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China brings over 600 trapped people home from Nepal

Passengers trapped in Nepal return China at Shuangliu international airport in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, April 26, 2015. A total of 500 passengers stranded in the quake-hit Nepal flied to China by Air China flights on Sunday.

On the trail of wisteria

Flower fans take photographs yesterday at Jiading Wisteria Park, where the sprays of trailing lilac flowers are currently in full bloom. The peak wisteria season lasts for around 10 days.

Wingsuit flyer beats record for flight without oxygen

Zhang Shupeng is all smiles after landing yesterday. He set a world record for wingsuit flying when he leapt from a hot-air balloon at an altitude of 8,150 meters without an oxygen mask.

Baltimore Gray protest turns violent

Police detain a man at a rally to protest the death of Freddie Gray who died following his arrest, in Baltimore, Maryland, on Saturday. Thousands took to the streets to demand answers in the Gray case, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody.


Aftershocks panic quake survivors

POWERFUL aftershocks rocked Nepal yesterday, panicking survivors of a quake that killed more than 2,500 people and triggering fresh...

14 return to city from earthquake-hit Nepal
World rushes aid to earthquake-hit Nepal
Exodus from Everest in wake of avalanche
Cultural heritage devastated
Chinese rescue team digs out survivors

Gridlock reduced ... for a while

RUSH-HOUR traffic flow improved in the first three months of this year, according to a survey released yesterday. However, gridlock...


HIV cases rising in poverty-stricken county

Pregnant with her third child, a woman in Muzhaluo, a village in Zhaojue County, is hoping for “a healthy boy....


Tibet death toll rises to 18 with 55 injured

the death toll in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region from the earthquake that struck neighboring Nepal on Saturday has climbed...


World

Jasenovac camp inmates remembered

Jasenovac camp inmates remembered

People attend a memorial ceremony yesterday for the tens of thousands of victims...

Foreign Views

Spirit of Bandung Conference 60 years ago offers solutions to 21st-century global ills

JUST over 60 years ago, between April 18-24, 1955, 29 countries from Africa and Asia held the Bandung Conference in Indonesia...

Public Services

Market flourishing at upscale city complex

Public Services

CHEN Hua was delighted when she took up residence in an upscale housing development...

Sports

Inspired Everton sees off United

Sports

Manchester United’s top-four aspirations suffered a setback as Louis van Gaal’s...

Biz Hub
Japan looks at solar power as alternative

ONE by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks...


HR body teams up with UN platform

SHANGHAI’S human resources industry association will join hands with the South-South Global Assets and Technology...


Shanghai to promote fashion branding

SHANGHAI will encourage firms to establish national and global brands, especially in fashion and mobile Internet...


Ratan Tata buys stake in Xiaomi

RATAN Tata, chairman emeritus of the holding company of India’s Tata conglomerate, has acquired a stake in Xiaomi...


Financial firms gain the most as bankers quit over pay and perks

BANKERS at China’s top state lenders are quitting in increasing numbers because of cuts to their pay and perks,...

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On the trail of wisteria On the trail of wisteria

Flower fans take photographs yesterday at Jiading Wisteria Park, where the sprays of trailing lilac flowers are...


Showery but warm week ahead

WARM though cloudy weather with showers is forecast for the coming week, the Shanghai Meteorological Bureau said...


14 return to city from earthquake-hit Nepal

Eight Shanghai travelers arrived back in the city yesterday morning from earthquake-hit Nepal....


Gridlock reduced ... for a while

RUSH-HOUR traffic flow improved in the first three months of this year, according to a survey released yesterday....


Aircraft firm boss suspended over ‘drunk-driving’

A CITY aircraft company boss and lawmaker has reportedly been suspended after being stopped by police on suspicion...


Market flourishing at upscale city complex

CHEN Hua was delighted when she took up residence in an upscale housing development called Hongqiao Garden 10 years...

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National

Wingsuit flyer beats record for flight without oxygen

CHINA’S Zhang Shupeng set a new record for wingsuit flying when he jumped from a hot-air balloon at an altitude...


HIV cases rising in poverty-stricken county

Pregnant with her third child, a woman in Muzhaluo, a village in Zhaojue County, is hoping for “a healthy boy....


Shopping online proves a boon for rural residents

Every day at 8am, Wang Kexin puts on his helmet and leg guards and hops on a motorcycle to start work....

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An idea and a strategy to boost tourism in city

Hangzhou, the capital of east China’s Zhejiang Province, boasts abundant tourism resources and is considered one...


Scaling international heights with G20 summit

It’s been more than a decade since the government of Hangzhou set the goal of turning the Zhejiang Province capital...


MICE industry changes the face of Hangzhou

Zaunmayr: Hangzhou is undoubtedly the most beautiful city destination in China....

World

Royal couple backed over choice of private hospital

With Britain’s general election fast approaching, almost anything can become political — even Prince William and...


Putin claims US supported militants in North Caucasus

Russian President Vladimir Putin in a documentary broadcast yesterday accused the United States of directly contacting...


Fighting rages as Saudi-led coalition pounds Yemen cities

Aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen struck targets in several cities yesterday,...

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Wu secures landmark China Open victory

WU Ashun became the first Chinese golfer to win a European Tour title on home soil by claiming his national open...


Chelsea's title bid on hold, Everton overpower United

CHELSEA will have to keep the champagne on ice for at least a week after their seemingly inevitable progress towards...


Fury in Klitschko’s sight

World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko’s next title defense is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout...


Curry too hot for Pelicans as Warriors sweep series

GOLDEN State’s Stephen Curry put in a match-winning performance as the Warriors became the first team to reach...


Schumacher Jr claims maiden victory in F4

MICK Schumacher enhanced the famous name yesterday by claiming victory in only his third Formula Four race on his...


Juve loses in derby marred by violence

JUVENTUS was prevented from clinching a fourth consecutive Serie A title with a 1-2 loss at Torino yesterday in...


Kipchoge, Tufa win London marathon

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge got the better of compatriot and defending champion Wilson Kipsang in a fierce battle over...


Arsenal 'boring', not Chelsea: Mourinho

CHELSEA manager Jose Mourinho claimed that Arsenal were more deserving of the "boring" epithet after his team closed...

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Is this the world's smallest egg? UK girl spotted tiny egg smaller than a 5-pence piece

IT wouldn’t make much of a breakfast, but this tiny egg could give a schoolgirl and her pet hens a place in the...


New species of mushroom that looks like a man discovered by roadside in UK

A new species of mushroom that looks like a man has been discovered by the side of a road, Daily Mail reported....


Rare creature with 'Teddy Bear Face'

The Ili pika, a rare animal with a teddy bear face and bunny-like ears, finally has been found and photographed...


US couple gets married around the world, holds 38 weddings in 83 days

AMERICAN couple, Cheetah Platt and Rhiann Woodyard, have come up with the ultimate way to celebrate their love:...


US woman: Stomach pains led to surprise birth in shower

A woman stepped into the shower this week to help ease the discomfort of stomach pains. She emerged holding a newborn....



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