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9 killed, hundreds missing after ferry capsizes off S.Korean coast
Search for some 290 people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, who are still missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea's southwest coast, continued i...
9 biggest water pollution disasters in China (since 2010)
Excessive levels of benzene, a carcinogenic chemical, almost 20 times the national limit in tap water have affected more than 2.4 million people in do...
Out of office, ex-heads of State still make headlines
Hu Jintao April 9 paid a visit to Hunan University in Changsha, capital of Hunan Province. Hu and his delegation also visited Yuelu Academy, which was...
Top cops: Survey of the world's elite police forces
Special Forces, or Special Operations Forces, are military units strictly selected and intensely trained for the execution of special missions for a n...
Strong signals: World figures on their smartphones
The mobile phone brand Nubia, owned by Chinese telecom-equipment maker ZTE, has experienced a surge in popularity at home following a widely-circulate...
Chinese, Filipino abducted from Malaysian resort
A female Chinese tourist was kidnapped at a hotel in Sabah, east Malaysia on April 2, West China City Daily reported.
Tsunami warning after 8.2 quake strikes off Chile coast
A powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean off Chile's northern region, generating a tsunami.
President Xi Jinping visits Europe, attends nuclear summit
President Xi Jinping makes his first trip to Europe since taking office from March 22 to April 1.
Different from all other nights
When Eytan Tepper, 43, was a little boy in his hometown Tel Aviv, Israel, he was always happy and excited when it came time to celebrate Passover.
Nanluoguxiang closes snack shops
Starting at the end of February, a rectification project on Nanluoguxiang was initiated, and unlicensed shops have been shut down. Most of the closed ...
Tongzhou bans BBQ completely
According to the latest policy in Tongzhou district, open-air barbecue will be completely banned in the whole district, which not only means that barb...
IKEA breakfast draws crowds
Swedish furniture retailer IKEA’s new 3-yuan ($0.48) breakfast set has become wildly popular. Originally, the restaurant offered free pickles and cont...
A fine ferment
Does your food stink? Don’t throw it out. It might be good for you. Though overwhelming in smell, many fermented foods are very beneficial to human he...
One country, 1.4 billion stories: What's yours?
April 20,2014 marks the fifth anniversary of the Global Times' English edition, and we're reflecting on the incredible, personal stories we've told fr...
Reader Contest: What are your misconceptions?
What are the biggest misconceptions people in your country have about China? And what misconceptions do Chinese people have about your country? Answer...
Reader contest: How has China changed you?
How has China changed you? Answer this question for a chance to win a 5-night stay at InterContinental Beijing Beichen in our first "Speaking of China...
Stand-ins for spring
Sculptures stand outside the Shanghai World Financial Center Thursday. The sculptures are part of the Spring Messengers exhibition, which aims to illu...
Former official denies bribery charges at trial
A retired airline executive and former government official denied charges that he traded favors for 5.04 million yuan ($810,548) in bribes during his ...
Workers assemble a plastic manhole cover Thursday in Zhoupu town in Pudong New Area. The municipal government will install the plastic covers over 520...
Doctor-patient relationships not ailing
A health official said there aren’t enough medical accidents in Shanghai to prove there is a collapsing relationship between healthcare workers and pa...
Sleeping man dies after rolling off bed
A migrant worker died after falling from the fifth floor of a residential building in Pudong New Area around 5 am Thursday, local media reported.
Sue Wong makes final check on the dresses before models go on stage at the Sue Wong Fall 2014 Collection in Los Angeles on April 11. The international...
Visitors pass by a large sculpture made from pineapple cans being exhibited at the eighth CANstructionLA Event in Los Angeles.
The US Navy’s famed Blue Angels aerial demonstration squad fly Boeing F/A Hornets at the Los Angeles County Air Show, scheduled on March 21 - 22. The ...
A huge wisteria attracts attention during the 97th annual Wistaria Festival held at the Sierra Madre, Southern California. The 120-year-old tree, weig...
Nina Davuluri, the 2014 Miss America – the first with Indian heritage – serves guests at an IHOP restaurant in Hollywood on March 4, the National Pan...
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