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Vim and versatility of China’s own virtuoso

VIOLINIST Ning Feng, 39, has had scheduled appearances canceled this year, a mirror of what has befallen musicians around the world in the time of coronavirus. One accomplishment he did manage to complete ...

September 12, 2020, Saturday


Doctor’s dedication to saving newborns

THE birth of a baby is a wonderful and very complex process, yet sometimes things don’t go the way they should. A child can be born with a congenital defect, have breathing problems or maybe an organ ...

September 12, 2020, Saturday


Diana Rigg: from sexy superspy to Queen of Thorns

WHETHER as the leather catsuited spy in the 1960s series “The Avengers” or the headscarved Lady Olenna Tyrell in “Game of Thrones” decades later, British actress Diana Rigg thrilled generations of television ...

September 12, 2020, Saturday


East meets West in the operating room

ACUPUNCTURE, the ancient Chinese medical technique, and anesthesia, the common Western way of putting patients to “sleep” for surgery, combine at a hospital in Shanghai. Patients benefit. Dr Chen Tongyu, ...

September 5, 2020, Saturday


Medic mom’s gallantry inspires son’s college choice

LI Congling will soon visit the central Chinese city of Wuhan again, not to fight COVID-19 this time, but to accompany her son to the university where she secretly had a photo taken five months ago. When ...

September 5, 2020, Saturday


Zzzz … the hidden perils of sleep disorders

YOU lie in bed, close your eyes and the next thing you know, it’s morning. Or you lie in bed and toss and turn until almost dawn, worrying about an exam, family problems or household finances. An estimated ...

August 29, 2020, Saturday


Hero doctor fights coronavirus with TCM

OVER the past few months, Zhang Boli, 72, has made the world recognize the power of traditional Chinese medicine by leading an expert team to treat COVID-19 infections in Wuhan, China’s front line in ...

August 29, 2020, Saturday


Shanghai of yesteryear through a stranger’s eyes

RYUNOSUKE Akutagawa (1892-1927), “father of Japanese short stories,” is one of the most internationally celebrated Japanese authors, best known for “In the Grove” and “Rashomon,” which spawned Akira Kurosawa’s ...

August 22, 2020, Saturday


Clock ticks on the life of Wuhan hero doctor

Perhaps no hero is coming to save Zhang Dingyu, a 56-year-old doctor with an incurable disease. Yet over the past months, he has been a hero to many others in Wuhan, the former epicenter of the novel ...

August 22, 2020, Saturday


Outspoken expert scoops China’s top honor

Renowned Chinese epidemiologist Zhong Nanshan, an active fighter in China’s battle with COVID-19, was bestowed with the Medal of the Republic on Tuesday. Why does China present its highest state honor ...

August 22, 2020, Saturday




 

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