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Legacy of 2016 Olympics saw rebirth of Rio
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:00:00 +0200
IN his speech during the opening ceremony of last year’s Olympic Games in Rio, organizing committee chief Carlos Nuzman said that Rio de Janeiro would be transformed by hosting the world’s biggest sporting
© Shanghai Daily
Dortmund firm on Dembele
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
BORUSSIA Dortmund’s CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke yesterday rubbished claims by Barcelona general manager Pep Segura that the Spanish giant was ‘close’ to signing the German club’s want-away winger Ousmane
© Shanghai Daily
Spurs star Leonard arrives today on 1st China visit
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
SAN Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard, the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player in the Spurs’ 2014 title run, will visit China starting on Friday to help coach at youth clinics. The two-time NBA All-Star will
© Shanghai Daily
Nadal, Pliskova win amid upsets
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova — the No. 1 seeds at the Western &
© Shanghai Daily
Matthew replaces Pettersen for Europe at Solheim
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Suzann Pettersen was hoping to move past the furor she fueled at the 2015 Solheim Cup by helping return the trophy to Europe.
© Shanghai Daily
Thai teen Saranporn grabs 1-stroke lead in Beijing
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Saranporn Langkulgasettrin put herself in position to claim her third win of the China LPGA Tour season yesterday when the Thai teenager carded a 6-under-par 66 to take a one-shot lead through two rounds
© Shanghai Daily
Kittel moves to Katusha
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
German sprinter Marcel Kittel has left Belgium’s Quick Step-Floors and signed a two-year deal with Swiss cycling team Katusha Alpecin.
© Shanghai Daily
ONE Championship Shanghai debut set for Sept 2
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
The ONE Championship will hold its inaugural Shanghai event on September 2, organizers announced yesterday.
© Shanghai Daily
New Barca blow as Suarez ruled out for a month
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Troubled Barcelona was dealt a new blow ahead of the start of the La Liga season when Luis Suarez was ruled out for a month with a knee injury yesterday.
© Shanghai Daily
New homes for quake victims
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Soldiers build houses for people made homeless when a 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Jinghe County in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on August 8. More than 140 buildings collapsed, 1,060 homes were damaged and 32 people were injured....
© Shanghai Daily
No more Afraid Of Wife Technology
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Beijing Afraid Of Wife Technology and What You Looking At Technology are the kind of company names that will become a thing of the past under new government rules.
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese debut for ‘Red Chamber’ opera
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
“Dream of the Red Chamber,” an opera adapted from one of the most famous Chinese novels and commissioned by the San Francisco Opera, will tour China from September 8.
© Shanghai Daily
Tibetans add modern touch to traditional weddings
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
While maintaining the old with traditional costumes, barley wine, white scarves, snacks and folk music, urban Tibetans are also adding something new to their weddings, by sending invitations on social
© Shanghai Daily
Gay son’s mom helping to break down barriers
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
When Piao Chunmei’s son told her he was gay, she reacted the way many Chinese parents do, losing sleep and crying for days due to the lingering shame about same sex relationships in China.
© Shanghai Daily
Attacker gets life for killing of graduate student from China
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
A 21-YEAR-OLD man has been sentenced in California to life in prison for the murder of graduate student from China. Andrew Garcia is the second person to be convicted of the July 2014 killing of Ji Xinran,
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese held over telecoms scams
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
CAMBODIAN authorities have arrested nearly 400 Chinese nationals this month on suspicion of operating a telecoms scam to defraud victims in China, police said yesterday. The move is part of a regional
© Shanghai Daily
President hails progress at Beijing meeting
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
CHINESE President Xi Jinping said yesterday that he expects military relations will become a major stabilizing factor in Sino-US ties. Xi was meeting Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff General
© Shanghai Daily
24 teams take part in JUMP 10 World Hoops Challenge in Shanghai
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:57:00 +0200
2017 JUMP 10 World Hoops Challenge was held at Shanghai’s Rucker Park starting from Thursday. The opening ceremony was attended by Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo. “Shanghai has the world’s best
© Shanghai Daily
24 teams take part in Jump 10 World Hoops Challenge in Shanghai
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:57:00 +0200
2017 Jump 10 World Hoops Challenge was held at Shanghai’s Rucker Park starting from Thursday. The opening ceremony was attended by Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo. “Shanghai has the world’s best
© Shanghai Daily
Lights, camera, action ... and a toilet for the crew
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Taiwan singer and actress Rainie Yang stars in “The Tag Along 2,” a sequel to the 2015 hit loosely based on an urban legend about a little girl who appears in the footage of a family's hiking trip.
