Part of the genius of Season Three’s benchmark “Blink” is how utterly standalone it is, which is why it’s often the go-to installment to show to newbies: The ride can be enjoyed with virtually no knowledge of the Who mythos. “Listen” comes from a different direction; our protagonists are front … More »
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Apple will roll out its new smartphones in nine markets, including Hong Kong, next week. But customers in mainland China will have to wait a week longer for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Two more homes have been burgled in the Tai Mong Tsai area of Sai Kung, with over HK$200,000 in cash and valuables stolen. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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Three planes have been forced to divert because of fights over reclining seats. So why not keep all passengers in the ‘upright position’ when they fly?
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Authorities in China have held back on renewing the safety permits of three genetically modified plants, casting uncertainty on the future of experiments by the scientists who developed those crops. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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‘I will carry that guilt and sorrow forever,’ Theodore Wafer says
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India send England to a humiliating nine-wicket defeat to win the fourth one-day international at Edgbaston and the series 3-0.
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Grade Five students in Jiangsu province became the first on the mainland to receive official textbooks detailing the Nanking massacre, a painful chapter of history that has been a sticking point between China and Japan. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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The character-building cornerstone of American life has lately come under fire for ills ranging from racism to concussions. Three new books find the good, the bad, and the ugly.
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Three prestigious mainland universities have vowed to strengthen ideological control over students and teachers, according to statements in the latest issue of Quishi, a magazine of the Central Party School. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> Three primary school students were killed and five others and a teacher injured when a man attacked them with a knife on the first day of the new semester in China’s central Hubei province, state media reported. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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<!– google_ad_section_start –> The government should set up an independent body to settle disputes arising from a partnership under which some public hospital patients are given subsidies for treatment at private clinics, the Medical Association president says. <!– google_ad_section_end –>
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Three people shot, Schoolboy Q unhurt.
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