Saturday, July 21, 2018

Asia

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People carry a woman, whose husband is trapped under the rubble, after she got fainted at the site of a collapsed residential building at Shah Beri village in Greater Noida

OMG! Buildings Collapse in Delhi Killing at Least Three, More Feared...

By Malini Menon NEW DELHI (Reuters) A six-storey apartment block collapsed into an adjacent building in a suburb of New Delhi killing at least three people,...
Director Wen Muye poses for a picture with cast members and crew of the movie Dying To Survive at the 21st Shanghai International Film Festival

Cancer Drug Movie Strikes Nerve in China, Becomes Box-Office Hit

By Christian Shepherd and Pei Li BEIJING (Reuters) A low-budget Chinese movie about a leukemia patient who turns to smuggling cheaper cancer drugs from India...
An image of Vietnamese former oil executive Trinh Xuan Thanh is seen on a TV screen on state-run television VTV,

Vietnamese Admits He Helped Agents to Kidnap Ex-Executive in Berlin

By Madeline Chambers BERLIN (Reuters)  A Vietnamese man has admitted that he helped his country's secret services to kidnap a former oil executive in broad daylight...
Director Zhang Peng and actors Wu Lei and Zhang Yishang attend a promotional event for the movie "Asura" in Shenyang

China Big-Budget Fantasy Epic Pulled after Box Office Flop

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) A Chinese blockbuster hopeful backed by Alibaba Pictures Group and with a reported budget of over $100 million, was abruptly pulled from...
A Chinese white dolphin swims off Lantau island in Hong Kong

Bridge to China Brings Threat for Hong Kong’s Native Pink Dolphin

HONG KONG (Reuters) Hong Kong's rare pale pink dolphins are battling for survival as building work on a 19-mile (31-km) bridge linking the Asian...
A volunteer, for recovery work, uses a pack of refrigerant to a cool down as she takes a break in a heat wave at a flood affected area in Kurashiki

Heatwave Blankets Japan, Kills 14 People over Long Weekend

TOKYO (Reuters) An intense heatwave killed at least 14 people over a three-day long weekend in Japan, media reported on Tuesday, and high temperatures...
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