LIFE

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.

Torun gingerbread: ancient luxury with a secret recipe

Two master bakers dressed in white use a long knife to carve a heavy, thick slab of molasses-colored gingerbread dough out of a huge metal vat, where, like wine, it has been maturing for a few months, deep in the cellar of one of the oldest bakeries in the world.
Source: AFP | 2018/12/26 17:08:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Do not allow anyone to waste your valuable time. Your goals are within reach, but you only have a limited window of opportunity for that one final push. If you are in search of inspiration, music will provide you with what you need. Your lucky numbers: 5, 7, 9, 13, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/26 16:58:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: It would be a good idea to steer clear of joint ventures for the next few days as conditions will favor working on your own. This will also be a great time to increase your competitiveness at work by getting some extra training in. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 6, 14, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 17:58:40

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 17:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack cut in line 插队
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 17:57:34

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 17:38:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: You will have to actively seek out difficult challenges if you want to show everyone what you are made of. You won't get that promotion by playing it safe! Keep in mind that you don't have to play to your strengths. You have hidden reserves that even you don't know about. Your lucky numbers: 1, 4, 6, 11, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 17:33:40

Learning Chinese

Chat attack good match 般配
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 17:33:39

Chinese fans clash on social media in wake of star couple Yang Mi, Hawick Lau divorce news

A bombshell dropped on Sina Weibo on Saturday night for fans of Chinese star couple Yang Mi and Hawick Lau. In a post on the social media platform, Jaywalk Studio, the entertainment and media company founded by Yang and which manages Lau, announced that the two had divorced earlier this year after four years of marriage.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 17:03:39

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 15:53:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Problems with a friend, neighbor or relative may be unavoidable today. Do not make any hasty decisions that have a chance of making an already tense situation even worse. Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 5, 10, 13.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 15:48:39

Learning Chinese

pay a fine 交罚款 (jiāo fákuǎn)
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 15:38:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Love will find you so long as your are genuine in your affections. Your free time this weekend will be best spent pursuing activities that are entertaining but not too expensive. Your lucky numbers: 4, 6, 9, 11, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/20 18:48:41