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  • Dec 20, 2014
  • Updated: 9:03pm

Morning Clicks

China news round-up: Xi Jinping leaves for Russia, Taiwan's school text books change

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe gestures next to Philippine President Benigno Aquino in Tokyo. Photo: Reuters

Thursday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 9:08am

China news round-up: Chongqing cadres hand in 'hongbao', Japan to revise Self-Defense Law

Lise Han, who faces charges for  concealment of public funds in France's "Chinese weddings" case, seen upon her arrival at a Tours courthouse on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Wednesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

5 Feb 2014 - 8:23am

China news round-up: Navy starts West Pacific drill, Vietnam's President Sang to visit Japan

Nanjing's Laomendong area has had nearly 200,000 visitors during the first three days of the 2014 Spring Festival. Photo: Xinhua

Tuesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

4 Feb 2014 - 8:13am

China news round-up: Graft probes 'can even target Politburo', India says separatist in Yunnan

A performer prepares for Sydney's Chinese New Year Parade for the Lunar New Year on Sunday. Photo: AFP Trending topics on weibo Chinese scientists in the Antarctic Yang Caiqi's performance at the CCTV Spring Festival Gala Audience falling asleep while watching the gala Cross talk (xiangsheng) on BTV gala Movie Where Are We Going, Dad?   Politics 3 Feb 2014 - 3:02pm

China news round-up: Wang Gongquan briefly returns to weibo, security tight in Tibetan county

A photo of three elderly women having to spent New Year's Eve at KFC sparked soul-searching on weibo.

Friday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

5 Feb 2014 - 4:45pm

China news round-up: Beijing raises minimum wage; cigarette sales, ads banned in schools

President Xi Jinping flicks three milk drops, a Mongolian new year blessing, in Xilinhot, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Photo: Xinhua

Thursday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

3 Feb 2014 - 5:23pm

China news round-up: County poverty lists to be scrapped, Putin to visit Beijing in May

Performers rehearse for a performance presenting the imperial heaven worship ceremony in the Temple of Heaven in Beijing on Tuesday. Photo: Xinhua Trending topics on weibo CCTV Spring Festival Gala line-up Movie iPartment 4 Tennis player Li Na China Mobile's 4G service Visa exemptions   Politics Caixin 29 Jan 2014 - 7:53am

China news round-up: Contracts nullified in N Korea, cross-straits government meeting set

Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi, much discussed in exile media, met European Council President Herman Van Rompuy in Brussels on Monday. Photo: Xinhua

Tuesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

28 Jan 2014 - 8:11am

China news round-up: Activist Hu Jia detained in Beijing, Taiwan and Japan reach fishing deal

Prominent rights advocate Hu Jia was detained by police in Beijing on Sunday. Photo: Simon Song

Monday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

27 Jan 2014 - 9:15am

China news round-up: 3 killed in Xinjiang clash, Xu Zhiyong calls for end to one-party rule

A woman carries a child in a basket as they board a train at a railway station in Nanjing, Jiangsu province on Thursday. Photo: Reuters

Friday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

28 Jan 2014 - 5:12pm

China news round-up: Xi Jinping to visit Europe in March, New Citizen Movement trials continue

Policemen rush to prevent journalists to interview Zhang Qingfang, the lawyer of Xu Zhiyong, near the No. 1 Intermediate People's Court, where Xu stood trial, in Beijing Wednesday. Photo: AP

Thursday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

24 Jan 2014 - 5:14pm

China news round-up: Xu Zhiyong to face trial, leak exposes elite's secret offshore accounts

Activists campaign for Xu Zhiyong's release. Screenshot via Twitter

Wednesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

22 Jan 2014 - 4:37pm 1 comment

China news round-up: SOEs audited to hand over profits, Xu Caihou makes appearance

On Monday, President Xi Jinping addressed a conference on plans for a second round of his "mass line" campaign to win over the public. Photo: Xinhua

Tuesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

21 Jan 2014 - 8:22am

China news round-up: New-home prices surge, North Koreans told to convert yuan to won

Travelers leave Shenyang, Liaoning province, by train on Sunday ahead of the New Year Festival. Photo: Xinhua

Monday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

20 Jan 2014 - 5:07pm

China news round-up: Tycoon denies Hu Yaobang ties, China mediates in S Sudan

Crew of the icrebreaker Xuelong release a weather baloon on Monday. Photo: Xinhua

Tuesday's summary of top stories elsewhere on China's politics, society, economy and foreign affairs.

7 Jan 2014 - 8:20am

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