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Wang Fei poses for pictures with her Pekingese dog in Beijing

As China’s Year of The Dog Begins, Imperial Pekingese Breed Is...

By Joseph Campbell BEIJING (Reuters) For centuries, owning the flat-faced Pekingese dog was a luxury to be enjoyed only by China's royal family After years of...
Head of canine patrol squad Chang Fumao sits next to a guard dog after a daily patrol in the Forbidden City in central Beijing

A Dog’s Life: in Beijing’s Forbidden City, No Holiday for Canine...

BEIJING (Reuters) As China ushers in the Lunar Year of the Dog, hundreds of millions of Chinese are traveling to their hometowns to spend...
Pedestrians cross a road amidst smog on a polluted day in Nanjing

China Expects to See Heavy Air Pollution During Lunar New Year

BEIJING (Reuters) Some regions of China could suffer heavy pollution because of fireworks and unfavourable weather conditions during Lunar New Year celebrations, despite a...
Citizens celebrate China's Lunar New Year with fireworks on early morning of January 28, 2017, in Beijing

China’s Millennium-Old Fireworks Hub Grapples with Bans and Shifting Traditions

By Philip Wen and Thomas Suen LIUYANG, China (Reuters) From the concrete bunkers carved into the hillside, where workers gingerly handle piles of explosive black...
People watch the CCTV Spring Festival Gala TV show on a screen at the Beijing West train station in Beijing

Chinese Superstars Steal New Year Show with First Duet in 20...

By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) Two of China's most famous and well-loved pop stars stole the show at state television's annual glitzy, often much mocked...
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