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Beijing to conduct 3 more rounds of mass COVID-19 testing

Beijing to conduct 3 more rounds of mass COVID-19 testing

Beijing will conduct three additional rounds of mass nucleic acid testing in 12 districts from May 13 to May 15, as the Chinese capital races against time to contain the latest resurgence of COVID-19 infections. The 12 districts include …

China expects new outbreaks of coronavirus

China expects new outbreaks of coronavirus

China’s capital reported 22 cases as it kicked off an ambitious mandatory testing campaign across the city and reassured residents that food and other supplies were plentiful

China records more local COVID cases this year than in 2021

China records more local COVID cases this year than in 2021

China has reported more local symptomatic COVID-19 cases so far this year than it recorded in all of 2021, as the highly transmissible Omicron variant triggers outbreaks from Shanghai to Shenzhen. Mainland China reported 1,337 new …

China wins home Paralympics ahead of schedule

China wins home Paralympics ahead of schedule

The Chinese Paralympic team won in the medal standings of the 2022 Games in Beijing ahead of schedule. The day before the end of the competition, the team has 17 gold, 18 silver, 22 bronze medals. The team of Ukraine is …

 Paralympics opening in Beijing without Russia

Paralympics opening in Beijing without Russia

The 2022 Winter Paralympics open Friday in Beijing, with the Russian athletes sent home. The Paralympics were set to open with a night ceremony at the “Bird's Nest” National Stadium. Chinese President Xi Jinping and …

Olympics in Beijing: Day 16 results

Olympics in Beijing: Day 16 results

A total of seven sets of medals were at the stake on February 19 at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in China. The leader of the medal standings is the Norwegian team, which has 15 gold, 8 silver and 12 bronze medals. Germany is …

IOC President 'disturbed' by Valieva's Olympic performance

IOC President 'disturbed' by Valieva's Olympic performance

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach expressed concern for Russian skater Kamila Valieva after she fumbled multiple times during the free-skate final of the Beijing Olympics. He slammed her coach and "entourage" for …

Russia's ice hockey team through to 2022 Olympics semifinals

Russia's ice hockey team through to 2022 Olympics semifinals

The Russian ice hockey players proceeded to the semifinals of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in China after defeating on Wednesday Team Denmark 3-1 in their quarterfinals match. The score was opened in the middle of the 1st period by ROC …

Russian figure skaters win Olympic silver in ice dancing

Russian figure skaters win Olympic silver in ice dancing

Team ROC figure skaters Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov won silver medals in ice dancing at the Beijing Olympics. Team ROC couple scored 220.51 points for rhythmic and free dance (88.85 + 131.66). French athletes Gabriella …