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17 Million Yuan Luxury Cruise Ship Sinks on Launch

The first luxury cruise ship made in China was launched right INTO the water!

 

Video of the event:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1Whr801KX4


Left top: Ceremony at launch site by Provincial leaders.

Bottom left and right: The 17 million yuan {US$2.66 million) ship "launches"right into the water". (screenshot)

When An Elderly Man Falls In China PDF Print E-mail
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On 26th Nov. 2013, an elderly man fell while crossing the street in Jinghua, China.

A few passersby stopped their bikes and formed a circle to prevent other riders hitting the man. The man tried to stand up by himself, but failed. People stood around looking at each other, but no one dared to help the old man stand up. They called police and ambulance, and after examination. it was found that the elderly man had no serious injuries.

Some Chinese are loath to give assistance because of incidents like the one below:

Earlier this month, two high school students helped an elderly man up from his fallen bicycle, but the man accused the two students of knocking him down and demanded they pay for his medical expenses. The parents of the students paid 1200 yuan ($200). These two students then posted an online request for witnesses. A shop owner and some customers who saw the fall went to the police to give evidence. The old man had to return the money to the two students.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 14:37
 

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