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Seeking their Chinese origins through oracle
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Young Filipinos try their hands at writing the Oracle bone script at the Wang Yirong Memorial Hall in Yantai, east China’s Shandong Province, yesterday. It is part of a journey for the 90-odd youngsters to seek out their Chinese origins. Oracle bone...
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China’s mission to far side of the Moon seeks cosmic dawn clarity
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
How did our cosmos emerge from darkness after the Big Bang?
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Ex-boss of PICC gets 11-year jail for bribery
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Wang Yincheng, former president of the People’s Insurance Company (Group) of China Ltd, was sentenced to 11 years in prison yesterday for accepting bribes worth more than 8.7 million yuan (US$1.36 mil
© Shanghai Daily
HK police hunt for 2 in jewelry shop heist
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Police in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region were looking for two robbers yesterday after goods worth HK$5 million (US$637,000) were snatched in a smash-and-grab raid on a luxury jewelry shop
© Shanghai Daily
Closed every Monday
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
The Palace Museum, housed in the Forbidden City in Beijing, will be closed to the public every Monday for maintenance starting in June, it was announced yesterday, adding exception will be made for public
© Shanghai Daily
Jailed for killing snake
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A VILLAGER in Guangdong Province received a one-year jail term, with a two-year suspension, for killing a rare 2-meter-long snake.
© Shanghai Daily
Porn sites shut down
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
More than 22,000 pornography sites have been shut down this year in China while 1.75 million items were deleted in 390 cases, said the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications yes
© Shanghai Daily
Ex-official of Gansu stands trial
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Yu Haiyan, former vice governor of northwest China’s Gansu Province, stood trial for bribery yesterday at the First Intermediate People’s Court of the southwestern Chongqing City.
© Shanghai Daily
China and Germany to cooperate on new-energy vehicles, AI sectors
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA and Germany agreed in Beijing yesterday to step up win-win cooperation and especially in emerging industries such as artificial intelligence and new-energy vehicles. The agreement was made between
© Shanghai Daily
3 Chinese file lawsuits against USC
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
THREE former Chinese students from the University of Southern California have filed lawsuits against the USC for damages caused by long-time gynecologist George Tyndall, their attorneys said on Tuesday. Tyndall
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China on the verge of eliminating malaria
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA is on the verge of eliminating malaria, a senior Chinese health official told a gathering on the sidelines of the World Health Assembly in Switzerland at which Beijing was praised for its efforts
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American’s ‘paradise of mind’ in China
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A 75-YEAR-OLD American man and a reclusive Chinese poet who lived 1,600 years ago have come together in an unlikely literary romance.
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Qinghai boosts Tibetan language education
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Fifth-grader Dekyi Yungdrung likes to write in Tibetan and her mother takes pride in her daughter’s creativity.
© Shanghai Daily
Forbidden City goes digital for new age
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
The Forbidden City is shaping a new image for itself after almost six centuries.
© Shanghai Daily
Restoring ruins at the Old Summer Palace
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Workers clean up weeds at the ruins of Yuanying Guan (Immense Ocean Observatory) at the Old Summer Palace in Beijing yesterday. A four-month reinforcement project for the Yuanying Guan ruins kicked off recently. Constructed during the 18th and early 19th...
© Shanghai Daily
China to boost education funds in rural areas
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
China will increase investment in education in poverty-stricken areas, take measures to boost its dairy industry, and give priority to developing service trade, according to a State Council statement.
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Dome placed on nuclear reactor
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A hemispherical dome is being placed on the containment building of the No. 3 unit of Fangchenggang nuclear power station in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region yesterday. The dome has been installed on the reactor using Hualong One technology,...
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Colombia international’s World Cup dream
Fri, 25 May 2018 18:00:00 +0200
THE Chinese Super League has just entered a two-month break to give way to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Shanghai Greenland Shenhua captain Giovanni Moreno is eyeing a spot in the Colombia national team’s
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Clippers reach terms with coach Rivers on new deal
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Doc Rivers has signed a coaching contract extension with the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers even after they missed the playoffs for the first time since 2011, the team said on Wednesday.
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Rangers turn to Quinn
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
David Quinn, a former Colorado Avalanche assistant who guided US college powerhouse Boston University for the past five seasons, was hired on Wednesday as coach of the National Hockey League’s New York
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese amateurs impress
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Chinese amateurs Ji Yifan and Yin Xiaowen carded rounds of 4-under-par 68 to grab a share of the first-round lead at the Le Coq Sportif Beijing Ladies Classic yesterday, tied with pros Li Xiya of Shanghai,
© Shanghai Daily
Trump lauds NFL decision on US anthem
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
UNITED States President Donald Trump welcomed the National Football League’s decision to fine teams if players on the field refuse to stand for the national anthem, saying if they don’t want to stand
© Shanghai Daily
Celts push Cavs to brink
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
THE Boston Celtics, reinvigorated by a return home, beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday to move within one win of reaching the NBA finals. Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points to lead five
© Shanghai Daily
China vs Thailand in Uber semis
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
DEFENDING champion China will face dark horse Thailand in the last four of the Uber Cup after a dramatic day in the women’s event yesterday, while South Korea will play top-seeded Japan in the other semifinal. Thailand
© Shanghai Daily
‘Poch’ signs new 5-year Spurs deal
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino signed a new five-year contract yesterday that will keep him at the English Premier League club until 2023. Pochettino, who joined Spurs in 2014, led the
© Shanghai Daily
Most important news of China:
Colombia international’s World Cup dream
Fri, 25 May 2018 18:00:00 +0200
THE Chinese Super League has just entered a two-month break to give way to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Shanghai Greenland Shenhua captain Giovanni Moreno is eyeing a spot in the Colombia national team’s
© Shanghai Daily
Seeking their Chinese origins through oracle
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Young Filipinos try their hands at writing the Oracle bone script at the Wang Yirong Memorial Hall in Yantai, east China’s Shandong Province, yesterday. It is part of a journey for the 90-odd youngsters to seek out their Chinese origins. Oracle bone...
