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Shanghai-Beijing train breaks world speed record
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Shanghai-Beijing train breaks world speed record

Forget flying to Beijing, the new Shanghai-Beijing bullet train is set to give the airlines a run for their money
Taking a taxi with 10,000 bees
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Taking a taxi with 10,000 bees

Urban beekeeper Michael Leung from HK Honey moves his bees from Ngau Tau Kok to Central for the Detour festival
Better quality water begins to flow in Shanghai
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Better quality water begins to flow in Shanghai

The city gets cleaner water -- starting now if you live in Pudong
How fashion brands are saving Italy's monuments

How fashion brands are saving Italy's monuments

Commercial logos on historic sites may seem crass, but in Italy there may be no other way to preserve cherished monuments
What was hot in Japan in 2010?
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What was hot in Japan in 2010?

Advertising giant Dentsu reveals its hit 'products' of the year, and predicts what will be big in the next 12 months
10 ways to boycott the Hong Kong oligopoly
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10 ways to boycott the Hong Kong oligopoly

Pong Yat Ming is staging a one-man campaign against corporate conglomerates. Here's how he's doing it
Tourism in Egypt: Hope amid a slow recovery

Tourism in Egypt: Hope amid a slow recovery

The millions of people working in tourism in Egypt have been hit hard by the unrest. Here's what they're thinking
Gallery: Lopburi’s annual monkey feast sparks a feeding frenzy
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Gallery: Lopburi’s annual monkey feast sparks a feeding frenzy

As tradition dictates, the macaque-infested Thai town laid out thousands of kilos of treats for the hungry little creatures to devour
Where to find a little slice of Havana in Singapore
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Where to find a little slice of Havana in Singapore

Break out the cigars, mojitos and Buena Vista Social Club -- a wave of Cuban bars and restaurants is sweeping through Singapore
Mobile 4 Mumbai: Making the BEST commute less traumatic
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Mobile 4 Mumbai: Making the BEST commute less traumatic

Mobile 4 Mumbai is the best bus route search application for mobile phones -- no SMS, no GPRS required
One airport vs. 20,000 flamingos
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One airport vs. 20,000 flamingos

The Navi Mumbai airport development could cost Mumbai one of its most beautiful annual visitors