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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 ...

Contemporary meets tradition

A series of contemporary sculptures are being exhibited at Beijing's Imperial Ancestral Temple, where ancient emperors used to pay tribute to their ancestors every year.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 18:48:40

'The Climbers' screening at Peking University pays tribute to original mountaineering team

Chinese movie The Climbers hosted a special screening for teachers and students at Peking University (PKU) in Beijing on Friday, to pay tribute to the university's well-known climbing team.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 18:38:40

K-pop's BTS rocks out in ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia

The Saudi capital burst into life with the cheers of young fans of K-pop group BTS as they performed in the kingdom seeking to transform its ultra-conservative image.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/13 18:33:39

Nine Percent fans say goodbye after farewell concert kicks off in South China

Chinese netizens were reluctant to say goodbye to Chinese boy group Nine Percent on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo after the group held their farewell concert in Guangzhou, capital city of South China's Guangdong Province on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/13 18:33:35

Iraq War whistleblower film has Bush and Blair in its sights

A British whistleblower responsible for a dramatic leak in the run-up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq and now the subject of a Hollywood film hopes it will refocus attention on the flawed evidence that led to war.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/13 18:18:39

Fans celebrate K-pop BTS star Jimin's birthday

Hundreds of thousands of fans in China and abroad celebrated the birthday of South Korean boy band BTS member Park Ji-min (better known as Jimin) on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 14:03:39

"The Captain" leads Chinese mainland box office

Domestic disaster film "The Captain" topped the Chinese mainland box office Saturday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/13 13:30:43

Book exhibition held to mark 70th anniversary of China-Albania ties

A book exhibition to mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Albania and the People's Republic of China was held on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/13 10:34:46

Dance your dance -- Chinese, Indian Bharatanatyam lovers bridge cultures

In a villa in northeast Beijing, a dozen young children danced to the rhythm of Bharatanatyam, a major form of Indian classical dance.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/12 10:25:52

Flourishing cultural exchanges between China and India

People-to-people and cultural exchanges between China and India are flourishing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/11 13:19:29

China announces eighth batch of national-level protected sites

A total of 762 major historical and cultural sites have been recognized as national-level protected sites, Liu Yuzhu, head of China's National Cultural Heritage Administration, announced at a press conference at the State Council Information Office on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 18:23:40

UNESCO heritage site in Uzbekistan to see more Chinese tourism and cooperation

You can never truly understand how beautiful and glorious Khiva is until you find yourself standing inside the ancient city itself. No words can match its beauty and the ancient wisdom on display in the buildings and planning of this city in central Asia's Uzbekistan. With a seven-day visa-free policy for Chinese travelers coming in 2020, this UNESCO World Heritage site along the ancient Silk Road is expecting to see an increase in both tourists from China and archeology cooperation with the country.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 18:18:40

France-China Culture Forum launched in Nice, France

The Fourth France-China Culture Forum kicked off on Monday in Nice, France. More than 300 guests from both France and China gathered together to discuss the two countries' cooperation in fields such as tourism, culture, film and education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 18:01:12