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US university report hails China's progress in improving air quality

An American university has hailed the Chinese government's efforts in combating pollution in the country, which Chinese analysts said are mainly due to the joint effort of many forces.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 17:03:42

A Chinese woman's Antarctic obsession

For the past three years, Feng Jing has ran half a marathon and lifted heavy weights for hours everyday, or walked around her apartment for five hours at night carrying a tire for weight training.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 16:31:44

Chinese net users mourn passing of Stephen Hawking

Chinese social media was flooded with condolences for British physicist Stephen Hawking after news of his death on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 15:23:39

Spring in the air

Photo taken on March 13, 2018 shows plum blossoms at a park in Qingkou Township of Ganyu County in Lianyungang City, east China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 11:05:17

Flowers bloom in central China's Hubei

Magnolia flowers bloom by the Gongshui River in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, March 13, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 10:56:32

Cherry blossoms seen on mountain in east China's Zhejiang

Aerial photo taken on March 13, 2018 shows cherry blossoms on the mountain at Bamuqiu Village of Jiande City, east China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 10:37:52

Farmers harvest salt in Mangkam County of Qamdo, China's Tibet

A salt farmer examines saline stalactites formed by trickling brines in Mangkam County of Qamdo, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, March 11, 2018. Local salt farmers have followed a centuries-old harvesting method by collecting brines from the rocks and drying them in prepared fields until the salt within crystalizes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 10:28:32

Young Chinese obsessed with journaling their lives

If not for her journal, Li Xiaohan would not know what a fulfilling year she has just had.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 8:27:06

China to dismantle family planning commission

China's plan to set up a national health commission and dismantle the family planning commission indicates that the country is moving from population control to boosting the population, Chinese observers said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 23:33:39

Website evicts teen troll for abusing 10-year-old

A 15-year-old net user was banished from a popular anime and gaming website on Tuesday amid rising concerns about youth and teenage trolling on the Chinese internet.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 23:28:40

China shares technology with nuclear reactor exports

China's exports of nuclear reactors will not threaten the world, but will be an opportunity to share its technology and help countries develop, nuclear specialists said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 23:23:40

Tibet hired 700,000 to protect environment in 2017

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region hired 700,000 people to protect the environment in 2017, according to the regional environmental protection agency.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 23:23:40

Xinjiang to safeguard stability: officials

Senior officials from Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region vowed on Tuesday to sustain anti-separatism and counter-terrorism efforts to safeguard regional stability and provide a sound development environment.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 23:18:39

Women, experts call on men to take greater share of responsibility

Cici, 29, often jokes that she spends more time and energy worrying about her period coming late than anything else in her life. "I freak out every time my period doesn't come on time," she said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 18:23:40

Net users furious at British Airways over Taiwan categorization

British Airways has drawn anger among Chinese citizens after it categorized Taiwan and Hong Kong as independent countries on its website. This comes in contrast to other well-known foreign companies, such as Germany's Mercedes-Benz and Lufthansa, which recently chose to adjust their category of "Taiwan" to "Taiwan, China."
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 18:23:39

China's steel production heartland to extend output curb

China's leading steelmaking city, Tangshan, has announced new restrictions on steel production in order to improve air quality, according to local authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 18:00:29

China's war on pollution winning: report

China is winning its war on pollution after four years of struggle, a US study said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 15:19:17

Tibet provides 700,000 environmental protection jobs in 2017

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region hired 700,000 people to protect the environment in 2017, according to the regional environmental protection department.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 14:41:46