• China and France to recount Nanjing Massacre in Europe

    Historical facts of the 1937 Nanjing Massacre are now being showcased in the Memorial de Caen museum in France. The special exhibition, covering 800 square meters, will display more than 270 historical photos, as well as diaries, letters and other documents from diplomats, professors, doctors and reporters from the 1930s.

  • Graduates struggle to break into the UK's job market

    With record numbers of Chinese students studying in the UK, the volume of graduates finding work and getting work visas has not risen proportionally.

  • Wealth of rare art set to go on show

    One of the most important exhibitions in recent decades of rare and historic Chinese ceramics, some of which are almost 12,000 years old, will be held in London next month.

Trump hit by his own lewd remarks about women

Republicans on Friday grappled with a bombshell 2005 audiotape published by The Washington Post in which Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump boasted in vulgar terms about trying to have sex with an unnamed married woman and groping women.

2016 Nobel peace prize provides hope to Colombian people: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday that the 2016 Nobel Prize for Peace has been awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at a critical moment, which provides hope and encouragement to the Colombian people.

US blames Russia for hacking political groups

The United States on Friday blamed Russia for hacking US political sites, an accusation immediately dismissed as "nonsense" by Moscow.

Hurricane Matthew leaves nearly 1.2 mln in US Southeast powerless

Almost 1.2 million homes and businesses were without power late Friday as Hurricane Matthew blasted Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina.

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Solar-powered visitor begins orbiting Jupiter

Soaring over Jupiter's poles, a NASA spacecraft arrived at the solar system's largest planet on a mission to peek behind the cloud tops.

Exploring subterranean space
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