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China's Plan to Limit Coal Use Could Spur Consumption for Years - New York Times

25/07/2014 09.04 h.

New York Times

China's Plan to Limit Coal Use Could Spur Consumption for Years
New York Times
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China Plans Extension of Railroad to India Through Tibet - New York Times

25/07/2014 13.14 h.

China Plans Extension of Railroad to India Through Tibet
New York Times
BEIJING — China plans to extend by 2020 a railroad on the high trans-Himalayan plateau of Tibet to the borders of India, Bhutan and Nepal, according to a report in People's Daily, the official mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party. The extension ...

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Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 1st day - ESPNcricinfo.com

25/07/2014 13.14 h.

ESPNcricinfo.com

Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 1st day
ESPNcricinfo.com
The last time Mahela Jayawardene batted against South Africa in a Test at the SSC, he made 374, the highest score ever made by a right-handed batsman in Test cricket. Today he walked off to applause for an unbeaten 140 as his 34th Test century held ...

China probes food businesses; Hong Kong bans imports in meat safety scare - Reuters

25/07/2014 08.23 h.

Reuters

China probes food businesses; Hong Kong bans imports in meat safety scare
Reuters
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's food regulator has visited close to 600 restaurants, businesses and food distributors as it investigates a fast-spreading food safety scare that has dragged in a number of global brands and hit food outlets as far away as ...
Food Safety in China Still Faces Big HurdlesNew York Times
Meat-Supplier's CEO Apologizes for China UnitWall Street Journal
China detains five in US fast-food scandalUSA TODAY
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In China meat scandal, McDonald's Japan switches to Thai chicken, no nuggets ... - Chicago Tribune

25/07/2014 15.39 h.

In China meat scandal, McDonald's Japan switches to Thai chicken, no nuggets ...
Chicago Tribune
HONG KONG (Reuters) - McDonald's Corp has suspended sales of chicken nuggets and other items in Hong Kong after it said it imported products from Shanghai Husi Food, the U.S.-owned Chinese company at the center of a food safety scare in China.

McDonald's Japan Calls Foul on Chinese Chicken - Wall Street Journal

25/07/2014 11.19 h.

Wall Street Journal

McDonald's Japan Calls Foul on Chinese Chicken
Wall Street Journal
A woman holding an umbrella walks past a McDonald's restaurant, operated by McDonald's Holdings Co. Japan in Tokyo. Bloomberg News. TOKYO— McDonald's Holdings Co. (Japan) Ltd. said Friday it has decided to stop selling all chicken products ...

India come full circle - ESPNcricinfo.com

25/07/2014 11.28 h.

ESPNcricinfo.com

India come full circle
ESPNcricinfo.com
India's win at Lord's was historic. The series remains to be won, and is well within grasp. England today is in the position india was in their 2011 tour, beset with injuries, with the elders not uniformly pulling their weight (remember that only ...

Japan Should Pay 'Comfort Women,' UN Panel Says - Newsweek

24/07/2014 22.58 h.

Newsweek

Japan Should Pay 'Comfort Women,' UN Panel Says
Newsweek
GENEVA (Reuters) - A United Nations human rights panel called on Japan on Thursday to undertake independent investigations of wartime sex slavery and apologise to the women who were victims before it was too late. Some historians estimate that as ...

McDonald's Japan stops buying chicken from China after expired meat scandal - The Guardian

25/07/2014 11.36 h.

The Guardian

McDonald's Japan stops buying chicken from China after expired meat scandal
The Guardian
A pedestrian walks past a McDonald's restaurant in Tokyo. Photograph: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images. McDonald's Japan has said it will stop importing chicken from China and its restaurants will stop selling the meat, following a food safety scandal ...
McDonald's in Hong Kong, Japan nix China chickenUSA TODAY
McDonald's Japan stops all sales of chicken produced in ChinaFortune
China's Unsafe Food Chain Takes Chicken off the McDonald's Menu in Hong KongBusinessweek
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Australia and asylum-seekers - The Economist

25/07/2014 10.32 h.

The Economist

Australia and asylum-seekers
The Economist
WITH his pledge to “stop the boats”, Tony Abbott, then the leader of Australia's opposition, made a crusade against asylum-seekers a key part of last year's victorious election campaign. Last month the prime minister claimed victory: Mr Abbott boasted ...


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