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Surging passenger flows seen as Spring Festival comes to end

Cold wave brings snowfall to China's Jinan

People 'hit the horn' to celebrate Tibetan New Year in Lhasa

Light sculpture show for Valentine's Day held in S. China


Embrace a freezing Valentine's Day with drizzle, gusty wind

AFTER a warm Spring Festival, expect a cold Valentine’s Day. Strong cold air from the north is likely to hit the city this afternoon...


China refutes British latest six-monthly report on Hong Kong

A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Friday refuted the British government's latest six-monthly report to parliament on Hong...


108 dead, 9 missing a week after Taiwan quake

THE death toll from the earthquake that struck southern Taiwan's Tainan city on Feb. 6 had climbed to 108 by 7am Saturday, with nine...


More Chinese films tell 'Monkey King' stories after previous success

CHINESE filmmakers are pouring more money and resources into the modern adaptations of "Journey to the West," a novel written by Wu...


World

About 20 died, 40 injured in multiple collision in Mexico

About 20 died, 40 injured in multiple collision in Mexico

Debris of vehicles burns after a multiple collision at kilometer 143 of Mexico-Veracruz...

Nation

People of Miao ethnic group celebrate Spring Festival in SW China

Nation

People of Miao ethnic group dance to celebrate the Spring Festival in Rongjiang...

Sports

Shaq, Yao and Iverson look to take next step to Hall of Fame

Sports

SHAQUILLE O’Neal should be a lock. Yao Ming and Allen Iverson could join him....

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Home prices increase 31% in 2015

SALES of new homes by floor area rose 12.8 percent last year to 20.1 million square meters, the Shanghai Statistics...


Total spending on advertising down by 2.9%

ADVERTISING expenditure fell 2.9 percent year on year in 2015, with a dip in traditional media sales weighing heaviest...


US creates 151,000 jobs in January

ABOUT 151,000 jobs were created in the United States in January, a deceleration from recent months as firms shed...


COSCO to bid for Greek rail network

CHINA’S COSCO is expected to make an offer for Greece's rail network after earlier becoming the sole bidder...


Toyota lifts earnings forecast on strong Q3

Toyota has raised its full-year earnings forecast after its third-quarter profit rose by almost 5 percent as a...

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Broke welder ‘targets ATM’ Broke welder ‘targets ATM’

A migrant welder who allegedly attempted to steal money from an ATM by cutting it open early yesterday morning...


Residents reach for library cards Residents reach for library cards

SHANGHAI residents are increasingly voracious readers, according to the latest figures from the Shanghai library....


Police prepare for New Year worshippers Police prepare for New Year worshippers

POLICE say they are prepared to deal with the large crowds of worshippers expected to descend on the City God Temple...


Missing man found dead on mountain Missing man found dead on mountain

A Shanghai student who went missing last month during a trip to Huashan Mountain in Shaanxi Province has been found...


Blanket of pollution under sunny skies Blanket of pollution under sunny skies

THE smog blanketing the city yesterday is likely to persist and possibly worsen today under sunny skies, say forecasters....

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The 2016 Chinese New Year falls on February 8, and it includes a week-long holiday. How will/did you celebrate it?





National

Chinese border region on high alert after first reported case

Southwest China’s border province of Yunnan is on high alert for Zika, providing 24-hour laboratory tests for the...


Taiwan mourns its quake victims as toll rises to 94

TAIWAN yesterday held a memorial service for the victims of last weekend’s earthquake as the official death toll...


158 relocated after tremor in Xinjiang

A total of 158 people had been moved to safety as of yesterday evening, after a magnitude 5 earthquake struck a...

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Music is ‘real life’ for traveling performer

AT 74, pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim is still as passionate as ever when it comes to performing. Born...


Finding an appropriate home for the city’s history

EDITOR’S note: Doug Young has lived and worked in China for 15 years, much of that as a journalist for Reuters....


Maestro reflects on ‘universal language’

Riccardo Muti, the 75-year-old Italian maestro known for both his talent and toughness on the podium, believes...

World

Hopes fade for probe that landed on comet

European scientists have given up hope of restoring contact with space probe Philae, which successfully landed...


Independent to stop print edition

Britain’s Independent newspaper is to disappear from news stands next month after its Russian owner said the 29-year-old...


SKorea, US to hold missile defense talks

Looking to take a harder line after North Korea’s recent nuclear test and rocket launch, Seoul and Washington will...

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FIFA bans Valcke for 12 years

Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke became the latest high-profile soccer official to be sidelined from...


Waugh hits back in Warne row

STEVE Waugh hit back at Shane Warne after he reignited a feud between two of Australia’s greatest players, saying...


Australia gains from umpiring drama

Australia’s players feared another backlash from New Zealand fans after a contentious no ball decision went in...


Rose has a day to remember in Pebble debut

Justin Rose, a US Open champion and the No. 7 player in the world, shot a 6-under 66 his first time playing Spyglass...


Fans plan protest at Arsenal

FAN protests have been the theme of the week in European soccer — and there could be another on the way in the...


Van Gaal uncertain about future

Louis van Gaal has confessed he does not know if he will still be Manchester United manager if the team fails to...


Backdated doping ban for shuttler

The Badminton World Federation has announced a backdated seven-month doping ban for Yu Xiaohan on the eve of the...

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Crocodile takes a swim in Florida swimming pool

A resident of the Florida Keys found a surprising visitor Thursday in his swimming pool: a more than six-foot-long...


A blending of architectural styles?

Photo taken on Dec. 6, 2015 shows the exterior of a building complex with both Chinese and western architectural...


‘Lump’ found in local woman's spleen was actually a fetus

SURGEONS at Renji Hospital yesterday removed a woman’s spleen after discovering that a mysterious lump inside it...


Uninvited guest welcomed to enjoy honey feast at village apiary

A wild giant panda showed up inside an apiary Tuesday afternoon in a village in Sichuan Province and did not leave...


Lawsuit filed in US on behalf of monkey who snapped selfies

US animal rights activists filed an unusual lawsuit on Tuesday on behalf of a macaque monkey who snapped selfie...



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