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07/01/17 - Ten Thousand To The Power of Ten Thousand Buddhas

Okay, this is where the trip really gets started. All that fun stuff I promised in the first few entries, fronted by a blog post that talked about… 1,141 more words

Buddhism

2017: Year of the Rooster

Ruan Hailin, a craftsman from Jiangsu Province, used paint brush to draw roosters on chicken eggs to welcome the upcoming Chinese lunar New Year… 46 more words

Art & Culture

Chinese Shopping Mall Marks Year of the Rooster with a Giant Statue of the Bird Sporting Donald Trump’s Infamous Hairdo

China gives Trump the bird

A Chinese shopping mall is ringing in the Year of the Rooster with a giant sculpture of a chicken that looks like US president-elect… 124 more words

Politics

Red Alert for Severe Smog in N. China

Severe smog plagues N. China, triggers ‘red alert’ in Beijing, 22 other cities 

The red alert will be activated at 8 p.m. Friday for Beijing and 22 other cities and is expected to last through December 21, according to government media. 55 more words

News Alert

Motorway Crash Kills 17 In China

At least 17 people have been killed, and a further 37 injured, following a large pile-up crash on a motorway in China. 107 more words

World

China's Anti-Corruption Campaign: Central Commission for Discipline Inspection arrests one of its own in Shanxi

Jin Daoming, former vice chairman of the Shanxi Provincial People’s Congress

BEIJING: A senior Chinese official who worked in anti-corruption departments for almost 20 years has been jailed for life for graft, state news agency Xinhua said on Friday. 231 more words

Huangniupu, China, 2016

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Luis Garcia