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On June 23, beijing is dozenth 19 big delegates that generation of election of party representative congress attends a party 63. Be as follows on behalf of list (it is foreword by surname strokes) : Urge again and again (female) small sweet jade (female) Ma La nxia (female, the Hui nationality) Wang Gang king becomes kingly Ke Rong (female) Ju Xiaolin Suo Zhong of Zhang of bovine green hill (t上海贵族宝贝龙凤论坛he Hui nationality) Fang Qiuzi (daughter) Lu Yingchuan Cong Huimin (daughter) Feng ea上海4...
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The 10 best new books to read in January according to Amazon's editors, from a new Colleen Hoover novel to a memoir by Roseanne Barr's daughter

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. According to Amazon's book editors, the best new books to read in January include picks from Colleen Hoover, Nita Prose, and Xochitl Gonzalez.Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider Amazon's book editors picked their top 10 new books to read in January 2022. This month's books include a unique murder mystery and a memoir from Roseanne Barr's daughter.  For more book recommendations, check out the  . January often means fresh beginnings,...
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Woman trapped with a blind date after Chinese COVID lockdown

From The Straits Times: Over 100 virus cases have been reported in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou since last week, as China battles to contain multiple local outbreaks of the Delta and Omicron variants.Parts of the city were abruptly placed under lockdown last Wednesday (Jan 5) when a woman surnamed Wang was having dinner at her blind date's house. — Read the rest
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Unknown objects at the heart of the Milky Way are beaming radio signals, then mysteriously disappearing

The radio telescope at the Parkes Observatory at sunset near the town of Parkes, Australia, July 15, 2019.Stefica Nicol Bikes/Reuters Mysterious radio waves emanating from the center of the galaxy have astronomers stumped. Four objects have briefly emitted radio signals that don't resemble any known type of star. Scientists think each of the four signals could come from a new type of object unknown to astronomy. Ziteng Wang found a needle in an astronomical haystack.Wang, a physics PhD st...
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China’s choice of ambassador to New Zealand indicates focus on deepening economic ties

Analysis: Wang Xiaolong’s prior role suggests Beijing keen to widen economic ties with New Zealand as diplomatic relationship becomes rockierA new Chinese ambassador who has previously worked on the country’s controversial belt and road initiative (BRI) has arrived in New Zealand, prompting speculation Beijing is planning to focus on deepening economic ties with New Zealand as the two countries navigate growing diplomatic challenges.Wang Xiaolong, who replaced former ambassador Wu Xi, previously...
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Same-sex couple become first in Taiwan to legally adopt child

Wang Chen-wei and Chen Chun-ju sign papers after ruling allows Chen to register as parent alongside WangA married same-sex couple have become the first in Taiwan to legally adopt a child neither of them are related to, after they challenged local laws in court.Wang Chen-wei, Chen Chun-ju, and their daughter, nicknamed Joujou, were surrounded by press at the Taipei household registration office, as the couple formally signed adoption paperwork after a long battle. Clutching Joujou, her face hidde...
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Woman’s diary goes viral as lockdown in China forces her to stay with blind date

Wang went for dinner at date’s house in Zhengzhou when Covid forced thousands into quarantineCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA Chinese woman has become an overnight sensation after she posted video diaries documenting her life after being stuck at a blind date’s house.Wang went for dinner on Sunday at her blind date’s residence in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, where a recent outbreak of Covid cases sent thousands into quarantine in parts of the city. As she w...
Tags: China, Social Media, World news, Asia Pacific, Digital Media, Wang, Zhengzhou, Coronavirus, COVID

China's complaints about Elon Musk's satellites highlight a growing problem in space

An illustration of SpaceX's Starlink network of satellites.Getty Images Beijing's protest to the UN about two near-misses have focused attention to growing concerns about overcrowding in low earth orbit. SpaceX and other private firms plan vast constellations in orbit, and experts say governments need to establish better channels to discuss potential risks. China and the United States have been urged to improve communications with each other and with private companies over space matte...
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China riveted by public row between pop star and former wife

US-born singer-songwriter Wang Leehom accused of infidelity and emotional abuse by Lee JingleiThe highly successful Mandarin-speaking singer-songwriter Wang Leehom has issued a public apology to his ex-wife after a high-profile family row that has gripped the Chinese-speaking world.In a lengthy social media post on Friday, Lee Jinglei accused Wang of emotional abuse, lack of care for his family, infidelity and solicitation of sex workers. Continue reading...
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Working parents can feel torn between their personal and work identities — here's what employers can do to help

