CHINA

Busy lifestyles prompt popularity of fragment reading apps


Yang Shu gets up promptly at seven in the morning, finishes her breakfast and grabs her mobile phone before heading off to work. On the 40-minute subway trip, she indulges in the highlight of her day: reading.

How four Chinese elders fought to turn their dead children's fertilized egg into a grandson

The miraculous birth of the baby, Tiantian, was achieved by the four devastated parents of the deceased couple after their initial efforts were blocked by China's legally ambiguous IVF baby ...

Secluded monastery complex attracts 20,000 or so Tibetan nuns, and more are coming

Yachen, a Buddhist monastery complex located along the banks of a river in a remote mountainous area in the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, attracts Buddhists to its doors ...


Media's bias embellishes S.China Sea encounter

Some Western media still view China's legal and normal military actions with bias, said Chinese experts after the Chinese Ministry of National Defense (MOD) slammed foreign media reports saying Australian warships had been "challenged" by the Chinese Navy in the South China Sea.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/20 21:58:40

Tencent, WWF to promote ecological conservation in China with digital technology

Chinese tech giant Tencent has formed a strategic partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to promote ecological conservation in the Greater Bay Area and the rest of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 20:15:08

Chinese scientists develop new vaccine for post-surgical cancer therapy

Chinese scientists have developed a tumor vaccine that can effectively inhibit the recurrence and metastasis of post-surgical cancer.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 20:13:04

China refutes false reports on navy encounter in South China Sea

China's Ministry of National Defense Friday refuted false reports by Australian media that Chinese navy "challenged" Australian navy in the South China Sea earlier this month.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 19:53:27

China approves master plan for Xiongan New Area

Chinese authorities have approved the master plan for Xiongan New Area, the creation of which will be of "lasting importance for the millennium to come."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 19:46:18

Wrongly convicted man acquitted by northeast China court

The Jilin Provincial Higher People's Court on Friday overturned the conviction of Liu Zhonglin in a murder case more than 20 years ago.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 16:34:40

China, Japan agree to speed up preparations for air, marine contact mechanism

China and Japan agreed to speed up preparations for launching an air and maritime contact mechanism in their ninth round of high-level consultations on maritime affairs held here from Thursday through Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 14:27:23

Stable China-US relations contribute to global prosperity: Chinese ambassador to US

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said that stable and strengthened relations between China and the United States have contributed positively to the Asia-Pacific region and the world at large.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 11:53:09

Chinese space-based remote sensing technology helps discover heritage in Tunisia

Ten new archeological sites in southern Tunisia were discovered thanks to Chinese space-based remote sensing technology, Tunisian authorities said here Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 11:50:54

China, Turkey should maintain high-level exchanges, deepen strategic mutual trust: Xi

China and Turkey should maintain high-level exchanges and deepen strategic mutual trust, Chinese President Xi Jinping told Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over phone on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 10:47:57

3rd anniv. of China Cultural Center establishment celebrated in Islamabad

Chinese dancers perform during an event to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the establishment of China Cultural Center, in Islamabad, capital of Pakistan, on April 19, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 10:07:56

Chinese air force conducts island patrols: spokesperson

A Chinese air force formation conducted island patrols recently during a training exercise with an aim of improving the ability to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity, an air force spokesperson confirmed Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 9:20:30

China completes food aid project for Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Chinese Ambassador to Lebanon Wang Kejian signed on Thursday a document with the World Food Program (WFP) to mark China's completion of its food aid project for Syrian refugees in Lebanon.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 9:08:58