China has demolished many traditional hutong homes to make way for more modern buildings, but some residents have rediscovered their value via @CityLab
Batik is a traditional craft common among ethnic groups in China. Using melting wax and a spatula-like tool, people dye the cloth and heat it to get rid of the wax. Check out how the ancient craft evolves in modern times. #AmazingChina
“Vertical forest” office highrise in S China's Guangdong attracts many admirers as vertical greenery can greatly improve the ecological environment in modern cities.
Night operations have inherent element of surprise. IAF is fully trained & ready to undertake entire spectrum of ops in any environment with help of modern platforms & motivated personnel: Group Captain A Rathi, senior fighter pilot at a Forward Air Base near India-China border
Berlin officials accused the U.S. government of seizing 200,000 face masks that were being flown from China to Germany, calling it "modern piracy." Local politicians in France have made similar accusations, which senior U.S. officials called "completely false."
China is holding 1 million ethnic Uighur Muslims in internment camps and forcing them to renounce their religion, says the UN. China, which just legalized the camps, defended them as an effort to bring them into a "modern, civilized" lifestyle.
The US has its weakest leader in modern history at the same time China has its strongest. It’s an unfortunate coincidence.