Scheduling conflicts, missed commitments, or forgotten tasks can trigger shame.Getty Images Studies show that working parents often fear they aren't focusing enough on their children.  Feelings of shame about their family duties can cause some parents to be less productive at work.   Bosses can help ease the burden on working parents by offering lots of schedule flexibility. For working parents, every day is a juggling act. You're trying to keep an eye on an important deadline here an...
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The 14 Best Documentaries Of 2021, Ranked

I did not expect The Beatles to trend on social media amongst "Annie!," "Sports," and "America's Favorite Thanksgiving Foods" in 2021, and yet there the lads were in the third week of November, receiving deafening Twitter buzz for a clip of Paul McCartney writing the iconic "Get Back" in Peter Jackson's "Get Back" in ~45 magical seconds. It was a real "Is this real life?" moment, the sort that confirms The Beatles are who we thought they were and then some, the kind that makes old heroes flesh, ...
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A Chinese military drill could turn into full-scale attack, Taiwan warns

Taiwanese troops during an exercise simulating an attempted amphibious landing by Chinese forces, May 30, 2019.Kyodo News Stills via Getty Images Taiwan's Defence Ministry has presented possible scenarios for an all-out PLA assault, citing "Beijing's goal to invade by 2025." The Ministry says China's military could use one of its frequent drills near Taiwan to launch an assault on the island. The ministry has studied PLA tactics for years and says it has "full control over the str...
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Taiwan, the world's biggest chip-maker, just set up a new trade framework with the US amid tensions with China

Flags of Taiwan and the United States.Tyrone Siu/Reuters The US and Taiwan have committed to supporting supply chains for chips. The framework comes amid heightened tensions between China and Taiwan. US defense official Ely Ratner said Taiwan's free-market economy is "integral" to the world. The US and Taiwan have set up a new trade and investment framework as the island's tensions with China escalate.The Technology Trade and Investment Collaboration (TTIC) framework was announced in ...
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Riz Ahmed And Lulu Wang Team Up For Comedy Series The Son Of Good Fortune

Today, Variety exclusively reported that Riz Ahmed's Left Handed Films and Lulu Wang's Local Time are teaming up to develop a new comedy series entitled "The Son of Good Fortune." Based on award-winning author Lysley Tenorio's novel of the same name, the series is "about an undocumented Filipino teenager in the Bay area navigating a tumultuous relationship with his former B-movie action star mother, falling in love for the first time, and working out how to pay back a massive debt before his who...
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UK: Can Cryptocurrencies Be Held On Trust? - Armstrong Teasdale

In the recent decision of Wang v Darby [2021] EWHC 3054 (Comm), His Honour Judge Stephen Houseman QC (sitting as a Deputy Judge of the U.K. High Court) had the...
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7 Chinese celebrities, business people, and activists who disappeared after speaking out about the Communist Party or powerful people

Shuai Peng seen at the 2020 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 23, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia.Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Peng Shuai seems to have disappeared after she said a Chinese politician sexually assaulted her. The Chinese tennis star is among an alarming number of Chinese celebrities who have disappeared. Some vanished after they made critical comments about the government or powerful people. Peng Shuai went missing after she said she was sexually assaulted by a top Ch...
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The 3 best woks for stir frying at home

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Woks come in a variety of price points, materials, capacities, and proportions that directly affect performance. We tested 9 woks using the same two recipes to determine which ones best replicate wok hei. The Zwilling Forte Wok is our top pick - even though it's made from a Western company, it performs really well and requires very little upkeep. It's easy to take things you grew up with for granted. Nuances you don't notice until they're missi...
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A female astronaut made history this weekend when she became the first Chinese woman to ever complete a spacewalk

Wang ventured outside China's Tiangong space station for six hours on November 8 on a spacewalk with fellow crew member Zhai Zhigang. #astronaut #tiangong #zhaizhigang #spacewalk #spacestation
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Astronaut Wang Yaping is the first Chinese woman to make a spacewalk

Wang ventured outside China's Tiangong space station for six hours on November 8 on a spacewalk with fellow crew member Zhai Zhigang. #tiangong #zhaizhigang #wangyaping #spacewalk #spacestation
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Wang Yaping becomes first Chinese woman to walk in space

Wang is one of three astronauts on a six-month mission to build the Tiangong space station. #spacestation #astronauts #tiangong #wangyaping
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Tech company rewards employees with $7,000 bonuses after being named New Zealand's fastest growing