© Shanghai Daily
Keeping fit enters the sharing market
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Mini-gyms are the latest in a growing list of amenities smartphone users can unlock through QR codes, joining bikes, umbrellas, phone chargers and sleep pods.
© Shanghai Daily
Maotai has a new claim to fame ...
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
More than 200 fossilized dinosaur footprints have been discovered in Maotai Township, the town famous for Kweichow Moutai alcohol.
© Shanghai Daily
Lakes in scenic area unaffected by quake
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Most of the lakes in the Jiuzhaigou National Park remain undamaged after an earthquake, although it may take a long time for the UNESCO World Heritage site to recover, according to geologists.
© Shanghai Daily
All hands on deck as ban ends
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Around 100 fishing boats set out from south China’s Hainan Province at noon yesterday, marking the end of the summer’s South China Sea fishing ban. The boats, departing from Yazhou Port in Sanya, will head to the waters of the Beibu Gulf and the Xisha...
© Shanghai Daily
Probe into blackout in Taiwan
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
AUTHORITIES in Taiwan are investigating a massive power blackout that hit businesses and residential homes on the heavily industrialized island amid sweltering heat. The island’s leader Tsai Ing-wen
© Shanghai Daily
Most important news of China:
Legacy of 2016 Olympics saw rebirth of Rio
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:00:00 +0200
IN his speech during the opening ceremony of last year’s Olympic Games in Rio, organizing committee chief Carlos Nuzman said that Rio de Janeiro would be transformed by hosting the world’s biggest sporting
© Shanghai Daily
Dortmund firm on Dembele
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
BORUSSIA Dortmund’s CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke yesterday rubbished claims by Barcelona general manager Pep Segura that the Spanish giant was ‘close’ to signing the German club’s want-away winger Ousmane
© Shanghai Daily
Spurs star Leonard arrives today on 1st China visit
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
SAN Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard, the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player in the Spurs’ 2014 title run, will visit China starting on Friday to help coach at youth clinics. The two-time NBA All-Star will
© Shanghai Daily
Nadal, Pliskova win amid upsets
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova — the No. 1 seeds at the Western &
© Shanghai Daily
Matthew replaces Pettersen for Europe at Solheim
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Suzann Pettersen was hoping to move past the furor she fueled at the 2015 Solheim Cup by helping return the trophy to Europe.
© Shanghai Daily
Thai teen Saranporn grabs 1-stroke lead in Beijing
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Saranporn Langkulgasettrin put herself in position to claim her third win of the China LPGA Tour season yesterday when the Thai teenager carded a 6-under-par 66 to take a one-shot lead through two rounds
© Shanghai Daily
Kittel moves to Katusha
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
German sprinter Marcel Kittel has left Belgium’s Quick Step-Floors and signed a two-year deal with Swiss cycling team Katusha Alpecin.
© Shanghai Daily
ONE Championship Shanghai debut set for Sept 2
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
The ONE Championship will hold its inaugural Shanghai event on September 2, organizers announced yesterday.
© Shanghai Daily
New Barca blow as Suarez ruled out for a month
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Troubled Barcelona was dealt a new blow ahead of the start of the La Liga season when Luis Suarez was ruled out for a month with a knee injury yesterday.
