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Tainan becomes member of League of Historical Cities

Tainan becomes member of League of Historical Cities

The League of Historical Cities announced July 25 that the southern Taiwan municipality of Tainan has been approved as a new member. “Membership in the nonprofit intercity organization will raise…

Miraculous ship “Free China” returns to Keelung after 57 years

Miraculous ship “Free China” returns to Keelung after 57 years

Free China, a historic ship that sailed across the Pacific from Taiwan to San Francisco 57 years ago, went on display at the National Museum of Marine Science and Technology…

U.S. House passes resolution apologizing for Chinese Exclusion Act

U.S. House passes resolution apologizing for Chinese Exclusion Act

U.S. House of Representatives on Monday unanimously passed a resolution apologizing for discriminating laws targeting Chinese immigrants at the turn of the 20th century. Congressional leaders hailed the approval of…

World War II bomb dug out in Hanzhong, Shaanxi

World War II bomb dug out in Hanzhong, Shaanxi

A World War II aerial bomb was dug out on a construction site in Hanzhong, Shaanxi on June 4. The bomb was left by Japanese during the bombing of Hanzhong…

21,196.18 km: latest survey unveils the accurate length of the Great Wall

China’s existing Great Wall, which first kicked off construction more than 2,200 years ago, is 21,196.18 kilometers long, according to the latest survey results released by the State Administration of…

4000-year-old prehistoric portraits discovered in Inner Mongolia

4000-year-old prehistoric portraits discovered in Inner Mongolia

Eighteen cliff paintings dating back over 4,000 years have been discovered by archaeologists in northern China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, an official said Sunday. The prehistoric portraits were unearthed in…

Chinese Magazine Covers: Xinhai Revolution

Chinese Magazine Covers: Xinhai Revolution

The Xinhai Revolution, which began with the Wuchang Uprising on October 10, 1911 and ended with the abdication of the “Last Emperor” Puyi on February 12, 1912, is named after…

The Louvre Receives the Forbidden City

The Louvre Receives the Forbidden City

A selection of 130 objects from Beijing Imperial Palace Museum will join the exhibition “The Forbidden City in the Louvre. Emperors of China and the kings of France”, held from…

China Issues White Paper on Peaceful Development

China Issues White Paper on Peaceful Development

China’s Peaceful Development Information Office of the State Council The People’s Republic of China September 2011, Beijing Contents I.The Path of China’s Peaceful Development: What It Is About II.What China…

China Years: The Leaders and Their Red Guards

China Years: The Leaders and Their Red Guards

August 18, 1966, Mao Zedong met with Red Guards in Tiananmen Square for the first time, opened the national Red Guard movement. During the early stage of the Cultural Revolution.…

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