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‘Justice League’ takes no.1


It might have scored top of the North American box office, but Justice League didn't have the super opening weekend predicted, falling short of expectations with takings of $96 million, according to industry estimates released Sunday.

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Chat attack pet phrase 口头禅
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 18:28:39

‘Justice League’ takes no.1

It might have scored top of the North American box office, but Justice League didn't have the super opening weekend predicted, falling short of expectations with takings of $96 million, according to industry estimates released Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/20 17:48:39

Chinese learning helps diversify life for Myanmar Buddhists

In what might be termed a people's Belt and Road Initiative, groups in Myanmar and China are collaborating in a learning program that is building bridges of friendship.
Source: CGTN | 2017/11/20 11:00:18

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 18:18:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: This will be the perfect day to head out on an adventure. Travel to new places and go ahead and take some risks that you would normally avoid. The more the merrier, so feel free to invite some friends along for the ride. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 9, 11, 13.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 18:03:39

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Chat attack That really hurts (my feelings), friend. (Internet slang jokingly used to respond to someone who says something mean) 扎心了啊,老铁
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 17:58:39

Tintin and Snowy drawing sells for 500,000 euros at Paris auction

A color drawing of Tintin and his faithful canine companion Snowy sold at a Paris auction on Saturday for more than half a million euros.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/19 17:23:40

Online exhibit explores politics of Picasso’s ‘Guernica’

Spray-painted in murals, wielded on anti-war banners, and even once hung as a tapestry at the United Nations, Pablo Picasso’s Guernica might be the world’s most famous political artwork.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/19 17:23:39

More than 140 relics returned to Shaanxi Province after police bust smuggling ring

More than 140 cultural relics worth some tens of millions yuan were retuned to the Yongcheng Heritage Area in Fengxiang county, Shaanxi Province, after they were stolen by black market traffickers, according to Chinese media reports.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 17:18:39

Museum seeks to convince Indians that toilets are not dirty

A throne with a built-in commode for a French monarch takes pride of place at a New Delhi museum trying to break taboos surrounding toilets in a country where such convenience remains a sensitive issue.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/19 17:13:39

Sixth Miss World win draws India level with Venezuela

An Indian medical student was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event in a Chinese resort on Saturday, making her country the joint-most successful in the beauty pageant’s history.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/19 17:13:39

Rock legends salute Malcolm Young on AC/DC founder's death

Tributes continued to pour in on Sunday for Malcolm Young, co-founder of the Australian rock band AC/DC, a day after he died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/19 17:08:39

Highlights of 25th New Silk Road Model Look Final

Models compete in the 25th New Silk Road Model Look Final in Sanya, south China's Hainan Province, Nov. 17, 2017. Photo:Xinhua
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/19 14:00:05