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Wintek strike settled in China with no impact on Apple products

Issues with more than 2,000 workers at a Wintek Corp. factory in Suzhou, China, have reportedly been resolved, ending a strike that began last week, ceasing production of parts for Apple products. Taiwanese trade publication DigiTimes reported Thursday that the … Continue reading

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Villagers, police clash over land dispute

By Zheng Caixiong and Mo Xuan (China Daily) Updated: 2010-01-21 08:13 GUANGZHOU: At least a dozen people were injured in a clash between villagers and police in northern Guangdong province, in the latest case in the region linked to land … Continue reading

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Chinese police detain three after Shishou riot

BEIJING, July 23 (Reuters) – Police detained the brother and two cousins of a chef whose death last month led to a riot in central China in which angry residents beat back security forces with bricks and bottles, Xinhua news … Continue reading

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Ont. prison under lockdown after overnight riot

CAMPBELLFORD, Ont. — Officials at an eastern Ontario medium-security prison invoked the riot act Wednesday after one-third of inmates took over a portion of the Warkworth Institution overnight.

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Pakistan Riots Worsen as Karachi Outage Continues

July 21 (Bloomberg) — Pakistanis took to the streets of Karachi for a third day to protest a record power outage in parts of the nation’s largest city lasting almost 72 hours, attacking the offices of the local electricity provider.

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