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Bookstore in Suzhou becomes a wonderland

2017-07-25 09:58:00

Visitors flock to branch of bookstore Zhongshuge in Suzhou, East China's Jiangsu province, July 24, 2017. The branch, which takes up 1,300 square meters, is designed with four reading areas, respectively named as Rainbow Valley, Firefly Cave, Crystal Pal Full Story

Soldiers made of iron

2017-07-25 09:52:00

To see what it takes to be a special operation force soldier and how the brigade guards its honor, view the photos below. Full Story

Mainland, Taiwan youth attend friendship events in Beijing

2017-07-25 08:56:00

More than 200 youth representatives from the Chinese mainland and Taiwan gathered in Beijing on Monday, marking the 20th anniversary of the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) holding cross-Straits youth activities. Full Story

You, too, can cool off-for a price

2017-07-25 07:32:00

Shanghai resident Wang Liyun made one of the most hasty travel decisions of her life when she applied for annual leave, escaped the heat and took shelter with her family in Qingdao, Shandong province. Full Story

'Minions' avoid summer heat by drifting

2017-07-25 07:30:00

Tourists in Minion costumes enjoy leisure time on rubber rafts at a riverside scenic zone in Lianyuan, Hunan province, July 25, 2017. Full Story

Innovators unable to drum up support

2017-07-25 07:19:00

Shaanxi Guard Agriculture Technology Ltd was founded in October to produce drones that can detect pests in fields. However, like many small startups, the company is struggling to find investors. Full Story

College nerds undertake a long journey to become entrepreneurs

2017-07-25 07:19:00

For many researchers and technologists, starting a business involves a painful transition to maturity. Full Story

Ocean breezes ease summer heat wave

2017-07-25 07:18:00

It's almost 50 C in my kitchen in Shanghai, leaving me little desire to cook. Ordering food online - which has the potential to make the delivery person suffer heatstroke - or visiting a restaurant are not on my list of options. Full Story

Xinjiang finds new medical approaches

2017-07-25 07:18:00

Support from outside giving way to better training within the region itself Full Story

Accomplished doctor finds rewards in remote region

2017-07-25 07:18:00

The van started and gradually drove away, but Ye Ying didn't look back. It wasn't because she didn't want to. She was afraid she couldn't hold back the tears when she saw her beloved family seeing her off in the cold February wind in Xuzhou, Jiangsu p Full Story