Art of giving

2012-02-24 08:40:07

US professor shares his love of art by donating works to university museum.

Nordic exposure

2012-02-24 08:40:07

Chinese-Swedish film director helps put cross-cultural dialogue at center stage.

Zoom in on malpractice

2012-02-24 08:32:43

As he does his rounds, the only "watchdog" Ou Shaokun needs is his simple cell phone.

Brushing up on history

2012-02-23 07:57:15

It's still winter and the low season for visitors to the Maijishan Grottoes in Northwest China's Gansu province.

Smile for the camera, pickpocket

2012-02-22 07:58:00

Wang Liping secretly turned on her iPad's camera and brought the person standing in front of her into focus - a pregnant woman who was stretching a hand into a passenger's pocket.

Strain worth it for a better life in the field

2012-02-21 09:35:00

Placing pollen bags over the tassels of corn plants is something Cheng Xiangwen has been doing regularly for close to 50 years.

Man finds spiritual life through hermits

2012-02-16 18:22:11

Zhang Jianfeng, a 35-year-old former book editor, has searched valleys across 400 kilometers for hermits and visited more than 600 recluses in Qingling Mountains in Northwest China's Shaanxi province in the past three years.

Son burned while saving mother from house fire

2012-02-16 15:43:24

Lu Jiaxi's home caught on fire on the first day of the lunar new year (Jan 23).

Tug of hope keeps things moving

2012-02-14 10:23:06

In the middle of the glistening sheet of frozen sea, Captain Fang Yusen, 59, was at the wheel of his tugboat Jinshuiqiao 6 clearing a passage.

The last ride home

2012-02-10 10:12:42

As many in the city are getting ready for bed, Tan Yaochen puts the engine into gear and drives Bus 316 to Hongqiao airport to start his shift.

Quick on the draw

2012-02-09 11:17:35

Through the series of comics of Li Kunwu, Chinese and foreign readers are getting a clearer understanding of the country.

Music arranged for arraignment

2012-02-08 09:37:44

When bad guys end up in front of Zhao Peng, the Beijing prosecutor may give them more than a talking during their arraignment.