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today at 11:05. Facebook
A picturesque village against the mountains of #Heilongjiang. With seven months #snow a year, this is where winter can truly be celebrated. In the first episode of this new series, Drone and Phone escapes from Hong Kong to the Northeastern China Snow Town to enjoy some fantastic frosty activities.
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today at 10:58. Facebook
As we steer into a #driverless future with advances in #autopilot technology, concerns over safety arise. Are autopilot features safer than human drivers in a densely populated city like #HongKong?
China Daily
today at 10:47. Facebook
Twenty-three giant panda cubs pose for the Lunar New Year greetings to people around the world on January 20, 2017. They were born at the China Giant Panda Protection and Research Center in Sichuan province in 2016. Still remember Fu Shun? The giant panda cub who became famous when he fell from a stage during his debut. Guess which one is the cute celebrity?
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today at 10:18. Facebook
#LookingChina A 30-year old woman travels from #Europe to Hainan, the Chinese island of #romance. Inspired by the old Li #tradition of #marriage proposal whereby young Li men sing to conquer Li girls’ hearts she starts her quest for the stories of these couples. (Directed by Ena Omerovic from the Netherlands)
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today at 09:35. Facebook
Obama in cartoons: eight years

In a few hours, #US #president #Obama will leave office. He has been running his country for eight years. He has been featured a lot in our #cartoons during the eight years. We selected 30 of the cartoons as a tribute to him.
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today at 08:55. Facebook
#China's #Micius quantum #satellite, the first of its kind in the world, has completed a four-month-long phase of in-orbit testing since its launch last August.

The Chinese Academy of Sciences on Wednesday officially announced that it is ready to be used for further #scientific research.

The satellite can provide a high-security quantum #communication system to areas that cannot be covered...
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today at 08:31. Facebook
How luggage has transformed through the years during Spring Festival

As the world's largest annual #human #migration, the travel rush during #SpringFestival, always gives us striking scenes of swarms of people sardine-packed at #train stations across the country. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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today at 07:04. Facebook
Welcome to learning Chinese with China Daily episode three!
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today at 06:53. Facebook
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today at 06:32. Facebook
Icefall scenery at Guanmen mountain scenic spot in NE China

#GlamorChina Photos taken on Jan 19, 2017 show #icefall #scenery at Guanmen mountain scenic spot in Benxi, Northeast China's Liaoningp province. #winter [ Bit.ly Link ]
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today at 05:32. Facebook
Romance in the air: Best wedding photos of 2016

Here is a collection of the best #wedding #photos of 2016 selected by the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP) from more than 23,000 entries submitted from all over the world. #romance [ Bit.ly Link ]
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today at 04:21. Facebook
Ten photos from around China: Jan 13 – 19

With the #Chinese lunar #NewYear just around the corner, this week's Ten #Photos capture the excitement and joy of people heading #home for the annual family reunion. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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today at 02:58. Facebook
China has made progress in judicial protection of human rights

Chinese #judicial system will continue to implement the principle to protect #HumanRights and avoid wrongful verdicts. What's more, according to the new action plan on human rights protection, the period from 2016 to 2020 is a decisive stage for China to build a moderately prosperous #society in an all-round way. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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today at 02:21. Facebook
24 Solar Terms: 6 things you may not know about Major Cold

#CulturalInsider The traditional #Chinese lunar #calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Major Cold (Chinese: 大寒), the 24th solar term, begins this year on Jan 20 and ends on Feb 2. [ Bit.ly Link ] #winter #snow
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today at 01:54. Facebook
The State Council, China's cabinet, is set to launch an updated version of its #app on Friday, offering #government information in both Chinese and English, with the English version providing an easier way for #foreigners and returning Chinese to handle their affairs in #China.
China Daily
yesterday at 14:34. Facebook
Djokovic out in 2nd-round upset loss to Istomin in Australia

Six-time Australian #OpenChampion Novak Djokovic has been upset in a shocking second-round loss to Uzbekistan wild card Denis Istomin. [ Bit.ly Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 13:32. Facebook
Exhibition captures young male beauty

A joint #exhibition is attempting to prove the aesthetic power of the #young #male form when they are positioned in the foreground as an image or symbol. [ Bit.ly Link ]
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yesterday at 12:55. Facebook
#Afghanistan's first all-female #orchestra is set to be catapulted onto the world stage with a performance at the World Economic Forum in #Davos, in the face of death threats and accusations they are dishonouring their families.

The group, an ensemble of 35 #young musicians aged 13 to 20, some orphans or from poor families, will be performing before 3,000 CEOs and heads of state during a...
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yesterday at 10:59. Facebook
In this week's Asia Weekly we look at water security across the continent. In this video one Kathmandu resident explains what he did after 20 years of water shortages in Kathmandu, Nepal to relieve the pressure. Local entrepreneur Sushil Shrestha restored an ancient stone tap system by harvesting rainwater.
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yesterday at 10:42. Facebook
#Video A train traveling all the way from #Yiwu on China's east coast arrived in #London's Barking station on Wednesday afternoon, becoming the first direct freight train to link the UK and China, crossing the deserts, fields and mountains of Eurasia and ducking under the English channel on its epic 18-day, 12,451 km journey. [ Bit.ly Link ]