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Exiled Uighurs fear for families after TV forced confessions

The Times/The Sunday Times 17 Apr 2021
... Uighurs in Istanbul watched a television documentary this month. The slick film broadcast on CGTN, Beijing’s English-language channel, was clear in its message.
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Chinese government bans those ‘weird buildings’ that Xi Jinping can’t stand 

South China Morning Post 17 Apr 2021
The Chinese government on Tuesday issued a ban on “ugly architecture”, nearly seven years after ...
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Use Winter Olympics to embarrass China

The Scranton Times-Tribune 16 Apr 2021
The debate over whether to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics is heating up, for the Games open next February ... Athletes should participate and television should broadcast the competition, but government officials and companies should stay out of it.
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China vows to host ‘safe’ Winter Olympics amid pandemic pressures and calls for boycotts

Business Day 15 Apr 2021
Beijing... “With the active support and participation of all parties, we’re confident about overcoming the impact of the pandemic and hosting a simple, safe and splendid Olympics,” Xi told a gathering of ambassadors in Beijing, covered by state television on Wednesday evening.
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Chinese President Xi pledges China will hold a 'safe, simple, splendid' Olympics

Straits Times 15 Apr 2021
BEIJING ... "With the active support and participation of all parties, we're confident about overcoming the impact of the pandemic and hosting a simple, safe and splendid Olympics," Xi told a gathering of ambassadors in Beijing, covered by state television Wednesday evening.
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EU concerned over PRC deployments near Taiwan

Taipei Times 15 Apr 2021
The bloc’s statement echoed concerns voiced by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in a television interview on Sunday over Beijing’s increasingly aggressive actions toward Taiwan. The US urged Beijing to cease its military, diplomatic and economic pressure against ...
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Oscars set to flop in China as Hollywood, politics collide

Urdu Point 14 Apr 2021
Beijing-born filmmaker ... In Hong Kong, where Beijing is greatly tightening its grasp, the Oscars will not be televised for the first time in more than half a century, with broadcaster TVB saying it was "purely a commercial decision" ... "Beijing has helped us a lot," said the Norwegian.
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Chinese TV shows censor foreign brands amid Xinjiang cotton

Beijing News 10 Apr 2021
Beijing , April 10 (ANI). Amid Beijing's ongoing tussle with foreign companies over forced labour issues in Xinjiang, Chinese television channels have censored the logos and symbols of brands on sneakers and t-shirts worn by their contestants in various shows ... They are also been subjected to pressure amid China's rising tension with the west.
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Usain Bolt Wants to Be the D.J. Khaled of Dancehall

The Daily Beast 10 Apr 2021
Ova Mars and Ice introduced their routines at the various street dances that are vital forces in Kingston’s dancehall night life, and Bolt’s demonstration of those routines before 91,000 fans at Beijing's Bird Nest Stadium as well as millions of television viewers around the ...
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Chinese TV censor foreign fashion brands amid Xinjiang cotton row: Report

Hindustan Times 10 Apr 2021
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2021 04.03 PM IST. Amid Beijing's ongoing tussle with foreign companies over forced labour issues in Xinjiang, Chinese television channels have censored the logos and symbols of brands on sneakers and t-shirts worn by their contestants in various shows ... "The pressure is both top-down and bottom-up," said Professor Zhu ... ....
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Chinese film, TV firms warn short video platforms -newspaper

Metro USA 09 Apr 2021
BEIJING (Reuters) -More than 70 Chinese film and television show makers and associations said they would take “necessary legal action” against short video platform operators for unauthorised use of their content, ...
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Chinese film and TV show companies threaten legal action against short video platforms: Securities Times

Metro USA 09 Apr 2021
BEIJING (Reuters) – More than 70 Chinese film and television show makers and associations said they would take ...
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Kristof: Here’s how to handle the ‘Genocide Olympics’ in Beijing

The Mercury News 09 Apr 2021
The debate over whether to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics is heating up, for the Games open next February ... Athletes should participate and television should broadcast the competition, but government officials and companies should stay out of it.
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Swimmers in dress rehearsal for morning finals

Straits Times 09 Apr 2021
Not since the 2008 Beijing Games have swimmers had to deal with reverse scheduling to allow broadcasters to televise races live in prime time in the United States. At those Olympics, it was Michael Phelps and his quest for eight gold medals in the spotlight while in Tokyo, it will be Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel getting the prime-time treatment ... ....
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