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Twin Chinese comic artists You Ling discuss their sibling success


Love, hatred, shared memories of growing up and a lifetime of understanding and support… for many this is what defines a sibling relationship. In the Chinese mainland, this has become ...

Karl Marx exhibition in Beijing receives 2 mln visitors

A three-month exhibition to mark the 200th anniversary of Karl Marx's birth, which closed Sunday, has received more than 2 million visitors, according to the organizers.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/6 8:36:04

China Focus at Fringe

The 2018 China Focus event kicked off its second year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:28:40

Chinese crime action film 'Project Gutenberg' set to debut in September

Starring renowned Hong Kong stars Chow Yun Fat and Aaron Kwok, Chinese crime action film Project Gutenberg, directed by Hong Kong director Felix Chong, is scheduled to hit Chinese mainland theaters on September 30, the producers announced at a Beijing press conference on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:28:39

International Theatre Live Festival to tour cinemas in five major Chinese cities

The second International Theatre Live Festival, hosted by ATW Culture and Broadway Cinematheque in China, kicked off in Beijing with a premiere screening of Julius Caesar staged by the National Theatre Live (NTL) on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:23:40

S.Korean girl band Girls' Generation celebrates 11th anniversary

Popular South Korean girl group Girls' Generation (SNSD) celebrated their 11th debut anniversary on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:23:39

New Internet buzzword sparks debate about 'death' of masculinity in China

Eyebrow pencils, liquid foundation, facial masks and various beauty regimens… people usually associate these with women, yet a growing number of young men in China are proving that this association is not quite accurate.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/5 17:15:53

Weinstein seeks to toss sex crimes case over 'warm' emails

Harvey Weinstein's defense lawyer on Friday demanded that a New York court dismiss the sex crimes charges against him, explosively disclosing "warm" emails between the disgraced Hollywood tycoon and his alleged rape victim, in which she wrote "I love you."
Source: AFP | 2018/8/5 16:43:39

Piccaso and Dali engravings exhibited in Lanzhou city

Masterpieces by Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali are being exhibited in a museum in Lanzhou City in northwest Gansu Province Saturday, to mark the 45th anniversary of Picasso's death.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/4 14:42:36

Chinese literature displayed at Sao Paulo int'l book fair in Brazil

With a stand dedicated to the Chinese literature and culture, Sao Paulo kicked off its 25th biannual international book fair on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/4 10:46:49

French luxury giants dive into Silicon Valley

French luxury titan Hermes has launched its 34th US store in Palo Alto, the ultra-rich beating heart of the world's technological behemoths.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/2 18:40:11

Rising voices

Nicole Kidman and Charlize Theron are to lead an all-star cast in a new movie about former Fox News hosts Gretchen Carlson and Megyn Kelly, who spoke up about sexual harassment at the network before the #MeToo movement kicked off.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/2 17:13:42

Nicki Minaj hunting for Tracy Chapman as album waits

Rapper Nicki Minaj said on Wednesday that she is pushing back her new album as she desperately seeks to reach Tracy Chapman to clear a sample.
Source: AFP | 2018/8/2 17:13:41

Chinese popular rapper GAI becomes embroiled in online feud

Chinese rapper GAI became the center of controversy after a short message insulting a fellow rapper appeared on his Sina Weibo account.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 17:13:40