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Recent finds related to Flying Tigers air unit uncovers history of Sino-US cooperation

Furnaces, remnants of a command buildings and a troop encampment. History was uncovered when the largest cluster of relic sites found so far related to the Flying Tigers, the US volunteer air squadron which helped China fight off Japan in the 1940s, was rediscovered earlier this month on the outskirts of Kunming, Southwest China's Yunnan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/30 19:03:39

Publishers expand worldwide readership of books on President Xi Jinping

Walking through the booths at the Beijing book fair, one cannot miss the various books about President Xi Jinping.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/29 19:28:39

Chinese patients head to India for latest medicines after domestic crackdown

Hua Li (pseudonym) looked out of the window at the airport, her eyes full of hope. It was the 40-year-old's first trip abroad, and her destination was an unlikely one for a Chinese person who had never been abroad before: New Delhi.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/28 17:43:39

PLA garrison's relief efforts widely praised after typhoon hits Macao

In Macao, which was hit by Typhoon Hato, the strongest storm for 53 years, at least 10 were left dead and 244 injured. In this emergency, the local People's Liberation Army (PLA) garrison is continuing to help the relief and construction work in the region, clearing debris and ensuring the environment is safe for residents.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/27 18:18:39

Chinese netizens urge govt to criminalize Japanese military uniform cosplay

Police detained several young men who posed for photos next to war remembrance site wearing replica WWII Japanese military uniforms.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/24 19:34:38

Chinese students and scholars take action to counter emboldened US racists

After the Charlottesville riot, Chinese students and scholars residing in conservative states have explained their concerns and past encounters with racism in President Trump's US.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/23 19:33:39

US religious freedom report provokes backlash from Chinese public

Some Chinese are exhibiting a growing aversion to religion.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 18:37:22

Beijing hospital's hospice pilot struggles for cash, cultural acceptance

Chinese hospitals are facing challenges in introducing the concept of hospice to a society where traditional filial piety still holds sway.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 19:13:15

Chinese look-alike agency adds Trump mimic to its roster of leaders

Li Liangwei was told he resembles US President Donald Trump by someone who saw Li bragging at a banquet.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 18:58:39

HIV-positive villagers form gangs to collect debts, enforce demolitions

For debt collectors in Henan Province, being HIV-positive can be a useful weapon in their arsenal. These people, who have few ways of making money due to the taboo over the virus, can earn a healthy income by joining gangs. However this "industry" is declining as the government cracks down on debtors and debt collectors.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/17 19:33:39

More countries shun Dalai Lama as China's economic impact grows

The Dalai Lama's recent cancellation of his Botswana trip has sparked speculation.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/16 19:08:39

Campus halal canteens trigger controversy about affirmative action policies

The event reignited a debate whether China's "affirmative action" policies toward non-Han citizens help or harm ethnic unity.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/15 19:48:39

Chinese government goes to great lengths to help Muslims go on the hajj

Demand for a place on the hajj is huge among Chinese regions and provinces with large Muslim populations.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/14 19:38:39

MMA club sheltering, training orphans forced to kick them out

The owner of a martial arts club that trains orphaned teenagers said he will not accept children from the impoverished Liangshan region any more.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 18:23:39

China's middle class face peer pressure to send kids on study tours abroad

China's urban middle class are under growing peer pressure to send their kids on expensive study tours abroad which have become the latest fad.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 18:53:39

Foreign waste import ban leaves Western nations, Chinese manufacturers in a dilemma

If China bans imported waste, other countries will likely have to think of ways to digest their own waste.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 19:13:39

Record-breaking action flick has audiences singing national anthem in cinemas

Blockbuster Wolf Warriors 2 has been a huge smash hit, arousing nationalistic sentiments on the Internet.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/8 18:43:40

Scholars mull project to divert water from Tibet to arid Xinjiang

Experts claim the project will help stimulate the world economy and create a "second China" in the region's arid plains.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/7 18:53:39