A ship stops on a stretch of the duckweed-covered Dianpu River in Minhang District yesterday. High nutrient levels and rising temperatures have contributed to the growth of algae, which is clogging up smaller waterways.
Giant panda population is 15% bigger
Giant pandas in Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in southwest China’s Sichuan Province. The number of wild giant pandas in Sichuan has risen in the past decade, according to figures released yesterday by the provincial forestry department.
13 dead in landslide
Rescue workers carry the body of a miner from the site of a landslide in a jade mining area on the outskirts of Hpakant in Myanmar’s northern Kachin State. At least 13 people have died and many more are missing, believed buried under rubble.
A SUGGESTION that the small size of body parts retrieved after an EgyptAir plane crashed last week indicated an explosion on board was yesterday dismissed by the head of Egypt’s forensics authority.
RESIDUE on pottery from an archeological site has revealed the earliest evidence of beer brewing in China left from a 5,000-year-old recipe, according to Chinese and American researchers.
The artifacts ...
OUTSIDERS should respect the rules set by countries in the South China Sea region in line with the international law, a Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman said yesterday.
Hua Chunying was responding ...
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