# beijing - Today’s News
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# beijing - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
John Walsh, who was 39, had been working as ‘Lead Shaper’ at the Happy Valley club near Beijing since May.
# beijing - Friday 27 September, 2013
# beijing - Sunday 8 September, 2013
In February, the International Olympic Committee had recommended that wrestling was dropped.
# beijing - Thursday 5 September, 2013
A Hong Kong-based eye expert has offered to treat the boy for free after his eyes were removed in a field.
# beijing - Thursday 25 July, 2013
Sorry, sorry, can I just… sorry…
# beijing - Saturday 20 July, 2013
Apart from the man in the wheelchair, no other injuries were caused by the explosion.
# beijing - Thursday 16 May, 2013
China and Ireland’s friendship continues with a return visit by an Irish delegation.
# beijing - Saturday 11 May, 2013
From Tokyo to Chicago, and everything in between, here are some of the most stunning skylines from around the world.
# beijing - Saturday 13 April, 2013
The announcement was made today by US Secretary of State John Kerry.
# beijing - Saturday 16 March, 2013
China says that its one child policy introduced int he early 1980s has prevented overpopulation and boosted economic development.
# beijing - Friday 15 March, 2013
The reporter said he and his team were detained due to an issue with displaying the passes they needed to film in the area.
# beijing - Tuesday 12 February, 2013
Even North Korea’s sole international ally, China, was stern in its condemnation of the nuclear test and threats to the United States.
# beijing - Monday 7 January, 2013
A man also passed away from the H1N1 influenza strain in Jordan over the weekend.
# beijing - Friday 28 December, 2012
The new rules follow anonymous online postings which accused Chinese officials of misconduct in office. The government claims the law is aimed at protecting users’ personal information.
# beijing - Friday 7 December, 2012
The Olympic Silver Medallist is hoping to dethrone Joe Ward in the national championships next February.
# beijing - Thursday 15 November, 2012
A fine Gaelic footballer when he visited Ireland earlier this year, Xi is now tasked with leading China for the next ten years.
# beijing - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
It is expected the Vice President be announced the party’s top leader tomorrow.
# beijing - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
The Northern Ireland city has been chosen as the UK’s City of Culture next year. Find out where else made the cut…
# beijing - Saturday 13 October, 2012
In addition, Norwegian Boasson Hagen’s finish helped him seal third place in the overall standings in Beijing.
# beijing - Friday 12 October, 2012
Germany will enter discussions on the steady deterioration of relations between Syria and Turkey, following deadly airstrikes.
# beijing - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
Cian O’Connor rode a double clear round to win at the FEI World Cup Jumping China League on Wednesday.
# beijing - Friday 28 September, 2012
Bronze Medal winner Cian O’Connor competes in China while triathlete Aileen Morrison is in Yokohama, Japan.
# beijing - Monday 24 September, 2012
Wang Lijun was sentenced to 15 years in prison earlier today for bribery and abuse of power. He had exposed the scandal that has rocked China’s ruling Communist Party.
# beijing - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
New exhibition marks celebration of Korean-Chinese diplomatic relations – with some interesting themes…
# beijing - Monday 20 August, 2012
Gu Kailai was found guilty of murdering British businessman Neil Heywood, a crime she had confessed to, and given the death penalty with two years’ reprieve in a case which has rocked China.
# beijing - Saturday 4 August, 2012
The chef, who is believed to have worked for Kim Jong-Il before his death, is one of the few people to publicly speak out about meeting Kim Jong Un and his new wife.
# beijing - Saturday 28 July, 2012
The death toll of Beijing’s flash floods has been raised after public questioning of the tally.
# beijing - Friday 27 July, 2012
The case has brought to light a messy political scandal that has caused concern in China’s leadership.
# beijing - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
There has been fierce criticism of the government which has been accused of not doing enough to prevent the deaths of at least 37 people.
# beijing - Monday 23 July, 2012
Beijing residents have been highly critical of what they believe to be poor drainage systems and insufficient warnings.
# beijing - Sunday 22 July, 2012
The death toll across China has reached 20.
# beijing - Saturday 21 July, 2012
If you’re not already in the Olympics frame of mind, this will have you pumped and ready for London.
# beijing - Friday 20 July, 2012
Ai Weiwei – a vocal critic of China’s government – had decried the ruling, saying it an attempt to silence him.
# beijing - Wednesday 18 July, 2012
“I’m looking forward to it. It’s going to be a great opportunity for us and I can’t wait for the games to start.”
# beijing - Monday 16 July, 2012
Moscow has rejected attempts by the West to pressure it into supporting a UN resolution on Syria.
# beijing - Sunday 15 July, 2012
The comments from Wen Jiabao follow news on Friday that China’s economy grew by 7.6 per cent, the lowest since the first quarter of 2009.
# beijing - Monday 9 July, 2012
The Swiss ace won the men’s doubles in 2008 but craves a centre court win at SW19 to crown a golden summer.
# beijing - Monday 2 July, 2012
# beijing - Sunday 1 July, 2012
And just a reminder… amazing doesn’t necessarily mean inviting.
# beijing - Monday 28 May, 2012
Meanwhile Beijing authorities have said two flies are allowed in the lavatories at any one time…