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Sculpting closer cooperation

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang (right) and French Prime Minister Manuel Valls visit an exhibition of sculptures by Auguste Rodin at the National Museum in Beijing yesterday. The two men later attended a ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of China-France ties.

Dry day in store despite the clouds

A woman wears a face mask on a hazy day on the Bund yesterday. Today is likely to be cloudy and overcast, though should stay dry, the Shanghai Meteorological Bureau said.

Licensed to care ...

A nurse takes care of a baby at a maternity care center in Shanghai yesterday. She is one of the nation’s first 36 licensed nurses specialized in maternity care to have started work in the city.


Adviser says villagers aborting girls

China’s gender imbalance issue is back in the spotlight after pregnant villagers in east China were said to be illegally determining...


Tests reveal how woman in row with police died

A WOMAN who died after a dispute with police officers at a construction site in north China did so from acute respiratory failure,...


China's commerce regulator meets Alibaba's Ma Yun

THE head of China's commerce regulator met with Alibaba's chairman Ma Yun on Friday to exchange opinions on joint efforts to fight...


More Americans remain dissatisfied with income, wealth distribution: poll

MORE Americans remain dissatisfied with the way income and wealth are distributed in the United States, according to a Gallup poll...


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Honoring the fallen in battle

Honoring the fallen in battle

Caskets of slain members of the Philippine Special Action Force who were killed...

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Diversity of Chinese in US colleges on rise

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Guo Yupei does not fit the mold of the traditional Ivy League students from...

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Djokovic makes it to 5th final with Wawrinka win

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A SOLEMN Novak Djokovic will look for positives from his previous clashes at...

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Qatar Airways and IAG deepen ties

Qatar Airways said yesterday it has bought nearly 10 percent of the parent company of British Airways and Spain’s...


Sunac halts HK share trading

SUNAC China Holdings Limited suspended the trading of its shares in Hong Kong yesterday pending the release of...


Ads cue more Apple stores

Apple Inc, which just became China’s No. 1 smartphone vendor, expects to open stores in another five cities based...


Shares drop on weak yuan and IPOs

Shanghai stocks yesterday fell for a fourth straight day as investors were disheartened by several factors such...


Unilever sees high hopes for 3rd plant in Sichuan

Unilever’s third manufacturing plant in Sichuan Province will help the Anglo-Dutch giant meet demand of consumers...


Behaving Kuaidi Taxi users get rewards

Passengers with good credit records are allowed by Kuadi Taxi to pay their taxi fares 20 minutes later after the...

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Unlicensed vendors to be removed

Unlicensed street vendors will be removed from 61 locations this year in a bid to improve urban management, a senior...


City adviser sacked for disciplinary breaches

A district political adviser has been demoted for serious discipline violations, the city’s disciplinary commission...


‘Mercy killing’ toddler has brain surgery

The 18-month-old boy with severe brain damage whose parents asked for mercy killing underwent successful surgery...


Payout for Peng

Shanghai branches of French cosmetics chain Sephora and French cosmetics group Coty have been ordered to pay tennis...


X-rays catch more

New X-ray machines at railway stations have helped to boost the number of forbidden items spotted by 60 percent,...


Peak time to get sick

THE city has entered its peak season for respiratory diseases like the flu, the Shanghai Health and Family Planning...


Man commits suicide

A 50-year-old man jumped to his death yesterday from an apartment building in Huangpu District....


Truck crushes boy

A 15-YEAR-OLD boy was killed by an earth-moving truck while riding his bicycle in Xuhui District on Wednesday afternoon,...

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Writers’ association recruits online poet

A POVERTY-stricken disabled poet has been given a top position in a writers’ association in her hometown, signaling...


Journalists’ body exposes false reports

An investigation by the All-China Journalists’ Association has found that three Chinese publications carried five...


Now you can cruise along the Silk Road

A “MARITIME Silk Road” cruise is being launched next month in South China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, a...

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Former Hudec residence now an affordable boutique hotel

Nicknamed the “Little Park Hotel,” Hubertus Court is a Laszlo Hudec building in every way....


Launching kids on voyage of discovery

Yuan Yixing, a 9-year-old primary school student, likes to spend his spare time closely observing how a snail glides...


Familiar songs as ’60s film to stage as opera

Memories of the 1960s will be revived among audiences in Shanghai as an old movie will be restaged in the form...

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Hacker ‘Messiah’ given 5 years in prison

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Costa slapped with 3-game ban

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NBA stars to observe Chinese New Year

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