Better life with bare hands: Minning Town’s story told by immigrants

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Better life with bare hands: Minning Town’s story told by immigrants” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-07-13/-Better-life-with-bare-hands-Minning-Town-s-story-told-by-immigrants-11RgM17s5Lq/index.html On July 1, China announced a landmark victory in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects. But who shaped China? To find out, CGTN went to Minning Town, once … Read more Better life with bare hands: Minning Town’s story told by immigrants

Fashion shows make a comeback! Summer 2022 menswear in Paris • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Fashion shows make a comeback! Summer 2022 menswear in Paris • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. After seemingly endless months of cancelled and postponed events, life has almost returned to normal in the French capital. Theatres, cinemas and museums are throwing their doors wide open and catwalk … Read more Fashion shows make a comeback! Summer 2022 menswear in Paris • FRANCE 24 English

How did ISRAEL turn the DESERT into an AGRICULTURAL POWER? – VisualPolitik EN

VisualPolitik EN published this video item, entitled “How did ISRAEL turn the DESERT into an AGRICULTURAL POWER? – VisualPolitik EN” – below is their description. This video topic was selected by our Patreon community. We would like to thank you for your valuable support, do you want to join us? https://www.patreon.com/VisualPolitik Can you imagine a … Read more How did ISRAEL turn the DESERT into an AGRICULTURAL POWER? – VisualPolitik EN

Live: Minning Town’s story of poverty alleviation

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Minning Town’s story of poverty alleviation” – below is their description. Once an arid region in northwest China’s Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, Minning Town has grown to be a pioneering model of development-oriented poverty alleviation. This year, the town has attracted even more attention concerning the local people’s … Read more Live: Minning Town’s story of poverty alleviation

President Xi underscores importance of water diversion project

CGTN published this video item, entitled “President Xi underscores importance of water diversion project” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-14/President-Xi-underscores-importance-of-water-diversion-project-10gsj1KY7ew/index.html President Xi Jinping reviewed efforts on a massive water diversion project in Henan Province Thursday, which he called a key driver to the country’s growth. The project aims to take water from the … Read more President Xi underscores importance of water diversion project

Karachi’s millions of residents go decades without water | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Karachi’s millions of residents go decades without water | The World” – below is their description. For decades, Pakistan’s financial capital Karachi has been plagued by drought. As Jordyn Butler reports, in the arid city of around 20 million people, leaking pipes, water theft and climate change … Read more Karachi’s millions of residents go decades without water | The World

Uluru: ‘Unique’ waterfalls appear on landmark after rain in Australia

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Uluru: ‘Unique’ waterfalls appear on landmark after rain in Australia” – below is their description. Heavy downpours in Australia’s arid regions have caused rare phenomenon on one of the country’s famous tourist attraction. In the country’s arid centre, water cascaded down the Uluru rock formation, an event described … Read more Uluru: ‘Unique’ waterfalls appear on landmark after rain in Australia

Indonesian ‘madman’ turns barren hills green by planting 11,000 trees

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Indonesian ‘madman’ turns barren hills green by planting 11,000 trees” – below is their description. Indonesian eco-warrior Sadiman has turned barren and arid hills green through his 24-year personal reforestation project. Once called “crazy” by fellow villagers, the 69-year-old has planted at least 11,000 banyan and … Read more Indonesian ‘madman’ turns barren hills green by planting 11,000 trees

Archaeologists Discover New Dead Sea Scroll Fragments From the 2nd Century

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Archaeologists Discover New Dead Sea Scroll Fragments From the 2nd Century” – below is their description. Israeli archaeologists on Tuesday announced the discovery of dozens of Dead Sea Scroll fragments bearing a biblical text found in a desert cave and believed hidden during a Jewish revolt against … Read more Archaeologists Discover New Dead Sea Scroll Fragments From the 2nd Century

G5 Sahel summit: The Sahel’s intractable conflict

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “G5 Sahel summit: The Sahel’s intractable conflict” – below is their description. #France and its allies in the #Sahel meet in #Chad on Monday to discuss the region’s relentless #jihadist insurgency. Fighting in the vast semi-arid Sahel has raged since 2012, when jihadists first captured swathes of … Read more G5 Sahel summit: The Sahel’s intractable conflict

‘We’re building a conservation movement here in Kenya’

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “‘We’re building a conservation movement here in Kenya’” – below is their description. John Kamanga, shortlisted for the Tusk Award for Conservation, is a fierce advocate for fence-free landscapes where animals can roam. Standing on an escarpment, John Kamanga surveys the tangled, brittle grasslands rolled out like a … Read more ‘We’re building a conservation movement here in Kenya’

Arid weather in U.S. plains could push wheat prices higher.

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Arid weather in U.S. plains could push wheat prices higher.” – below is their description. Recent precipitation in the Midwest wasn’t enough to quell an extended drought affecting U.S. winter wheat prices. The USDA predicts dry conditions to persist across Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and Nebraska, … Read more Arid weather in U.S. plains could push wheat prices higher.

Live: Water supply, paved roads change villagers’ life in NW China

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Water supply, paved roads change villagers’ life in NW China” – below is their description. Hidden in a valley of arid mountains in harsh environment, Bulenggou Village of the Dongxiang Autonomous County, northwest China’s Gansu Province was once a remote place with water shortage and no paved road … Read more Live: Water supply, paved roads change villagers’ life in NW China

CGTN Nature: Guizhou Karst Series | Episode 5: Forest on the Rocks

Karst landforms make up 70 percent of the landscape of Guizhou Province in southwest China. In the arid environment, the drive to live and grow is amazingly strong. 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: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ … Read more CGTN Nature: Guizhou Karst Series | Episode 5: Forest on the Rocks

How I became a teacher in a Chinese village school with only eight kids

At its prime, Xuechuan School had around 600 students. Now, the school located in the arid desolated mountains close to Dingxi City, in Gansu Province, is the window to the world of only eight students. Their teachers live in the school during the week, and in such proximity, they become a safe harbor for these … Read more How I became a teacher in a Chinese village school with only eight kids