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Burn victim to receive plastic surgery to fix facial scars

A 10-year-old boy who was left with severe facial scars after a burn accident six years ago will receive free treatment at Shanghai Huamei Plastic Surgery Hospital.

City to stage equestrian event

British etiquette expert Diana Mather poses with a warm-blooded horse at an equestrian exhibition at CITIC Pacific Plaza on Nanjing Road W. yesterday.

Aid from many countries but more needed

A Chinese army aircraft which carried 37 medical workers and 20 tons of rescue equipment and supplies arrived at Kathmandu’s airport yesterday evening. In the morning, a 58- strong medical team from southwest China’s Sichuan Province had arrived in the quake-hit country, bringing with them 13 tons of medical aid.


Canadian woman to pay victim’s family 600,000 yuan as compensation deal reached in Great Wall fatal fall case

RELATIVES of a woman who died after falling over on the Great Wall will reportedly get 600,000 yuan (US96,774) in compensation from...


Environmental violations up 45% in first quarter

Over 470 environmental protection law violations were recorded during the first quarter of 2015, up nearly 45 percent from the same...

China to inspect water pollution prevention, control

Shanghai residents rank first in disposable income

Disposable income among Shanghai residents during the first quarter averaged 14,153 yuan (US$2,280), according to local statistics...


Prisoners stand trial for NE China jailbreak

THREE prisoners stood trial on Tuesday in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province for allegedly killing a prison guard and escaping...


Energy

PetroChina Q1 earnings plunge 82%

PetroChina Q1 earnings plunge 82%

A PetroChina gas station is seen in Shanghai. Chinese oil giant PetroChina yesterday...

Foreign Views

Digging in to protect our precious soils

The United Nations has declared 2015 to be the International Year of Soils, and April 19-23 marked this year’s Global Soil...

Nation

Relief arriving in quake-hit Tibet as death toll there rises to 25

Nation

RESCUE and relief efforts are intensifying in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous...

World

5th term for Nazarbayev

World

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev, gestures during a post-election...

Biz Hub
Internet giants tap e-health care sector to meet demand

CHINA’S Internet giants are trying to expand their presence in the booming mobile and electronics health care market...


Mobile ad income helps Sohu narrow net loss

ONLINE gaming and news portal Sohu said yesterday that its net loss shrank to US$5 million in the first quarter...


Sales of new homes touch 76-week high

SALES of new homes soared to a 76-week high in Shanghai as buying momentum continued to rise, latest market data...


Alibaba to tap smart furniture market

E-COMMERCE giant Alibaba aims to tap the growing smart home furniture market by tying up with a dozen domestic...


Chinese industrial profits narrow decline in March

PROFITS at China’s industrial companies dipped 0.4 percent from a year earlier in March, an improvement from the...


China boasts world’s 2nd biggest wine-growing area

CHINA now has the second-largest wine-growing area in the world after Spain, pushing France into third place, according...

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Police nab 3 suspects for stealing jewelry

THREE suspects have been taken into custody for allegedly stealing more than 50 million yuan (US$8.04 million)...


2 jailed for robbing US dollars

THE Changning District People’s Court yesterday sentenced two men to 14 years in jail for robbing people by offering...


Local projects to use 3D software

SHANGHAI will use a building information modeling software in the construction of major government projects by...


International dance

FROM April 29 to 30, Shanghai Theater Academy will collaborate with International Theater Institute to present...


Fudan charity event

FUDAN University yesterday kicked off its 13th annual campus charity bazaar to raise funds for students from impoverished...


Hostage takers held

Two men who held a hostage at knife point at Shanghai No....


Beidi Road tunnel

CONSTRUCTION began yesterday on an underground tunnel beneath the Beidi Road in Changning District. The 1.7-kilometer-long...


Bus stops moved

THE bus stops at the Hongqiao Airport T1 were moved because of the reconstruction project at the terminal. The...


Red Cross relief for quake-hit

The Shanghai branch of Chinese Society of Red Cross yesterday announced that it had donated 300,000 yuan (US$48,387),...

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Drivers of cars that don’t have Shanghai license plates now face being banned from the city’s

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The zodiac animal of China’s coming Lunar New Year has caused much confusion in the English-speaking

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National

Importer says all lethal bug US ice cream recalled

ALL imports of an American ice cream exposed to lethal bacteria have been recalled, its distributor in China said...


Ex-hospital director ‘in 115m yuan graft’

A FORMER hospital director in southwest China’s Yunnan Province has been accused of taking bribes worth 115 million...


Remembering the dead, and the living

Dawa reverentially lights a ghee lamp in her tent at a temporary camp on the China-Nepal border and murmurs a prayer...

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Feature

Environmental learning takes root in school

At the British International School’s Puxi campus, there are efforts across both our primary and secondary schools...


Small individual choices can add up to big results for environment

The average mobile phone has a lifespan of two years, TVs 10 years and PCs seven years, according to information...


Students enrich themselves by protecting planet

The student-led Environment Club at Yew Chung International School provides students with opportunities to meet...

World

Autistic Filipino boy pleads to stay in Australia

A 10-year-old autistic Filipino boy made an emotional plea yesterday for permission to stay in Australia, as tens...


Assertive role for Japan in US defense deal

Japan and the United States unveiled new guidelines for defense cooperation yesterday, reflecting Japan’s willingness...


South Korea PM steps down over illegal funding scandal

South Korean President Park Geun-hye accepted the resignation yesterday of her prime minister, who had offered...

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Lee’s Olympic hopes soar again

Lee Chong Wei’s dream of winning Olympic gold is back on after the Badminton World Federation gave him the benefit...


Bayern won’t relax despite title

Bayern Munich will not ease up after winning the Bundesliga title with four games to spare as it prepares to face...


Jose defends Chelsea against ‘boring’ jibes

Jose Mourinho has again refuted criticism that his team plays dull football after Arsenal fans jeered the team...


Chinese crew bounces back in Volvo Ocean Race

THE Dongfeng Race Team bounced back from two major setbacks to take the sixth-leg lead in the Volvo Ocean Race...


Ko defends LPGA title

LYDIA Ko secured a late birthday present when she birdied the second extra hole to beat American Morgan Pressel...


Mavs hold off Rockets to stay alive

Al-Farouq Aminu (left) of the Dallas Mavericks dribbles the ball against Corey Brewer of the Houston Rockets during...


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...

Oddly Enough

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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