Archive for: May 2nd, 2012


China in a Minute: May 2nd, 2012

Chen Guangcheng has left the US Embassy in Beijing after a 6-day stay. Reports earlier in the day say that an agreement was reached between US officials and Chinese authorities regarding his safety. But conflicting reports later in the day say he left because Chinese officials threatened his family if he didn’t. Freedom House released its annual report—Freedom of the Press 2012. According to the report, China has kept a tight grip on media censorship in the past year.

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China in a Minute

Chen Guangcheng has left the US Embassy in Beijing after a 6-day stay. Reports earlier in the day say that an agreement was reached between US officials and Chinese authorities regarding his safety. But conflicting reports later in the day say he left because Chinese officials threatened his family if he didn’t. Freedom House released its annual report—Freedom of the Press 2012. According to the report, China has kept a tight grip on media censorship in the past year.

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Libya drops ban on religion-based parties

National Transitional Council amends law that banned parties based on religion, tribe or ethnicity in run up to polls.

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Staff ‘gave baby full attention’

A baby who died in hospital after days of alleged neglect had the “full attention” of medical staff, a doctor says.

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Police: 5 dead after shooting in Phoenix suburb- Couple shot dead while at home with children


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Taliban attacks Kabul hours after Obama’s visit


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Gingrich ends campaign with one long goodbye- Gingrich exits race with massive debt- OPINION: Newt made Mitt a better candidate


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UK voters go to the polls in local and mayoral elections

Millions of voters across England, Scotland and Wales go to the polls today in nationwide local authority elections. But at the same time there’s…

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Did US Mislead Dissident To Fix Diplomatic Dilemma?

Blind activist Chen Guangcheng claims US official said China would kill wife if he stayed — US denies claim

  • VIDEO: Chinese Dissident Released From US Embassy

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    British web providers begin blocking Pirate Bay

    One of Britain’s biggest internet service providers has begun denying access to the filesharing website Pirate Bay. The permanent block comes after…

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