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.

As Cuba-US ties harden, orchestra keeps building bridges

Question marks again cloud US-Cuban relations, but one element of engagement is moving ahead - a joint youth orchestra, which aims to build both musical and personal connections.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/7 18:03:39

Crossword

Crossword for tea break
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/7 16:58:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Some mistakes will cause frustration to break out among your coworkers. Do not waste time pointing fingers. For now, focus on finding solutions and worry about discussing where things went wrong at a later date. Your lucky numbers: 2, 6, 9, 11, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/7 16:48:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack stand (someone) up 放鸽子 (fànɡ ɡēzi)
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/7 15:23:39

Seeking new audience, conductor turns orchestra ‘inside out’

The challenge haunts classical music: How do orchestras rejuvenate aging audiences? Pondering the question, conductor David Bernard asked something related - how did he himself become enthralled by the music?
Source: AFP | 2017/11/6 18:48:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack die (regarding a computer) 死机
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/6 17:08:39

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/6 16:58:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Hang in and don’t give up and you will be able to see things through to the end today. Do not waste your time trying to win people who don’t share your vision over to your side. It will be up to you to make your dreams come true. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 8, 10, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/6 16:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack someone new to the workforce 职场新人
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 18:03:40

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 18:03:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Conditions will be favorable to good communication, so use this time to talk about your plans with those who have the resources to help make your dreams come true. Your financial luck is looking up. Your lucky numbers: 3, 6, 9, 11, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 17:58:40

Italian producer Marco Müller shares views on Pingyao film festival

While most film festivals try to be as grand as possible, the newly established Pingyao International Film Festival (PYIFF) wishes to remain small-scale.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 17:58:39

Cuba’s national dance ‘danzon’ lives on... in Mexico

Glowing in a yellow lace dress, Carolina Salinas fans herself languidly while the band burns through the sultry rhythms of the “danzon,” Cuba’s national dance.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/5 17:53:39