Colombia destroys 104 cocaine labs in five days

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A Colombian anti-narcotics policeman stands guard after burning a cocaine lab, which police said belongs to criminal gangs, in a rural area of Calamar in Guaviare state, Colombia, August 2, 2016. GUAVIARE, Colombia – Colombian law enforcement has destroyed 104 cocaine laboratories capable of producing some 100 tonnes of the drug annually, the head of […]

Stefanie Sun releases new EP ‘Rainbow Bot’

Monday, November 20, 2017

Astill photofrom Stefanie Sun’s new EP Rainbow Bot. Singaporean singer Stefanie Sun has released a new EP Rainbow Bot exclusive to Apple Music on August 19.With themes of dreams, bravery and innocence, Stefanie Sun’s new mini album consists of five songs, or five experimental music pieces by Sun herself.”This EP is a gift both to […]

China offers aid to Cape Verde volcano victims

Monday, November 20, 2017

Lava explodes from a volcano next to the village of Portela on Fogo Island November 28, 2014. BEIJING — The Chinese government will provide emergency aid of $500,000 to Cape Verde for relocating victims of recent volcanic activity. Continuous eruption of a volcano on the island of Fogo since Nov. 23 has destroyed a number […]

Ronaldo claims four-goal haul in Elche rout

Monday, November 20, 2017

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his fourth goal against Elche during their Spanish first division soccer match at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid September 23, 2014. BARCELONA – Cristiano Ronaldo continued his prolific start to the season with four goals, including two penalties, as Real Madrid came from behind to beat Elche 5-1 […]

Taiwan TV host testifies in stock scandal

Sunday, November 19, 2017

TV host Xu Xidi testifies at a court in Taipei, Taiwan province on July 3, 2014. Guo Degang to buy US network?Writer Ning Caishen released after detentionTaiwan television entertainer Xu Xidi, better known as Little S, testified at her husband Xu Yajun’s trial last week.Xu Yajun, Xu Xidi’s husband and the head of Top Pot […]

Small stage makes big difference

Sunday, November 19, 2017

A scene from How I Learned to Drive.Of the many such theaters in vibrant Beijing, Li Yangduo’s is not the best located. But she has carved a niche with a repertory that can be called adventurous in this city where new productions are in the hundreds every year. Raymond Zhou reports.At the second anniversary of […]

Lanzhou beef noodles : a way of lifestyle

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Photo taken on Jan 22, 2014 shows a bowl of beef noodles at a noodle restaurant in Lanzhou, capital of northwest China’s Gansu province. With a long history of over 100 years dating back to Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), beef noodle has won fame both at home and abroad. There are over one thousand beef noodle […]

Later visit by US defense chief still sought

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Ministry says efforts made to reschedule following cancellation The Defense Ministry said on Monday that it has maintained communication with the United States on a possible later visit by US Defense Secretary Ash Carter after Carter reportedly canceled a planned visit to China this month.US Defense Secretary Ash Carter attends a news conference at the […]

DPRK fires projectiles into the sea

Friday, November 17, 2017

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea fired six short-range projectiles into the sea on Thursday in a show of defiance hours after the United Nations issued the toughest sanctions in history against Pyongyang for its nuclear test.The Republic of Korea’s Defense Ministry said the six projectiles — either rockets or guided missiles — fell into […]

Ceasefire comes into effect in the Gaza Strip

Friday, November 17, 2017

Palestinian children hold guns as they celebrate with others what they said was a victory over Israel, following a ceasefire in Gaza City August 26, 2014. GAZA – A new Gaza ceasefire came into effect on Tuesday at 7:00 am (0400 GMT), after an agreement, brokered by Egypt, reached between Israel and the Palestinian factions, […]

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