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Chinese netizens condemn Tarantino's portrayal of Bruce Lee


According to a report from the Hollywood Reporter, US film director Quentin Tarantino will not be re-cutting his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood for the Chinese mainland. Originally set ...

New museum explores the role of grain in ancient China

Tiantan Instant Noodles produced by the state-run Beijing Number Two Mill was one of the most popular household brands among families in Beijing back in the 1980s.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 18:48:39

World's oldest natural pearl discovered in Abu Dhabi: official

An 8,000-year-old pearl that archaeologists say is the world's oldest will be displayed in Abu Dhabi, according to authorities who said Sunday it is proof the objects have been traded since Neolithic times.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/21 18:43:40

Exhibition looks back at Chinese artist Yang Xianrang's 14 trips along China's Yellow River

A new exhibition hosted by the Guangxi Normal University Press Group at a Beijing bookstore looks back at veteran Chinese artist Yang Xianrang's 14 trips along the Yellow River in North China as depicted in his book 14 Walks Along the Yellow River.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 18:43:39

Mahler Chamber Orchestra comes to BMF

After four years, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra will return to the stages at the Beijing Music Festival (BMF) for three concerts at the Poly Theater starting from Sunday, which also marks the start of the orchestra's three-year residency at BMF.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 18:38:39

Conductor Zubin Mehta takes final bow with concert in Israel

Star conductor Zubin Mehta took the stage in Tel Aviv on Sunday for an emotional final performance as music director of the Israel Philharmonic, retiring after 50 years with the orchestra.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/21 18:33:40

Chinese netizens condemn Tarantino's portrayal of Bruce Lee

According to a report from the Hollywood Reporter, US film director Quentin Tarantino will not be re-cutting his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood for the Chinese mainland. Originally set for release on Friday, the film was suspended indefinitely a week before its release by Chinese regulators.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 18:33:39

US-China student gala held in Chicago to promote cultural exchanges

The 2019 US-China Students Gala, featuring student performance groups from universities across the Midwest, was staged at the Logan Center in the University of Chicago on late Saturday with an aim at promoting cultural exchanges between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/21 18:23:39

Tianjin Juilliard School appoints members of Shanghai Quartet as resident faculty

The first overseas campus of New York's Juilliard School, The Tianjin Juilliard School appointmented the members of the Shanghai Quartet as part of the school's newest resident faculty on Monday. The new members will start in fall 2020.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 17:26:48

Chinese netizens condemn Tarantino's racist portrayal of late martial arts star Bruce Lee

According to a report from the Hollywood Reporter, US film director Quentin Tarantino will not be re-cutting his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood for the Chinese mainland. Originally set for release on Friday, the film was suspended indefinitely a week before its release by Chinese regulators.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 18:18:39

Chinese fans go wild over dark drama 'Why Women Kill' as season one ends

Dark drama Why Women Kill, which just finished its first season, has gained wild popularity among Chinese audiences with discussions about the show repeatedly topping the trending lists on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo. On Chinese media review website Douban, the show has a 9.3/10 from nearly 175,000 reviews.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 18:17:35

Book series published to introduce Yungang Grottoes

A book series on the Yungang Grottoes, a 1,500-year-old Buddhist sculptural site, has been published after nearly seven years of preparation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/20 18:08:40

'Angel's Bone' staged at BMF

Pulitzer-prize-winning opera Angel's Bone, from promising musical talent Du Yun, made its way to the stage of the annual Beijing Music Festival (BMF) on Friday and Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 17:06:11

Foreign diplomats visit exhibition at National Art Museum of China

More than 30 foreign diplomats from countries like Argentina and Colombia visited the ongoing Great Journey, Splendid View exhibition at the National Art Museum of China on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 17:03:39