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80 tourists trapped in Saipan return to China

The last group of 80 Chinese tourists stranded by Super Typhoon Yutu in Saipan took off on a flight Tuesday to fly back home, according to the Consulate General of China in Los Angeles.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 21:59:22

Renowned Chinese martial arts novelist Jin Yong dies at 94

Cha Leung-yung, a renowned Chinese martial arts novelist known by his pen name Jin Yong, died at 94 at a hospital in Hong Kong on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 21:33:01

China sets new hybrid rice yield record

China has set a new world record for super hybrid rice yields at 18 tons per hectare at a test land in Handan, North China's Hebei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 21:23:41

China-made generator with nonstop power to boost polar research

China's first domestically made portable generator capable of providing power unattended in the polar region will soon be delivered to a Chinese research station in Antarctica, with an expert saying that the use of the generator will not only boost China's Antarctic research, but also help secure China's interests there.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 21:23:40

Bus found deep below Yangtze

A member of a rescue team on the spot said they have found the bus which figured in a collision with a car in Chongqing Municipality deep below the Yangtze River.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 21:08:40

Nearly 700,000 candidates apply to take civil service entrance exam

Some 576,392 out of 691,111 applicants were approved to take China's 2019 national civil service entrance test as of 4 pm on Sunday, according to education service provider offcn.com.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 19:28:40

Death toll after SW China bus plunge rises to 9

The death toll has risen to nine after a bus plunged into the Yangtze River in southwest China on Sunday, local authorities said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 19:12:15

China sets new hybrid rice yield record

China has set a new world record for super hybrid rice yields at 18 tons per hectare at a demonstration base in Handan, North China's Hebei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 16:38:40

J-20 stealth fighters to join Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai: expert

Multiple J-20 stealth fighter jets were spotted in the skies above Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province on Tuesday, in preparation for Airshow China 2018 in November, a military expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 15:28:39

Typhoon-trapped Chinese tourists back home from Saipan

More than 1,000 Chinese tourists trapped by Super Typhoon Yutu in Saipan were back home as of Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 13:31:18

Shanghai's CIIE offers unlimited possibilities for Pakistani exports

The first ever China International Import Expo (CIIE) will be held in the Chinese financial hub of Shanghai on Nov. 5-10, and about 40 businessmen from Pakistan will showcase their products.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 11:40:25

Senior CPC official urges common prosperity of Chinese language press

Huang Kunming, head of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Monday called for the common prosperity of the Chinese language press at home and abroad.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:18:21

China launches ocean-observing satellite under closer Sino-European space cooperation

China successfully sent an ocean-observing satellite into space on Monday, a joint mission pursued under close Sino-French space cooperation that will enable scientists to simultaneously study, for the first time, ocean surface winds and waves.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/30 10:08:53

Xinjiang to assign lawyers to poor villages

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region will assign lawyers to poor villages to provide legal support to major policies and administrative acts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 22:48:40

First permanent airport to be built in South Pole

China will build the country's first permanent airport in the South Pole, which analysts said will provide logistical support to scientists and enhance airspace management in the Antarctic.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 22:13:40

15 people confirmed missing after bus plunges off bridge

Fifteen people were confirmed missing on Monday after a bus fell into the Yangtze River from a bridge in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 22:13:39

World's largest radio telescope faces difficulty recruiting researchers

China's 500-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), the world's largest single-dish telescope, is having difficulty recruiting resident researchers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 21:13:40

Location of bus plunging into river in Chongqing confirmed

The location of the bus which plunged into the Yangtze River in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality Sunday has been confirmed, local authorities said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/29 20:34:42