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News and analysis on Hong Kong, China and the rest of Asia http://www.scmp.com
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In pictures: Tributes pour in after Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies at 76. Full Gallery: https://sc.mp/2PhXCDv https://www.facebook.com/scmp/photos/a.10150201552699820/10156559336604820/?type=3
In pictures: Tributes pour in after Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul’, dies at 76. 

Full Gallery: https://sc.mp/2PhXCDv

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She wore a wedding dress, offered a cash dowry and dared her boyfriend to overcome his 'cowardice' and fear of heights. He walked away. https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2160184/chinese-womans-glass-bridge-proposal-cowardly-boyfriend-backfires?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534515802
She wore a wedding dress, offered a cash dowry and dared her boyfriend to overcome his 'cowardice' and fear of heights. He walked away.

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2160184/chinese-womans-glass-bridge-proposal-cowardly-boyfriend-backfires?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534515802 - POPme!
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Japan's emperor expressed "deep remorse" for the second world war at his last memorial service before stepping down from the throne. https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/692812667735657/
Japan's emperor expressed
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Beijing is keen to build
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He has never formally studied electronics or robotics, but this Chinese man has built himself a "flying scooter". https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/167834790701131/
He has never formally studied electronics or robotics, but this Chinese man has built himself a
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When Constance Wu found out Crazy Rich Asians was going to be turned into a movie, she initially gave up on being in it.

https://www.scmp.com/culture/film-tv/article/2159972/crazy-rich-asians-constance-wu-fighting-her-starring-role-and-asian?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534486887 - POPme!
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China's official defence budget has grown to 15 times that of Taiwan, with much of it focused on developing an ability to take the island by force. https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2160182/china-has-boosted-its-militarys-ability-unify-taiwan?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534498112
China's official defence budget has grown to 15 times that of Taiwan, with much of it focused on developing an ability to take the island by force.

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When the food delivery guy takes a bite of your dinner... 🤢 https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/2287239584637128/
When the food delivery guy takes a bite of your dinner... 🤢

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A veteran matchmaker has advice for China's single women: “If you are a five-star woman, you could try to accept a four-star man.” https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2160133/you-cant-hurry-love-why-young-chinese-women-wont-be-rushed?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534484425
A veteran matchmaker has advice for China's single women: “If you are a five-star woman, you could try to accept a four-star man.”

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Skidding off the runway in Manila after touching down in the middle of a heavy downpour – this was a rough landing that horrified every passenger. https://www.facebook.com/scmp/videos/2261489454123026/
Skidding off the runway in Manila after touching down in the middle of a heavy downpour – this was a rough landing that horrified every passenger.

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Why did a Chinese start-up base its web browser on Google's Chrome? Writing code from scratch would ‘take many years’.

https://www.scmp.com/tech/article/2160072/redcore-ceo-admits-100pc-china-developed-browser-built-googles-chrome-says?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook#Echobox=1534468167 - POPme!
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China's air force may demonstrate “capability to strike US and allied forces and military bases in the western Pacific Ocean, including Guam,” a US report says. https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2160095/chinese-bombers-are-training-strike-us-targets-pacific
China's air force may demonstrate “capability to strike US and allied forces and military bases in the western Pacific Ocean, including Guam,” a US report says.

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The creators of a new filter for smartphone cameras and live-streaming apps say the technology can automatically make users look better. https://www.scmp.com/tech/article/2160002/china-ai-unicorn-sensetime-launches-automatic-touch-tool-self-conscious-live
The creators of a new filter for smartphone cameras and live-streaming apps say the technology can automatically make users look better.

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“I don’t see a plausible case, unless the talk of independence was made by a person so influential that he can stir up social disorder – not someone like Chan.” https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/politics/article/2160084/separatist-leader-andy-chan-cannot-be-charged-under-current
“I don’t see a plausible case, unless the talk of independence was made by a person so influential that he can stir up social disorder – not someone like Chan.”

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