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To avoid being accused of Islamization, Ningxia treads cautiously when opening up to Arab world

Observers outside the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region show concern about the pan-halal tendency while local residents are less worried about the role Islam is playing in public life.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/14 19:03:39

Closer China-Nepal ties boost private investment into the Himalaya neighbor

With the opening of a new consulate in Guangzhou, China and Nepal's relations took another step forward.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 18:53:40

Northern China hard pressed to meet 5-year air quality target

To pressure local authorities, the Ministry of Environmental Protection has launched a year-long special inspection.
Source: Agencies – Global Times | 2017/9/12 18:25:24

Promise of painless childbirth lures Chinese women to US hospitals

More and more well-to-do Chinese women are choosing to give birth in the US because of the availability of pain relief.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/11 19:08:39

College students account for large majority of new military recruits

Young people in China who have just joined the army are moving to places where they are needed the most on a national scale. Among them, college students and graduates form the majority.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/10 17:58:40

HIV-positive students face opposition to anonymous college enrollment

The enrollment of 15 HIV-positive students into colleges has caused public panic. Though the government has tried to combat HIV taboo, prejudice is still widespread. Experts say the students will live lives no different from other college students.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 19:08:39

China, once an organ transplant pariah, is now accepted as global leader after reform, papal recognition

Influential figures, including Pope Francis, have commended China's reform of its organ donation system.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/6 19:23:39

African traders feel the pinch as China produces fewer cheap products

As commodity and labor prices have risen in recent years, more and more African traders have chosen to move from China to cheaper countries in Southeast Asia.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/5 18:53:39

Many victims of sexual assault in China don't know they are molested

It has become common for child sexual abuse cases to be exposed on the Internet.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/4 19:18:39

Residents of Northeast China border regions shaken by apparent N. Korea H-bomb test

Residents of border cities in Northeast China's Jilin Province who experienced strong tremors on Sunday had their worst fears confirmed when North Korea claimed that it had successfully tested a hydrogen bomb.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/3 18:38:40

Bhutan and Nepal overshadowed by bellicose India despite the end of China-India standoff

While the Doklam standoff between China and India has come to an end, many people believe that an air of tense mistrust and misunderstanding will linger between the two countries
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/31 20:23:39

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