Metro Beijing

Competition, cooperation and friendship, 5th Sino-Nordic Cup held successively

A total of eight teams from the embassies of the five Nordic countries—Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, China Football Association, and Beijing Sports University were divided into two groups and performed in China Agricultural University's Olympic-level stadium.

Spreading joy with comedy

A young Jordanian makeup artist has beaten the lockdown blues and shot to online fame with videos of herself imitating famous figures from across the Arab world and beyond.
Source: AFP | 2021/2/9 18:53:40

I asked for a wall, and they gave me a factory: Wuhan graffiti artist group gets support from local government to develop street culture

There is a group of street artists in Wuhan. In their graffiti works, oriental cherries can still blossom around the city's landmarks in the dark winter caused by the COVID-19 ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/9 18:28:39


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Source: Global Times | 2021/2/9 12:43:39


Happy birthday: A bit of bad luck has been keeping you from achieving your goals. The good news is that these difficulties are making you even stronger and preparing you ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/9 12:33:39

Iconic South Korean actress with Alzheimer's disease raises Chinese netizens' awareness of the illness

Yoon Jeong-hee, a beloved South Korean actress, has recently become the heroine of the country as the 77 year-old lady has been abandoned by her spouse and children in France ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/8 21:53:32


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Source: Global Times | 2021/2/8 18:23:39


Happy birthday: You will need to proceed with a light touch if you want to get anywhere today. Keep things friendly and make sure you have patience. Fortune will smile ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/8 18:18:40

Fears for future of Romania's master violin makers

Surrounded by violins hung from the ceiling and lined up on shelves, Vasile Gliga looks proudly on the fruits of his labors.
Source: AFP | 2021/2/8 18:13:39

Shanghai Symphony Orchestra to stage concerts for Spring Festival

For the upcoming Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year, the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra will host a series of concerts for people who choose to spend the holiday in the city ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/7 18:23:40

Overseas students celebrate traditional holiday

To celebrate the upcoming Spring Festival, Chinese students in Belgium launched an online party on Saturday on multiple social network platforms.
Source: Xinhua | 2021/2/7 18:13:39

New documentary explores troubled career of Britney Spears

The legal agreement barring Britney Spears from managing her own life and finances is now older than the pop star was when the public met her as an effervescent 12-year-old ...
Source: AFP | 2021/2/7 17:13:41


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Source: Global Times | 2021/2/7 16:23:39


Happy birthday: Today is about to kick off a great week. This will be the perfect time to reconnect with family. Your financial luck is on the rise. Take some ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/7 16:13:40

Famous Chinese rapper Gai accused of drug use, faces netizen online criticism

Hot Chinese rapper Gai has become the center of controversy after TY, another Chinese rapper, accused him of taking methamphetamines. The accusation has stunned Chinese netizens and ignited heated discussions ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/7 15:48:39

Ukrainian ambassador to China visits Chinese New Year art exhibition at NAMOC

Diplomats at the Ukraine Embassy in China paid a visit to an ongoing Chinese New Year special exhibition at the National Art Museum of China (NAMOC) on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/4 19:18:40

Folk music society hosts streaming concert series to welcome Spring Festival

The China Nationalities Orchestra Society is hosting a series of online concerts to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year.
Source: Xinhua | 2021/2/4 19:13:41


Happy birthday: Inspiration will be difficult to come by today. Try not to worry too much about this creative block. The more stressed you become, the harder it will be ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/4 18:38:39

Tourist attraction in East China puts giant face mask on 'elephant' mountain, wins Guinness World Record but not netizens' hearts

A tourist attraction in East China's Jiangxi Province famous for its mountain peak shaped like the head of an elephant grabbed the attention of netizens after it has the "elephant" ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/2/4 18:18:40