Deng Xiaoping

The Oscars: A platform for celebrities’ political outbursts

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 02:41 GMT

Despite the refusal of the American Film Academy to turn the Oscars Awards into a platform to express political views, the event witnessed numerous political protesting by awarded stars in the past.

'Oldest jazz band' a constant in fast-modernising Shanghai

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 07:47 GMT

Li Minsheng is one of the junior members of the "Old Jazz Band" at Shanghai's ornate Fairmont Peace Hotel. He's 76.