China World Business Sports Showbiz

At least one killed in London attack
World2017-06-04 09:38January 21 2019 02:53:30

At least one killed in London attack

Police in London have confirmed that more than one person is dead following a suspected terrorist attack in the UK capital.

Downton Abbey actor reminisces as exhibition about drama heads East
World2017-06-01 19:30January 21 2019 02:53:30

Downton Abbey actor reminisces as exhibition about drama heads East

For hundreds of millions of TV viewers, Downton Abbey offered an insight into the opulent life of the upper-class Crawley family as it struggled with the social and political upheavals of the early 20th century.

Animating the world
World2017-06-01 11:00January 21 2019 02:53:30

Animating the world

MIP China Hangzhou International Content Summit saw more than 250 participants from more than 130 movie and television companies from 19 countries and regions. Chinese contents now starts going abroad and animating the world.

Theater live booming in China
World2017-06-01 10:31January 21 2019 02:53:30

Theater live booming in China

A new form of theater, which can be watched on the big screen, is gaining favor among young Chinese audiences and enriching performing arts in China.

Female zookeeper killed by tiger in British zoo park
World2017-05-30 09:28January 21 2019 02:53:30

Female zookeeper killed by tiger in British zoo park

Britain's Cambridgeshire Police confirmed Monday evening that a female zookeeper has been killed at the Hamerton Zoo Park in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.

British Airways cancels all flights owing to IT failure problems
World2017-05-28 13:56January 21 2019 02:53:30

British Airways cancels all flights owing to IT failure problems

British Airways has cancelled all flights from Heathrow and Gatwick until 6 p.m. on Saturday because of computer problems, BBC reported.

Adaptation of Japanese mystery novel ‘Edge of Innocence’ to hit theaters Saturday
World2017-05-26 10:30January 21 2019 02:53:30

Adaptation of Japanese mystery novel ‘Edge of Innocence’ to hit theaters Saturday

Chinese movie Edge of Innocence, another adaptation of a Japanese murder mystery novel after The Devotion of Suspect X, is set to hit big screens in the Chinese mainland Saturday, iQiyi Pictures announced Wednesday.

Queen Elizabeth II visits young victims of Manchester bombing
World2017-05-26 09:07January 21 2019 02:53:30

Queen Elizabeth II visits young victims of Manchester bombing

Queen Elizabeth II arrived in Manchester Thursday to visit children and young people injured in Monday's terror bombing at the Manchester Arena.

7th person linked to Manchester attack detained by police
World2017-05-25 21:07January 21 2019 02:53:30

7th person linked to Manchester attack detained by police

A man in connection with the Manchester bombing attack has been arrested, according to a police statement released on late Wednesday.

Armed soldiers deployed, 3 more arrests made after Manchester attack
World2017-05-24 19:58January 21 2019 02:53:30

Armed soldiers deployed, 3 more arrests made after Manchester attack

Armed soldiers have been deployed guarding Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street, the Houses of Parliament and foreign embassies, police in the British capital said Wednesday.

Indian drama 'Dangal' continues to lead Chinese box office
World2017-05-24 11:01January 21 2019 02:53:30

Indian drama 'Dangal' continues to lead Chinese box office

The Indian drama “Dangal” held the top spot for a second week in the Chinese film market, earning 358 million yuan (51.97 million U.S.dollars) in the week ending May 21.

Britain raises terror threat level from “severe” to “critical”
World2017-05-24 08:51January 21 2019 02:53:30

Britain raises terror threat level from “severe” to “critical”

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday night that the country's terror threat level has been raised from "severe" to "critical", its highest level.

Deaths, injuries in explosion at Manchester Arena at end of concert
World2017-05-23 08:54January 21 2019 02:53:30

Deaths, injuries in explosion at Manchester Arena at end of concert

A number of fatalities were confirmed early Tuesday after major incident was declared at the Manchester Arena after an explosion as thousands of people left a concert.

Trump due on Egypt visit to mend soured ties under Obama
World2017-05-21 19:31January 21 2019 02:53:30

Trump due on Egypt visit to mend soured ties under Obama

U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday he will visit Egypt soon at an invitation from Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to mend soured ties under former U.S. administration, official MENA news agency reported.

Rouhani takes lead in Iran's presidential race
World2017-05-20 17:12January 21 2019 02:53:30

Rouhani takes lead in Iran's presidential race

The preliminary vote count shows that Iran's incumbent President Hassan Rouhani is taking the lead in the presidential race so far, an Iranian election official announced in the state IRIB TV live broadcast.

Japanese cabinet okays bill allowing emperor to abdicate
World2017-05-19 19:54January 21 2019 02:53:30

Japanese cabinet okays bill allowing emperor to abdicate

Japan's government has approved a bill to allow Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate.

Cannes 2017: Chinese films absent but publicity seekers abound
World2017-05-19 15:01January 21 2019 02:53:30

Cannes 2017: Chinese films absent but publicity seekers abound

In the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, Chinese faces abound, adding more glitter to the glamorous red carpet event. However, movie entries from the Asian country are in dearth.

British firm to release China-backed movie
World2017-05-19 14:31January 21 2019 02:53:30

British firm to release China-backed movie

British film company BB88 has released stills and information about its latest venture Giantland, the first of three independent films it is making with the backing of Chinese film and TV financier Zhongze Culture Investment.

Film festival jurors announced
World2017-05-19 09:32January 21 2019 02:53:30

Film festival jurors announced

The jury panel for the Golden Goblet Award of the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival was announced yesterday.

EU fines Facebook 110 mln euros over WhatsApp takeover
World2017-05-18 20:31January 21 2019 02:53:30

EU fines Facebook 110 mln euros over WhatsApp takeover

The European Commission on Thursday imposed a fine of 110 million euros (122 million U.S. dollars) on Facebook for providing misleading information about WhatsApp takeover.

News:
China World Business Sports Showbiz Audio
Video:
C4 My Chinese Life The Sound Stage China Revealed Showbiz Video Travel Video
Photos:
China World Fun Travel Entertainment Sports
Travel:
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou
Lifestyle:
Live Music Opera & Classical Movies Traditional Shows Exhibitions
Learn Chinese:
Chinese Studio Living Chinese Everyday Chinese Just For Fun Chinese Culture Buzzwords