Daily Archives: May 26, 2016

Blurred lines: Chinese state media pixelates Taiwanese flag in news clip about new president

Chinese state media have once again blurred out the Taiwanese flag in a news video about the island state’s new president, Tsai Ing-wen.

People’s Daily Online published a report about Tsai’s meeting with Assistant U.S. Secretary of Commerce Marcus D. Jadotte, noting that she struggled to gather her thoughts in Chinese.

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It is not the first time state media have obscured the Taiwanese flag.

Event: Comedian Jimmy Carr to perform live in Hong Kong, August 25th

Britain’s best-loved comedian and one of the biggest selling live acts in UK comedy, Jimmy Carr will perform in Hong Kong for the very first time with his brand new show, Funny Business, on Thursday August 25, 8 pm at KG Five.

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Over 2 million people have now seen Jimmy perform live and his new tour has seen him play over 200 dates across 4 continents.