Kami employees in front of the company's logo. Kami Kami was named New Zealand's fastest growing company by Deloitte last week. As a result, Kami gave each of its 53 employees a $7,000 bonus. Kami's platform helps connect teachers with students. 12,000 K-12 schools in the US use it. A tech business in New Zealand gave its employees hefty bonuses after it was named the country's fastest-growing company.Each worker received 10,000 New Zealand dollars, roughly $7,000.Kami, a p...
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China stops airing Boston Celtics games after Enes Kanter called Xi Jinping a 'brutal dictator'

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports China stopped streaming Boston Celtics games after center Enes Kanter criticized Xi Jinping. Kanter called Xi a "brutal dictator," and expressed support for Tibet's independence. "We never accept the attacks and smears on Tibet's development," China's foreign ministry responded. Boston Celtics games are no longer being streamed in China after center Enes Kanter referred to the Chinese leader Xi Jinping as a "brutal dictator" in a video posted on s...
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Recycled Lithium Batteries As Good As Newly Mined, Study Finds

A new study by Wang and a team including researchers from the US Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC), and battery company A123 Systems, [...] shows that batteries with recycled cathodes can be as good as, or even better than those using new state-of-the-art materials. The findings have been published in the journal Joule. IEEE Spectrum reports: The team tested batteries with recycled NMC111 cathodes, the most common flavor of cathode containing a third each of nickel, manganese, and cobalt. The ...
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Recycled Lithium Batteries As Good As Newly Mined, Study Finds (slashdot)

A new study by Wang and a team including researchers from the US Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC), and battery company A123 Systems, [...] shows that batteries with recycled cathodes can be as good as, or even better than those using new state-of-the-art materials. The findings have been published in the journal Joule. IEEE Spectrum reports: The team tested batteries with recycled NMC111 cathodes, the most common flavor of cathode containing a third each of nickel, manganese, and cobalt. The ...
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'Squid Game' is unlikely to be adapted for the Chinese market because it's too dark, says an industry executive

Netflix's "Squid Game" has become a massive, international hit. Youngkyu Park A Chinese adaptation of "Squid Game" is unlikely as the show is too dark, said iQiyi's chief content officer. Content production must follow ideology and social trends like "the enthusiasm and unity" of the Chinese people. Netflix's "Squid Game" is a hit in China, where the streaming service and the show are not even available. Netflix's "Squid Game" is unlikely to be adapted for the Chinese marke...
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Mysterious radio waves are radiating from an unknown object at the heart of the Milky Way, astronomers say

The radio telescope at the Parkes Observatory at sunset near the town of Parkes, Australia July 15, 2019. Stefica Nicol Bikes/Reuters Astronomers detected mysterious radio waves from the center of the galaxy that vary dramatically and seem to shut off at random. The waves' origin is unknown, so they hint at the existence of a new type of celestial object. The signal doesn't look like the kind that comes from stars, planets, or even dead stars. Mysterious radio waves are emanating f...
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How to trigger your own professional 'hot streak' to excel at work

Hot streaks don't happen randomly - they follow a specific recipe for success. Getty Images Hot streaks are definitive periods of unusual success in your profession or career. To create a hot streak, first test out multiple creative options and then focus your energy on one specifically. This sequence of 'exploration' followed by 'exploitation' has proven successful across different industries. Inspiration struck Dashun Wang in a museum. Some time ago, he was visiting ...
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The 10 poetry books that made it onto the National Book Award longlist in 2021

Some of the poetry longlist finalists for the 2021 National Book Awards include "The Wild Fox of Yemen" by Threa Almontaser and "What Noise Against the Cane" by Desiree C. Bailey. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The National Book Foundation published its longlist for the poetry award this week. The 10 favorites are below - from former Pulitzer Prize winners to emerging poets. Want more books? Check out t...
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Black swans: can we learn to predict unpredictable events?

This article was originally published by our sister site, Freethink.A black swan event has, unfortunately, nothing to do with Natalie Portman or Western Australia; it describes an event that is extremely unlikely, but can cause massive upheaval. For example, the 2008 global recession or, say, pretty much all of 2020.By definition, no one sees a black swan event coming — but researchers at Stanford are attempting to change that. They are building a computational method to try and predict when the...
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China warns US poor relations could undermine progress on climate change

Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi tells US climate envoy John Kerry cooperation on reducing emissions cannot be separated from the broader relationshipChinese foreign minister Wang Yi has warned US climate envoy John Kerry that deteriorating US-China relations could undermine cooperation between the two countries on climate change.In a video link call on Wednesday, Wang told Kerry that such cooperation cannot be separated from the broader relationship and called on the US to take steps to improve...
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