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 2018-09-20 19:36 

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Grassroots officials laud new harvest festival...

Huang Guoping, director-general of an aquaculture cooperative in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province, said farmers who are more confident are spotting opportunities they hardly noticed in the past....

 2018-09-20 19:36 

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Grassroots officials laud new harvest festival...

The newly created Chinese Farmers' Harvest Festival will help elevate the social status of agricultural workers and offer them more opportunities, grassroots officials said at a news conference held by the State Council Information Office on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 19:33 

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Scientists map genome of notorious Australian pest, cane toad...

Scientists have unlocked the DNA of one of Australia's most destructive invasive species, the cane toad, with hopes that the information will help stop the spread of the insidious amphibians....

 2018-09-20 19:33 

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Bakery in northwest China offers leftover bread for people in need...

A bakery in northwest China has received multiple thumbs-up from social media users for offering leftover but edible bread for free to people in need.Early the next morning, the shelf placed with leftover bread will be set up outside the shop and would be...

 2018-09-20 19:33 

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Bakery in northwest China offers leftover bread for people in need...

A bakery in northwest China has received multiple thumbs-up from social media users for offering leftover but edible bread for free to people in need....

 2018-09-20 19:33 

Ecns.cn

Scientists map genome of notorious Australian pest, cane toad...

Scientists have unlocked the DNA of one of Australia's most destructive invasive species, the cane toad, with hopes that the information will help stop the spread of the insidious amphibians....

 2018-09-20 19:25 

NHK

Breakthrough in human iPS research...

A team of Japanese researchers has used human iPS cells to create immature reproductive cells that can develop into eggs. This is the world's first achievement of its kind....

 2018-09-20 19:24 

NHK

Putin calls on Abe to continue dialogue...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on his re-election as the leader of the main governing party. Putin called on Abe to continue talks on pressing issues....

 2018-09-20 19:07 

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Guns and daggers destroyed for public safety...

Shanghai police on Thursday crushed illegal guns and banned daggers seized in a crackdown on gun crimes since the beginning of this year....

 2018-09-20 19:07 

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Guns and daggers destroyed for public safety...

Shanghai police on Thursday crushed illegal guns and banned daggers seized in a crackdown on gun crimes since the beginning of this year....

 2018-09-20 18:59 

China Post

Game of the Week? Look no further than Stanford at Oregon...

Here are some things to watch in Week 4 of the Pac-12 Conference football season: GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 7 Stanford is at No. 20 Oregon in a nationally televised game that will most likely have implications in the race for the division title and the confer...

 2018-09-20 18:58 

China Post

Stingy, aggressive defense keys Kentucky's unbeaten start...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's defense has met early season expectations, making big plays while the offense adjusts to a new quarterback. The Wildcats have shut out opponents in the third quarter this season and boasts the SEC's fifth-ran...

 2018-09-20 18:56 

China Post

Chiefs have invested heavily in protecting Patrick Mahomes...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It's a good thing Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes prefers takeout to dining in these days, because the first-year starter would be recognized in any restaurant in Kansas City. Not just because of his Mohawk, either. Ma...

 2018-09-20 18:55 

China Post

Study of puzzling fossils confirms they came from an animal...

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they've confirmed that puzzling fossils from more than 500 million years ago are traces of an animal. That would make it one of the earliest known creatures. The fossils are impressions in rock: oval shapes with in...

 2018-09-20 18:54 

China Post

Cornell review finds academic misconduct by food researcher...

NEW YORK (AP) — Cornell says a prominent professor of food research has resigned after an investigation found he committed academic misconduct. The school says Brian Wansink will retire at the end of the school year next June and that he has been re...

 2018-09-20 18:52 

China Post

Judge refuses to delay US trial of 'El Chapo'...

NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. judge on Thursday rejected a request to put off the trial of notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. Lawyers for Guzman told U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan at a hearing in federal court in Brooklyn that...

 2018-09-20 18:51 

China Post

'Pod Save America' political podcast is coming to HBO...

