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Who Is Our Hero?
  
 



 
VOL.48 NO.17
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  LEAP OF FAITH: Liu Xiang becomes the first Asian in history to win the men's 110m hurdles at the Athens Olympic Games  
  Cover Story  
Everyone has their own ideas about what makes a hero. In China, heroic qualities range from self-sacrifice and bravery to material success.
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PEOPLE & POINTS
Cricket
Diplomacy

 

VIEWPOINT
Handling China-Japan Ties Carefully

 
 
More Stories
NATION
Hero Is As Hero Does
Heroism takes many forms in China
Heroes Through Ordinary Eyes
Chinese reflect on their heroes
Wanted: Foreign Skill
New regulations for foreign recruitment
Andersen Forever
The great Danish writer is celebrated in China
WORLD
Ready to Trade
China and Australia talk free trade
Talks Amid Tension
Japan offers China an apology
Jewish Settlements Key to Peace
The Israeli exit from Gaza, West Bank
Mending Fences
China and India resolve their border dispute
BUSINESS
Prospecting the Local Oil Market
Foreign oil giants want a bigger presence
Substantial Railway Reform Expected
TV Production Breakthrough
Viacom expands reach in Chinese market
Legal-Ease: Procedures and Due Diligence in Acquiring SOEs
State of the Market
FORUM
Math Olympiad -- Not Everyone's
EXPAT'S EYE
Old, Bad Habits Die Hard
The disgust meter goes up on China's streets
SNAPSHOT
Innocent Until Proven Guilty
 
 
Measure Expedition
Chinese expeditioners head for Qomolangma Feng, known in the West as Mt. Everest, to remeasure the height of the world's tallest mountain for the first time in 30 years. The surveyors are expected to reach the peak by mid-May.
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