High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP
High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP
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A talent for invention? China’s media tries to lay claim to other countries’ discoveries

State-run outlets’ attempts to take the credit for things developed in US, Japan and Europe attracts derision from social media users

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High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP
High-speed rail originated in Japan in the 1960s. Photo: AP
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