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Indian delegates' quest to find cultural ties in China


Sunday evening witnessed a vivid walk exploring the footprints of Chinese-Indian cultural ties through the kaleidoscope of the scholarly work of Buddhist monk and scholar Kumarajiva. Considered to be the ...

Chinese-foreign co-production documentary on 70th PRC founding anniversary makes global debut

The biggest birthday party the world has ever seen is being held this year as nearly 1.4 billion people across China are marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China with a year-long celebration.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 17:57:23

Film, TV industry insiders eye more opportunities in China

There are more opportunities to further deepen exchanges and cooperation between the film and TV industries of China and the US, industry insiders from both countries have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/14 17:53:40

Russia to Honour Over 100 Years of Animation History at 6th Nat'l IKAR Award Ceremony - Director

Applications for the critically acclaimed awards ceremony opened on 6 November, and will see industry professionals from across the country awarded for their work in animated films released in 2019.
Source: Sputniknews | 2019/11/14 16:21:32

University students perform original dance show 'Yun' in Beijing

An original dance show inspired by the thousand-year-old Grand Canal, Yun,was staged on Wednesday and Thursday night in Beijing's Tongzhou District Culture Center.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 15:46:22

Musical 'Titanic' kicks off China tour at the Beijing Tianqiao Performing Arts Center

The musical Titanic kicked off the first show of its tour of China at the Beijing Tianqiao Performing Arts Center on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 15:30:55

Recovered Qing dynasty treasure shines at 20th anniversary of Macao's return

Nearly 160 years ago, British and French troops broke into Yuanmingyuan (the Old Summer Palace) and stole many valuable cultural relics, including 12 bronze zodiac head statues that were part of the palace's water clock fountain.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 10:11:00

'Cultural hurricane'

Beijing's Red Brick Art Museum is showcasing the art of Britain's leading artist Sarah Lucas with the largest solo exhibition of her work ever held in Asia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 17:53:41

New NAMOC exhibition highlights Chinese artist Li Hu's career

A new exhibition was held at the National Art Museum of China to mark the 100th birthday of the late Chinese artist Li Hu.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 17:53:40

Extreme sports documentary 'The Journey of Ultimate Challenge' pits man against nature

Extreme sports documentary The Journey of Ultimate Challenge, produced by Toutiao, Watermelon Video and OXStudio, made its China debut on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 17:48:40

Guided tours explore London's 'ghost stations'

From film sets to bat sanctuaries and vegetable gardens, London's disused Underground stations host a subterranean world of surprises.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:43:40

Thai cuisine restaurants get two Michelin stars for first time at home

Two restaurants in Bangkok have each earned a pair of coveted Michelin stars, the first time the leading guide has awarded the accolade to local establishments offering Thai cuisine.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:38:41

Computer-generated works set for New York sale

Two paintings up for auction in New York highlight a growing interest in AI-created works - a technique that could transform how art is made and viewed but is also stirring up passionate debate.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:28:41

Sneakers resale profits near 5,000 percent

Forget stocks, real estate, even cryptocurrencies -- China's hottest investment these days is perhaps the Nike, Adidas, and Puma basketball shoes that "sneakerheads" like Hu Huaiyuan fight to get their hands on.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/13 17:23:41