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  1. Voting begins in French presidential election

    04.23 / 08:29 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Voters on France's European mainland began casting their ballots Sunday in the first round of a presidential election that will weigh on the future of…
  2. PLA denies raising bomber readiness amid peninsula tension

    04.23 / 07:29 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    The PLA confirmed late Friday it was maintaining "normal combat readiness and trainings" along the border with the DPRK and that Chinese aircraft had not been put on "high…
  3. Top DPRK leader stresses self-reliance in farm production for army

    04.23 / 07:29 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), stressed self-reliance in farm production for the army when inspecting an army farm on Saturday, official media reported…
  4. Japan destroyers to start joint drill with US carrier group

    04.23 / 06:52 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) destroyers are to begin a joint drill with the U.S. aircraft carrier Carl Vinson Strike Group in the western Pacific Ocean from Sunday, Japan's defense ministry…
  5. Fearing 'alarming' anti-science policies, tens of thousands take to streets worldwide

    04.23 / 06:38 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Tens of thousands of scientists and their supporters took to the streets in Washington, D.C. and around the world on Saturday to protest against what organizers described as an "alarming" anti-science…
  6. Nepal embassy promotes tourism in Beijing

    04.23 / 06:23 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    The embassy of Nepal held a tourism promotion program in Beijing on April…
  7. DPRK says no dialogue with US without Washington abandoning hostility

    04.23 / 03:44 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Saturday that it is not interested in holding any dialogue with the United States as long as Washington refuses to abandon its hostile policy towards…
  8. 8 killed in crude bomb explosion in eastern India

    04.23 / 03:44 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    At least eight people were killed and more than four others injured in a crude bomb explosion in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal on Saturday, a police official…
  9. rench election crucial for future of Europe

    04.23 / 03:22 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    After a long and chaotic campaign, 47 million French voters will go to the polls on Sunday for the first round of a historic presidential…
  10. China, Australia pledge to further deepen bilateral relations

    04.23 / 01:31 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    China and Australia have pledged to further deepen bilateral relations between the two…
  11. 20 pupils die in traffic accident in S. Africa

    04.22 / 02:17 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Photo taken on April 21, 2017 shows the site of a traffic accident on the R25 between Verena and Bronkhorstpruit in the north of Gauteng, South Africa. [Photo/Xinhua] The South African Gauteng Education Department said Friday that at least 20 school pupils died in a traffic accident in the north of the province. The department's spokesperson Steve Mabona said the minibus taxi carrying school children collided head-on with a truck on the R25 between Verena and…
  12. China urges SCO members to boost cooperation

    04.22 / 01:54 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    Members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) should promote all-round cooperation in areas of politics, security, economy and people-to-people…
  13. UN chief, US president hold first meeting

    04.22 / 01:54 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - World
    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met with U.S. President Donald Trump for the first time at the White House on Friday, said a UN spokesperson. The UN chief had an "interesting and constructive conversation on cooperation between the United States and the United Nations," UN Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric told a daily briefing. "The secretary-general and the president agreed to meet again in the near future," said Dujarric. Guterres, who took up the reins of the United Nations…