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  1. Sanlitun street feels a crunch

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 06:13 www.china.org.cn
    The face-lift of a section of the Sanlitun area of Beijing has begun, with demolitions raising mixed feelings among foreigners and locals as a decades-old bar street will likely…
  2. Macao visitor arrivals up 5.6 pct in Q1

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 06:13 www.china.org.cn
    Macao's tourist arrivals in the first quarter increased 5.6 percent year-on-year, with overnight visitors rising by almost 12 percent, the special administrative region (SAR)'s statistics service said on…
  3. Tips in Wuxi

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 05:48 www.china.org.cn
    Donglin Academy: Established in the year 1111, the academy was a center for neo-Confucianism on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. It appealed to scholars who deplored moral laxity and intellectual weakness. Well versed in state affairs and passionate about destiny of the nation, these academics, known as the Donglin Party, formed a court clique which wielded tremendous influence for decades. In 2002, after a complete renovation, the Donglin Academy was opened to the public.…
  4. Wuxi, city of the Grand Canal

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 05:48 www.china.org.cn
    The city of Wuxi is a time-honored hub for commerce and transportation in southern Jiangsu Province. Through it runs the Grand Canal. Lying west of Shanghai and east of Nanjing, bounded northward by the Yangtze River and with Taihu Lake to its south, Wuxi is at the core of the vibrant, densely populated Yangtze River…
  5. All in the best possible taste?

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 05:48 www.china.org.cn
    They say that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder. What some people might consider as excessively ornate to the extent of kitsch can nevertheless often raise a smile or two. But surely no-one who passes the incomparable China House in the city of Tianjin, some 120 km southeast of Beijing, could fail to be intrigued, and wonder what its interior might be…
  6. Garden creator an enigma, his legacy an open book

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 01:43 www.china.org.cn
    Suzhou is famous for its classic Chinese gardens, but one doesn’t have to leave home to appreciate the tranquility and gran­deur of gardens that once attracted and inspired scholars and ar…
  7. Dongchuan: the home of Yunnan’s red earth

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 01:15 www.china.org.cn
    Yunnan, arguably the most diverse province in China, is a photographer’s paradise for both its mix of ethnic minorities and splendid l…
  8. Murals in Hebei to be restored

    China.org.cn - Travel 04.25 / 00:58 www.china.org.cn
    (Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn) Six experts from Dunhuang, Northwest China's Gansu province who specialize in restoring fresco paintings started the meticulous work at the Shijiazhuang Pilu Temple Museum recently, the museum said. With an investment of more than 2 million yuan ($291,000), the restoration work will take about a year, during which… …
  1. Woman Shares Home with 1,500 Pet Tarantulas

    Odditycentral.com - Lifestyle 04.25 / 14:13 odditycentral.com
    Most people get chills down their spine at the simple thought of a tarantula, but one Indonesian woman literally can’t get enough of them. 28-year old Ming Cu has been collecting tarantulas since 2010, and she now has 1,500 of them living in her home. Ming Cu’s obsession with tarantulas began 7 years ago, when…
  2. Poo Couture – Dutch Designer Turns Cow Manure into Fashionable Clothing

    Odditycentral.com - Lifestyle 04.25 / 12:44 odditycentral.com
    With cattle breeding at an all time high, manure has become one of the world’s greatest environmental hazards, but one Dutch artist is using chemistry to turn into something that is both eco-friendly and valuable. Her innovative technique turns manure into a variety of useful materials like clothing fabric, bio-degradable plastic and paper. In recent…
  3. Chocolate addict? Jackfruit seeds cheap substitute to produce chocolaty aromas

    Indianexpress.com - Life style 04.25 / 10:38 indianexpress.com
    Rustic dark chocolate and cacao beans Jackfruit seeds produce chocolaty aromas and could be a potentially cheap, abundant substitute for making chocolates, say scientists in the light of the looming global cocoa bean shortage. Researchers from University of Sao Paulo in Brazil found that compounds found in jackfruit seeds produce many of the same aromas as processed cocoa beans and are a potentially…
  4. India’s ‘Mother of Orphans’ Has Raised Over 1,400 Abandoned Children

    Odditycentral.com - Lifestyle 04.25 / 10:23 odditycentral.com
    The story of Sindhutai Sapkal is one of incredible determination in the face of adversity, rebirth and love of children who nobody else wanted. The 68-year-old has raised over 1,400 orphans, offering them not just food and shelter, but also the love of a real family. Her amazing work has earned her over 750 awards, and …
  5. Academic channeling creative curiosity keeps youth on her side

