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Scientists reveal panda's long-lost lineage after extracting DNA from ancient skull


Chinese scientists revealed long-lost panda lineage by extracting DNA from a 22,000-year-old skull, and this discovery may help unearth the species' evolution.

Nigerian expat advocates one-party system inspired by China in new book

At first sight, Charles Okeke from Nigeria was impressed by China's booming economy when he arrived in 2005. The longer he stayed, the deeper his idea began to take root ...

Chinese yoga lovers strike poses in public to promote sport

Hundreds of yoga enthusiasts rolled out their mats at a park in Hubei Province on Sunday, along with thousands of others across China, to celebrate the upcoming International Yoga Day, ...


China, Bolivia to deepen cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Tuesday met with Bolivian President Juan Evo Morales Ayma in Beijing, saying he hoped for deepened pragmatic cooperation between China and Bolivia.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/20 1:00:46

China, Greece to increase cooperation

China's top legislator Li Zhanshu met with Speaker of the Greek parliament Nikolaos Voutsis on Tuesday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 23:27:55

Maintaining harmony

China's Defense Minister Wei Fenghe (center) and Cambodian counterpart Tea Banh (left) look at one of the displays during a visit to a military exhibit, in Phnom Penh on Tuesday. Wei is on a five-day official visit to Cambodia.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/19 22:58:39

Entrepreneurs predict China could catch up with US in investment, innovation

China might catch up with the US, which has the lead so far in venture capital investment, entrepreneurs attending a forum in Beijing said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 22:53:40

Kim Jong-un visits China for 3rd time in three months

Chinese President Xi Jinping met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Beijing on Tuesday, and the two leaders discussed topics including the US-North Korea summit in Singapore.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:53:39

China vows 'comprehensive measures' against US tariff blackmail

China on Tuesday launched a swift and sharp response to the latest trade provocations from the US, which threatened to slap tariffs on almost all Chinese exports to the US, calling the US move "blackmail" and vowing to respond with strength to protect its own and the world's interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:48:39

New motor to be used for classified weaponry

China has produced a new type of electric motor that would meet the heavy demand from China's latest electromagnetic weapon system, which may involve electromagnetic railgun and ballistic missile technologies, said an expert.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:03:40

Great Wall facelift stirs controversy

A local authority on Tuesday denied online reports about misconducted renovation of a Great Wall heritage site by using archaized bricks in Datong, North China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:03:40

Aircraft carrier execs probed for alleged graft

Two senior officials at China's State-owned aircraft carrier-manufacturing firm have come under investigation by the country's top anti-graft agency within the past three years, with Chinese observers hailing that such moves effectively help clear up hidden dangers during a period of key naval upgrades and safeguard national interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:03:39

Xi Jinping, Kim Jong Un hold talks in Beijing

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and Chinese president, on Tuesday held talks with Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 21:02:12

S.Korea says it shares with China strategic goal of Peninsula denuclearization

South Korea shares with China the strategic goal of the Korean Peninsula's complete denuclearization, Seoul's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 20:03:59

Tibet villagers move out of reserve for wild animals

More than a thousand Tibetan residents moved out of a nature reserve area to "give the place back" to wild animals in northern Tibet, which experts say will also improve their own quality of life.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 19:48:39

231,564 journalists in China, online content safe and orderly: report

China had 231,564 press-card holding journalists at the end of 2017, according to a report released by the All-China Journalists Association (ACJA) Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 19:43:40