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Spy Chiefs: Missing Kim Jong-Un Puzzle Solved — South Korea's spy agency has revealed details of what it believes were the reasons behind the 40-day disappearance of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. In a closed-door hearing, officials from South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) told parliamentarians he was suffering from Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, which is the compression of the tibial nerve in the foot.

Range Rover Evoque Now Made in China — For the first time in its history, the iconic Land Rover brand is no longer exclusively 'Made in Britain' but now 'Made in China' too. Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has opened its first factory in China and production of a Chinese-made Range Rover Evoque will begin within a few months.

Hong Kong Activists 'Beaten' Claim Protesters — Police in Hong Kong have arrested 45 people after a night of clashes between authorities and pro-democracy protesters. Trouble broke out on Hong Kong Island at 3am after dozens of protesters had occupied an underpass near the government headquarters. Police in riot gear used pepper spray to move the crowds.

Hong Kong Protesters Reject Call To Withdraw — Thousands of democracy protesters have defied tear gas and police baton charges to remain on the streets of Hong Kong for another night amid rising international tensions. Some demonstrators wore masks and resorted to umbrellas or plastic capes to protect themselves - prompting the phrase "umbrella revolution" to trend on social media.

Hong Kong: Riot Police Leave Protest Areas — The Hong Kong government has said it has withdrawn riot police from the city's streets as pro-democracy protests have begun to calm down. In a statement, a government spokesman also called on the activists to leave the protest areas as peacefully as possible.

Thousands 'Occupy' Hong Kong In China Protest — A movement to occupy central Hong Kong has begun two days ahead of schedule with thousands of protesters gathering overnight. The leader of 'Occupy Central', Benny Tai, made the surprise announcement shortly before 2am on Sunday in the former British colony.

Worst 'Torture Tools' Sold By China Revealed — China is facing calls to ban the sale of "torture tools" which Chinese manufacturers are producing in increasing numbers. According to a report by Amnesty International and Omega Research Foundation, Chinese companies, many of which are state-owned, are increasingly active in promoting their equipment at trade fairs globally.

'Unprecedented' Sentence For Chinese Academic — A Chinese economics professor has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of "separatism" at a court in China. Ilham Tohti, the country's most prominent Uighur Muslim scholar, was found guilty at the Intermediate People's Court in Urumqi, the capital of China's far-western Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.

Alibaba Shares To Be Priced For Record Sale — The Chinese e-marketplace Alibaba will set the price for its New York flotation later on Thursday in what is expected to become a record sale. The move follows a fortnight of roadshows for potential investors across the globe - presentations that drew huge interest and helped Alibaba's founder shift the price range higher ahead of Friday's market debut.

Chinese Critic Goes On Trial For 'Separatism' — A Chinese economist and university lecturer has gone on trial in western China, charged with separatism. Ilham Tothi, who is China's most prominent Uighur Muslim scholar, was detained in Beijing in January. He appeared at a closed hearing at the Intermediate People's Court in Urumqi, capital of China's far western Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.
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Oct 31, 2014

RT @SkyNewsAsia: Shares Soar As Japan Boosts Economic Stimulus.日本央行扩大刺激,日股暴涨创7年新高。…

Oct 30, 2014

RT @SkyNewsAsia: Lenovo Buys Motorola In $2.9bn Deal With Google.联想以29.1亿美元从谷歌收购摩托罗拉移动。…

Oct 30, 2014

RT @jimsciutto: Tragedy unfolding for Albu Nimr tribe in #Iraq's Anbar province. They're Sunnis who stood up to #ISIS Now 400 massacred in 48 hrs.

Oct 30, 2014

RT @SkyNews: Here's day four of @BrettChloe's video diary from Liberia where she's helping children orphaned by #ebola. @scosl…-

Oct 30, 2014

Worth following @scosl & @BrettChloe who's recording daily video diary of fight against #ebola posted daily @SkyNews…

Oct 30, 2014

"Nato's boot is being pulled out of the nest. Let's hope the hornets go back to it." @kileysky on #Afghanistan…

Oct 30, 2014

@MarkGrigg Sorry about the smog. Should have been here next week. It will be clear. World leaders for APEC. They will clear the air!

Oct 29, 2014

RT @YPioneerTours: NK might be closed, but that doesn't stop us drinking DPRK beer, eating dog soup and listening to Moranbong band!

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