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Quake-battered Tibetan prefecture rebuilt from debris with modern improvements


Located in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Yushu in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, Yushu has a population of over 111,000, and nearly 95 percent of them are ethnic Tibetans. On April 14, 2010, a magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck Yushu, toppling thousands of houses and leaving around 3,000 people dead or missing, and more than 10,000 injured.

Thousands of parents send young kids to become child models in garment business boom

Every year, together with their parents or grandparents, thousands of children come to Zhili, a town in Huzhou in East China's Zhejiang Province, which has more than 13,000 companies producing ...

Quake-battered Tibetan prefecture rebuilt from debris with modern improvements

Located in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Yushu in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, Yushu has a population of over 111,000, and nearly 95 percent of them are ethnic Tibetans. On ...


I will never stop conveying truth about Nanjing Massacre, says Japanese scholar

"I will never stop the steps of conveying the historical truth about Nanjing Massacre," said Tamaki Matsuoka, a former primary school teacher in Japan who has spent the past 30 years recording and passing on the memories about the 1937 massacre, in a recent interview with Xinhua.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 13:18:18

Senior CPC official stresses exchanges, mutual trust with France

Song Tao, Minister of the International Department of the Central Committee of Communist Party of China (CPC), has emphasized exchanges and mutual trust with France.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 13:17:34

China marks National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims

Photo taken on Dec. 13, 2018 shows pigeons flying during the state memorial ceremony for China's National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims at the memorial hall for the massacre victims in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province. (Xinhua/Ji Chunpeng)
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 11:39:24

PNG doctors perform surgery under torch, mobile phone light

A team of surgeons at Port Moresby General Hospital in Papua New Guinea has become an online sensation on Thursday, after images were posted to social media platforms showing the medical staff performing an operation in a dark theatre using only torches and mobile phones for light.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 11:06:24

China encourages mechanized agriculture with new measures

China has decided to boost mechanized farming and the upgrading of agricultural machinery, according to the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 8:58:26

Chinese top legislator holds talks with Thailand's head of parliament

China and Thailand on Wednesday vowed to enhance parliamentary exchanges and cooperation to contribute to bilateral relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 8:27:14

China's Chang'e-4 probe enters lunar orbit

China's Chang'e-4 probe decelerated and entered the lunar orbit Wednesday, completing a vital step on its way to make the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 6:57:55

Xi reiterates China's adherence to multilateralism, opening-up

President Xi Jinping reiterated on Wednesday that China will adhere to the path of multilateralism and open its door wider to the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 6:53:02

Mainland spokesperson denounces political attacks on Taiwanese baker

A Chinese mainland spokesperson Wednesday denounced "Taiwan independence" supporters attacks on a Taiwanese baker who made a statement supporting the 1992 Consensus.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 2:11:15

China's Chang'e-4 probe enters lunar orbit

China's Chang'e-4 probe decelerated and entered the lunar orbit Wednesday, completing a vital step on its way to make the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 2:10:44

Huawei's CFO granted bail in Vancouver

Huawei's chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou was granted bail after hearings concluded Tuesday afternoon.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 2:09:19

China-Qatar visa exemption agreement to take effect later this month

An agreement on mutual exemption of visas between China and Qatar will take effect from Dec. 21, the two countries announced Wednesday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 2:08:53

Xi holds talks with Ecuadorean president, eyeing steady development of bilateral ties

President Xi Jinping on Wednesday held talks with Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, calling for the healthy and steady development of the bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/13 1:31:20