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  • Dike-busting brings back balance
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    Chen Shifu was thrilled when an embankment road went operational 14 years ago, becoming the first and only land route connecting his hometown islet with the mainland in east China.

  • WHO team to probe source of virus arrives in Wuhan
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    A PANEL of World Health Organization scientists arrived in the central Chinese city of Wuhan yesterday to cooperate with their Chinese peers in the research of the potential source of the coronavirus.

  • Fatal gas blast
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    One person was killed and seven injured in a gas explosion at an auto parts plant in north China’s Tianjin Municipality yesterday, local authorities said.

  • Justice online
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    China’s Supreme People’s Court and the Ministry of Justice yesterday launched an online litigation platform for lawyers.

  • Unique release of Mogao Grotto papers
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    China has for the first time published photocopies of ancient Tibetan literature taken to France from the famed Mogao Grottoes a century ago.

  • Cold wave alert
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    China’s meteorological authority yesterday renewed a blue alert for a cold wave, forecasting low temperatures and strong winds in most parts of the country.

  • And now, a giant map of the universe
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    An international research team has released a giant 2D map of the universe, the National Astronomical Observatories of China under the Chinese Academy of Sciences said yesterday.

  • US drops plans to blacklist tech firms
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    The Trump administration has scrapped plans to blacklist Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu, people familiar with the matter said, but Washington nonetheless plans to move forward this week

  • China’s foreign goods trade surges despite global slump
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    China’s total goods imports and exports expanded 1.9 percent year on year to 32.16 trillion yuan (US$5 trillion) in 2020, hitting a record high despite a worldwide slump in shipments, official data showed

  • China reports first COVID-19 death since May
    on 14 January 2021 at 16:05

    China reported its biggest jump in COVID-19 cases in more than 10 months as infections in northeastern Heilongjiang Province nearly tripled.

  • Palace system much older than thought
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    China has uncovered its earliest palace, in central China’s Henan Province, extending the country’s history of constructing palaces by about 1,000 years.

  • Taiwan coral being ‘cooked’ away
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    Nearly a third of Taiwan’s corals are dying from bleaching caused by warming oceans in an alarming phenomenon that poses a severe threat to the island’s delicate underwater ecosystem, conservationists

  • Art of the ox
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    The National Art Museum of China will put on an exhibition to celebrate the upcoming Spring Festival, or the Chinese Lunar New Year, and pay tribute to the working people.

  • Cold, sandy winds
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    The National Meteorological Center said yesterday parts of northern China will experience sandy winds in the next three days as a cold wave grips the region.

  • ‘Forest chief’ environment strategy to go national
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    China has issued a guideline to implement its “forest chief” scheme nationwide amid the country’s continuous efforts to protect forests and grasslands.

  • Fighting pornography
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    Authorities across the nation investigated and dealt with over 11,000 cases involving pornography and illegal publications, among which 5,800 concerned online material, the national office overseeing the

  • Law revisions aim to protect children who venture online
    by Xiao Ke on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    A new revision in the Law on the Protection of Minors, which includes a chapter on minors on the Internet, will take effect on June 1, Children’s Day. It stipulates the establishment of an identity-authentication system

  • For the young, cyberspace lurks as a breeding ground of crime
    by Ke Jiayun on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    EIGHT-YEAR-OLD Min Min, who watched livestreaming videos on her mother’s smartphone and sometimes bought “virtual gifts” for favorite Internet celebrities, got duped by an online fraudster last year. The

  • Law revisions aim to protect children who venture online
    by Xiao Ke on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    A new revision in the Law on the Protection of Minors, which includes a chapter on minors on the Internet, will take effect on June 1, Children’s Day.

  • COVID-19 situation complex, challenging
    on 13 January 2021 at 16:05

    A CHINESE health authority spokesperson yesterday described the country’s COVID-19 prevention and control situation as “complex” and “challenging.” China has seen multiple areas report both sporadic