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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 ...

Beatles pop icon returns to his spiritual home for 'secret gig'

Tens of thousands of fans will flock to giant stadiums later this year to watch pop icon Paul McCartney in his latest tour.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 19:28:40

Indian megastar Priyanka Chopra engaged to Nick Jonas: report

Indian film superstar Priyanka Chopra has become engaged to young US singer Nick Jonas after a whirlwind two months of dating, a report said on Friday.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/29 19:28:40

Shooting for first Chinese-Serbian co-production film starts in Belgrade

Filming for Belgrade Escape started in the Serbian capital on Thursday, marking the first co-production movie between Serbia and China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 19:28:39

Carrie Fisher makes posthumous return to 'Star Wars'

Star Wars: Episode IX begins filming this week, Disney said on Friday, in a shock announcement revealing it will feature both Carrie Fisher in a posthumous appearance and series star Mark Hamill.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/29 19:23:40

Hyper-real 'Star Wars' VR makes you the hero

Imagine putting on a helmet, lowering the visor and being transported immediately from your humdrum day-to-day existence into your own Star Wars adventure.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/29 19:23:39

Japanese airport gets new look themed on "Detective Conan" manga

An airport in western Japan renamed after a popular comic and anime about a boy sleuth, "Detective Conan", has completed a revamp and looks to attract more tourists to Tottori Prefecture, local media reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/29 10:45:41

Shooting of first Chinese-Serbian coproduction film starts in Belgrade

Filming of "Belgrade Escape" started in the Serbian capital on Thursday, marking the first co-production movie between Serbia and China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/27 7:08:19

Chinese-American rapper MC Jin talks about his new parenting reality show and rap career

The cheers and applause that Chinese American rapper MC Jin received at a Beijing event on Tuesday promoting him and his 6-year-old son Chance's role on a Chinese parenting show were on par with that of his rap concerts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/26 18:06:17

'Story in Beijing' performing season to kick off in August

The Story in Beijing performance season will start on August 1st with 20 theater works being staged across the city. According to the event organizers, these 20 works were selected from 75 Chinese plays from troupes from around the country and will hit stages in the city including the National Theater, Star Theatre and Qinglan Theatre.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/26 16:58:39

Man takes pickax to Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Donald Trump's star has dimmed in Hollywood, after a suspect with a pickax early Wednesday vandalized his plaque on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/26 16:53:40

'Hamilton' honored

The groundbreaking musical Hamilton will be celebrated this year at the Kennedy Center Honors, one of the US' top celebrations of the arts - the first time a work rather than an individual or group is recognized.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/26 16:53:39

Imperial College London president hails China link, urges collaboration

President of Imperial College London Alice Gast has spoken highly of the college's link to China, and urged more cooperation and collaboration between the Chinese and British institutions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/26 16:43:40

Two Chinese films to screen at 75th Venice Film Festival

Two Chinese films will screen at this year's Venice Film Festival, organizers said as they unveiled the line-up in a press conference in the Italian capital on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/26 6:32:18