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World welcomes 2019 with fireworks and festivities


Revellers welcomed 2019 with fireworks displays and festivities as a celebratory wave swept westward across the globe from Asia to Europe and the Americas at the conclusion of a tumultuous year.

Sleeping like an emperor

Try to picture life-sized terracotta sculptures by your side as you eat, sleep and use the bathroom. A hotel in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, offering this fully immersive experience has become popular among both Chinese and foreign guests.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/9 16:23:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 15:23:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Your birthday is the perfect opportunity to take some time out to count your blessings. There are a lot of good things in your life, do not allow a recent run of bad luck overshadow that. Education will be the key to taking your career to a brand new level. Your lucky numbers: 4, 5, 8, 15, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 15:23:39

Chinese armor combat enthusiasts look to bring the fight to international stage

On a cold winter night in Beijing, a Lion Dance team finish rehearsing their routine for the Spring Festival in a dance studio. Afterwards, several tall and strong middle-aged men step into the studio and open the heavy suitcases they are carrying to remove suits of Chinese armor and several weapons. Their purpose for being in the studio is not to rehearse for the Spring Festival but best each other in battle.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 18:13:39

Kevin Spacey denies indecent assault in groping case

Kevin Spacey pleaded not guilty on Monday to indecently assaulting a teenager who alleged that the Oscar-winning US actor groped him in a bar in Massachusetts in 2016.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/8 17:03:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Even the most rock solid of relationships needs to keep evolving in order to stay fresh. Keep an open mind when it comes to changing things up and happiness will be yours. Work related issues should be left at the office. Your lucky numbers: 3, 5, 7, 13, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 16:03:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 15:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack as easy as pie 举手之劳
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 15:53:39

Top five organ meats that you must try when enjoying Chinese hot pot

"If you could make any dish in the world disappear, what would it be?" When this question was asked of Chua Lam, a well-known Singaporean columnist and food critic, while he was on Chinese talk show Day Day Up in December of 2018, his answer was unexpected and quite shocking.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 16:28:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 15:33:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Social interactions will end up creating some amazing opportunities today. Make sure you take the time to get out there and network with others, or else you may end up losing out. Your financial luck is looking up. Your lucky numbers: 2, 4, 6, 12, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 15:33:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack e-books 电子书
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 15:28:39

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Source: Global Times | 2019/1/6 15:33:39