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Shanghai uni releases associate professor for sexual harassment allegations

The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) dismissed Qian Fengsheng, an associate professor under investigation for allegedly sexually assaulting a student.
Source: | 2019/12/10 3:09:48

Chinese delegation arrives for ICG-14

The 14th Meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) of the UN kicked off in Bangalore, India on Sunday and will conclude on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/10 0:40:58

Xinjiang trainees graduate

Xinjiang has gained useful experience from its series of counter-terrorism and de-radicalization measures in the past three years, especially from the training centers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/10 0:03:39

Fleeing HK rioters backfire on Taiwan

The move by some Hong Kong protesters who reportedly fled to Taiwan seeking "citizenship," jobs and residency in the island represented a laughable backfire on the Taiwan authority for its interference in Hong Kong and that it deserved it, Chinese analysts said Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:33:41

Aircraft about to take off returns to terminal after passenger reports death of relative

A flight from Xiaoshan International Airport in East China's Hangzhou was delayed for 50 minutes on Sunday when the captain agreed to return to the terminal after an elderly couple asked to get off the plane because they had just learned of the death of a relative.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:05:26

China's human devt rapidly rises: UNDP

China has achieved notable progress in human development over the last three decades, with an increase of 51.1 percent in human development index (HDI) between 1990 to 2018, according to a United Nations Development Program (UNDP) report on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:03:41

Nation arrests 6,690 fugitives in anti-graft drive

Since China launched its anti-corruption campaign Skynet Operation in 2015, 6,690 fugitives who fled overseas have been repatriated and some 15.1 billion yuan ($2.1 billion) in unlawfully gained assets have been recovered, official data shows.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:03:40

'Not shocking' to replace foreign equipment

Foreign media was shocked by a report on Chinese government's decision to replace foreign made computer equipment and software within three years, and believe this is a Chinese approach to deal with US pressure on trade and science and technology, but Chinese experts said this has been a long-existing trend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 22:58:40

Mainland universities tighten admissions for Hong Kong candidates

Some mainland universities have tightened enrollment requirements for Hong Kong students for the next academic year amid the city's ongoing social unrest, with several demanding a review of applicants replacing previous test-free policies and stressing "one country, two systems."
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 22:23:40

Xi gives instructions on work related to veteran military officers

President Xi Jinping has stressed cherishing the glorious history and preserving political integrity while pooling positive energy for strengthening the country and revitalizing the armed forces in a set of instructions on the work related to veteran military officers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/9 20:50:31

Billionaire Jack Ma makes impromptu appearance as orchestra conductor

Founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Jack Ma received wild applause after an impromptu appearance as conductor of the Chinese Philharmonic Orchestra during a concert in Langfang, North China's Hebei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 17:32:02

Ape-face rock turns mountain into tourist attraction in East China

Natural erosion has turned a seven-meter-tall rock outcropping high up a short mountain into an uncanny look-alike of an ape's face that serenely looks out over the valley below near Dujiapo village in East China's Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 17:31:55

Firefighter's phone stolen from firetruck while he battles a blaze

Chinese netizens are calling the person who stole a firefighter's personal phone from the cab of a firetruck while he was risking his life putting out a fire, despicable.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 17:23:39

Colorful cat

A 12-meter-tall multicolored cat stands watching over the atrium of a shopping mall in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province on Sunday.
Source: VCG | 2019/12/9 16:13:39

Bath and brew

Tourists bathe in hot-spring fed tubs filled with Chinese herbs while enjoying a soup said to have curative properties in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province on Sunday.
Source: VCG | 2019/12/9 16:08:39

4.6-magnitude earthquake hits southwest China

A 4.6-magnitude earthquake hit the city of Mianyang, southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 3:20 p.m. Monday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/9 15:51:57

Wild camels return to wild in northwest China

Another four wild Bactrian camels have been released into the wild in northwest China's Gansu Province, according to the Dunhuang West Lake National Nature Reserve Administration.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/9 15:26:26

Xinjiang's supportive policies benefit poor with job creation

For Mametabula Tursun, a villager in Jiashi County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, a job has not only changed his life but the lives of his family.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/9 15:11:19