More than 100 people, including children, gathered outside the State Capitol in Boise, Idaho, Saturday to burn face masks to counter a local mandate on face masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, The Hill reported.
By Chen Xia | 2021/3/7 23:44:31
  • Online cram school problems

    An alternative for parents can be encouraging and guiding their children to take full advantage of every minute in their class at school. They should ponder how to help their children cultivate positive learning habits, which more productive in boosting academic performance than taking online classes from cram schools.

    By Global Times | 2021/3/5 19:13:39
  • Ignoring sanctions

    Russia sneered at the new sanctions from the US and the West, with neither impact nor implications.

    By Global Times | 2021/3/4 21:23:39
  • Anti-China strategy

    The White House announced Tuesday that US Vice President Kamala Harris had a phone call with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. They discussed the challenges posed by China during the call.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/3/3 21:04:26
  • Desperate children

    According to a recent report from Center for American Progress, nearly 11 million children are poor in the US, and 17 percent of American children lack food.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/3/2 21:38:39
  • Eyeing a comeback

    In his first public speech since leaving office, Donald Trump disavowed the creation of a new political party and hinted at running for president in 2024.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/3/1 20:13:40
  • Growing prosperity

    China's per capita GDP is expected to reach 72,447 RMB ($11,182) in 2020, an increase of 2 percent over the previous year, according to the Statistical Communiqué on economic and social development released by the National Bureau of Statistics of China on Sunday. It said that China's economic aggregate exceeded 100 trillion yuan in 2020, and its per capita GDP has exceeded $10,000 for the second year in a row.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/2/28 19:33:39
  • Baby burden should be fixed before baby boom

    To boost the birth rate, it's time to ease the burden on Chinese young's shoulders.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/26 18:13:39
  • Unstable currency

    Bitcoin plunges

    By Global Times | 2021/2/25 22:28:39
  • Closer to Mars

    On February 24, 2021, the first Mars exploration probe from China, Tianwen-1, successfully implemented its third near-fire braking and entered the docking orbit of Mars with a period of two Mars days. The probe will stay in orbit for about three months to begin scientific exploration.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/2/24 21:53:39
  • Top partner

    China back as top India trade partner even as relations sour.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/2/23 22:53:40
  • Grim milestone

    The US death toll of the COVID-19 reaches 500,000 on Sunday.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/2/22 20:53:39
  • Deserved welcome

    US President Joe Biden used his first address before a global audience to declare that “America is back, the transatlantic alliance is back” at Friday's G7 summit and Munich Security Conference. French President Emmanuel Macron made an impassioned defense of Europe's quest for "strategic autonomy," arguing that it could no longer rely too heavily on the US as Washington focuses more on Asia, especially China. Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, while applauding Biden's decision to cancel the withdrawal of US troops from Germany, warned that “our interests will not always converge.”

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/21 20:33:14
  • Show me the 'lucky money,' but don't count on it

    As long as blessings are sent, the “lucky money” will have completed its mission. This is how the harmonious atmosphere of the Spring Festival should be.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/19 19:38:40
  • Space ties

    It is reported Russia is preparing to sign a memorandum of understanding with China to cooperate on a vision for an international lunar research station.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/18 20:43:40
  • BBC - Biased Broadcasting Corporation

    Fake news is like Pinocchio's nose, the more you lie, the longer it grows. Illustration: Liu Rui/GT

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/18 20:04:38
  • Frozen out of power

    At least 21 people were killed and more than 5.5 million homes had no power as of Tuesday as winter storms wreaked havoc across several US states, US media reported. Bad weather and power outages have disrupted the shipment and storage of the COVID-19 vaccine as well, and even put some at risk of losing their effectiveness, hitting US efforts to fight the epidemic

    By Chen Xia | 2021/2/17 21:18:39
  • Misguided priorities

    Americans cannot reach a consensus on whether they should wear masks, while China has introduced its first legislation on wearing masks.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/9 22:18:39
  • Russian presence

    Russia's Foreign Ministry has created an account on TikTok social networking service.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/8 21:28:40
  • Superspreading bowl

    Fauci warned that the Super Bowl could become a "mini hyperspread" event

    By Global Times | 2021/2/7 22:48:39
  • Phone powered up, but intellectually powered off?

