Rural society in the People’s Republic of China occupies more than a half of China’s population and has a varied range in terms of standard of living and life patterns. In southern and coastal China, rural areas have seen increased development and are, in some areas, beginning to catch up statistically to urban […]
The most decorated female pilot in the history of aviation, Svetlana Kapanina, inspected her Sukhoi Su-26 plane at Kimry Airport in the Moscow region, before taking to the skies and performing stunts. Kapanina has been called the Russian Valkyrie, Queen of Heaven and even the best pilot in the world. She is a seven time […]
Rhino horn trade is estimated to be worth just under $10 billion a year, with animals dying in great numbers to meet an appetite from unscrupulous dealers supplying people mainly in Asia. Sue Lloyd-Roberts reports from Vietnam for Newsnight.
Not only non-native, but also native speakers have problems with the SMS text language when it comes to reading those abbreviated SMSs. Quite often, teachers or elders despair when reading their students or Childrens texts.