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British translator works on Shaanxi dialect


For British sinologist Robin Gilbank, taking the No.311 bus in the northwestern Chinese city of Xi'an is as enlightening as attending a lecture on Chinese literature.

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Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 19:05:04

Horoscope

Happy birthday: That nagging feeling in the back of your mind should not be ignored as it very well might be your subconscious trying to pass along some very important information. Introspection will be the name of the game this weekend. Your lucky numbers: 2, 4, 6, 15, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 19:05:04

Enjoy a laid-back vacation in Yangshuo, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

I first visited Yangshuo 20 years ago. It was a quiet rural town with traditional wooden houses lining small alleyways. Now, the 1,400-year-old town has developed into a hotspot for trendy bars, restaurants and souvenir shops.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 19:05:04

Top chef Andre Chiang closes Michelin-starred Singapore eatery

A top chef in Singapore has served up a final dinner at his popular restaurant, months after shocking the city-state's culinary scene by announcing he was closing the eatery and returning his Michelin stars.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/22 19:05:03

Japan's sake nouveau big hit in France

For decades France has exported millions of bottles of Beaujolais to Japan every November, with some people celebrating its arrival by bathing in the fruity young red wine.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/22 19:05:03

Learning Chinese

Movie lines Maze Runner: The Death Cure 移动迷宫3:死亡解药
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 17:48:39

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Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 16:53:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Tough times are ahead. Fortunately, you will have plenty of time to prepare. For now, take the time to enjoy doing those things you love as you may not have that much time for such things in the future. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 6 10, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 16:48:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack influence of star 带货
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 16:38:39

Culture performance brings Chinese Spring Festival to Yeditepe University in Istanbul

About 200 spectators on Monday experienced the festive mood of Chinese New Year at Yeditepe University in Istanbul, where Turkish and Chinese performers presented a rich show featuring joy and harmony of the Chinese festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/22 14:58:39

Gucci models carry replicas of heads at Milan Fashion Week

Gucci kicked off Milan Fashion Week in typical eccentric style on Wednesday as models carried replicas of their own heads on a runway transformed into a creepy operating room.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/22 14:53:40

Dark vision

This week's Berlin film festival is turning a wary eye eastward with a series of new movies spotlighting the rise of violent extremism and anti-migrant sentiment in the ex-communist bloc.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/22 14:53:39

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Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 17:18:40