    Thanks to China's education authorities, teachers and parents are now tending to be more persuaded to supervise school kids from using mobile phones.

    By Global Times | 2021/2/6 18:43:40
  • Ratings slump

    After Donald Trump left office, his arch-rival CNN lost its cash cow as well, with ratings plummeting 44 percent. The numbers of viewers for CNN's prime time (8pm to 10pm) dropped sharply since January 25 to January 29.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/4 20:48:40
  • Difficult revolt

    GameStop emerged as the hottest stock on Wall Street and the latest symbol of a widening populist revolt against entrenched elites.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/3 20:58:39
  • Vaccine 'war'

    A senior EU official has suggested the UK is trying to start a vaccine war, in a major escalation of the row over the supply of jabs to protect against COVID-19.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/2 20:43:40
  • Vaccine doubters

    On January 30, a group of protesters gathered outside Dodger Stadium, one of the largest vaccination sites in the US, to block vaccination efforts. They carried signs with anti-vaccine slogans such as "Novel coronavirus is a hoax," "Don't be a guinea pig," "Take off your mask," and "End the blockade."

    By Liu Rui | 2021/2/1 20:23:39
  • Unfair shares

    At the end of January, a flash mob with money took place on Wall Street. Retail investors ganged up in revenge, while Wall Street's institutional giants, led by hedge funds, fought back. The easy-to-use trading app Robinhood abruptly shut its store down on Thursday to restrict trading, bringing the battle to a climax.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/31 20:13:23
  • Incentivizing staying at home

    Separation with family this festival will usher in a better reunion later on.

    By Global Times | 2021/1/29 23:37:03
  • Rejoining climate battle

    US President Joe Biden has signed a series of executive orders designed to address climate change, including a new ban on some energy drilling.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/28 21:08:39
  • Renewed cooperation?

    US President Joe Biden held his first call Tuesday with his Russian counterpart, according to the White House, confronting Russia President Vladimir Putin over a range of issues with the intention of discussing the New START nuclear treaty, which the Biden administration hopes to extend.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/27 23:08:39
  • Not going away

    Former US president Donald Trump opened the "Office of the Former President" in Palm Beach, Florida, to "carry on the agenda of the Trump administration".

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/26 23:28:40
  • 'Buy American' concerns

    Biden's 'Buy American' plan put other governments on alert, causing concern that their companies would be excluded from the US' huge government-procurement market when Washington is making massive investments to fight the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/25 20:03:39
  • Out with the old, in with the new

    US president Joe Biden talks up transatlantic ties in first call with Boris Johnson. Johnson told the president that his election represented “a moment of hope in a dark time” in a signal he wishes to make a clean break with former president Donald Trump.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/25 1:03:39
  • Mutual help with heart and soul

    Though the epidemic is still affecting people's lives, it has taught the Chinese people to cherish life, and to also understand the spirit of mutual assistance.

    By Global Times | 2021/1/22 21:08:39
  • Tough task

    US President Joe Biden was officially sworn into office on Wednesday in Washington. Compared with confrontational policies, the China-US cooperation is obviously more conducive to realizing Washington's new ambitions.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/1/21 22:18:40
  • White House cleaner

    Leaving a mess behind...

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/20 21:47:29
  • Trump's legacy

    The Trump administration's China policy possesses the greatest threat to future China-US relations. It has ruined the achievements in bilateral relations the two countries had made since the establishment of diplomatic ties over four decades ago.

    By Xia Qing | 2021/1/19 21:03:39
  • 'Yes, this is the only trash.'

    Biden administration starts with low-hanging fruit, shuns hard tasks

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/18 19:13:39
  • Ignoring virus defenses

    No plans to test most of the 25,000 National Guard for COVID-19 before they deploy across Washington, DC.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/1/17 20:33:40
  • Heartfelt eggs warm COVID workers in winter

    Chinese medical workers are selfless and all Chinese people are united as one in this fight.

