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China growth at 24-year low; India to overtake: IMF

Fourth-quarter growth held steady at 7.3 percent from a year earlier, slightly better than expectations.

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China to punish tourists in Thai air rage scandal

It comes at a time when the Chinese are traveling more but also becoming notorious for rough behavior.

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Hong Kong protesters revitalise flagging movement, clash with police; 40 arrested

Protesters carrying umbrellas battled police armed with pepper spray, batons and riot shields.

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Beijing bans smoking in public spaces

China homes the most smokers of any country, with 300mn smoking & 740mn exposed to secondhand.

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US pollution data on Beijing blocked on mobile app

By Monday evening, Beijing’s levels of PM2.5 had reached nearly 200 — or about eight times the level considered safe by the WHO.

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Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters face arrest, warn officials

Chief Secretary Carrie Lam said also there’s no room for further dialogue with the student-led protesters.

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Hong Kong priority is to avoid violence: Barack Obama

He says the U.S. won’t stop speaking out about the things it cares about.

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Hong Kong protest talks show a wide gap between students, Beijing-backed government

The students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy.

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No endgame in Hong Kong

Beijing is likely to restore order in the short term. But does it have a long-term solution to the crisis of governability?

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Hong Kong leader claims ‘external forces’ at play in pro-democracy protests

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s statement was the first time he has alleged foreign involvement in the unrest.

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Beijing marathoners don face masks to battle smog

China’s pollution is notorious following years of rapid economic development.

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Hong Kong police scuffle with protesters, but refrain from dismantling barricades

Public anger simmered over video showing police kicking a handcuffed protester on Wednesday night.

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Hong Kong police drag pro-democracy activists, tear down barricades

Officers wielding pepper spray tore down barricades protesters used as road blocks around the underpass.

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Hong Kong police remove more barricades from pro-democracy protest zones

Dozens of police used electric saws and bolt cutters to dismantle the bamboo barriers that pro-democracy protesters had erected overnight.

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Crowd tries to charge Hong Kong pro-democracy protest

Several hundred people gathered in front of barricades on a main road Monday, chanting, “Open the road!”