Japan’s Defense Minister Tomomi Inada decides to resign

Japan’s Defense Minister Tomomi Inada decided to resign, reported Japanese broadcaster NHK. Inada will send her resignation letter to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday, according to the report. The news comes after a series of missteps and a suspected cover up that critics say contributed to a plunge in Abe’s support. Inada had already […]

DPRK and ROK mark anniversary of the end of the Korean War

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) mark the 64th anniversary of the end of the Korean War with events and celebrations in Pyongyang and Seoul. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow […]

Leader of Japan’s largest opposition party resigns

Renho, the first female leader of Japan’s largest opposition party, has announced her decision to resign. Renho took over the Democratic Party’s leadership in September last year. Her decision to resign comes after the party suffered a heavy defeat earlier this month in Tokyo Metropolitan assembly elections despite the cronyism scandals that are besetting Prime […]

China: Nuclear issue can only be resolved by dialogue

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang has said that the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue can only be resolved by dialogue. Earlier, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop called on China to use its influence over the DPRK to halt Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs. “Throughout the development of the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, it is clear […]

DPRK and ROK mark anniversary of the end of the Korean War

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) mark the 64th anniversary of the end of the Korean War with events and celebrations in Pyongyang and Seoul. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow […]

Fatigued swimmer Sun fails to defend 800m freestyle title

Chinese swimming ace Sun Yang failed to defend his 800m freestyle title as he finished fifth on Wednesday at the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Instagram: […]

White House: Transgender ban is ‘best for military’

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday said US President Donald Trump’s announcement of not allowing transgender people to be in the armed services was after extensive discussions with his national security team and was “a military decision.” Protests against the ban have taken place on the streets of Washington DC, New York […]

Deadly floods sweep 11 provinces in China

Since June 29, 11 provinces on the Chinese mainland have been affected by floods and landslides, leading to more than 50 deaths and affecting over 10 million people. A total of 27,000 houses have collapsed and 37,000 more have been damaged. On Thursday, another six people were killed due to a massive flood in northwest […]

The world’s highest bridge locates in southwest China

Do you have a head for heights? This is the world’s highest bridge, the Beipanjiang Bridge, on the border between Yunnan and Guizhou Provinces in southwest China. The distance between the bridge and the bottom of the valley it traverses is equal to the height of a 200-story building. Over 10,000 engineers and technicians worked […]

Making a splash: German man swims to work to avoid traffic

Benjamin David was fed up with the stress of the morning commute on city roads choked with traffic so decided on an alternative route. He now swims to work every day along the Isar River in Munich, Germany. He packs his laptop, suit and shoes into a waterproof bag, straps it on his back and […]


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