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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 ...

'Midway' tops N.American box office

Midway, a new take on the pivotal naval battle between the US and Japan in the Pacific during World War II, opened atop the North American box office this weekend with an estimated $17.5 million in ticket sales, an industry group said Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/11 17:48:39

Violinist Lin Chaoyang releases new album with Universal Music

Chinese singer Lin Chaoyang returned to classical music on Friday with the release of his new piano album from Universal Music Gravity of Love.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 17:43:39

Fujian to host Maritime Silk Road International Arts Festival

The fourth Maritime Silk Road International Arts Festival will be held in Quanzhou, East China's Fujian Province, from November 22 to 27.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/11 17:38:40

NAMOC and China University of Petroleum Beijing announces new joint project to promote art education in the country

The National Art Museum of China (NAMOC) and China University of Petroleum Beijing will work together to establish an art education base, the two announced on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 17:38:39

Erlitou Relic Museum demystifies China's legendary first dynasty

Was China's first recorded dynasty, the Xia (C.2070-C.1600BC), actually real? Although ancient histories recorded its existence, a lack of hard archeological evidence lead to divided opinions among scholars around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:08:39

Macao 'Fusion'

A new exhibition featuring the local art of Macao kicked off at Beijing's National Art Museum of China on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:03:43

Shanghai International Dance Center celebrates 3rd anniversary

A series of dance activities took place at the Shanghai International Dance Center on Sunday to celebrate the center's 3rd anniversary.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 18:48:39

Experts cover impact of short video industry at Peking University on Journalists' Day

A group of well-known TV hosts, scholars and professors held a forum about the influence of today's booming short video industry in China at Beijing's Peking University on Friday, China's Journalists' Day.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 18:43:39

Missing some stars, New York auctions push lesser-known artists

New York's fall auctions will highlight lesser-known artists this week as the market searches for diversity amid an absence of works set to make astronomical amounts.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/10 18:18:40

Chinese actor Xiao Zhan tops list of 100 Most Handsome Faces in Asia 2019

Chinese actor Xiao Zhan, South Korean singer Oh Se-hoon and Japanese actor and singer Tomohisa Yamashita ranked in at first, second and third on the 100 Most Handsome Faces in Asia 2019 list released by TCCAsia on Saturday. Blackpink member Lisa came in a No.1 on the 100 Most Beautiful Faces in Asia 2019 list, followed by Japanese singer Sakura Miyawaki and Blackpink member Jennie. The best result for a Chinese actress or female singer was Angelababy in fourth place. Other Blackpink members such as Rosé ranked 13th, while Jisoo came in 22nd. This is the second year that Lisa has won the first place.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 18:13:33

Lacquer and jade wares exhibition in Beijing

The exhibition kicked off here on Saturday, displaying nearly 10,000 pieces of lacquer and jade wares made by skillful craftsmen from Beijing and Yangzhou, a city of east China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 16:57:14

Rise to fame

Folk singer Fan Kaijie, better-known by his stage name The Lao Fan Next Door, sat down with music critic Guo Zhikai on music site Kuwo's talk show Kuwo Youth Talk on Thursday to talk about his sudden rise to fame.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 17:53:40

French artist Edouard Baribeaud holds solo exhibition at George V Art Center in Beijing

A new exhibition featuring the artwork of French artist Edouard Baribeaud at Beijing's George V Art Center is showing a different side of the city to visitors.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 17:48:41