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Daniel Kweku Botwe

Who Is Mr Daniel Kweku Botwe

Mr Daniel Kweku Botwe, an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Specialist and incumbent Member of Parliament for Okere, was born on February 26, 1958...
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the woman who makes history at World Trade Organization

Nigeria-born Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was on Monday confirmed as the new leader of the World Trade Organization (WTO), with a mandate to revitalize the 164-member...
Valary Giscard Daeestaing

Profile: Late French President Valery Giscard d’Estaing

France's former President Valery Giscard d'Estaing died Wednesday evening at the age of 94, local media reported. The former president had been hospitalized several...
Mr Greenstreet

Profile: Mr Greenstreet, CPP Election 2020 Presidential Candidate

Mr Ivor Kobina Greenstreet, is a lawyer, called to the Ghana Bar and the English Bar (Inner Temple) as well as a publisher and...
Boko Haram

High profile Boko Haram commander surrenders to troops in Nigeria’s Borno state

A high profile Boko Haram commander has surrendered to Nigerian troops following various clearance operations in the country's northeast region, a military spokesperson said...
Profile: New president of Japan's ruling LDP Yoshihide Suga

New president of Japan’s ruling LDP Yoshihide Suga

Japan's chief government spokesman Yoshihide Suga was elected as the new president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) on Monday as outgoing Prime...
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden

U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden formally accepted the Democratic presidential nomination in a speech Thursday night that capped off the four-day virtual...
BEIJING, Aug. 12, 2020 (Xinhua) -- File photo taken on June 27, 2019 shows Senator Kamala Harris of California being interviewed after the second night of the first Democratic primary debate in Miami, Florida, the United States. Former U.S. Vice President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden announced on Aug. 11, 2020 that he has picked Senator Kamala Harris of California as his running mate. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Profile: U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris on Wednesday night accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for the U.S. vice presidency. The following is a profile of Harris. ...

“Never give up on any patient”: a nurse’s fight against coronavirus

by Xinhua writers Lyu Qiuping, Lu Youyi Xie Zerong finally had her hair done, turning her straight dark hair into wavy brown...

Flying High: Captain Abu’s success story

As a Uygur boy, every time Abuduerxiti Abulaiti caught glimpses of eagles soaring high in the sky and over the pastures in Xinjiang Uygur...
Community workers and volunteers use a speaker to publicize the information about prevention and control of the novel coronavirus at a street near the Yellow Crane Pavilion in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 7, 2020. (Xinhua/Xiao Yijiu)

Those who help Wuhan get through toughest time

The megacity of Wuhan started lifting outbound travel restrictions from Wednesday after a 76-day lockdown to stem the spread of COVID-19. ...
An ambulance drives on the street of Xiaogan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 15, 2020. Xiaogan witnessed a snowfall on Saturday as people around the city still fight in the battle against the novel coronavirus. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu)

45 days in an ambulance

by Xinhua writers Lyu Qiuping, Shi Linjing In seven weeks, Qiao Wuying, 51, made the first phone call to his mother. ...
Professor Henrietta Joy Abena Nyarko Mensa Bonsu

Profile of Prof Mensa-Bonsu President’s nominee to Supreme Court

Professor Henrietta Joy Abena Nyarko Mensa-Bonsu, a Professor of law at the University of Ghana has been nominated to the Supreme Court by President...

High school teacher embraces online teaching amid epidemic

Teacher Zhang Sheng has a new routine for his bedtime ritual -- instead of reading a book, he corrects students' homework with his smartphone. ...
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 02: In this handout provided by the Israeli Government Press Office (GPO) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) 2015 Policy Conference, March 2, 2015 in Washington, DC. Tomorrow March 3rd Prime Minister Netanyahu is scheduled to address a joint session of the US Congress. (Photo by Amos Ben Gershom/GPO via Getty Images)

Israel’s longest-serving PM struggles for political future

Israel's longest-serving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing the battle of his life, with crucial national elections to take place on March 2 and...
Experts of people’s hospital of Zigui county, Yichang, Hubei province, hold a teleconsultation to discuss the situation of a suspected case of novel coronavirus pneumonia in a health center of Lianghekou town, Zigui, Feb.7, 2020. (Photo by Wang Jiaman/People’s Daily Online)

“Virus hunters” behind China’s fight against epidemic

Over the past weeks, Feng Limin has been working at least eight hours a day and making his contribution to China's fight against the...
Medical staff record information of a patient at “fangcang” hospital in a cultural building complex dubbed “Wuhan Livingroom”, Feb. 9. (Photo by Li Han, People’s Daily)

Nurse injects hope in virus-hit Wuhan

Wang Yongyan's aunt has prepared a little gift for her -- a wig. Wang is a nurse from the respiratory department of...
novel coronavirus test

Fighting the novel coronavirus up close

In the eyes of Jin Yujuan, the novel coronavirus is a formidable opponent sitting under her very nose. As lab technicians at...

Walking on a knife-edge: detecting nucleic acid of novel coronavirus

While most people are taking measures to avoid the invisible novel coronavirus that has claimed over 1,000 lives in China, Bu Ge has been...
Aerial photo taken on Jan. 28, 2020 shows laborers working at the construction site of Huoshenshan Hospital in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province. The construction of Huoshenshan Hospital, a makeshift hospital for treating patients infected with the novel coronavirus, is underway in Wuhan. (Xinhua/Xiao Yijiu)

Builders of Huoshenshan Hospital race against virus epidemic

Chen Qianbai is one of the thousands of construction workers who took part in building the Huoshenshan Hospital. While he said it felt like...
novel coronavirus

Police couple guard airport security in coronavirus fight

Wang Yan nodded a greeting while hastily departing on another emergency call when running into her husband Zhao Hongwei who was busy carrying out...
high-speed train

Babysitter on high-speed train

Luo Lin, the head of the crew on a high-speed train running between Beijing and the southwestern city of Chengdu, always has extra duties...

Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou

Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou will pay a state visit to China from May 26 to 30 at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Xi...

Vanuatuan Prime Minister Charlot Salwai

Prime Minister of the Republic of Vanuatu Charlot Salwai will pay an official visit to China on May 26-31 at the invitation of Chinese...

Up-close with Benjamin Netanyahu, Israelis Long Serving PM

Benjamin Netanyahu, dubbed by his supporters "King Bibi," is currently the second-longest-serving prime minister in Israel. Netanyahu was born in Tel Aviv in 1949, a...

Guardian of “the tribe of mystery”

Many people think 30 is still an early age to achieve one's goals. Tashi Gyaltsen, who just turned 30, is working to make every...

Into the heart of the glacier

For most of his career, Yao Tandong has led researchers to drill into the heart of glaciers on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau to collect ice...
Top left: Healthcare workers receive formal training, bottom left and right: 'on the job' training

A nurse’s battle for leprosy patients

When Pan Mei'er first arrived in a hospital in Shangbai, a place known as the "leprosy village" due to the big number of leprosy...

From serf’s son to political advisor

Political advisor Thubten Khedrup is confident about his proposals to be submitted on the ongoing annual "two sessions" in Beijing. "Almost all of my proposals...
Love Theories

A Chinese farmer’s way of seeking true love in Africa

Though having lived in China for over three years, Nabulya Norah, a 26-year-old woman from Uganda, still find it hard to cope with the...