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Public express gratitude to firefighters in wake of Sichuan tragedy

People around the country have sent food and gifts to local fire stations thanking them for their services after 30 firefighters died in a forest fire in Southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/9 17:53:40

Online education platform closed over Taiwan sexual assault case

The education authorities in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian Province, said on Monday that they have shut down an online education platform after netizens reported that it had invited a teacher from Taiwan accused of sexually assaulting a female writer.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 19:23:40

Short video platforms help popularize science

A report on short video and knowledge communication indicates that as of the end of 2018, a total of 180,000 vloggers who had more than 10,000 followers on popular video-sharing platform Douyin, known as TikTok overseas, were creating knowledge-related videos.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 19:18:40

Former official with Dalai clique exposes true face of 'Tibetan government-in-exile'

After working for the Tibetan "government-in-exile" for eight years, Tashi Tsering (pseudonym) finally decided to quit and return to Nepal from India.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 16:58:40

China-donated school handed over to Nepal as part of earthquake reconstruction effort

Shree Janakalyan, a senior high school in Kathmandu, capital of Nepal, rebuilt by the government of the Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture and Red Cross Society of China, was recently handed over in an official ceremony.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/7 17:33:40

Former official with Dalai clique exposes true face of 'Tibetan government-in-exile'

- Bribery and graft are rife among officials in Dharamsala, according to disillusioned former employee - Many ethnic Tibetans eager to return to China after hearing of economic progress in their homeland - Separatists losing clout as most young Tibetans focus on finding ways to make ends meet
Source: Global Time | 2019/4/5 12:39:40

Villagers prepare to move out of hometown as construction of Xiongan New Area begins

The residents of Guanlimahu village in Xiongxian county, North China's Hebei Province, will be moving away from their hometown soon.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/3 17:48:40

Village officials removed after Judo champ posts graft accusation online

A village official from the city of Benxi, Northeast China's Liaoning Province, has been suspended from his duties after a national Judo champion revealed corruption among officials, reported on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 19:28:40

AI system found to boost detection rate of cancer-causing polyps

Chinese doctors, together with researchers from Harvard Medical School, jointly found that an artificial intelligence (AI) system is able to significantly increase the detection rate of colorectal polyps, which can develop into cancer if left untreated.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 19:28:40

Discipline organs should urge officials to repent for minor violations: report

It is an important work for discipline inspection and supervision organs at all levels to encourage officials and members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) who have been punished for minor violations to repent for and correct their mistakes, the China Discipline Inspection Daily affiliated to the Central Commission for Disciplinary Inspection (CCDI) of the CPC, reported on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 19:08:40

Hospice in East China gives comfort to kids with serious diseases

Colorful rooms, toys and imaginative cartoon pictures create a lively atmosphere at the Rainbow Home in Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/2 19:03:40

Clock keeper at Bund's Customs House prepares to wind down after 28 years in the job

Wei Yunsi has been maintaining the clock at the Bund in Shanghai for 28 years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 18:13:40

Mainland student tells of harrowing espionage trial in Taiwan

On March 9, 2017, Zhou Hongxu, a student from the Chinese mainland studying in Taiwan, was arrested by the Taipei District Prosecutor's Office on suspicion of violating the "National Security Act" for "buying information" from an official from the "Ministry of Foreign Affairs." Zhou denied the accusation, but pled guilty in July 2017 after being detained for four months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 17:53:40

Calls grow for greater distribution of life-saving AEDs in public places

A basketball player who suffered cardiac arrest was rescued with the gym's Automated External Defibrillator (AED) last Monday evening by six doctors from one of China's top general hospitals who happened to be playing badminton in a nearby court.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/2 17:03:40

Tibet prison respects ethnic traditions, educates inmates

Dozens of prisoners with blue uniforms sit in the midday sun in Lhasa, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, while having lunch and chatting in the prison yard. On the wall near them is a 50-meter-long picture featuring iconic Tibetan landscapes such as Potala Palace, Namtso Lake and Gangdise Mountain.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/1 17:58:39

Netizens ridicule Bollywood's recent spate of anti-China movies

Indian movies have once again attracted the attention of Chinese netizens recently.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/1 16:23:39

Production safety law to be revised this year in wake of chemical plant blast

In the wake of the Xiangshui tragedy, the emergency ministry on March 27 vowed to strengthen the control and management of dangerous chemicals nationwide.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/31 17:18:40

BurNIng: the pioneer who is trying to change attitudes to Chinese esports

Parents of star player Xu Zhilei, "BurNIng," did not understand his decision to be an esports player but now support him
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/31 16:08:39