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A rally at the Chinese University of Hong Kong saw thousands of students from more than 20 tertiary institutions start a week-long boycott of classes in protest against Beijing’s conservative framework for political reform in the region
Tibetan exiles are detained by police in New Delhi during a protest outside the venue of a meeting between China’s President Xi Jinping and Narendra Modi, prime minister of India
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A Chinese security guard sits on a bench as he watches over a park on Wednesday in Beijing, China.
A man rides his bicycle as people walk on the “first mobile phone sidewalk in China”, which was recently installed at a tourism area in Chongqing municipality
A woman sells a portrait of China’s late chairman Mao Zedong at a busy street in Shanghai
A vendor waits for customers in a market in Hefei, east China’s Anhui province on Thursday
A worker makes repairs below electricity and communications cables on a pylon in Beijing on Friday
People gather at the Aviation Martyr Memorial in Nanjing, east China‘s Jiangsu province, on Wednesday to commemorate those who died at the 69th anniversary of victory over Japan in the second world war
Lightning strikes over buildings during heavy rainfall in Kunshan, Jiangsu province.
A Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldier stands guard at the entrance to the PLA’s Hong Kong Garrison headquarters in Hong Kong