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Pierre Cardin's Great Wall show showcases the French brand's bonds with China


Nearly 40 years ago, French model Maryse Gaspard danced along the Great Wall dressed in a stunning gown during her first visit to China with Pierre Cardin.

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Happy birthday: Some major storms are coming over the horizon. Your best chance at weathering these storms successfully will be to keep your head low until everything blows over. Furthering your education will help give you a leg up on the competition. Your lucky numbers: 3, 6, 9, 13, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/5 17:58:40

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Happy birthday: This will be the perfect day to just relax at home. Take this time to recharge your batteries so you have the energy you need throughout the rest of the week. A major financial opportunity is heading your way. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 7, 11, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/4 17:48:40

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Source: Global Times | 2018/11/4 17:48:39

Fast fashion hurts workers and the environment, British lawmakers told

Britain should pressure fashion brands to design clothes that pollute less and are easier to recycle to reduce fast fashion's environmental impact, experts told lawmakers on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/11/1 18:52:10

Model Natalia Vodianova gets personal in bid to save disabled children from orphanages

Russian supermodel Natalia Vodianova is best known for strutting down catwalks but she is most proud of her behind-the-scenes work - such as campaigning to keep disabled children out of orphanages as efforts mount to stop institutionalizing children.
Source: Reuters | 2018/11/1 18:52:09

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Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:52:08

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Happy birthday: You will definitely have to work for your supper this weekend. A number of challenges will have to be dealt with to accomplish even the simplest of things. Fortunately, overcoming these barriers will make you more proficient in your field of expertise. Your lucky numbers: 2, 6, 7, 13, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:52:08

Feud concerning China's growing metrosexual culture continues to rage online

While it is not considered out of place to use the word “delicate” to describe a woman, it is not often used to describe men. However, this is exactly what is happening in China, as the rise of metrosexual culture in the nation is leading to an ever expanding group of men known as jingzhinanhai, or “delicate boys.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:08:40

8,000-year-old village sites found in North China's Inner Mongolia

A total of 16 village house sites dating back to 8,400-7,800 years ago have been found in North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local archaeologists announced on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/1 17:33:41

Chinese stage director Meng Jinghui receives award for contributions to Russian cultural heritage

In recognition of his contributions to Russian culture, Chinese stage director Meng Jinghui was awarded the Pushkin Medal by Russia's Deputy Prime Minister for Social Policy, Labor, Health and Pension Provision Tatyana Golikova at the Russian Embassy in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 17:33:40