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Yiliang Roast Duck Festival set a new Guinness World Record

A new Guinness World Record was created on Monday at the Yiliang Roast Duck Festival. Over 3,000 ducks, weighing 3,690 kg, were roasted in 266...

World’s largest bike-sharing company Mobike launches in US

The world's largest bike-sharing company, Mobike, is launching for the first time in the United States. The Chinese company has chosen to roll out...

Plastic surgery has become a big business in China: Who is driving it?

Rising income and desire to look good has fueled plastic surgery industry in China. These operations promise to give a perfect look and flawless...

China vows stronger support for Interpol

China hopes to work closely with various countries and international organizations to strengthen global security, Chinese President Xi Jinping said...

Britain links EU divorce bill to deal on new trading relationship

Britain will honor its financial commitments made during its membership of the European Union after it leaves the EU, but that deal must be linked...

The future of Hong Kong's neon industry is under threat

Few symbols represent Hong Kong quite as much as its flashing and blinking neon billboards. Tens of thousands of signs adorn buildings; advertising...

Bali volcano: Authorities warn of eruption as ground trembles

Clouds hovered over Bali's highest volcano Mount Agung on Tuesday as authorities warned of an imminent eruption at the popular tourist spot. Active...

Palestinian gunman kills three Israelis at settlement

Three Israelis were killed and another was wounded by a Palestinian gunman at a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, Israeli...

Drone footage shows extent of Rohingya humanitarian crisis

Hundreds of thousands Rohingya Muslims have crossed the border from Myanmar into Bangladesh in recent weeks. Drone footage shows vast areas in...

Waiter slips and spills boiling soup all over child in restaurant

A waiter carrying a pot of boiling soup in a restaurant slipped and spilled the soup right on a child’s face and body, leaving the child severely...

China says Korean Peninsula war will have no winner

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said war on the Korean Peninsula will have no winner. The statement at a regular press briefing comes...

Vice premier meets Chinese students in New York

Vice premier Liu Yandong made her first stop in New York during her trip to the United States of America. Liu's two-day visit focuses on the...

Digital tech reveals China’s fragile UNESCO caves

As the number of tourists increases, the narrow caves and the fragile frescos have been overworked.Tourism has become the biggest potential hazard...

CGTN Special on Germany Election Part-3

After picking itself up from the past, today’s Germany is already a strong economy, a respected partner for many, a country that has drawn special...

The Big Picture: ‘Made in USA’ is increasingly made by China

"Made in China" labels are now everywhere in America. But in recent years, we’ve witnessed a nativist movement encouraging Americans to buy...

CGTN Special on Germany Election Part-2

After picking itself up from the past, today’s Germany is already a strong economy, a respected partner for many, a country that has drawn special...

CGTN Special on Germany Election Part-1

After picking itself up from the past, today’s Germany is already a strong economy, a respected partner for many, a country that has drawn special...

The Big Picture: How has China’s open door policy impacted businesses?

China’s open door policy back in the 1980s has enabled it to be a major player in international trade. One city that has seized that opportunity...

Kurds celebrate in Arbil after referendum

Hundreds of Iraqi Kurds celebrated the independence referendum in the Arbil on Monday once polls closed, by dancing in the streets and brandishing...

Recent global cyber-attack likely to be DPRK-linked

Other than ballistic missiles and nukes, the DPRK may also have in its arsenal the capability to launch cyber-attacks. According to security...

UK Foreign Secretary: Brexit to be negotiated in two years

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the nation could negotiate its complex exit from the European Union within two years. Subscribe to...

Iran, Russia support Iraq's territorial integrity

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday stressed their support for the Iraqi government and the...

Thousands of people gather to form a giant Chinese national flag

Nearly 4,000 people gathered together to form the pattern of a giant Chinese national flag. The event was held to mark the country's forthcoming...

Live: Visiting Dandong, China-DPRK border port丹东,中朝边境的历史之城

CGTN is taking you to the border town of Dandong, a stone’s throw away from the DPRK to visit the Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge, a gateway for the...

Slackliners walk between Tyn Cathedral to Staromestska Clock Tower in Prague

Tourists and locals in Prague, Czech Republic enjoyed a rare visual thrill in the city center on Monday. Slackline performers walked a total of 130...

Chad, DPRK, Venezuela added to Trump’s travel ban list

US President Donald Trump has turned his attention back to his travel ban announced earlier this year. The latest measure replaces expiring...

Lorry crashes into vehicle parking on highway, killing 1 and injuring 2

Dramatic CCTV video shows a heavy-duty truck crashing into an SUV that had run out of gas and stopped in the right-hand lane of a highway in east...

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