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Today
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"Today" is CRI's first news magazine broadcast live Monday to Friday on Beyond Beijing. With in-depth panel discussions on domestic and global news and current affairs, Today gives you the story behind the headlines. Our expert guests share their views and debate the issues - a locally produced program with a distinctly international flavour.

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    Qinduo Xu has been working for the English Service of China Radio International since he graduated from Foreign Affairs College in 1996. Qinduo has a strong interest in covering political and social affairs.
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    British journalist Chris Gelken is the veteran on the team with more than 30-years experience in broadcast, print and online media. Chris first visited China in 1986 and was on hand to cover the opening of the first Kentucky Fried Chicken outlet in the capital, Beijing.
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