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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 ...


Xi urges deeper military-civilian integration

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday called for a stronger sense of mission for deeper military-civilian integration.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 9:05:38

China, Netherlands eye more open, pragmatic cooperation to safeguard multilateralism, free trade

China and the Netherlands on Monday pledged to jointly safeguard multilateralism and free trade by carrying out more open and pragmatic cooperation, against the backdrop of a complicated international situation with increasing uncertainties.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 9:04:36

China, Pakistan vow to build closer ties, jointly construct CPEC

China and Pakistan agreed on Monday to build closer ties and facilitate the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 9:04:09

China more devoted to international campaign against terrorism: analyst

China is more devoted to fighting terrorism and will continue its initiative in international anti-terrorist cooperation, a Chinese expert said Monday after the country's national anti-terrorism team held a plenary conference with its newest leaders.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 23:13:40

Net users welcome Abe visit

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official visit was broadly welcomed on the Chinese internet as a positive sign on Monday even as some net users questioned Japan's inflexible attitude toward historical problems.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 23:13:39

China launches two more BeiDou-3 satellites for system

China successfully launched twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites into space on a Long March-3B carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 23:08:42

Stable coolant developed for nuclear reactors

China has made progress on liquid metal coolants for nuclear reactors, a key technological breakthrough in developing domestic nuclear energy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 23:08:39

Experts slam blaming HIV on foreigners

Health experts on Monday slammed a widely circulated article which claims the recent surge of HIV/AIDS cases in China was caused by the influx of foreigners, calling it ignorance of the virus.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 23:03:39

Xi lauds Xizang Minzu University on 60th anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Xizang Minzu University on its 60th anniversary in a letter on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/15 22:43:39

SOEs face unfair 'bias, roadblocks' overseas

Investments in international markets made by China's State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are politically neutral and should not be subjected to discrimination, a senior official of the country's State asset watchdog said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 22:38:40

Koreas agree to connect rail

North Korea and South Korea reached an agreement on Monday to modernize and eventually connect their railways and roads across their border in late November or early December, media reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 22:03:40

Social credit system expected to become law within three years

The China Law Society said that legislation on social credit in China has been incorporated into upcoming legislative plans.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 18:33:39

Xi congratulates Xizang Minzu University on 60th anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Xizang Minzu University on the 60th anniversary of its founding in a letter on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/15 18:29:37