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At least 35 killed in bridge collapse in north Italy

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At least 35 killed in bridge collapse in north Italy

Economy

Optimizing structure hints at growth

China's economy, despite slight slowdown in some sectors, remained steady generally last month, with the continued optimization of its economic structure.
Nation

Chinese defense ministry opposes China-related contents in US defense act

The Chinese Defense Ministry on Tuesday expressed opposition to the China-related contents in a new act adopted by the United States.
Metro

Jinshan in push to preserve 10 ancient bridges

Jinshan District has begun preserving 10 historic bridges in its industrial area, and dredging waterways beneath them to improve the district's scenery.
Metro

City's largest athletic center to open on Chongming

The first phase of Chongming Sports Training Center is expected to be put into use by the end of the year.
Metro

Modern education comes to far-flung areas

Liang ping, a 61-year-old retiree from Shanghai Jing'an Education College is doing a third tour of volunteer work in Xinjiang.
Metro

Case submitted against accused killer

Prosecutors have filed a case against a man who allegedly killed two boys in a knife attack in June.
Metro

2 held over signboard collapse at shop

Two people in charge of a shop on Nanjing Road E., where a signboard collapsed and killed three pedestrians on Sunday night, have been placed under "coercive measures."
World

Car crash outside UK parliament treated as terrorist incident: police

A man has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a car crashed into barriers outside Britain's Houses of Parliament, local Police said on Tuesday.
World

Turkey-Russia-Iran trio aims to mitigate effects of US sanctions, push Washington for talks

Iran, Russia and Turkey have enhanced their coordination which aims to soften the blow of the sanctions and push Washington towards talks to settle disagreements.
Entertainment

Theater takes children on a fantasy adventure

Theater Above has invited children and their parents to join them on a magical journey to a library placed in the belly of a whale.
World

Chile in shock as 10 women perish in nursing home blaze

Ten women burned to death in a blaze at a Chilean nursing home, shocking the country and prompting a call by its president  to shake consciences over treatment of the elderly.
World

Japan's Abe sends ritual donation to notorious Yasukuni Shrine on war anniversary

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual donation to the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on Wednesday.
Economy

China seeks WTO dispute settlement over US safeguard measures, subsidies

China on Tuesday launched the WTO dispute settlement procedure over US safeguard measures on imported photovoltaic products and subsidies for its renewable energy products.
Foreign views

Celebrating elevation of fitness as lifestyle

Based on what I've observed, the trend toward fitness will likely carry on as Shanghai follows its current path of development ...
Foreign views

Authorities must move to clean up social media

Why some people are moved to exploit, scare, or harm others is a mystery to me, but they clearly have existed at all times and in all cultures.
Nation

China issues yellow alert for Typhoon Bebinca

China's national observatory on Tuesday issued a yellow alert for Typhoon Bebinca, which is due to make landfall in the southern coastal region on Wednesday.
Nation

China, Africa to strengthen cooperation in poverty reduction

China and Africa will step up cooperation to reduce poverty, a Chinese poverty relief official said on Tuesday.
Art & Culture

Creating covers to judge a book by

Works by leading Chinese book designer Lu Jingren, who helped redefine the craft, are on display at the Liu Haisu Art Museum.
Nation

ARJ21 regional plane completes high-temperature flight test

China's domestically-made ARJ21 regional plane has completed its high-temperature flight test in Turpan, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
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