NEW YORK (AP) — The popular political podcast...

 2018-09-20 18:49 

China Post

As AB Turns; Brown says he's upset Steelers are losing...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers star wide receiver Antonio Brown says he doesn't want to be traded and admitted he's got to do a better job of limiting distractions going forward.Brown raised eyebrows in the aftermath of Pittsburgh'...

 2018-09-20 18:49 

China Post

Sieren's China: A spiraling trade war...

United States President Donald Trump has made good on his threat. Next week, 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion (170 billion) worth of Chinese imports are set to come into force. This comes in addition to the $50 billion worth of tariffs already imposed o...

 2018-09-20 18:48 

China Post

On Basketball: Butler made his move _ now it's Wolves' turn...

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler knows that NBA players can force their way into trades.Forcing their way into a trade that suits the player, that's an entirely different story.Butler has told the Minnesota Timberwolves that he has no intentions of re-...

 2018-09-20 18:48 

Ecns.cn

Children get homework on anger control...

A special homework for primary school students designed for emotion control during the summer vacation has gone viral. The homework set a challenge for students and their parents to "live without anger for 21 days."...

 2018-09-20 18:48 

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Children get homework on anger control...

A special homework for primary school students designed for emotion control during the summer vacation has gone viral. The homework set a challenge for students and their parents to live without anger for 21 days....

 2018-09-20 18:47 

China Post

Slumping USC faces Friday showdown with high-octane Cougars...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Slow starts and early-season upset losses are all-too-familiar occurrences for Southern California in recent years.A September showdown with dangerous Washington State on a short week seems awfully familiar, too.When the Cougars (...

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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U.S. unilateralism harms rule-based multilateral system: former Chinese official...

It's the United States itself," said Zhu Guangyao, one of the leading members of a Chinese think tank delegation which is currently in Europe for high-level exchanges with European counterparts....

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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Haikou, Seoul direct flight resumes after six-month hiatus...

A direct air route has been resumed between Haikou, capital of southern China's Hainan Province and Seoul, capital of Republic of Korea (ROK), after a six-month hiatus caused by scheduling conflicts....

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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60 years on: NW China's Ningxia embraces industrial upgrading...

Photo taken on Sept. 13, 2018 shows the snow scenery in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Xinjiang saw more than 105 million tourists in the first eight months of 2018, up 40.93 percent year on year, according to the Xinjiang tourism...

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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U.S. unilateralism harms rule-based multilateral system: former Chinese official...

America's newly announced tariff measure against China is a unilateral act and has significantly harmed the rule-based multilateral system, a former Chinese vice finance minister told Xinhua in a recent interview....

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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60 years on: NW China's Ningxia embraces industrial upgrading...

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. Continuous optimization of the industrial structure, transformation, and upgrading of traditional industries in the region have become a new ...

 2018-09-20 18:46 

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Haikou, Seoul direct flight resumes after six-month hiatus...

A direct air route has been resumed between Haikou, capital of southern China's Hainan Province and Seoul, capital of Republic of Korea (ROK), after a six-month hiatus caused by scheduling conflicts....

 2018-09-20 18:46 

China Post

No. 1 Alabama's offense overshadowing defense _ seriously...

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — This is not usually a needed reminder, but Alabama's defense is still quite good.The top-ranked Crimson Tide has flipped its usual persona this season with a Tua Tagovailoa-led offense putting up video game-like numbers a...

 2018-09-20 18:45 

China Post

It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street...

NEW YORK (AP) — Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street. Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges. Billions of dollars have poured...

 2018-09-20 18:44 

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China to unveil world's tallest Confucius statue...

The world's tallest statue of Confucius will be inaugurated in eastern China's Shandong Province during this year's Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on Sept....

 2018-09-20 18:44 

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EU, Chinese experts highlight importance of multilateral trade governance system...

A number of European Union (EU) and Chinese experts and former government officials on Wednesday stressed that China and Europe should, through dialogue and cooperation, find a way to safeguard and improve the multilateral trade governance system represen...

