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Ahead of CPC national congress, children across China are called upon to follow the Party line

In anticipation of the upcoming national congress of the Communist Party of China, primary and middle schools across China are organizing various campaign events involving the Young Pioneers.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/8 18:38:39

Natural habitats of China's beloved bear must be protected along with the animal itself

Despite the fact that the number of giant pandas is once again on the rise and its risk status has just been downgraded from endangered to vulnerable, a new study by Chinese zoologists found that pandas are actually at a greater risk today than three decades ago.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 17:43:40

China has become one of the most sought-after destinations for African students abroad

Many African students study in China for better job or business opportunities as China-African ties deepen.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 19:28:39

Conservators struggle to preserve true original colors of China's Terracotta Warriors

Two-millennia-old Terracotta Warriors immediately lost most of their original colors the moment they were unearthed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 19:01:29

China's first compulsory school course of TCM met with doubt from parents, teachers

Some parents as well as science teachers wonder what to do when a TCM course contradicts science.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 18:33:39

Chinese navy medical ship treats hundreds of Gabonese patients for free

Hundreds of residents in Gabon are receiving free health care from the Chinese Navy's hospital ship, the Peace Ark, which is currently on a medical mission in the country.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/8 16:28:39

Over 100 smartphone apps developed to help Party members remain loyal to CPC

At least one-10th of China's ruling Party members are expected to be evaluated via new "members-only" apps, which they can also use to socialize with each other
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/25 18:53:39

Party-building strengthened to welcome 19th CPC National Congress

Mao has been so busy in recent months that she says her feet have “barely touched the ground.” Since the end of last year, Mao has been juggling the duties of both her profession and her role on the organization committee of her company's Party branch. While this was not a challenge before, she says her Party workload is getting heavier.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/12 19:28:39

As key Party National Congress approaches, learn how delegates are chosen across China

The Communist Party of China (CPC) is set to hold the 19th Session of the CPC National Congress in Beijing on October 18.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/18 16:48:39

In China, many adult children forbid their widowed parents to remarry

Adult children of single seniors are concerned that they may lose their inheritance to their parents' new spouse.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/28 18:57:39

Marriage scams abound in China amid prevalent anxiety to tie the knot

Dating websites are blamed for not verifying users' profiles.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/27 18:53:27

Conservative Chinese communities in Australia act to stop same-sex marriage

Younger Chinese tend to support same-sex marriage.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/26 18:08:39

Chinese, Russian navies hold joint exercises in Okhotsk Sea for first time

Chinese and Russian ships are now conducting the second phase of joint naval exercises as part of the China-Russia “Joint Sea-2017” exercises.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/24 17:13:40

'Pay to play with the panda' policies draw criticism from animal lovers

It is said that one of the most peaceful places on China's social media is the comment section below any post featuring pandas, where everyone sighs a collective “aww” regardless of age, birthplace or political views.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/21 19:28:39

Underwater Great Wall attracts scuba divers for exploration, but deadly danger lurks

Mysterious deaths of two expert divers at an underwater section of Great Wall shock China's diving circle.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 18:27:00

Titanic documentary strives to unearth real story behind Chinese survivors

The last person to board the lifeboat from the sinking Titanic is believed to be a Chinese, according to foreign and Chinese experts.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/19 18:33:39

Nationalists slam Nolan's WWII blockbuster over 'historical nihilism'

After movie Dunkirk premiered in China, it aroused controversy among some netizens.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 18:03:39

30,000 run Beijing Marathon under blue skies

While this year's seasonal winter smog has arrived earlier than usual due to unusual weather conditions, thousands of participants competing in the 2017 Beijing Marathon on Sunday had the privilege of running under blue skies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/17 17:28:39