    By Global Times | 2021/1/15 18:38:40
  • Unwelcome Pompeo

    In the last few days of his tenure, Mike Pompeo has become more active, which has made the world vigilant.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/13 20:33:39
  • Danger ahead

    FBI warns "armed protests" being planned at all 50 US state capitols and in Washington DC.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/12 20:43:40
  • Poor numbers

    The approval rate for the cabinet of Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga stood at 41.3 percent, down 9 percentage points from the previous survey in December, while the disapproval rate was 42.8 percent, four months after the start of the Suga administration, according to Japanese media.

    By Chen Xia | 2021/1/11 21:43:39
  • Zipped-tight

    Twitter banned the account of US President Donald Trump.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/11 15:16:51
  • Unliked and Unsubscribed

    How could Trump survive without tweeting?

    By Chen Xia | 2021/1/10 22:18:40
  • Crumbling US democracy

    The "internal collapse" of US Democracy

    By Global Times | 2021/1/10 18:46:43
  • Winter warmed by deliverymen

    It is hoped more and more people can treat each other with empathy and provide some help and convenience to the society and others within their capacity – no matter how cold the weather gets.

    By Global Times | 2021/1/8 20:15:58
  • Weakened democracy

    Trump supporters stormed the Capitol, reflecting the US' weakened democracy.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/7 20:28:39
  • Trump's 'Divided States of America'

    Trump's "Divided States of America"

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/7 15:36:56
  • Angering the US

    India's S-400 deal with Russia may trigger US sanctions

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/6 23:38:39
  • Tearing US apart

    US political division is tearing the country apart.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/6 19:18:40
  • Taking too long

    It will take the US 10 years to finish vaccination at current pace

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/5 19:38:40
  • Neglecting the pandemic

    Some Western politicians are neglecting the pandemic.

    By Liu Rui | 2021/1/4 22:18:40
  • Race for normality

    Will vaccines save the world in 2021?

    By Global Times | 2021/1/3 19:53:40
  • Caught in COVID-19 trap

    The US is caught in a COVID-19 trap.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/30 22:18:39
  • Injection of hope

    COVID-19 vaccine provides an injection of hope in 2021.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/30 19:42:45
  • Japan seals off

    Japan halts the entry of foreign nationals.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/29 22:43:40
  • Hole in 19 million

    Confirmed COVID-19 cases reached 19.1 million in the US on Sunday and Trump was playing golf on the same day.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/28 20:13:39
  • Half of China overweight, needs slimming

    Obesity may lead to sub-health and severe heart disease. Therefore, people, particularly children, should be encouraged to partake in well-balanced diets, and exercise regularly. They should participate in healthy activities and be weened off their mobile phones and not buried in textbooks, or notebooks.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/25 19:18:39
  • Merry isolated Christmas

    Merry isolated Christmas in 2020.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/24 20:43:39
  • Break their word

    Some US political elites are breaking their own words.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/22 22:43:40
  • A larger threat

    The UK is now facing a larger threat of the COVID-19 epidemic.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/21 21:58:40
  • Tiers before Christmas

    London begins emergency lockdown

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/20 20:33:40
  • Young people drown in debt

    Internet loans can create nightmares if one overdraws the “money from tomorrow” to fill one's bottomless temptations.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/18 18:13:39
  • A giant leap

    The Chang'e-5 capsule carrying rocks and soil from the Moon landed safely on Earth.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/17 21:13:39
  • The COVID-19 Santa

    Santa tests positive for coronavirus

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/16 20:28:40
  • Bruising win

    The Electoral College on Monday decisively confirmed Joe Biden as the next president.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/15 20:48:40
  • Confusing plan

    US states started getting COVID-19 vaccine, but distrubition is messy.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/14 20:08:41
  • Trading places

    Other countries are ready to fill the void in the world's largest market.

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/13 21:23:40
  • Homework only for kids, not parents

    It's always good to have parental involvement in homework, but their focus should be on how to help kids do better with their homework.

