Pao 510,000 people march defying sun and rain- Oriental Daily Attendance figures inflated four times  - Ta ... lawyers, including University of Hong Kong law academic Benny Tai Yiu-ting- an Occupy Central founder- are now on their way to the Police College in Wong Chuk Hang where arrested protesters have ...

  10. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Outspoken commentator Li Chengpeng silenced on Chinese social media

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 02:18pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... for their criticism”. Contrary to speculation online, a person familiar with Li's situation said his suspension was not triggered by a speech he gave at Peking University, The university did not announce ... University. “I am not a man in pursuit of politics, I only pursue the rights I deserve, the right to speak and the right to write,” he said. “I hope that this nation has only temporarily lost its ...




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