isitors are surrounded by a projection of art by Dutch post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh at a National Museum of Chi na exhibition in Beijing on Saturday. The exhibition presents digitized versions of over 200 of the ar he artworks of painter Vincent van Gogh are vividly brought to life at an immersive digital exhibition in Beijing, Lin Qi reports. Sunflowers gently wave in the breeze, windmills start to turn, and sitting in front of a canvas, an artist selects a color from a pile of paint tubes. Then, the scene suddenly changes: A vase of blooming flowers app ears and the water inside startsRead More →

crash involving 上海419女神会所a bus carrying a junior ice hockey team has killed at least 14 people and critically injured three others in Saskatchewan, Canada. The Humboldt Broncos team, which has members aged between 16 and 21, were en route to a play-off game when their bus collided with a lorry on a rural road. The identities of the dead have not yet been released by officials. Tributes have been paid across Canada, including by Prime Minist er Justin Trudeau, who tweeted his condolences. The lorry and bus collided on Friday at a round 17:00 local time (23:00 GMT) on Highway 35, north of Tisdale inRead More →

e development of the Internet Plus model. This will help foster new drivers of g rowth, deliver better services, boost consumption and expand employment,” Li said. A 52-year-old man from Southwest China’s Sichuan province will sit f or the national college entrance examination, or gaokao, on Friday for the 23rd time. Liang Shi, who was born in 1967 in Wengong township, Rensh ou county, Sichuan province, took the gaokao for the first time in 1983 and also in the two following years, as his teacher parents insisted. Liang, the fourth child in his family, said he realized his parents wi shed their five children would study in university,Read More →

nternational Children’s Day since he became president in 2013, showing his care for their growth and his hope for them to carry on endeavors to realize the nation’s dreams. International Children’s Day falls on June 1 every year. In May 2013, while inspecting a school devastated by an earthquake in Sichuan province, Xi told students to turn their trauma into a source of strength, urging them to be strong, brave and united. When visiting a primary school in Beijing’s Haidian district in 2014, Xi spoke of the ne ed to guide children to set high goals and create conditions for them to grow into adulthood.Read More →

According to a news release from the local fire department, the battery of an electric bicycle parked beside a building for s tudents ignited, starting the fire. The incident is still being investigated and some people have been detained. This is not the first fatal fire caused by an electric bicycle. In December 2017, five people were killed and nine injured when an electric bike started a fire in Beijing, and in July last year, one person was killed and another injured in Wuxi, Jiangsu province. In fact, type “electric bicy cle” and “fire” into any online searching engine and you will get hundreds ofRead More →

ndreds of security guards daily during peak seasons. In October, when it had a record number of travelers, the ad ministrators decided to seek help from local universities for international volunteers, Liu said. The lake, spanning a total of 60 square kilometers in the heart of Hangzhou, is ne ar to one of China’s oldest Buddhist temples and is surrounded by lush green hills. During the recent holiday, it was one of the most popular tourist spots amo ng millions of domestic travelers, along with the Great Wall and the Forbidden City. “It’s not only about giving tourists directions to the toilet or preventing peopleRead More →

s landmarks of the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 Beijing China, the China Pavilion and the Intern ational Pavilion are attracting large numbers of visitors thanks to their unique designs and functions. Covering an area of 5 square kilometers, the expo is being held in the capital’s Yanqing district. Following the ancient wisdom of the Chinese people, the China Pavilion takes the sh ape of a green building that can “breathe” and has “life”, as described on the exhibition’s official website. Core portions of the pavilion are composed of terraced fi elds. Functions of both irrigation and insulation are at play, and the fields help reduceRead More →

better short-term memory and faster reaction times compared with the control group, acco rding findings published March 27 in the China-based journal National Science Review. The study also found that transgenic monkeys’ brains took longer to develop, in a similar fashion to humans. The experiment has divided the scientific community however, with a number of Western scientists criticizing it as uneth ical, while some went as far to suggest, perhaps ironically, that it could lead to a Planet of the Apes-type scenario. The Kunming Institute of Zoology told China Daily in a statement that the experiment was ethically approved in 2010. In 2015 the animal rightsRead More →

 golden rice bowls passed down from our ancestors,” said Lu, 61. “We cannot afford to lose them.” The local terraced fields have been in existence for about 1,300 years when the Hani people built a complicated channel system to direct water from the forested hillto p to nurture paddies on mountain slopes. The natural and cultural wonder was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list in 2013. It has not always been plain sailing. In the 1960s, a blight caused for est coverage to drop to just 17 percent, threatening the terraced fields with a devastating drought. The situation improved in recent decades after ChinaRead More →

stepped up efforts in recent years to treat Taiwan compatriots equitably. Last year, the mainland released 31 measures related to ec onomic and cultural exchanges and cooperation with Taiwan, offering the same opportunities as m ainland residents enjoy in education, doing business and living on the mainland. To date, 72 local authorities in 25 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities have formulated implementation measures, with many pub lishing more details, including policy interpretations, public services and contacts, An said. Over the past year, more than 2,000 enterprises from Taiwan on the mai nland have benefited from a new favorable tax policy. More than 100 Taiwan companiesRead More →