    By Chen Xia | 2020/12/11 19:48:40
  • Human rights of the narrow-minded

    "We are human rights caretakers, but only for others." – the US

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/10 22:51:56
  • One last trick

    Will the Biden administration get rid of the trap created by Trump?

    By Chen Xia | 2020/12/10 20:23:40
  • Time's up for US misery

    Time magazine regards 2020 “the worst year ever.”

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/10 11:08:40
  • Keeping it within

    Trump to sign an executive order aimed at prioritizing COVID-19 vaccine shipment to Americans

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/9 19:53:40
  • Christmas virus warning

    Fauci warned Christmas is 'greater challenge' than Thanksgiving

    By Liu Rui | 2020/12/8 20:58:40
  • Cutting the vaccine line

    The US is poised for vaccine.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/7 21:03:40
  • Wrecked ethics

    The US' so-called humanitarianism is hit by the COVID-19.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/6 22:08:41
  • Should kids be allowed to livestream?

    While many agree that bad livescreaming content needs to be banned, the question will be how to go forward – without acting too childish ourselves in the process.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/4 19:18:40
  • Milestone landing

    Chang'e-5 marks a milestone in space exploration.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/3 22:13:40
  • False appearances

    A perfect picture of hypocrisy

    By Global Times | 2020/12/2 22:47:18
  • Reap what you sow


    By Global Times | 2020/12/2 22:04:36
  • No win situation

    Australia's call to boycott Chinese goods will be a no win situation.

    By Global Times | 2020/12/2 21:53:40
  • The obvious choice

    "Pandemic" is the 2020 Merriam-Webster Word of the Year

    By Global Times | 2020/12/1 23:08:41
  • No to garbage

    China to end all waste imports on January 1 next year

    By Global Times | 2020/11/30 19:43:40
  • Eyes on future prize

    The US media reported that Trump may start 2024 campaign during Biden's inauguration.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/29 20:13:40
  • Reboot rechargers for smart cars

    It is very important to provide fast, convenient and high-quality travel services for users, in which charging stations form an indispensable part.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/27 20:58:40
  • Indian iPhone tantrum

    India's iPhone tantrum

    By Global Times | 2020/11/26 22:13:40
  • Superspreader holiday

    A superspreader holiday is coming.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/25 21:13:42
  • Transition time

    Biden's transition time has come.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/24 20:58:40
  • World's digital leader

    China acts as the world's digital leader.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/23 21:23:40
  • Hole in the presidency

    A hole in the presidency

    By Global Times | 2020/11/22 19:33:40
  • Rave reviews or blackmail bribes?

    Stores should offer good-quality products, and consumers should give honest reviews that can help others make informed consumer decisions.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/20 16:18:40
  • Poking them in the eye

    'Five Eyes' could be poked blind if China's sovereignty and security harmed, warns Chinese FM spokesperson

    By Global Times | 2020/11/19 19:58:40
  • Sleepless in NY

    COVID-19 epidemic has forced many Americans to leave New York

    By Global Times | 2020/11/18 20:13:41
  • Feeling left out

    The US and some other Western countries feel worried about being marginalized after the signing of RCEP

    By Global Times | 2020/11/17 22:43:41
  • Pathological lie

    Trump claimed he won on Twitter

    By Global Times | 2020/11/16 21:43:40
  • Free trade propelled higher

    The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed on Sunday by the 15 participating countries. The agreement will boost regional and international economic recovery.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/15 21:25:30
  • Live-streaming double jeopardy

    We have to stay sharp in advance of any purchase and spend wisely. This will help avoid disrupting the festive of the shopping – and not lead buyers into double jeopardy where they lose their money and get stuck with junk.

    By Global Times | 2020/11/13 16:38:40
  • Divergent directions

    US division

    By Global Times | 2020/11/12 19:23:40
  • Non-stop cases

    US hit 200,000 daily coronavirus cases

    By Global Times | 2020/11/11 22:08:40
  • Trump's wrath

    Trump says he has fired Defense Secretary Mark Esper

    By Global Times | 2020/11/10 20:38:40
  • Tough to tie

    It's difficult for Biden to bridge US division

    By Global Times | 2020/11/9 19:58:41