Rujun Shen

Google News site blocked in China reported that Google has confirmed that its News site has been blocked in China for a couple of days. The search engine also said its Google News China, Spain and other national versions of the site have been inaccessible from China. In a statement, Google said it’s aware of the problem and working to […]

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China’s AIDS Infections on the Rise

A report by a U.N. agency and the Chinese Cabinet’s AIDS commission released shows that the number of people contracting the AIDS virus in China is rising, reported the Washington Post. An estimated 840,000 people have HIV while 84,000 have full-blown AIDS, spread mostly through prostitution and intravenous drug use. President Hu Jintao shown shaking […]

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Booming China Awash in ‘Out of Control’ Acid Rain

Reuters reported that China is awash in “out of control” acid rain. Acid rain fell on more than 250 cities nationwide and caused direct annual economic losses of 110 billion yuan. The rapidly growing number of cars and increasing consumption of cheap, abundant coal are the main causes of the acid rain in China, as […]

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