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Protesters rally for better air quality in front of EU headquarters
World2017-06-18 15:30January 22 2019 22:44:54

Protesters rally for better air quality in front of EU headquarters

Parents attend a buggy parade with their children asking for higher air quality in front of European Union (EU) headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, June 17, 2017.

Three new Chinese nuclear companies in UK
World2017-06-17 12:31January 22 2019 22:44:54

Three new Chinese nuclear companies in UK

Three new companies have been formed to help deliver Chinese nuclear power projects in the UK.

Shaq proposes on Chinese TV
World2017-06-16 13:58January 22 2019 22:44:54

Shaq proposes on Chinese TV

NBA Hall of Famer and renowned jokester Shaquille O’Neal has proposed to Chinese singer and actress Victoria Song during the filming of Zhejiang variety TV show “Beat the Champions”.

IQiyi Pictures to adapt Thai comedy, Chinese stories of the supernatural
World2017-06-16 10:34January 22 2019 22:44:54

IQiyi Pictures to adapt Thai comedy, Chinese stories of the supernatural

Thailand box-office hit comedy film ATM will be adapted into a Chinese movie, iQiyi Pictures announced on Wednesday when releasing its list of new film projects.

US Senate passes new Iran-Russia sanctions, limiting Trump’s power
World2017-06-16 09:17January 22 2019 22:44:54

US Senate passes new Iran-Russia sanctions, limiting Trump’s power

The U.S. Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed new sanctions on Iran and Russia and put a limit on the White House's ability to roll back any Russia sanctions.

Death toll in London residential building fire rises to 12
World2017-06-15 09:44January 22 2019 22:44:54

Death toll in London residential building fire rises to 12

Police confirmed that 12 people have died so far in a massive fire that engulfed a residential building in west London, Sky News reported on Wednesday.

U.S. House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting
World2017-06-15 09:43January 22 2019 22:44:54

U.S. House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting

U.S. House Republican Whip Steve Scalise was in critical condition following surgery after being shot Wednesday morning by a gunman at a congressional baseball practice field in Virginia.

New series of 'Transformers' to hit screen soon
World2017-06-15 09:25January 22 2019 22:44:54

New series of 'Transformers' to hit screen soon

The latest Transformers film will release in China soon after its North America debut, and there are hopes it could do exceedingly well in the country. Xu Fan reports in Guangzhou.

Transformer films get new boost from toys
World2017-06-14 10:34January 22 2019 22:44:54

Transformer films get new boost from toys

Beijing-based movie portal Mtime recently announced plans to team up with U.S. toymaker Hasbro to boost the popularity of the Transformers franchise in China.

US Attorney General calls Russia collusion accusation “detestable lie”
World2017-06-14 08:57January 22 2019 22:44:54

US Attorney General calls Russia collusion accusation “detestable lie”

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday strongly denied the accusation that he colluded with Russia.

Thai PM set to speed up Thailand-China railway project
World2017-06-13 21:25January 22 2019 22:44:54

Thai PM set to speed up Thailand-China railway project

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha confirmed on Tuesday he will use Article 44 next week to accelerate the Thailand-China railway project.

China, Panama establish diplomatic ties
World2017-06-13 11:25January 22 2019 22:44:54

China, Panama establish diplomatic ties

China and Panama signed a communique on Tuesday (Beijing Time) on the establishment of diplomatic relations.

'Wonder Woman' sinks 'The mummy' at N. American box office
World2017-06-12 10:30January 22 2019 22:44:54

'Wonder Woman' sinks 'The mummy' at N. American box office

“Wonder Woman” of Warner Bros. easily remained atop the box office in North America for the second weekend in a row, taking in an estimated 57.18 million U.S. dollars.

Trump accuses Qatar of funding terrorism “at a very high level”
World2017-06-10 13:26January 22 2019 22:44:54

Trump accuses Qatar of funding terrorism “at a very high level”

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday accused Qatar of funding terrorism "at a very high level," urging the Gulf Arab country to stop the funding.

'Wonder Woman' captures the largest film market in Asia
World2017-06-08 14:55January 22 2019 22:44:54

'Wonder Woman' captures the largest film market in Asia

After fighting evil and saving the world for 75 years in comic books and on screen, Wonder Woman, or the Amazonian princess Diana, has just conquered the largest movie market to Asia.

Paris assailant identified, motives remain unclear
World2017-06-07 08:59January 22 2019 22:44:54

Paris assailant identified, motives remain unclear

The suspect who attacked a police officer outside Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Tuesday was identified as an Algerian student, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said.

Top U.S. diplomat in China embassy steps down
World2017-06-06 09:08January 22 2019 22:44:54

Top U.S. diplomat in China embassy steps down

David Rank, Charge d'Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in China, has stepped down, a U.S. State Department official confirmed on Monday.

Ariana Grande returns to Manchester with benefit concert
World2017-06-05 11:39January 22 2019 22:44:54

Ariana Grande returns to Manchester with benefit concert

Ariana Grande, the US singer whose Manchester Arena concert was targeted during a terrorist attack, is now putting on a benefit concert in Manchester.

'Wonder Woman' rules box office with biggest female director opening weekend
World2017-06-05 11:38January 22 2019 22:44:54

'Wonder Woman' rules box office with biggest female director opening weekend

“Wonder Woman” of Warner Bros. topped box office in North America with an estimated 100.5 million U.S. dollars debut weekend, making the Patty Jenkins-directed superhero film the biggest ever opening weekend for a female director.

Sweets shop during Ramadan in Sanaa
World2017-06-05 09:33January 22 2019 22:44:54

Sweets shop during Ramadan in Sanaa

Muslims around the world celebrate Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, in which they abstain from eating, drinking and conducting sexual relations from sunrise to sunset.

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