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Man Risks Life To Save Two-Year-Old Girl, Jumps In Front Of E-Rickshaw

A man in China risked his life and threw himself in front of an oncoming electric rickshaw to save a toddler. The dramatic and swift rescue was caught on surveillance camera.

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India Ranks 145th In Healthcare Quality, Behind Bangladesh, Bhutan: Study

India ranks 145th among 195 countries in terms of quality and accessibility of healthcare. It is behind its neighbours like China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Bhutan, according to a Lancet study.

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China dethrones North American box office as world’s largest movie market in first quarter of 2018

China surpassed North America to become the world's largest movie market during the first quarter of 2018, fuelled in part by big-grossing domestic films, according to US and Chinese box-office fig...

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Pope Francis to China Catholics: Make gestures showing communion

Millions remain loyal to the pope and worship in secret, underground churches, whose priests and parishioners are frequently detained and harassed. (Source: Reuters) Pope Francis is urging Chinese ...

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Watch: Bystanders Grab Bedsheet To Save Boy Falling From Sixth Floor

Dramatic surveillance footage captures the moment a number of bystanders came together to rescue a boy plummeting from the sixth floor of a building in east China. They pulled a large bedsheet that...

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Angela Merkel heads to China to talk economy, trade, rule of law

Merkel, who is set to leave this afternoon, said in her weekly video message her talks with Chinese leaders will address issues such as the rule of law, the economic situation and international dis...

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state located in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of over 1.35 billion. The PRC is a single-party state governed by the Communist Party, with its seat of government in the capital city of Beijing.

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