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Poetic tribute to farmers

A Chinese movie, based on the stories of villagers striving to get out of poverty, is gaining support at the box office.

October 20, 2017

Chimes of Big Ben to be quieter, slightly out of time when coming back

Big Ben and the quarter bells will be reconnected at 9 am local time on Nov 9 and adjusted throughout the day to ensure the correct time.

October 20, 2017

Terms for creativity

The awarding ceremony for the Logo Design Contest of China's 24 Solar Terms was held in the nation's capital as part of this year's Beijing Design Week.

October 18, 2017

Pink diamond once among French crown jewels to be auctioned

Christie's says it will auction the 19-carat pink diamond, "Le Grand Mazarin," for the first time in 130 years.

October 18, 2017