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Tiananmen Square witnesses grander flag-raising ceremony starting New Year Day

On the very first day of 2018, more than 90,000 visitors at Tiananmen Square shivering in Beijing's freezing winter morning witnessed history during the capital's flag-raising ceremony.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/1 18:08:39

China revives revolutionary training centers to preach Party policy to farmers

One day in November, dozens of dusty farmers, some still carrying their tools, sat down on the dirt ground at their vegetable farm in Changshun county, Qiannan Buyi and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in Southwest China's Guizhou Province. They had been told to attend a study session.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 18:27:11

China's soccer renaissance transforms impoverished Chinese village into modern, thriving community

China has been gradually forming its own soccer (football) culture over the past several years after Chinese President Xi Jinping, a soccer fan, pinned high hopes on the nation's soccer development.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 18:30:43

China's latest blockbuster cautiously tests censorship limits about Sino-Vietnamese war

Director Feng Xiaogang's new film Youth depicts the “princeling” class of soldiers from the Cultural Revolution (1966-76).
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 18:33:39

Overseas Chinese students are paying for ghostwritten essays at unprecedented levels, but the jig might be up

Every day, hundreds of thousands of messages advertising ghostwriting agencies are sent out across Chinese social media platforms.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/25 18:07:40

Christmas in China: Shopping spree plus Valentine's Day

There is no need to target non-local cultural events like Christmas, as most Chinese are simply enjoying it as an opportunity to eat, shop and have fun.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/24 18:48:39

The Party's influence on China's young generation has become omnipresent

The Party congress has permeated into the lives of ordinary people, guiding their thinking and serving their needs, even in love.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/21 19:08:39

A video allegedly staged by UK journalists in DR Congo has nobody fooled about Sino-Congolese relations

UK video report about child labor in DR Congo has been accused of being staged against Chinese companies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/20 19:28:39

Red Army primary schools across China continue to carry the flag of patriotism

These schools specialize in educating students about China's revolutionary history and spirit.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/19 18:48:39

Panda-feeding is not all about playing with cute bears, it has life risks

Panda feeder Wei Hua is still recovering one year after a ferocious panda attack.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:13:39

Experts, scholars debate world's pressing issues ranging from N.Korea to China-India ties

The Global Times Annual Conference was held on Saturday in Beijing, with dozens of scholars and experts in various fields taking part.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 19:13:39

With global consumers rejecting animal fur as fashion, Chinese fur farms see their profits plummet

Younger generations of Chinese are increasingly aware of animal welfare issues.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 19:03:26

Migrant workers use poetry, rock'n'roll to uplift spirits amid evictions

After a fire in Beijing's Daxing district killed 19 people in November, authorities are clearing out all potential safety hazards.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/13 18:48:39

Political parties from developing world see CPC as source of inspiration

Nearly 300 political parties from 120 countries assembled for three days in Beijing for dialogue and exchange
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/12 17:53:39

Overseas NGOs feel the need to gain trust from government under new law

A lot of overseas non-governmental charity programs focus on rural Chinese areas.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/11 19:18:39

Chinese Muslims prefer Arab countries over West for further education

Although hundreds of thousands of Chinese go to Western countries for study, there are still some that choose to head to the Middle East.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/10 19:13:39

China programs virtual youth icons to instill correct thinking into millennials

Luo Tianyi, a hologram, is China's first-ever virtual singer but already selling out stadiums.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/7 18:53:26

How a fourth-tier Chinese city upgraded its economy with German characteristics

A growing number of foreign small- and medium-sized enterprises are setting up branches in Taicang's high-tech zone.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/6 18:53:39