China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, and latest nuc

More than 60 countries will send delegations to join multinational naval events marking the anniv ersary, and over 30 countries of them will send major navy leaders to participate, according to Qiu. Nearly 20 foreign vessels of various capabilities, including destroyers, frigates and landing ships, will join Chinese vessels in the naval parade, sh owing … Read moreChina’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, and latest nuc

Viewpoint Adding gene-editing in draft civil lawnceptual art

On Saturday, a new item was added to China’s draft civil law, which put s all medical and scientific research related to human genes and embryos under stricter re gulation. Two experts shared their views with China Daily’s Zhang Zhouxiang: One major change this time is that embryos are clearly included in the draft regulation. … Read moreViewpoint Adding gene-editing in draft civil lawnceptual art

Wang, the Chinese think tank member, said many of

nternational relations scholars of his generation think of the US as an example of the value of “freedom, democracy, fairness and human rights”. “But those words are no longer applicable to describe the US today,” he said. Wang said that for him, cancellation of the visa is nothing m ore than a short-term absence from … Read moreWang, the Chinese think tank member, said many of

The most recent incident was Saturday in Jinjiang, Fujian

when the late Qing Dynasty residence of Wu Lu, the province’s last zhuangyuan (top scorer on imperial examinations), was damaged. Fire this year also destroyed a bridge dating from four centuries ago in Nanping, Fuji an, a Qing Dynasty residence in Wenzhou, Zhejiang, and an office structure from the 1930s in Fuzhou, Jiangxi. The operators … Read moreThe most recent incident was Saturday in Jinjiang, Fujian

The museum has some 50 firefighters on duty around

he clock, a fire engine, over 160 hydrants, thousand of extinguishers, and fire walls, officials said last year. But not all relics have such rigid supervision. A joint comprehensive survey was started in Septemb er by the administration and the Ministry of Emergency Management. It found that 33 major institutions still don‘t meet stan dards, … Read moreThe museum has some 50 firefighters on duty around

The lawsuit accused Liu and JD on six counts of false im

prisonment, civil assault and battery, as well as sexual assault or batter y, seeking damages in excess of $50,000, according to a report from Reuters. The court filing said JD is “vicariously liable” for Liu’s behavior as his alleged actions happened while he was “seemingly” at work-related activities, and the assault and battery began in … Read moreThe lawsuit accused Liu and JD on six counts of false im

Abe to send envoy to Belt and Road ForumAbe will

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will send his special envoy Toshihiro Nikai, secretary-general of the rulin g Liberal Democratic Party, to attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing. In a news conference held by the Japanese embassy in China on Monday, Takeshi Osuga, J apanese Foreign Ministry spokesman, said Nikai … Read moreAbe to send envoy to Belt and Road ForumAbe will

Military drill near Taiwan ‘necessary’sman for the State Coun

Mainland slams response by island’s leader, who called exercise ‘a threat’ A spokesman for the Chinese mainland said a military drill by Chinese bombers and warships around Taiwan on Monday was routin e and slammed the island’s administration for misleading the Taiwan people and hyping tensions. On Monday, various warships, bombers and reconnaissance aircr aft … Read moreMilitary drill near Taiwan ‘necessary’sman for the State Coun

In early April, the US increased military interactions

with the island by officially acknowledging that military personnel have been posted in the Taipei office of the American Institute in Taiwan since 2005. US weapons manufacturer Raytheon was also granted a $9 million contract to upgrade Taiwan’s Patriot missile defense system. Senior Colonel Liang Fang, a professor at PLA National Defense Universit y, said … Read moreIn early April, the US increased military interactions

We will rebuild this cathedral all together and it is un

tedly part of the French destiny and the project we will have for the coming years … a national subscription will be launched, and well beyon d our borders we will appeal to the greatest talent, and there are many who will come to contribute and rebuild,” Macron said. We will rebuild Notre Dame, because … Read moreWe will rebuild this cathedral all together and it is un