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12th February 2021 | By Rory Gannon

Manchester’s Chinese community celebrates New Year in new ways during a time of Covid

As we approach one year of living with coronavirus, festivals – religious and ceremonious alike – have had to adapt to the everchanging government restrictions....

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17th March 2020 | By Imogen Campion

Family fears leaving China as global number of COVID-19 cases continue to soar

A British family of four currently in Nanning, China fear leaving the province as the coronavirus situation worsens outside the country. Tom, from North Yorkshire, a father of...

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29th January 2020 | By Leonie Backhaus

British universities move to help prevent spread of coronavirus

There are currently 132 people killed and over 6,000 infected because of coronavirus and the disease – which originates in the Chinese city of Wuhan...

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18th December 2019 | By Marcus Chan

Hong Kongers protest in Manchester in support of activists taking stance against China

A group of people from Hong Kong staged a protest in Manchester to show their support for people in their home country. Hong Kong has...

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3rd October 2019 | By D.Kirk

Hong Kong protesters confronted by Chinese students in Manchester

The increasing tension in Hong Kong was felt in the heart of Manchester as students from mainland China unexpectedly squared off against students from Hong Kong...

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2nd December 2018 | By Matt Hartless

Film Advent Calendar: Fast paced action develops character in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Forget Die Hard, Bourne or John Wick, nobody makes action films quite like they do in East Asia. Look at how many western films pay...

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30th November 2018 | By Andrew Wong

Manchester students express thoughts on boot camps for internet and gaming addiction

China controls a vast amount of the content its people can access. This is done by legislative actions and technologies enforced by the People’s Republic...

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1st October 2017 | By nq_admin

US ‘probing’ talks with North Korea

The US is “probing” the possibility of talks with the North Korean regime, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said. Following a meeting with Chinese...