Chinese publishers set off in daring new direction to boost flailing Russian literature publication industry in China

When asked to name a few Russian books published within the past decade that have become bestsellers in China, Chinese publishing industry veteran Zhang Hongbo admitted that he couldn't name ...

Social reality films win big at 26th Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Awards

Films about social realities stood out from the crowd at the 26th Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival in Hohhot, North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/17 17:03:39

National Museum of China to showcase works from 43 grandmasters of literature and arts

A new exhibition featuring works, publications, photos and documents about 43 Chinese grandmasters of literature and arts kicked off at the National Museum of China on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/17 17:03:39

U2 cancels concert

Rock giants U2 called off a concert planned for Saturday night in St Louis, Missouri as the US city braced for a second day of protests over the acquittal of a former police officer in the shooting death of a black man.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/17 16:58:39

Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival held in N China

Cast members of the film "I Am Not Madame Bovary" pose for pictures on the red carpet before the Awarding Ceremony of the 26th China Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival in Hohhot, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Sept. 16, 2017.Photo:Xinhua
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/17 7:23:02

Xiamen holds BRICS cultural festival

Xiamen, the host city of the ninth BRICS Summit earlier this month, is holding a week-long cultural festival to celebrate BRICS cultural diversity and cultural exchange.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 23:44:52

In pics: 19th intl fashion festival in Australia's Perth

A model presents a creation during the 19th international fashion festival in Perth, Australia, Sept. 14, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 11:11:19

Eudon Choi Spring/Summer 2018 collections staged in London

A model presents a creation of Eudon Choi Spring/Summer 2018 collection during London Fashion Week in London, Britain, Sept. 15, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 10:48:58

A look at biggest ceramic artware manufacturer in China

Workers colour cups on a porcelain production line in Dehua County of southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 14, 2017. Dehua, famous for its porcelain industry especially its delicate ceramic whiteware, is the biggest ceramic artware manufacturer and export base in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 9:06:21

Dancers perform at BRICS Night of Ballet in SE China's Xiamen

Brazilian dancers perform at BRICS Night of Ballet in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 15, 2017. The one-week BRICS Cultural Festival kicked off on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/16 9:01:13

PLA Air Force film ‘Sky Hunter’ demonstrates China’s growing military confidence

With the recent rise in military films and dramas, as well as the incredible success of military action film Wolf Warrior 2, it seems that the Chinese military has been growing more open and confident about being in the public eye.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/14 18:28:39

‘The Insult’ takes on taboos of Lebanon’s civil war

Nearly three decades after it ended, Lebanon's civil war returned to haunt Beirut this week at a screening of the film The Insult, which forcefully explores the taboos of the conflict.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/14 16:38:39

Harvey benefit concert

A day after a national telethon for hurricane relief drew $44 million, more stars led by Willie Nelson and Paul Simon on Wednesday announced another benefit concert for survivors of mega-storm Harvey.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/14 15:58:39

Superman confronts white supremacists

No longer are planet-destroying extra-terrestrials or billionaire evil geniuses the villains: Superman, the DC Comics superhero, has a new mission protecting hard-working immigrants from white supremacist bullies.
Source: AFP | 2017/9/14 15:53:40