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China, Russia oppose plans for Antarctic Ocean sanctuary

China, Russia oppose plans for Antarctic Ocean sanctuary

The representatives of China and Russia have opposed an international proposal to create the world's largest ocean sanctuary in Antarctica.

US-based Yum! Brands lowers its 2014 Profit forecast due to lower sales in China

US-based Yum! Brands lowers its 2014 Profit forecast due to lower sales in China

Yum! Brands or Yum!, the United States-based fast food company that is the operator and parent company for KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, has reportedly lowered its 2014 earnings forecast.

China’s MIIT approves the sale of iPhone 6 handsets in the country

China’s MIIT approves the sale of iPhone 6 handsets in the country

Apple has revealed in an earlier-this-week announcement that the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has, after a long approval process, given the company the go-ahead to se

Samsung rebuffs ‘Gapgate’ complaints about its new Galaxy Note 4 phablet

Samsung rebuffs ‘Gapgate’ complaints about its new Galaxy Note 4 phablet

Within days of the launch of Samsung Electronics' new, oversized Galaxy Note 4 'phablet' in China and South Korea on Friday, the company is fighting claims that the device has a 'Gapgate' defect.

Birds are descendants of some meat eating dinosaurs, says study

Birds are descendants of some meat eating dinosaurs, says study

For several decades, paleontologists have acknowledged that the evolution of birds happened from dinosaurs.

Microsoft’s Xbox One gaming console to hit China today, Sept 29

Microsoft’s Xbox One gaming console to hit China today, Sept 29

Microsoft's Xbox gaming console is officially scheduled to go on sale in China today, September 29.

Chinese Sturgeon facing Risk of Extinction

Chinese Sturgeon facing Risk of Extinction

According to reports from Chinese media, the Chinese sturgeon is knocking on the doors of extinction after being in existence for more than 140 million years.

Chinese City now has Lane for Cellphone Users

Chinese City now has Lane for Cellphone Users

City of Chongqing in southwestern China has come up with a novel way to avoid any accidents due to people who are busy on their phones.

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An Ancient Egyptian handbook on Spells Deciphered

The secret of the ancient Egyptian invocations and spells is out. Australian researchers have decoded an ancient Egyptian handbook called the "Handbook of Ritual Power".

This book is about 1,300 years old and is written in Coptic, an Egyptian language which is a deviation of Greek. It informs the readers how to cast love spells,...

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