    Cyprus-mail.com - Lifestyle 04.25 / 09:52 cyprus-mail.com
    THEO PANAYIDES finds a world authority on Venice to have found her sense of belonging years after making the move from housewife to academic   I try to steer clear of cheap flattery, but sometimes it comes unbidden: ‘How do you manage to look so young?’ I blurt out truthfully, and Patricia Fortini Brown beams […] The post Academic channeling creative curiosity keeps youth on her side appeared first on Cyprus Mai…
  6. Break up stress? Placebo effect can heal your broken heart too

    Indianexpress.com - Life style 04.25 / 09:49 indianexpress.com
    Young woman holding ripped heart shaped paper, close up If you have been dumped recently, doing anything that you believe will help you feel better will probably offer a healing touch to the broken heart, say researchers. For decades, research has shown that placebos — sham treatments with no active ingredients — can measurably ease pain, Parkinson’s disease and other physical ailments. ALSO READ |…
  7. World Malaria Day: Here are some effective steps to prevent Malaria

    Indianexpress.com - Life style 04.25 / 08:11 indianexpress.com
    Malaria is a public health problem in several parts of the country. (Source: Thinkstock Images) The theme for World Malaria Day this year is ‘End Malaria for Good’. Malaria is caused due to the Plasmodium parasites which are carried by the female – anopheles mosquito. Out of five, two species of the parasite – P falciparum and P vivax – pose the greatest threat to human…
  8. Troubled by toothache? Here’s how you can avoid it

    Indianexpress.com - Life style 04.25 / 07:43 indianexpress.com
    There’s nothing worse than a toothache. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Look for fluoride in toothpaste, limit acidic drinks, and get your teeth cleaned every six months to keep teeth strong and healthy, say experts. Saurabh Gupta, Prosthodontist and Dental Surgeon at SouthEx Dental, New Delhi, and Unnati Gupta, Nobel Fellow and Senior Implantologist, list down some basic rules for dental hygiene. *…
  1. Eurovision 2017: oikopanel reviews and votes – ranks 14 to 6

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.25 / 12:36 oikotimes.com
    EUROPE – The annual oikopanel review and votes for the Eurovision Song Contest participants begins. Today we present you the positions 14 to 6 as voted by the editors and affiliates of oikotimes.com: Fotis Konstantopoulos, Morten Kaiser, Luka Popovic, Jaime Solloso, Victor Cruz Lafuente, Olivier Rocher, Anastasia Bachas, David Hache, Geoff Lozano, Fred Medeiros, Darren Tompsett, Kyirakos Gold and Elias. Let’s see though how our editors feel about the overall participants…
  2. Greece 2017: This is Love now released in Greek

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.25 / 09:38 oikotimes.com
    39.074208 21.824312 Advertisements Greece Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit…
  3. Eurovision stand in rehearsals: amazing videos from Stockholm

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.25 / 07:08 oikotimes.com
    SWEDEN – It is a tradition for the host broadcaster to conduct stand in rehearsals long before the Eurostars arrive on the spot and start their own rehearsal. This is made in order to finalise the camera work, the graphics and the stage presentation idea which anyway submitted via video to the host broadcaster by the participant artists. In this post you can enjoy some amazing videos from the stand in rehearsals from Stockholm in which talented students took…
  4. Eurovision 2017: information abou EuroVillage

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.25 / 03:09 oikotimes.com
    UKRAINE – The Eurovision Fan Village in Kyiv will open to the public on May 4 with its closing planned for May 14. Located on Khreshchatyk Street, the Fan Village, which will bring together both local and international Eurovision fans, will be open every day between midday and 22.00. It will feature a stage for performances which will include both local Ukrainian artists as well as Eurovision participants, although a list of performers is yet to be made public. Large screens will be…
  5. The first Italian Eurovision radio is a reality

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.25 / 03:05 oikotimes.com
    ITALY – One of the biggest radio stations in Italy Radio105 with more than 4 million listeners per day took the decision to create a s special radio channel 100 % related to the Eurovision song contest. The new radio station is called “Radio Festival for Europe” and is going to entertain the Eurovision fans and much more people in Italy with Eurovision hits from the past, participation from Italy , interviews and more material related to the legendary contest of…
  6. Italy 2017: all time record for Francesco Gabbani; 100 million views for his #Eurovision entry

    Oikotimes.com - Music 04.24 / 21:00 oikotimes.com
    ITALY – It’s the first time that a Eurovision entry gathers 100 million views on YouTube prior to the Eurovision Song Contest. Francesco Gabbani is now in the hall of fame in Italy as well, as his song, Occidentali’s Karma entered the Top Ten of all time viewed Italian songs on YouTube. It took him 2,5 months to break the record. At the moment is 9th video in views in the history of the contest and with this rate it could be number one by mid summer. While the top…
  1. Salman Khan is back from the Da-Bangg tour, will soon join Tiger Zinda Hai unit with Katrina Kaif in Abu Dhabi!

