As China's economic pain increases, so does the reform effort .
"Democracy is a trend that cannot be impeded", writes outspoken Communist Party thinker Yu Keping .
Beijing Morning News*
The Chinese Academy for Social Sciences denies involvement  in Transparency International's Taiwan corruption poll. (Background )
The Chinese government's increasingly sophisticated approach to censorship demands a new interpretation .
Video : Chinese economy sends college grads into "ant colonies".
Los Angeles Times
China's "leftover women" face intense pressure to marry .
New York Times
The University of Macau is relocating to mainland China .
Houses are least affordable  in those parts of China where men most outnumber women.
China’s boundless growth is being replaced by new uncertainty, writes senior Wall Street strategist Byron Wien .
Xinhua corrected a report  that cited Finance Minister Lou Jiwei as saying the country’s growth target this year is 7 per cent, lower than the official goal of 7.5 per cent.
Beef prices have risen 30 per cent  every month for the past year.
Alibaba's Yuebao puts pressure on retail banks  customer service.
China agrees to currency, procurement reforms  in talks with US.
Times of India
China has become a new route to smuggle fake currency  into India.
Chinese navy sails past northern Japan  for first time.
Bhutan's previous government's overtures to China could have been the reason  for India’s decision to end a subsidy for cooking gas and kerosene to the kingdom.
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