Updated: 2011-08-12 11:16

(China Daily European Weekly)

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Silhouette Festival, Paris

Paris' Silhouette Festival in Buttes Chaumont Park showcases international and French short films after dark on a giant inflatable screen.

Date: August-September

Venue: Buttes Chaumont Park


Festival de Danse Cannes

As a key moment in autumn, the dance festival is a major choreographic event in France. Every year the program comprises five or six world premieres associated with great names from the world of dance, choreographers, dancers and musicians.

Date: Nov 22-27

Venue: Sortie 41


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My Chinese Valentine

Local businesses are cashing in on a traditional love story involving a cow herder and a goddess

Outdoor success
Lifting the veil
Allure of mystery

European Edition


Star journalist leaves legacy

Li Xing, China Daily's assistant editor-in-chief and veteran columnist, died of a cerebral hemorrhage on Aug 7 in Washington DC, US.

Sowing the seeds of doubt

The presence in China of multinationals such as Monsanto and Pioneer is sparking controversy

Lifting the veil

Beijing's Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, is steeped in history, dreams and tears, which are perfectly reflected in design.

Ancient plate broken
Selfless actions
Space race