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Global media map out common ground

2017-09-20 07:11:00

More than 300 media representatives from around the world got together in Dunhuang, Gansu province on Tuesday to discuss how outlets can cooperate under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative. Full Story

Students steer clear of physics in gaokao

2017-09-20 07:11:00

Over the past few days, Fang Zhong, head of the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Physics, has become something of an online celebrity. Full Story

Meal gave scholar taste for China-US links

2017-09-20 07:11:00

It was during a meal with 10 elderly law professors in 1998 that Jeffrey S. Lehman, vice-chancellor of NYU Shanghai, was first inspired to become a bridge between his native United States and China. Full Story

TV journalist helps world tune in to nation's development

2017-09-20 07:11:00

Leonard Pratt's first foray into the world of journalism came when he wrote for the school newspaper at Columbia University in the United States. It was an experience he enjoyed so much he decided to make a career out of it. Full Story

Villagers build on policy success

2017-09-20 07:11:00

As the ecosystem improves in Nyingchi city, Tibet autonomous region, many villages have become more prosperous as a result of the local government's preferential policies for the development of tourism. Full Story

'Monkey king' pledges his life to macaques' welfare

2017-09-20 07:11:00

Hundreds of vehicles pass by Lantsal village every day, but only the sound of Tobgyal's pickup truck triggers uproar on a nearby mountain. Full Story

Forest folk branch out to escape poverty

2017-09-20 07:11:00

An ancient Chinese saw says, If you live on a mountain, you live off the mountain. That philosophy is fully embraced by people in Nyingchi, a city in the southeast of the Tibet autonomous region. Full Story

Anti-telefraud app aims to boost security

2017-09-20 07:11:00

BEIJING - A new anti-telefraud app that can identify phone numbers used in frauds and filter out phishing websites is being shown at an internet security event in Shanghai that concludes on Sept 24. Full Story

Solid waste control stressed

2017-09-20 07:10:00

China needs to prioritize the tackling of solid waste pollution and strengthen supervision over implementation of related law, the country's top legislature said on Tuesday. Full Story

Fishermen village got boost from visit by Xi

2017-09-20 07:10:00

Shenzhen's Yumin village, facing Hong Kong to the south, was once known as a typical urban village in the Pearl River Delta, surrounded by high-rise buildings but characterized by dense and disorderly living conditions as well. Full Story