On 23rd January 2012, Chinese ambassador to UK Liu Xiaoming had a live and one-on-one interview with Jeremy Paxman on BBC 2’s Newsnight programme. The China Times has retrieved the detail of the interview from BBC, the audio download and transcript of the interview go as follows, you may also visit the Chinese version (驻英大使刘晓明接受BBC专访) […]
The famous American billionaire Warren Buffett has expressed good wishes for the Chinese New Year in an unusual way. Broadcasted on one of the most watched programs in the world, the staging of the businessman is neat. Warren Buffett once again hit the headlines. After his famous “Tax me” calling to the U.S. Congress, the […]
After the death of Kim Jong Il, many North Korean people, including soldiers, citizens and students, have participated in the memorial activities.
Photographer Li Yuning recorded the inner world of military policewomen who were born in 1990s. Li works in Zhengzhou, Henan. Been a journalist in Political Department of the Armed Police, Li Yuning said it is not the military life but those people in uniform attract him. “I don’t have to discover the story, the story […]
Former Chinese NBA player Yao Ming, the most popular and recognized sportsman in China and announced his retirement from professional basketball last July 20, will stay in his hometown to study in Shanghai Jiaotong University, one of the most prestigious universities in China. Yao’s agent Zhang Mingji, announced the decision and said that the basketball […]
Top of the country’s fortune list, Liang Wengen may soon join the governing body of the People’s Republic. In autumn 2012, the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party may welcome a billionaire in its Central Committee, for the first time in the nation of “workers and peasants”. Aged 57, Liang Wengen, the richest man […]
Chinese Blogger Michael Anti (wiki) was awarded the “M100 Sanssouci Media Award” in Potsdam this Thursday. Previous winners of this international media conference were, among others, Bernard Kouchner, founder of the organization “Doctors without Borders,” Ingrid Betancourt, who sat for years in Colombian hostage, and the Dane Kurt Westergaard, who is threatened because of his […]
Miss China Luo Zilin (罗紫琳) is training to be less Chinese for the Miss Universe pageant to be held on Sep.12 in Sao Paulo. In fact, she is now called Roseline. On September 12, 89 contestants from around the world will compete for the title of Miss Universe in 2011. Among them, Luo Zilin, Miss […]
The leaders of China from late 19th century to 1949. Short-term Prime Ministers are not included.
As of 9:41 pm Wednesday, Yao Chen, famous Chinese actress nicknamed “Queen of microblog”, had reached 10,000,720 fans on her Weibo (microblog in Chinese), a Twitter-like service operated by Chinese Internet portal Sina. The figure is remarkably close to 12 million followers of Lady Gaga’s Twitter account. Sina crowned Ms.Yao “Queen of microblog” in January, […]