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'Dogs and pigs' hit Paris catwalk


Paris men's fashion week began in earnest on Wednesday with two collections showing what dogs and pigs men can be, as the industry reels from a new sexual harassment scandal.

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Getting involved in issues that are important to you will help you tap into your hidden potential. The more you care about something the more effective you will be. Financial issues may create some bumps along the road of what has otherwise been a great relationship. Your lucky numbers: 2, 6, 8, 10, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/1 17:23:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack happiness comes out of diligence 幸福都是奋斗出来的
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/1 17:18:39

Hundreds of monks take part in dharma assembly in Lhasa

Monks debate on the sutras of Tibetan Buddhism during a dharma assembly at the Jiangsi lamasery in Quxu County of Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Dec. 30, 2017. Hundreds of monks from the lamasery and other temples took part in a dharma assembly here on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 13:51:51

Chinese cuisine can integrate into current health food trends, say experts

To eat, or not to eat? That's always a tough question for people interested in fitness, and it is even more true in China. Chinese food, although diverse, is high in fats and features a great deal of fried fare.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 18:05:05

Students make paper cutting works in Hebei

Jia Shurong (L), a paper cutting artisan, teaches a girl at Hengqu experimental middle school in Luanxian County, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 29, 2017. The local government has encouraged schools to open paper cutting class to teach the youth traditional cultures.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 16:30:02

UNESCO chief regrets Israel's withdrawal

Audrey Azoulay, director general of Paris-based UNESCO on Friday regretted Israel's move to quit the UN education and culture body, noting the necessity to dialogue to bridge gap among member states.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 12:12:27

Dutch experts doubt authenticity of rare 'Hitler' watercolor painting

Two researchers in the Netherlands have raised doubts about a rare watercolor painting signed by Adolf Hitler, saying that it appears more likely to be the work of a forger, a Dutch newspaper reported on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/28 18:58:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack lucky 手气好
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 18:43:41

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Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 18:38:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Make sure to take your time and think carefully through every move you make today as there will be no room for error. Don't close yourself off to the opinions of others as those around you will be able to provide some valuable insight. Your lucky numbers: 3, 5, 6, 13, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 18:38:39

Ancient Ou kiln in Zhejiang Province listed as important provincial-level archaeological site

The Tang Dynasty (618-907) Ou kiln site, excavated by a joint team from the Zhejiang Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology and the Wenzhou City Institute of Cultural Heritage Preservation, has been listed by authorities as an important archaeological discovery of Zhejiang Province on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 17:53:40

FX makes history with transgender musical series 'Pose' from Ryan Murphy

Cable channel FX said on Wednesday it had green-lit Glee creator Ryan Murphy's Pose, a dance-musical series featuring the largest transgender regular cast in US television history.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/28 17:53:39

Brightening Amman's drab street

Dreadlocked university student Suhaib Attar clutches a can of spray paint as he sets to work on the latest gloomy corner of Jordan's capital that he has turned into his canvas.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/28 17:48:39