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Rare documentary reveals counter-terrorism perseverance in Xinjiang

China's first documentary on its overall counter-terrorism efforts in Xinjiang aired Thursday night prompted wide discussions among the audience with never-seen-before real crime scenes of terrorism, which highlighted the hefty prices China has paid and the country's resolution in eradicating terrorism.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/6 0:01:26

Cyber regulator requests app removal for privacy violation

The Ministry of Public Security has requested some 100 companies to remove apps from app stores for illegal collection of private data, China's cybersecurity authority announced in a statement on Wednesday. It is part of regulator's broad efforts started since November to crack down on crimes related to private information violation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 23:13:42

Documentary with rare footage chronicles China's arduous fight against terrorism in Xinjiang

China showed overall counter-terrorism work in its northwestern Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and released rare video and audio evidence of previous terrorist attacks that happened in the region in an English-language documentary on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 22:07:13

Beijing 2022 Winter Games organizer recruits volunteers globally

The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics organizer plans to recruit 27,000 volunteers for the Winter Games and 12,000 volunteers for Winter Paralympic Games by the end of June 2021.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 21:08:40

Qin Dynasty stone armor workshop discovered

Chinese archeologists have discovered the remains of a workshop for stone armor buried with the First Emperor of Qin Dynasty (221BC-206BC) in his mausoleum with the Terracotta Army.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 21:03:43

Elite education for Chinese children triggers public debate

China's exam-oriented education system has been well-known, but elite education is now gaining attraction and arousing public debate.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 21:03:41

Netizens hail quake early warning tech

Chinese netizens hailed China's earthquake early warning technology for sending out alerts to the public seconds before the arrival of a 4.5 magnitude earthquake that struck Tangshan, North China's Hebei Province on Thursday morning.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 19:03:40

Very pregnant wife uses husband as a stool

Netizens are praising a gallant husband who sat on the floor of a hospital hallway so his late-term pregnant wife could sit on his back while the couple waited to see a doctor for what is likely her final checkup before giving birth.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 17:27:35

Newlyweds combined ancient fashion and hi-tech transportation

A newly married couple in East China's Anhui Province, wore outfits suitable for dynastic royalty, but did without the newer tradition of a caravan of expensive limousines, and took a high-speed train to their wedding reception.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 17:27:27

'Good man' finds French striker's passport

French-born footballer Cedric Bakambu recovered his passport on Wednesday with the help of Beijing Police and an unknown Beijing resident who has been invited to dinner, after the highly paid striker sought help on China's social media.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 17:13:41

Storytelling fingers

A man from East China's Shanghai shows off finger puppets of characters from the story of Little Red Riding Hood, which he made for his daughter.
Source: VCG | 2019/12/5 17:13:40

Downhill slider

A child takes a turn on a kindergarten's snow slide in Shenyang, Northeast China's Liaoning Province on Wednesday. The kindergarten claims it spent 40,000 yuan ($5,670) building the slide.
Source: VCG | 2019/12/5 17:08:40

Global recruitment starts for Beijing 2022 Games volunteers

The global recruitment of Games volunteers for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Olympic Games officially started on the 34th International Volunteer Day at a launching ceremony in the newly completed Shougang Big Air competition venue on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/5 15:33:28

Beijing builds 60 new parks in 2019

In recent years, Beijing has been making efforts to create more green space in the city, aiming to provide more places for residents to spend their leisure time and create a better living environment.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/5 11:09:27

China to take multi-pronged measures to keep employment stable

China will take robust and multi-pronged measures to ensure that employment remains stable. The government will scale up support for flexible employment, boost job opportunities for people with disabilities, and tackle the stubborn issue of wage arrears affecting migrant workers with legal means.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/5 9:27:22

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits north China: CENC

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake hit Fengnan District, Tanshang City, north China's Hebei Province, at 8:02 a.m. Thursday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/5 8:45:41

US act ignores anti-terror gains

Five Chinese central government departments and the regional government of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region voiced strong opposition on Wednesday against the US "Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act," condemning the US for interfering in China's internal affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/4 23:48:40

Sealing of juvenile criminal records in Zhejiang sparks controversy

The policy of sealing juvenile criminal records sparked controversy on Chinese social media on Wednesday after authorities in East China's Zhejiang Province refined the policy to further protect the interests of young offenders.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/4 21:33:40