‘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.

India's Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World 2017

India's Manushi Chhillar was crowned Saturday at Miss World 2017 in south China's Hainan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/19 13:48:01

US civil rights leader Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

US civil rights activist Jesse Jackson announced on Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/18 8:04:15


Happy birthday: Your intelligence and skills mean you have a lot to offer. Why not put this to good use by taking part in causes that will improve your community or surroundings? Your lucky numbers: 3, 5, 9, 12, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 22:46:31


Crossword for fun and games
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 22:46:30

Learning Chinese

Movie lines Little Birds 我们是一群小小鸟
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 22:46:30

Exploring Zhejiang Province’s Gouqi Island

The gem I speak of is Gouqi Island. Its name may not ring any bells since it is a largely unexplored, yet boundlessly beautiful island.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 22:46:30

Chinese reality show ‘Road to The Runway’ draws attention to China’s up-and-coming models and Victoria’s Secret’s first show in China

Fancy outfits and endless tit-for-tats between attractive female models – these are just part of the popular Chinese mainland show Road to the Runway that promises the winner a chance to take to the runway at the upcoming Shanghai Victoria’s Secret (VS) Fashion Show on November 29.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 22:46:29

Da Vinci sells for $450mn at Christie’s auction

A 500-year-old painting believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci sold for $450.3 million in New York on Wednesday, smashing a new world record for the most expensive work of art sold at auction, Christie's said.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/16 18:18:39


Happy birthday: Focus your energies today on positive personal pursuits. Negativity will only pull you further off the path to success. Sports or other activities that allow you to interact with others will help build up your social connections. Your lucky numbers: 2, 5, 8, 13, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 16:08:39


Crossword for tea break
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 16:03:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack fake online orders 网上刷单
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 15:33:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack retire 退隐
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/15 17:58:40


crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/15 17:53:39