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Boot camp greets China's pampered young
Mandatory military training aims to toughen up students, but Internet generation failing to make the grade.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2013 07:57 GMT
A dream come true for Taiwan's finest
A lack of funding for tennis in Taiwan has not deterred Lu Yen-hsun and Hsieh Su-wei from their Wimbledon dream.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 12:16 GMT
Chinese fishermen freed by N Korea captors
Sixteen men and boat seized two weeks ago by armed group released, easing tensions between the two traditional allies.
Last updated: 21 May 2013 10:13 GMT
Shanghai: Birthplace of China's communists
Ninety-one years after Communist Party held its first Congress in Shanghai, secrecy continues to shroud its leadership.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 08:21 GMT
Tennis masters through at Shanghai masters
While US Open winner Andy Murray didn't pick up a racquet to progress, there was also little trouble for other top seeds
Last updated: 10 Oct 2012 17:02 GMT
China cancels project after protests
Officials buckle under pressure from protest against industrial waste pipeline project in Qidong province.
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Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 21:20 GMT
Chinese court rejects artist Ai Weiwei appeal
Artist says the $2.4m tax evasion charge is part of an intimidation campaign to stop him from criticising government.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 05:09 GMT
Matan Ruak 'wins' East Timor polls
Unconfirmed results from Monday's presidential election give former armed forces chief 61 per cent of votes counted.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 01:16 GMT
Matan Ruak set to become East Timor president
Provisional results from Monday's election gave former armed forces chief 61 per cent of the ballots counted.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 05:22 GMT
East Timor votes for new president
Voters choosing between veterans of fight for independence in runoff ballot to elect successor to Jose Ramos-Horta.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2012 10:26 GMT
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