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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.

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Good fortune can be yours today, so long as you don't push your luck too far. Taking little risks should not present a problem, but stay away from making any life-altering decisions. Your lucky numbers: 2, 4, 7, 11, 15. Happy birthday: Good fortune can be yours today, so long as you don't push your luck too far. Taking little risks should not present a problem, but stay away from making any life-altering decisions. Your lucky numbers: 2, 4, 7, 11, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 17:18:39

Britain's Queen makes surprise visit to London Fashion Week

Queen Elizabeth II and fashion matriarch Anna Wintour sat side-by-side on the front row of the catwalk on Tuesday as the British ruler paid her first visit to London Fashion Week.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/21 17:13:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack slash career 斜杠青年
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 17:13:39

Bailey out, balloons on top: London Fashion Week wraps up

Christopher Bailey's goodbye as the head of Burberry, Christopher Kane's prints of women having orgasms and flamboyant balloon headdresses were among the highlights of London Fashion Week, which wrapped up on Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/21 17:08:40

Nude scenes will never be the same after Weinstein, says top director

Only a few months ago, before the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke, the acclaimed Canadian theater director Robert Lepage would never have thought twice about a nude scene with an actress.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/21 17:08:39

Who is the migrant mama in the 2010 Spring Festival photo?

A search is on for the young migrant woman who was the subject of an award-winning and haunting photo taken outside a Chinese railway station during the Spring Festival travel rush in 2010.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 17:03:40

Chinese designer debuts new collection inspired by art of Dunhuang

Chinese fashion designer Vivienne Hu on Tuesday debuted her Fall/Winter 2018 line inspired by the 1,600-year-old Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes in northwest China, at the ongoing New York Fashion Week (NYFW).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 17:41:55

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Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 18:23:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You may have to deal with some extra frustrations at work today. Do not let your emotions get the better of you. Deal with coworkers cautiously and carefully and you will be able to see the day through without a scratch. Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 6, 10, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 18:23:39

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Chat attack honeymoon tour 蜜月旅行
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 18:08:39

Dumpling festival celebrates coming Year of the Dog in Chicago

Delicious Chinese dumplings, tai chi and dance, attracted nearly 600 residents to celebrate Chinese New Year in Chicago's City College this weekend. Themed Dumpling Fest, attendees learned how to fashion dumplings.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 17:53:40

World gets into mode of Spring Festival celebration

As the Chinese New Year is getting closer, the world is getting into the mood of the Spring Festival celebration.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 17:19:21

Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations kick off in New York with "inspiring" art exhibition

Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations kicked off in New York City on Monday with the opening of an inspiring art exhibition featuring artists from the local Chinese community known for their transnational and cross-cultural practice.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 15:51:05