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UCCA exhibition holds largest showcase of Pablo Picasso's early works in China


Around the world, Pablo Picasso is considered a genius of the art world. However, how he achieved such a status is not widely known, especially in China, where there are ...

Nearly 100 ancient graves found on the campus of Beijing's Tsinghua University

A total of 95 ancient graves have been discovered on the campus of Tsinghua University, a prestigious university in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/2 17:23:40

US' Grand Canyon offers awe-inspiring views but tourists must tread carefully

Attention, Grand Canyon visitors - watch your step before attempting a selfie from the edge of the vertiginously deep and perilously steep US landmark.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/2 16:38:39

China to commemorate 120th anniversary of oracle bone inscription discovery

China will hold a series of events to commemorate the 120th anniversary of the discovery of oracle bone inscriptions, the Ministry of Education announced Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 16:03:25

New X-Men film to hit Chinese screens in June

"Dark Phoenix," a new installment in the X-Men film series, will arrive in Chinese theaters on June 6.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 14:17:41

"Aladdin" continues to lead Chinese mainland box office

Disney's live-action "Aladdin" topped the Chinese mainland box office Thursday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 12:34:53

Series of events to be held across China to celebrate the country's upcoming Cultural Heritage Day: Officials

A series of celebratory events will be held across various cities in China to mark the country's Cultural Heritage Day, which falls on June 8 this year, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 18:33:40

'Dark Phoenix' arrives in mainland

To the cheers of fans, film director Simon Kinberg along with main cast members including James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Sophie Turner, Evan Peters and Tye Sheridan attended the press conference of the latest film in the X-Men series, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, was held in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 18:28:40

Chinese tourism and culture week and food festival launched in Fiji

The China Tourism & Culture Week and Food Festival kicked off in Fiji on Wednesday night, showcasing China's beautiful landscapes, colorful culture and delicious food.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/30 18:18:41

Streaming giant iQiyi's music competition 'The Big Band' highlights spirit of Chinese rock

Debuting in 1989, Chinese rock'n'roll pioneers The Face are regarded as representative figures in the music genre in China. When lead singer Chen Hui cried out "We are The Face" on iQiyi's music program The Big Band to the heavy beat of drums on Saturday, they clearly demonstrated why they earned their unique standing as a strong and distinguished rock band.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 18:03:41

Interview with Oscar-winning Japanese director Yojiro Takita

It was probably only after he won an Academy Award in 2008 with his masterpiece Departures that Chinese moviegoers took note of Japanese director Yojiro Takita. However, the director already had made a considerable name for himself before his Oscar win.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 17:38:40

"Aladdin" continues to lead Chinese mainland box office

Disney's live-action "Aladdin" topped the Chinese mainland box office Wednesday, the China Movie Data Information Network said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/30 16:55:46

Joint artifacts exhibit expected to create greater China-Vatican understanding

An exhibit hosted by the Palace Museum and the Vatican Museum kicked off in the Forbidden City on Tuesday, which analysts believe symbolizes further progress in China-Vatican relations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/29 20:48:41

China tour of Pushkin opera 'Eugene Onegin' highlights flourishing development of Sino-Russian cultural exchanges

"I am in love," Tatyana Larina, dressed in a white nightdress, exclaims excitedly as she shyly buries her head under her pillow. Blow the stage, the look on the faces of the Chinese audiences seems to indicate that they too have fallen in love.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/29 17:38:40