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 15:57 www.india.com
    Check out pics of Salman Khan returning home after Da-Bangg tour! Get ALL deets of Tiger Zinda Hai next schedule…
  2. Kareena Kapoor dressed in an easy-breezy slit maxi beats summer like it’s nobody’s business! (view HQ pics)

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 15:19 www.india.com
    Kareena Kapoor's weight loss journey is…
  3. 5 instances that prove people love to hate Akshay Kumar

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 14:53 www.india.com
    Akshay Kumar is one of the few unlucky ones who get into trouble time and again for no fault of…
  4. Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge ENGAGEMENT: Virendra Sehwag’s Chak De! quip to congratulate the couple is winning the

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 14:37 www.india.com
    Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge's engagement leads to Twitter getting all goofy! Check out Virendra Sehwag's funny…
  5. Bipasha Basu – Karan Singh Grover take airport PDA to an adorable level of mush! (View pictures)

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 14:23 www.india.com
    The monkeys Karan Singh Grover and Bipasha Basu are MADLY in love with each other and while they don't seem to get enough of each other, we can't get over their lovely chemistry and…
  6. When Half Girlfriend actor Arjun Kapoor met rumoured girlfriend Malaika Arora Khan on Nach Baliye 8! 

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 13:59 www.india.com
    Nach Baliye season 8 has just begun and the celebrity jodis are already winning hearts of the viewers. It’s been three weeks to the reality show and two jodis; Siddharth-Trupti and Utkarsha Naik-Manoj Verma had to hang their dancing shoes on the show. With every passing week, the competition is getting tougher and celebrity couples […
  7. Johnny Depp’s ex-wife Amber Heard makes her relationship with Elon Musk official. Check out their picture

    Indianexpress.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 13:40 indianexpress.com
    Amber Heard was on a dinner date with Elon Musk. After the acrimonious split with Hollywood star Johnny Depp in January, Amber Heard is making news for her close association with 45-year-old Tesla billionaire, Elon Musk. The two have been often spotted together and are rumoured to be in a relationship. Now, the actor has turned all the rumours into truth with a picture that she had posted on her…
  8. Did Sonakshi Sinha take a break from Nach Baliye 8 to avoid ex-boyfriend Arjun Kapoor?

    India.com - Celebrities 04.25 / 13:40 www.india.com
    There is more than what meets the eye as far as Sonakshi's absence from Nach Baliye 8 is…
  1. Sonam Kapoor, Athiya Shetty, Aditi Rao Hydari show us how to wear black in summers

    Indianexpress.com - Fashion 04.25 / 15:42 indianexpress.com
    Back in black: Athiya Shetty (L), Sonam Kapoor (C) and Aditi Rao Hydari. (Source: Varinder Chawla and APH Images) Most people opt for soothing hues and prefer to keep away from black during summers but when it comes to celeb style, nothing is predictable. In a country that swears by Bollywood fashion, the likes of Sonam Kapoor has been setting major fashion goals. Recently, the Neerja actress surprised…
  2. Shraddha Kapoor’s summer style: From crochet tops to pinafore, the Half Girlfriend actress tries it all

    Indianexpress.com - Fashion 04.25 / 14:27 indianexpress.com
    Shraddha Kapoor during a promotional round of Half Girlfriend. (Source: Varinder Chawla) Until now, Shraddha Kapoor’s style quotient for Half Girlfriend promotions has been really impressive. The actress who always had a penchant for cool girl-next-door inspired styles was recently seen trying out new trends. The first one that caught our attention was Kapoor in a beautiful military green crochet…
  3. Have a evening party in summer? Learn from Esha Gupta how to master the look

    Indianexpress.com - Fashion 04.25 / 05:00 indianexpress.com
    Elegance is not over rated. (Source: reannmoradian/ Instagram) Not every Bollywood diva has an upper hand in the fashion domain, but Esha Gupta is top notch. It’s better to say style comes easy to Esha Gupta and if truth be told, we think she is one of the best-dressed celebs in Bollywood. More often than not, the Commando 2 actor has given us serious style goals, and this week, she has set some…