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Social media raises risks for teen boys to be infected with HIV


A high school boy tempted by pornographic photos, online sex dating information and advertisements for illicit drugs on social media had sex with an adult he recently met on the platform. The student claimed that the platform he registered on has many primary school and high school students.

China's commercial aerospace companies are flourishing

The aerospace industry used to be a battleground for superpowers. Space agencies were all sponsored by governments. However, commercial upstarts have joined the competition since the beginning of this century. ...

Child victims of lead poisoning to receive up to $13,000 in landmark settlement

The past six years have been difficult for Mao Baozhu, a grandmother in Hengdong county of Central China's Hunan Province. Her grandson was one of 300 victims aged 2 to ...


China's future

A group of primary school students in Haikou, South China's Hainan Province on Friday sit in a circle during an activity to mark the 69th anniversary of the founding of Chinese Young Pioneers. The local chapter of the Chinese Young Pioneers welcomed 633 students into its ranks on the day. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/10/12 23:48:41

Rhetorical attacks unhelpful: experts

By treating China as a grave threat the US is attempting to dilute China's rising influence in the globe and curb the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation, Chinese experts said on Friday following a series of spurious and aggressive rhetorical attacks made by top US officials against China in recent weeks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:48:40

Chinese embassy slams Swedish newspaper for 'distorting facts' on Xinjiang

China's Embassy in Sweden on Thursday condemned and lodged strong opposition to a local newspaper that published distorted facts about China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:28:42

Chinese Premier calls for SCO free trade zone

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called for a free trade zone under the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and said China will continue to broaden its opening-up and reform policies, despite increased protectionism.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:28:42

Valuation of China's yuan decided by the market say analysts

The value of China's yuan is decided by the market and will not purposefully be devalued to fight a trade war with the US, analysts said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:28:40

US must stop using "cyber theft" issue to smear China: FM spokesperson

China on Friday urged the US side to stop using the issue of so-called "cyber theft" to smear China and harm its rights and interests.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 22:50:18

Chinese premier proposes boosting SCO cooperation in digital economy, smart manufacturing

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called on the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states to strengthen their cooperation in the digital economy, smart manufacturing and the like to foster innovation-led new growth drivers.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 22:46:50

China donates 500 bags, stationery to Lebanon's orphans

Chinese Ambassador to Lebanon Wang Kejian on Friday visited Dar Al Aytam Al Islamiya, a social welfare institution, to donate over 500 school bags and stationery to orphans at the beginning of the academic year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 21:12:34

China reports new African swine fever case in Tianjin

China has confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in Tianjin, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 21:12:09

China warns against commercial activities in schools

China's Ministry of Education (MOE) on Friday warned middle schools, primary schools and kindergartens nationwide against any form of commercial advertisements and activities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 21:11:51

Commissioner's Office of China's Foreign Ministry urges end of foreign interference in Hong Kong SAR, domestic affairs

The Commissioner's Office of China's Foreign Ministry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) urged related foreign institutions to stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs and China's domestic affairs.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 14:37:15

Chinese first lady congratulates UN award ceremony for women, girls' education

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping and a UNESCO Special Envoy for the Advancement of Girls' and Women's Education, sent a congratulatory message to the award ceremony for the 3rd UNESCO Prize for Girls' and Women's Education, held in Paris on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 11:59:35

Vice premier stresses improving sci-tech innovation capacity of colleges

Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan Thursday called on China's colleges and universities to improve sci-tech innovation and talent cultivation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 9:26:32