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Monthly Archives: June 2009

US journalists Laura Ling and Euna Lee, who were detained by North Korean soldiers patrolling the border between China and North Korea Tuesday, March 17th, 2009, were sentenced to “12 years of reform through labor” in prison announced the...

By Record on Jun 14th, 2009

Cameras are being installed in 60,000 Chinese test centres ahead of the national college entrance exams, beginning on June 7th. E-police will also be in place to block any students who try to use radio transmitters or other communication devices...

By Record on Jun 6th, 2009

On June 1, 2009, General Motors filed for bankruptcy under US chapter 11. The move was expected, but it still struck people worldwide as the end of an era. The news was reported in more than 11,300 online news agencies and publications, according...

By Record on Jun 4th, 2009