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 2018-09-20 04:05 

Euronews

Live updates: Austria migration, Korea summit and Northern Ireland abortion...

Euronews brings you the latest news and updates as they happen this morning....

 2018-09-20 04:03 

Washington Post

Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped...

After Hurricane Maria, hundreds of Puerto Ricans with treatable ailments like bedsores and kidney problems died agonizing deaths after going without proper medical care...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

ABC Australia

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'Grossly excessive force': Police officer may face assault charge after Byron Bay incident...

An investigation into an incident in Byron Bay where a police officer beat a naked teenage boy with a baton 18 times finds the senior constable used grossly excessive force for which there was "no justification'....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Assad offers condolences to Putin for Il-20 plane crash...
 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Chinese president, wife visit Cambodian King, Queen Mother...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan on Wednesday visited Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk, ahead of the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival, in Beijing....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Industry rules aim to curb indoor pollution...

A national decoration industry association is drafting a standard for rental apartments to improve indoor air quality to protect people's health....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Taking center stage...

As the eastern starting point of the ancient Silk Road, Xi'an has once again become a hub for countries looking to exchange cultural ideas and expand cooperation with China....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Beijing Design Week pays 'homage to life'...

The 2018 Beijing Design Week gets underway on Saturday, with its opening ceremony set to take place at the China Millennium Monument....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Drivers, customers laud Didi's changes...

Drivers and passengers alike appear to welcome the latest safety measures taken by ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing, but they question whether the measures are enough to prevent future crimes....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Space lab working beyond life span...

China's Tiangong II space laboratory, which has exceeded its designed life span, remains in space and is still able to conduct scientific tasks, according to its developer and a leading expert....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Havana ballet fest to feature acclaimed U.S. dancers...

Stars from several U.S. dance companies will take part in a gala performance at the upcoming Havana International Ballet Festival, organizers said on Wednesday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Professor braves storm to reach class on time...

Wang Ke, a professor from Southeast University in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, won applause online for keeping his promise to students by traveling 737 kilometers by taxi in heavy rain brought by Super Typhoon Mangkhut to make it to class on time....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Sand control project pays off in Ningxia...

The distance between the southern edge of the Tengger Desert and the city of Zhongwei in northwest China's Ningxia Hui autonomous region was once just a few kilometers, but it has been expanding over the past several years....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Newly-developed light helicoper begins flight tests...

China's newly-developed AC311A light utility helicopter has entered the plateau flight phase, according to the state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) Wednesday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

China launches twin BeiDou-3 satellites...

China on Wednesday evening successfully sent twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites into space on a single carrier rocket....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

IOC has confidence in Beijing's Olympics plan...

The International Olympic Committee said on Tuesday it was "extremely confident" in Beijing's preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympics, praising a three-fold increase in the number of skiers in China in the past two years....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Dialogue, consultations the only correct way to resolve China-US trade issues...

Dialogue and consultations based on equality, sincerity and mutual respect are the only viable way out for the China-U.S. trade issues, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Xi meets Pakistani army chief...

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday, calling on the two countries to firmly support each other on issues concerning their respective core interests....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Boston Bruins douse Calgary Flames in Beijing...
 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Pompeo says ready to transform US-DPRK ties...

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that the United States is ready to transform its relations with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) immediately....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Late artist's work donated to Tsinghua University...

The late Yuan Yunfu, a well-established artist and former professor of Tsinghua University's arts and design academy, invested a lot of time depicting the elegance of lotus flowers in his later years. He once said that, "Every moment in the life o...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Nadal to skip Asian swing due to knee injury...

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal confirmed on Wednesday that he will miss the Asian leg of the ATP Tour, including the forthcoming tournaments in Beijing and Shanghai to "recover" from a knee injury....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Suspect in Huazhu Group client data theft apprehended...

Police in Shanghai captured a man suspected of stealing customer information from hotel management company Huazhu Group, the Shanghai Municipal Public Security Bureau said on Wednesday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

G7 ministers gather in Canada for climate talks...

Environmental and energy ministers from the Group of 7 gathered on Wednesday for a three-day meeting focusing on joint efforts on climate change, ocean conservation and clean energy....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Chinese fintech company makes NYSE debut...

X Financial, a Chinese tech-driven personal finance company, rang the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) opening bell on Wednesday in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO)....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Forum aims to help Chinese brands go global...

