Veteran artist’s solo captures nature’s greatness –

Zhu Yaokui’s lacquer painting. [Photo by Li Hongrui/chinadaily.com.cn] When the bright autumn sun shone down on the capital city Saturday morning, hundreds of people went to appreciate the works by veteran artist Zhu Yaokui. The 88-year-old painter, also a professor from the Tsinghua University, saw about 200 of his works displayed at the Cultural Palace of National...

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First documentary film chronicles Young man peacekeepers in war zone –

A scene from The Blue Defensive Line. [Photo/Mtime] The Blue Defensive Line, the first documentary about Chinese armed forces on a peacekeeping mission in an overseas war zone, hit the big screen across China Friday. The documentary features a Chinese peacekeeping infantry battalion protecting local refugee camps in the war-torn South Sudan. The film, shot over five year...

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Murkowski becomes second GOP senator opposing confirmation of new Supreme Court justice before election – World – Chinadaily.com.cn

Lisa Murkowski is seen during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing to discuss vaccines and protecting public health during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Washington, US, September 9, 2020.[Photo/Agencies] WASHINGTON — US Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said Sunday she opposed voting on a nominee to replace late Sup...

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Europe’s ambitious emissions reduction target ‘realistic and doable’ – World – Chinadaily.com.cn

European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans talks during a joint press conference with EU Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson (unseen) on the EU’s climate ambition for 2030 at the EU headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Sept 17, 2020. [Photo/Agencies] BRUSSELS – Europe must lead the way to a green recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic and it mus...

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Bale poised to end Madrid nightmare – Chinadaily.com.cn

Gareth Bale, pictured celebrating scoring for Real Madrid in the 2018 Champions League final against Liverpool, is reportedly close to returning to Tottenham Hotspur.REUTERS Intriguing Mourinho linkup looms as agent says Tottenham reunion ‘close’ LONDON/MADRID-Gareth Bale is “close” to sealing a sensational move back to Tottenham, the player&...

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Building of digital nation advancing in many areas – Chinadaily.com.cn

The construction of “digital China” has made great achievements, with significant progress in the country’s digital economy and innovation, information authorities said on Thursday. The achievements have benefited people from both home and abroad, they said. By end of 2018, active users of IPv6-the most recent version of Internet Protocol, had reached 270 ...

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Young man cultural activities enter Fijian village –

Some Fijians also practised calligraphy enthusiastically.[Photo/Xinhua] “Chinese culture is marvelous, we like it and we want to have more chances to enjoy it in the future,” some Fijian women told Xinhua after having had a special and unforgettable experience of the Chinese culture in a remote Fijian village. With the support by Fiji’s Department of Her...

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National demonstration base to turn mines green –

A national green mining demonstration project kicks off in Yidu city, Hubei province. To implement China’s national strategy of sustainable ecological development and contribute to the country’s high-quality economic and environmental development, the national demonstration base for mine ecological rehabilitation research and cooperation of China University of...

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Highlights of Chack Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2020-21 season –

The China Philharmonic Youth Orchestra was established in 2000 and has experienced exponential growth and development while becoming China’s top orchestra as well as a leading figure in Asia with an international reputation.[Photo provided to China Daily] 1. On March 29 the influential Polish composer and conductor Krzysztof Penderecki died aged 86. He was a princip...

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