LIFE

‘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.

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Do not let petty issues stand between you and success. The best way to move forward will be to let bygones be bygones. Attending a social event will allow you to gather information you need to further your career. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 7, 12, 13.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/15 17:48:40

China’s vocational education grows with industry integration

After an 18-hour contest against 30 competitors from around the world, 21-year-old Hu Ping won the gold medal in the Fashion Technology category at the 44th WorldSkills Competition.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/15 17:28:39

World famous Strawberry Field to open to Beatles' fans

The go-ahead was given Tuesday to a project that will open the children's home made famous by a Beatles song so that fans can visit for the first time.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/15 7:51:11

Laurence Xu talks about his designs for Arabella Kushner

The video US President Donald Trump showed Chinese President Xi Jinping on the first day of his visit to China on November 8 of his granddaughter Arabella Kushner singing and reciting poems in Chinese sparked widespread discussion online last week. One of the major topics of discussion was the pearl-pink cheongsam, or qipao, dress the young girl wore, which was designed by renowned Chinese haute couture designer Laurence Xu.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 18:13:39

TFboys’ member talks about time as UNICEF advocate for education

Chinese pop singer and actor Wang Yuan, a member of the highly popular Chinese boy band TFboys, talked about his experiences as UNICEF Special Advocate for Education and visiting schools in some of China's rural areas at a press conference in Beijing on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 17:58:40

Brand New sex accusations

Alternative rockers Brand New on Monday halted concerts following outrage over a woman's account that lead singer Jesse Lacey sought naked pictures of her when she was underage.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/14 17:48:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Do not underestimate the importance of hobbies. Heading out on a trip or taking an interesting class will help ignite your passion for life. Today is a good time to reflect on the way you look at the world. Things may not be as bad as you once thought. Your lucky numbers: 3, 4, 7, 10, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 17:43:40

Crossword

Crossword for tea break
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 17:38:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack very forgetful 忘性大
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 17:33:40

Mendes wins big

Canadian teen singer Shawn Mendes on Sunday won best artist and best song at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) in London, pipping heavyweight competitors such as Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and Ed Sheeran.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/13 17:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack Midnight shopping spree 午夜抢购
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 17:43:40

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 17:38:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: An impromptu shopping spree will lead to some good bargains, but make sure you avoid wasting money on anything you really don’t need. Someone more experienced than yourself will provide you with some thought-provoking advice if you are willing to listen. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 5, 11, 13.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 17:33:39