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An Air China flight was forced to divert after a man threatened staff with a fountain pen

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An Air China flight headed for Beijing was forced to divert after a man threatened staff with a fountain pen.
Images circulating on social media show a man holding a crew member around the neck using the pen as a weapon.
No passengers or crew were harmed during the incident.
An Air China flight had to be diverted after a man threatened airline staff with a fountain pen.
Air China flight CA1350 was heading to Beijing from Changsha but had to make an emergency landing in Henan province yesteday. No passengers or crew were harmed during the incident. See the rest of...
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One of China biggest social media platforms just reversed a decision to ban gay content

One of China biggest social media platforms just reversed a decision to ban gay content

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Sina Weibo on Monday reversed its decision to censor gay content posted by users.
The social media site, which is similar to Twitter, was planning a "clean up" targeting portrayals of homosexuality.
The initial announcement received led to an uproar, which even strictly controlled state media weighed in on.
Sina Weibo, one of China's biggest social media platforms, has reversed a controversial decision to purge its platform of content.
The microblogging platform, Weibo for short, had announced a three-month "clean-up" targeting videos and images categorised as...
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