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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.

Chinese national killed after clashing with Paris police, says embassy

The Chinese Embassy in France has called for a thorough investigation after reporting that a Chinese national was killed by French police in Paris.
Source: CGTN | 2017/3/28 14:49:06

Hanjiang River, Yangtze River converging in central China's Wuhan

This aerial photo taken on March 27, 2017 shows the Hanjiang River (R) and the Yangtze River (L) converging in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 14:03:57

Xinjiang to improve geo-hazards prevention ability

China has earmarked 50 million yuan (7.3 million US dollars) to be used over the next three years to conduct geological surveys in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the local authority said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 13:57:00

China's cabinet appoints new vice ministers

Tian Xuejun and Ye Jianchun have been named vice education minister and vice water resources minister respectively, the State Council, China's cabinet, announced Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 13:56:45

Cambodia honors 2 Chinese peacekeepers killed in 1993 attack

As the annual Tomb-Sweeping Day approaches, Cambodia and China on Tuesday jointly commemorated two Chinese UN peacekeepers who were killed in a blast here 24 years ago.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 13:55:49

Two dead, seven trapped in central China's scaffold collapse

Two of the eight workers rescued from a scaffold collapse in central China's Hubei Province died in hospital on Tuesday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 11:12:47

China welcomes Madagascar to join Belt and Road construction

China and Madagascar on Monday agreed to synergize development strategies under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative and ten major plans for China-Africa cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 10:01:54

Rescuers work at accident site after scaffold collapsed in central China

Rescuers work at the accident site after a scaffold collapsed in a construction site of a peony park in Macheng City, central China's Hubei Province, March 28, 2017. Seven people were buried in the accident which occurred on Monday afternoon. Of the 15 workers who were initially buried, eight have been rescued.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 9:48:23

China, Nepal to cooperate more on Belt and Road

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Nepali Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Monday afternoon, and they agreed to cooperate more in jointly building the Belt and Road.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:26:23

China shortens its list of poorest counties

Lankao County in central China's Henan Province Monday announced its withdrawal from the country's list of impoverished counties.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:26:02

China, New Zealand cooperation offers win-win model

The ground-breaking cooperation agreement between China and New Zealand on the Belt and Road Initiative -- the first with a developed Western country -- came like a lovely breeze across the South-Pacific amid the global chill of rising protectionism.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:25:42

China continues efforts in fighting drug crimes

China uncovered 1,481 drug-related cases involving foreign suspects in 2016, the National Narcotics Control Commission said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:25:15

Tibet "full of vigor" like never before: gov't chief

A top government official of China's Tibet Autonomous Region on Monday said Tibet is "full of vigor" and its people are confident to be at par with others in the nation to achieve a "moderately prosperous society."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:24:51