© Shanghai Daily
New homes for quake victims
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Soldiers build houses for people made homeless when a 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Jinghe County in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on August 8. More than 140 buildings collapsed, 1,060 homes were damaged and 32 people were injured....
© Shanghai Daily
No more Afraid Of Wife Technology
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Beijing Afraid Of Wife Technology and What You Looking At Technology are the kind of company names that will become a thing of the past under new government rules.
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese debut for ‘Red Chamber’ opera
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
“Dream of the Red Chamber,” an opera adapted from one of the most famous Chinese novels and commissioned by the San Francisco Opera, will tour China from September 8.
© Shanghai Daily
Tibetans add modern touch to traditional weddings
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
While maintaining the old with traditional costumes, barley wine, white scarves, snacks and folk music, urban Tibetans are also adding something new to their weddings, by sending invitations on social
© Shanghai Daily
Gay son’s mom helping to break down barriers
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
When Piao Chunmei’s son told her he was gay, she reacted the way many Chinese parents do, losing sleep and crying for days due to the lingering shame about same sex relationships in China.
© Shanghai Daily
Attacker gets life for killing of graduate student from China
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
A 21-YEAR-OLD man has been sentenced in California to life in prison for the murder of graduate student from China. Andrew Garcia is the second person to be convicted of the July 2014 killing of Ji Xinran,
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese held over telecoms scams
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
CAMBODIAN authorities have arrested nearly 400 Chinese nationals this month on suspicion of operating a telecoms scam to defraud victims in China, police said yesterday. The move is part of a regional
© Shanghai Daily
President hails progress at Beijing meeting
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
CHINESE President Xi Jinping said yesterday that he expects military relations will become a major stabilizing factor in Sino-US ties. Xi was meeting Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff General
© Shanghai Daily
24 teams take part in Jump 10 World Hoops Challenge in Shanghai
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:57:00 +0200
2017 Jump 10 World Hoops Challenge was held at Shanghai’s Rucker Park starting from Thursday. The opening ceremony was attended by Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo. “Shanghai has the world’s best
© Shanghai Daily
Lights, camera, action ... and a toilet for the crew
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Taiwan singer and actress Rainie Yang stars in “The Tag Along 2,” a sequel to the 2015 hit loosely based on an urban legend about a little girl who appears in the footage of a family's hiking trip.
© Shanghai Daily
Keeping fit enters the sharing market
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Mini-gyms are the latest in a growing list of amenities smartphone users can unlock through QR codes, joining bikes, umbrellas, phone chargers and sleep pods.
© Shanghai Daily
Maotai has a new claim to fame ...
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
More than 200 fossilized dinosaur footprints have been discovered in Maotai Township, the town famous for Kweichow Moutai alcohol.
© Shanghai Daily
Lakes in scenic area unaffected by quake
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Most of the lakes in the Jiuzhaigou National Park remain undamaged after an earthquake, although it may take a long time for the UNESCO World Heritage site to recover, according to geologists.
© Shanghai Daily
All hands on deck as ban ends
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
Around 100 fishing boats set out from south China’s Hainan Province at noon yesterday, marking the end of the summer’s South China Sea fishing ban. The boats, departing from Yazhou Port in Sanya, will head to the waters of the Beibu Gulf and the Xisha...
© Shanghai Daily
Probe into blackout in Taiwan
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
AUTHORITIES in Taiwan are investigating a massive power blackout that hit businesses and residential homes on the heavily industrialized island amid sweltering heat. The island’s leader Tsai Ing-wen
© Shanghai Daily
Chinese blockbuster joins world top 100
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:01:00 +0200
FRESH from shattering China’s box-office record, patriotic blockbuster “Wolf Warriors 2” has become the first non-Hollywood film to break into the top 100 all-time grossing movies worldwide. The movie’s
© Shanghai Daily
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