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China launches experimental moon orbiter

China launches experimental moon orbiter

BEIJING — China launched an experimental spacecraft today (Oct 24) to fly around the moon and back to Earth in preparation for the country’s first unmanned return trip to the...

Hong Kong’s tycoons silent on democracy protests

Hong Kong’s tycoons silent on democracy protests

HONG KONG — As a struggle over Hong Kong’s political future unfolds, the men and women who arguably wield the most influence with Beijing, and financially have the most at stake...

Leung preaches history to students from HK mansion

Leung preaches history to students from HK mansion

HONG KONG — Sitting in the drawing room of a colonial mansion on a hill in central Hong Kong, the city’s leader, Mr Leung Chun-ying, said his biggest problem trying to end the...

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