 2018-09-20 18:44 

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EU, Chinese experts highlight importance of multilateral trade governance system...

A number of European Union (EU) and Chinese experts and former government officials on Wednesday stressed that China and Europe should, through dialogue and cooperation, find a way to safeguard and improve the multilateral trade governance system represen...

 2018-09-20 18:44 

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China to unveil world's tallest Confucius statue...

The world's tallest statue of Confucius will be inaugurated in eastern China's Shandong Province during this year's Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on Sept. 24....

 2018-09-20 18:39 

Yonhap News

Trump announces names of identified Korean War remains...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the names of two American soldiers whose remains were identified following their return from North Korea in July....

 2018-09-20 18:30 

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S Korean president's approval rating rebounds after summit with DPRK leader...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating rebounded this week thanks to a summit with top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un, a weekly survey showed Thursday....

 2018-09-20 18:30 

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Professor found guilty in Hong Kong 'yoga ball' poison deaths...

A Hong Kong-based university anesthesiologist hatched a murder plot that to others might seem rather off the wall.The couple's maid gave evidence that Khaw and Wong had been sleeping in separate rooms since she had started working for the couple and t...

 2018-09-20 18:30 

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S Korean president's approval rating rebounds after summit with DPRK leader...

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in's approval rating rebounded this week thanks to a summit with top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un, a weekly survey showed Thursday....

 2018-09-20 18:30 

Ecns.cn

Professor found guilty in Hong Kong 'yoga ball' poison deaths...

A Hong Kong-based university anesthesiologist hatched a murder plot that to others might seem rather off the wall....

 2018-09-20 18:29 

Ecns.cn

Eco-yacht to clean oceans fueled by plastic waste collected...

Designs for a $52 million new eco-yacht that will collect plastic from the ocean and recycle it as it sails have been unveiled at Southampton Boat Show. The Ocean Saviour (artist's impression) features two plastic-capturing arms that funnel waste into...

 2018-09-20 18:29 

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Eco-yacht to clean oceans fueled by plastic waste collected...
 2018-09-20 18:28 

Ecns.cn

Huawei to launch first 5G-enabled phone as early as next year...

Huawei Technologies will launch its first batch of phones backed with 5G technology as early as 2019, as the mobile market rapidly grows in China....

 2018-09-20 18:28 

Ecns.cn

Huawei to launch first 5G-enabled phone as early as next year...

Huawei Technologies will launch its first batch of phones backed with 5G technology as early as 2019, as the mobile market rapidly grows in China, a senior Huawei executive said on Tuesday at the ongoing 2018 Summer Davos Forum in North China's Tianji...

 2018-09-20 18:10 

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Finnish tourism bureau attracts Chinese tourists in a creative way...

The tourism bureau of Turku in Finland has become a hit on Sina Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter, after releasing a post saying Turku is just 50 minutes from Stockholm, Sweden....

 2018-09-20 18:10 

Ecns.cn

Finnish tourism bureau attracts Chinese tourists in a creative way...

The tourism bureau of Turku in Finland has become a hit on Sina Weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter, after releasing a post saying Turku is just 50 minutes from Stockholm, Sweden....

 2018-09-20 18:07 

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Fighter jets conduct flight training near S China Sea...

J-11B fighter jets attached to an aviation brigade of the South China Sea Fleet under the PLA Navy take off for a sortie during a live-fire flight training exercise near the South China Sea on September 19, 2018....

 2018-09-20 18:07 

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Fighter jets conduct flight training near S China Sea...
 2018-09-20 18:04 

Ecns.cn

Palace Museum opens first baby care room...

A view of a newly-opened baby care room at the Palace Museum in Beijing, Sept. 19, 2018. It's a first for the museum, also known as the Forbidden City, where previously there was no specific space set aside for the care of babies....

 2018-09-20 18:04 

Ecns.cn

Palace Museum opens first baby care room...

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