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Criticizing China's cybersecurity measures 'brazen double standards'

A member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) denounced Western double standards used in attacking China's new cybersecurity policy, the Cybersecurity Review Measures (Measures), which takes effect on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 21:00:34

Aussie university students say 'justice comes' after anti-China rioter's suspension

Students at the University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia expressed their support to the school's decision to suspend an anti-China rioter for two years who allegedly disrupted campus order and incited racism, saying "justice finally came."
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 20:22:46

Shenzhen to implant all registered dogs with ID microchips

All registered dogs in Shenzhen, a coastal city in South China's Guangdong Province would be implanted with microchips for free, which would be used to help find lost dogs, determine ownership of dogs, and other purposes.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 19:46:06

Number of e-cigarettes smokers among Chinese middle school students on the rise significantly: survey

E-cigarette smoking is becoming more popular among Chinese middle school students as the proportion of e-cigarettes smokers had increased significantly in 2019, according to a survey published on the 33rd World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) on Sunday, which was also one day before the fifth anniversary of China's capital Beijing banning public smoking.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 19:19:47

China sends new Earth observation and IoT satellites into space

China successfully launched a high-resolution new Earth observation satellite, the Gaofen-9 02, as well as a narrowband Internet of Things (IoT) satellite named Hede-4 into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Northwest China's Gansu Province on Sunday around 4:53 pm.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 17:15:22

Netizens suggest renaming road near US embassy in Beijing 'Floyd' after US defaming China with name pitch of Doctor Li

Chinese netizens on Sunday protested against the US' continued hyping of doctor Li Wenliang's death to attack China, saying the US should find fault with itself and reflect on George Floyd's death rather than point its fingers at others.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 13:00:31

Archaeologists in East China unearth 8,000-year-old prehistoric relic

A prehistoric shell mound believed to be 8,000 years old has been discovered in Yuyao, East China's Zhejiang Province, providing important research materials for studying marine development and how early humans adapted to the marine environment.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 11:04:11

Xi extends Int'l Children's Day greetings

Chinese President Xi Jinping has wished children of all ethnic groups across the country a happy International Children's Day, which falls on June 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/5/31 10:41:56

Keeping Chinese scholars outside a loss for the US: students, experts

The White House's announcement to shut the door on Chinese students and scholars will be a loss for the US, experts and students involved said, noting that the policy is based on sacrificing not only the future of the personnel's academic career, but also the scientific research needs of the US itself.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/30 20:58:12

China launches two new technology experiment satellites

China sent two satellites into planned orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/5/30 20:21:24

Eight pandas start new life in ancient town in Central China

Eight pandas moved to their new home in the ancient town of Fenghuang in Central China's Hunan province on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/5/30 19:26:07

Dogs excluded from China's positive list for livestock and poultry

Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs released a positive list of livestock and poultry on Friday, which for the first time clarified the 33 species of animals that can be raised in households, excluding dogs.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/30 12:56:06

Chinese army capable to thwart any separatist acts: senior military officer

The people's army has the will, confidence, and capability to thwart any attempt of “#Taiwan independence,” reaffirmed a senior Chinese military official at a symposium on Friday, marking the 15th anniversary of the implementation of the Anti-Secession Law.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/30 11:26:13

NYU Shanghai holds virtual graduation ceremony

Shanghai New York University (NYU Shanghai) held a virtual graduation ceremony for undergraduates of the 2020 Class on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/5/30 11:08:52

China blasts US for seeking UN meeting on national security legislation for Hong Kong

China on Friday slammed the United States for demanding a video conference by the UN Security Council on national security legislation for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), calling the U.S. demand "utter nonsense" and urging Washington to "immediately stop the meaningless political maneuvers."
Source: Xinhua | 2020/5/30 10:01:14

China launches new tech observation satellites

China sent two new experimental technology satellites into orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Southwest China's Sichuan Province early on Saturday.
Source: | 2020/5/30 4:50:50

Chinese call Minneapolis 'a beautiful sight'

As the protest in the US state of Minnesota resembled Hong Kong riots last year in protesting means and police' response, Chinese netizens who referred it as "a beautiful sight to behold," as US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi called the Hong Kong demonstrations, mocked US double standards and wished more "beautiful sights" of this kind in the US.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/29 21:53:40