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Chinese, US scientists’ research may help cure cancer, epilepsy, aging


When Yuan Yingjin turned 54 on March 10, he had two unusual presents: some yeast chromosomes and acclaim in China's national news.

Parents of wrongfully-executed man to get $388,998

The Heibei Provincial Higher People's Court announced that the state will pay 2.68 million yuan ($388,998) as compensation to parents of a man wrongfully executed over 20 years ago for rape and murder.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 17:53:40

All sections of society urged to help prevent radicalization

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region passed a regulation on the eradication of extremism on Wednesday, calling on all corners of society to combat extremism while stressing that no one should spread extremist views in schools.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 17:44:06

Spring flowers in full blossom across China

A visitor takes selfie with peach blossoms in Pinglu, north China's Shanxi Province, March 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 16:16:10

Peach blossoms pictured in front of snow mountain in China's Tibet

Peach blossoms are pictured in front of a snow mountain in Bomi County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, March 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 16:13:48

Farmers pick tea leaves at central China's village

Aerial photo taken on March 29, 2017 shows the tea plantation at Luofo Village of Yichang City, central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 14:06:47

Pyongyang to Dandong charter flight shows China and NK maintain normal relations

There are now two flights a week running from Dandong, Northeast China's Liaoning Province to the North Korean capital Pyongyang, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 13:03:40

Chinese autistic children draw paintings to mark World Autism Awareness Day

April 2 marks the World Autism Awareness Day.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 10:42:17

World awaits Xi-Trump summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet next week, said a US official, with analysts believing that the meeting is a sign that Sino-US ties have endured and overcome difficulties caused by the US government transition.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 0:33:40

1,000 evacuated after fire at Taipei cinema

A cinema fire in downtown Taipei Wednesday night has forced the evacuation of nearly 1,000 people, the city's fire department said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 8:33:57

Premier Li's Oceania visit: boon to free trade, boost to bilateral ties

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's visits to Australia and New Zealand have boosted economic relations with the two countries while sending a strong response to widespread protectionism.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 8:31:53

16 detained after N. China building explosion

A total of 16 people suspected of causing an explosion in a residential building in northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region have been detained, local police announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 7:54:57

China ready to enhance Arctic environmental cooperation: vice premier

China will actively participate in environmental preservation and push for environmental cooperation in the Arctic, Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 7:52:27

China, Russia to deepen and expand economic, trade cooperation: Chinese vice premier

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said here Wednesday that China and Russia should work together to expand and improve bilateral economic and trade cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 7:50:44