Chinese and French designers and scholars gathered to share insights on the relationship between design and branding as well as possible avenues for cooperation between the two countries at the Sino-French Design and Brand Forum, a panel discussion of the...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

China's poverty alleviation wins impressive achievements: Dutch scholar...

Promoting and putting people first at the international level is a good way to let China's stories and voices be heard by the world, said a Dutch scholar at the Beijing Forum on Human Rights on Tuesday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Wuhan Open welcomes global greats...

Once again, the world's best female players will be showcased at Optics Valley International Tennis Center in Wuhan, Hubei province, from Sept 21-29....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Farmers' harvest festival highlights agricultural tradition, boosts rural economy...

The Chinese Farmers' Harvest Festival is the first of its kind in China, and will be celebrated annually on the autumn equinox as calculated under the Chinese lunar calendar, usually around Sept. 23....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Dubai vows to focus on tourism ties with China...

The Dubai tourism chief said on Wednesday that the Gulf Arab emirate will focus on tourism relations with China....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Belt and Road Big Data Report 2018 released...

The level of cooperation between China and the countries along the Belt and Road has been increasing year on year. The index for 2018 is 47.12, which is 2.01 points and 3.57 points higher than that in 2017 and 2016 respectively, according to a report rele...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

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 04:00 

China.org.cn

Int'l film festival kicks off in Pyongyang...

The 16th Pyongyang International Film Festival kicked off here on Wednesday, with the Chinese film "Operation Red Sea" being screened at the opening ceremony....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Chinese company embraces green energy to drive growth...

The 2018 Summer Davos, held in Tianjin Sept. 18-20, to focus on shaping an innovative society for the fourth industrial revolution, provided an opportunity for some Chinese companies to share their views and experiences in how they have greatly promoted t...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Scenery of Cangxi County in Sichuan...
 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Abe wins 3rd term as ruling party president...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a third consecutive term as president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) in an election on Thursday....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Concert marks third China Youth Music Competition...

Young musicians from China and Germany gathered at the museum of FC Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on September 11 to give a concert as part of the third China Youth Music Competition, which kicked off on September 1....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Quzhou to hold conference to promote city brand...

Quzhou, a city in east China's Zhejiang province, will hold the First Development Conference of Quzhou People & Garden City Construction Forum on Sept. 21-22, inviting Quzhou people to participate in building Quzhou into a vibrant garden city and prom...

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

China boosts liquidity with open market operations...

China's central bank on Thursday injected a liquidity of 70 billion yuan (about 10.2 billion U.S. dollars) through open market operations....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Scenery of Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou...
 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Palace Museum opens first furniture-themed exhibition...

The Palace Museum has for the first time put more than 300 pieces of furniture from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) on display as part of efforts to display more cultural relics to the public....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Meituan Dianping debuts on Hong Kong Stock Exchange...

China's massive O2O service platform Meituan Dianping debuted on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Thursday with a market value of around US$51 billion....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

Central gov't launches new platform to hear from public...

The General Office of the State Council Thursday launched new services on Wechat and Alipay, two of China's most popular apps, to receive complaints and suggestions from citizens....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

ICBC Turkey to step up support for Belt and Road projects...

ICBC Turkey, as the first Chinese financial institution to operate in the country, is taking every opportunity to further promote Sino-Turkish economic and trade cooperation with a view to becoming the leading bank supporting Belt and Road projects....

 2018-09-20 04:00 

China.org.cn

The Moon Grass appears once again in Beijing...

The Moon Grass, an original children's play by the China National Theater for Children, is being staged from September 15 to 24 in Beijing....

 2018-09-20 03:58 

Reuters Africa

China expunges unapproved, foreign content from school textbooks...

China's education ministry has launched a...

 2018-09-20 03:51 

Sydney Morning Herald

Jacinda Ardern to appear on Stephen Colbert's show...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will be taking a seat on comedian Stephen Colbert's couch as she goes on a media blitz in the United States....

 2018-09-20 03:45 

i24 News

Five million children risk famine in war-torn Yemen...
 2018-09-20 03:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Ex-PM Najib Razak faces new corruption charges in Malaysia...

Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund....

 2018-09-20 03:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Malaysia's ex-PM pleads not guilty to new corruption charges...

Police and Malaysia's anti-graft agency say detained former Prime Minister Najib Razak will face new charges of abuse of power and money laundering over the looting of a state investment fund....

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