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Hungry World Food Day?

[2013-10-16 12:00]

World Food Day is on October 16, and this year focuses on "Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition".

Brown is unique

[2013-10-16 01:46]

Most giant pandas are black and white. But since 1985, the endangered animals with brown fur have been spotted five times. Scientists tell Ma Lie that further studies are necessary to unravel the mystery of such a rare type.

Festive cheer in Xinjiang

[2013-10-16 01:38]

Housing renovation plan makes this year's Eid-al-Adha more joyful in Xinjiang

Chinatowns under threat from gentrification

[2013-10-16 01:12]

Like other ethnic neighborhoods in large US cities, Chinatowns are at risk of disappearing due to accelerated gentrification, according to a new report.US Chinatowns face risk of disappearing: year-long study warns

Nation honors father of Xi Jinping

[2013-10-16 00:57]

China honored the 100th anniversary of the birth of Xi Zhongxun, a late top political leader and the father of President Xi Jinping, on Tuesday with a symposium at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

Tourists rescued from Qomolangma

[2013-10-16 00:46]

All tourists stranded by a snowstorm at the northern base camp of Mount Qomolangma were evacuated on Tuesday.

New Yorkers celebrates Columbus Day

[2013-10-15 09:48]

Tens of thousands of marchers, together with dozens of marching bands and floral boats celebrate the Columbus Day on Monday.

Smartphone firm rockets into the US

[2013-10-15 00:03]

Few Chinese companies have managed so far to gain a footprint in the huge and profitable US market. But more Chinese firms are trying to establish a presence there, especially smartphone makers such as ZTE.

Storm swamps car insurance firms

[2013-10-14 23:57]

Car insurance companies have received tens of thousands of claims from drivers after Shanghai was lashed by a fierce rainstorm last week, the heaviest to hit the city in five decades.

Canton Fair to promote yuan use

[2013-10-14 23:53]

Transactions during the China Import and Export Fair, the country's largest trade event, will be for the first time announced in the form of yuan settlement, organizers said on Monday.

3 US economists share 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics

[2013-10-14 20:31]

The 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to US economists Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller for their empirical analysis of asset prices, announced the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on Monday.

Vintage cars gather in downtown Beijing

[2013-10-14 15:14]

Forty vintage cars of world famous brands are exhibited on the bustling commercial street of Wangfujing in Beijing, capital of China, Oct 11, 2013.

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