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    Retrofitting vessels for the F-35B would raise constitutional issues

  • Xi cements power with promotion of close allies to key posts

    Bosom friend Liu entrusted to run China's economy

  • Foreign electric cars favored in China but shakeout looms

    Subsidies help drive demand as BYD set to take on market leaders: FTCR

  • Abe hemorrhages support over renewed school scandal

    Cabinet approval sinks, risking his bid to keep power and amend constitution

  • Premium eyedrops sales boom with so many people staring at screens

    Excessive smartphone use creates demand for products to relieve "aging" eyes

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    China's stealth wars in the Himalayas

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