On a Block of Single-Story Homes, a 'Monstrosity' in Queens Draws Ire
Yuk Cheung, who bought the house at 147-11 56th Road last year, said a spurt of construction in recent months had been driven in part by a rumor circulated by Chinese contractors that the city would pass laws to block the larger buildings. Photo We ...
June 2, 2015
How China Plans to Run AIIB: Leaner, With Veto
“China can't lose from having an economically rational, transparent governing structure at the AIIB that it can showcase in response to the U.S.,” said Leslie Young, an economics professor with Beijing's Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. “This ...
Chinese Writers and Chinese Reality
When I asked him about this different approach, he said that a plate of tofu's going rancid on the dinner table matters more than so-called big historical events do. Born in 1958, in a small town in Henan, Liu Zhenyun witnessed and experienced China's ...
June 1, 2015
Big EuroTrash Thursday!
In other cycling news: The Giro in Numbers, MTN-Qhubeka Tour team and more accolades for Stephen Cheung's hydration paper. A very BIG EuroTrash Thursday. .. All of them have aspects that could turn the GC tables around. There is one with a serious ...
June 4, 2015
How about the cooks at my university's canteen, who had plunked all the large trays of the food on the tables and told us to deal with it, as they picked up banners to go demonstrate in the square in support of the students? Was Song Wenjun, who had ...
June 3, 2015
Knowledge, attitude and experience of episiotomy use among obstetricians and ...
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April 22, 2015
Authorities Begin Clearing Main Hong Kong Protest Site
HONG KONG—Authorities met little resistance as they began clearing the main Hong Kong protest site on Thursday, effectively ending an occupation that has stretched out over more than 10 weeks. Crowds thinned at the site before the action began around ...
December 10, 2014
BEIJING—A new China-led infrastructure bank aims to differentiate itself from other lenders with a leaner, more efficient structure that ultimately gives Beijing veto power over major decisions, people close to the institution said. The bank’s voting structure means that China will retain the upper hand as the largest shareholder, according to its articles of incorporation and people close to the bank.
like the big wide photos on the ‘Roadside’ reports, well now it’s time for EuroTrash to go BIG, we hope you like it. Breaking news: ‘TOP STORY’ It’s not just cycling in the doping news. In other cycling news: The Giro in Numbers, MTN-Qhubeka Tour team and more accolades for Stephen Cheung’s hydration paper. TOP STORY: Not Just Cycling. As the general public were getting used to kicking cycling as the worst sport for drugs, along comes the BBC and they make an in-depth documentary highlighting drug use in athletics. In the Panorama program ‘Catch me if you Can’ aired on Wednesday, it was claimed that coach, Alberto Salazar, has been accused of violating anti-doping rules and he was involved in doping US record holder Galen Rupp, in 2002 as well as others. The accusations of systematic doping, micro dosing and the falsification of TUE forms sounded so familiar. Salazar is now one of the world’s most successful coaches and is the head coach at the prestigious Nike running camp based in Portland, Oregon, Salazar has worked with GB Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah since 2011 and has coached his training... His coaching philosophy involves intensive training and the use of the latest scientific techniques. Skoda Tour de Luxembourg 2015. The opening prologue of the Tour de Luxembourg saw riders take on a technical 2. 6km city course.
Was Niu Jinjin ok, the yoghurt seller in front of Beishida, Beijing Normal University, who had helped out on Bertolucci’s set during the filming of The Last Emperor , and wanted to learn Italian. How about the cooks at my university’s canteen, who had plunked all the large trays of the food on the tables and told us to deal with it, as they picked up banners to go demonstrate in the square in support of the students. He and I had cycled through the city on June 5 looking for her. The tanks were still in the middle of the street—the burned-out, gutted out tanks. They spoke of horror begetting horror. Others were moving slowly, or keeping watch in ominous lines. Together, we had seen a soldier hanged from a bridge, his charred body ravaged by flames and hatred, and we shuddered in pain. People had built barriers with everything they could find—burned-out buses, the metal partitions that marked the bicycle lines, road signs. We had gone as far as the Military Museum, a Soviet-style building topped by a spike with a red star, to the west of the square that was still entirely blocked off and dangerous. through the metal bars we could see some of them freshening their faces in the large fountain in front of the museum, while others stood in rows. People kept coming towards the soldiers, angry,.