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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.

7 buried after scaffold collapses in China construction site

Seven people were buried in a central China construction site after a scaffold collapsed, local government reported Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:24:39

SW China earthquake affects 15,000 people

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake that hit southwest China has affected the lives of 15,786 people, according to the latest government tally.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:23:15

1 injured in protest after Chinese man shot dead by Paris policeman at his home

French police officers used batons and tear gas as around one hundred people from local Chinese community Monday evening staged a protest against the killing of a Chinese national at his home by police in a reported clash Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:21:31

Chinese embassy in France confirms one Chinese national dead in conflict with police

The Chinese embassy in France confirmed Monday that a Chinese national was dead on Sunday night in a conflict with the police in the 19th arrondissement of Paris.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 7:21:04

Sino-Myanmar oil pipeline launch a good signal: experts

The launch of the Sino-Myanmar oil pipeline following a two-year delay could be the Myanmar government’s way of sending a positive signal ahead of its president’s visit to China in April, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/28 0:28:39

China, NZ sign B&R deal

New Zealand on Monday became the first Western country to sign a cooperation agreement with China on the Belt and Road initiative.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/28 0:23:39

China, New Zealand eye closer trade ties, economic globalization

China and New Zealand will jointly establish an upgraded free trade area with more open trade and investment, to promote bilateral trade cooperation and economic globalization, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 0:16:17

SW China earthquake affects 15,000 people: gov't tally

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake that hit southwest China has affected the lives of 15,786 people, according to a latest government tally.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 0:16:03

Macao to hold forum focusing on innovative green development

Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum and Exhibition (MIECF) will be held here from March 30 to April 1, Jackson Chang, president of Macao trade and investment promotion institute announced at a press conference held on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 0:15:27

Chinese premier stresses afforestation, fire prevention

Chinese premier Li Keqiang on Monday urged more efforts in tree-planting and forest fire prevention to facilitate a greener environment and sustainable development for the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 0:13:15

Officials punished over care center scandal in Guangdong

A dozen officials in southern China's Guangdong Province have been punished after a care center scandal.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/28 0:05:46

Poor county visited by Xi shakes off poverty

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 0:02:57

More rural students promised for top unis

Leading universities in China vow to increase admission quotas for students from rural areas, as well as those from central and western China, amid efforts to support education in less-developed regions.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/27 23:43:39