© Shanghai Daily
China’s mission to far side of the Moon seeks cosmic dawn clarity
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
How did our cosmos emerge from darkness after the Big Bang?
© Shanghai Daily
Ex-boss of PICC gets 11-year jail for bribery
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Wang Yincheng, former president of the People’s Insurance Company (Group) of China Ltd, was sentenced to 11 years in prison yesterday for accepting bribes worth more than 8.7 million yuan (US$1.36 mil
© Shanghai Daily
HK police hunt for 2 in jewelry shop heist
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Police in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region were looking for two robbers yesterday after goods worth HK$5 million (US$637,000) were snatched in a smash-and-grab raid on a luxury jewelry shop
© Shanghai Daily
Closed every Monday
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
The Palace Museum, housed in the Forbidden City in Beijing, will be closed to the public every Monday for maintenance starting in June, it was announced yesterday, adding exception will be made for public
© Shanghai Daily
Jailed for killing snake
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A VILLAGER in Guangdong Province received a one-year jail term, with a two-year suspension, for killing a rare 2-meter-long snake.
© Shanghai Daily
Porn sites shut down
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
More than 22,000 pornography sites have been shut down this year in China while 1.75 million items were deleted in 390 cases, said the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications yes
© Shanghai Daily
Ex-official of Gansu stands trial
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Yu Haiyan, former vice governor of northwest China’s Gansu Province, stood trial for bribery yesterday at the First Intermediate People’s Court of the southwestern Chongqing City.
© Shanghai Daily
China and Germany to cooperate on new-energy vehicles, AI sectors
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA and Germany agreed in Beijing yesterday to step up win-win cooperation and especially in emerging industries such as artificial intelligence and new-energy vehicles. The agreement was made between
© Shanghai Daily
Clippers reach terms with coach Rivers on new deal
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Doc Rivers has signed a coaching contract extension with the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers even after they missed the playoffs for the first time since 2011, the team said on Wednesday.
© Shanghai Daily
Rangers turn to Quinn
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
David Quinn, a former Colorado Avalanche assistant who guided US college powerhouse Boston University for the past five seasons, was hired on Wednesday as coach of the National Hockey League’s New York
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese amateurs impress
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Chinese amateurs Ji Yifan and Yin Xiaowen carded rounds of 4-under-par 68 to grab a share of the first-round lead at the Le Coq Sportif Beijing Ladies Classic yesterday, tied with pros Li Xiya of Shanghai,
© Shanghai Daily
Trump lauds NFL decision on US anthem
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
UNITED States President Donald Trump welcomed the National Football League’s decision to fine teams if players on the field refuse to stand for the national anthem, saying if they don’t want to stand
© Shanghai Daily
Celts push Cavs to brink
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
THE Boston Celtics, reinvigorated by a return home, beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-83 on Wednesday to move within one win of reaching the NBA finals. Rookie Jayson Tatum scored 24 points to lead five
© Shanghai Daily
China vs Thailand in Uber semis
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
DEFENDING champion China will face dark horse Thailand in the last four of the Uber Cup after a dramatic day in the women’s event yesterday, while South Korea will play top-seeded Japan in the other semifinal. Thailand
© Shanghai Daily
‘Poch’ signs new 5-year Spurs deal
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino signed a new five-year contract yesterday that will keep him at the English Premier League club until 2023. Pochettino, who joined Spurs in 2014, led the
© Shanghai Daily
Istanbul to host 2020 UCL final
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
ISTANBUL’S Ataturk Olympic Stadium will host the 2020 UEFA Champions League final, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin confirmed yesterday. The 76,000-capacity ground played host to Liverpool’s famous
© Shanghai Daily
Halilhodzic sues JFA
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
FORMER Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic yesterday filed a lawsuit against the Japanese Football Association in Tokyo district court, saying his firing damaged his honor and reputation. The Bosnian is asking
© Shanghai Daily
Iniesta starts new chapter in Japan with Kobe switch
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
SPAIN midfielder Andres Iniesta kicked off a new chapter in his career when he signed for Japanese side Vissel Kobe yesterday, swapping La Liga for the J-League after 16 stellar years at Spanish champion
© Shanghai Daily
American’s ‘paradise of mind’ in China
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A 75-YEAR-OLD American man and a reclusive Chinese poet who lived 1,600 years ago have come together in an unlikely literary romance.
© Shanghai Daily
Qinghai boosts Tibetan language education
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Fifth-grader Dekyi Yungdrung likes to write in Tibetan and her mother takes pride in her daughter’s creativity.
© Shanghai Daily
Forbidden City goes digital for new age
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
The Forbidden City is shaping a new image for itself after almost six centuries.
© Shanghai Daily
Restoring ruins at the Old Summer Palace
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Workers clean up weeds at the ruins of Yuanying Guan (Immense Ocean Observatory) at the Old Summer Palace in Beijing yesterday. A four-month reinforcement project for the Yuanying Guan ruins kicked off recently. Constructed during the 18th and early 19th...
© Shanghai Daily
China on the verge of eliminating malaria
Wed, 23 May 2018 18:01:00 +0200
CHINA is on the verge of eliminating malaria, a senior Chinese health official told a gathering on the sidelines of the World Health Assembly in Switzerland at which Beijing was praised for its efforts
© Shanghai Daily
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