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Mar 01 2016

Hong Kong bookseller says he will give up British citizenship

Lee said he voluntarily returned to China to help in the investigation of Gui. In individual interviews broadcast on Hong Kong-based Phoenix TV channel late last nigh...

Mar 01 2016

Gatwick Airport runway closed because of 'spillage'

The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation say some flights are now departing the airport. A number of flights to London have been diverted to Bournem...

Mar 01 2016

Clinton focuses on general, while Sanders sticks to script

U.S. networks called the race for Clinton moments after polls closed in the Palmetto State, where the majority of Democratic voters are African-American, a voting blo...

Mar 01 2016

China manufacturing activity shrinks at fastest in 4 years

The government's manufacturing purchasing manager index (PMI) slid to 49.0, below the 49.4 level of January and expectations for a further decline to 49.3. While economic...

Mar 01 2016

Erdogan says Syrian cease-fire works 'partially'

Syrian rebel fighters from the Failaq al-Rahman brigade rest during a lull in fighting against regime forces in Bala, a town on the outskirts of Damascus, on Feb 28, 2016...