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Chen Guangcheng

Chen Guangcheng (b. 1971) is a Chinese civil rights activist who was in news in 2012 for a daring night-time escape from illegal house arrest to the American Embassy in Beijing in April. Blind from an early age and self-taught in the law, Chen is frequently described as a "barefoot lawyer" who advocates women’s rights ..

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Nisha Rani Dutta Archery player The Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs approved an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh (from National Welfare Fund for Sportspersons) to archery player Nisha Rani Dutta who is living in a poor condition. Nisha (21) is from Pathmada village in the Jamshedpur district of Jharkhand. The move follows a news ..

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Chen Guangcheng leaves US Beijing embassy after threats to family

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng left the US embassy in Beijing after pressure and threats to his family. Chen left the US embassy for hospital treatment, but has since held that he fears for his life, and appealed for help from US President Barack Obama. In spite of the news of Chen Guangcheng’s escape from house ..

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‘Escaped China activist in US protection’

Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng is under US protection in Beijing after a dauntless escape from 19 months under house arrest, in a drama that endangers to erupt new tensions b/w the two governments. Who is Chen Guangcheng? A civil rights activist in the People’s Republic of China. He drew International attention to human rights ..

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