Woman known as ‘Bikini Climber’ freezes to death after massive fall in Taiwan

by NZ Herald — nzherald.co.nz

On the eighth day of her solo hike, Gigi Wu, 36, used a satellite phone to call a friend after she fell down in a ravine in Central Taiwan’s Yushan Mountain. Photo / Facebook

A Taiwanese woman known as the “Bikini Climber” for hiking up mountains in swimwear has been found frozen to death after falling 19.8m in a national park.… read the full article

China’s Xi Warns Party of ‘Serious Dangers’ as Risks Mount

Bloomberg News — Bloomberg

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President Xi Jinping stressed the need to maintain political stability in an unusual meeting of China’s top leaders — a fresh sign the ruling party is growing concerned about the social implications of the slowing economy.… read the full article