The 14th Dalai Lama said Saturday he will decide whether to be incarnated when he is "about 90" and that China should have no say in the matter.
101-year-old Zheng Xuechu (L) and his wife, 102-year-old Zhang Yaqin, show their ID cards in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, on Sept 21, 2011.
A Chinese scientist received a prestigious US award over the weekend for the discovery of artemisinin, a drug therapy for malaria that has saved millions of lives across the globe, especially in the developing world.
A Chinese-American entrepreneur pushes better health for pets - and rabies vaccinations for humans.
Chen Huangchao, 23, tells how he deals with restive kids, cockroaches and piled-up laundry as he travels far to help children in the Philippines get in touch with their Chinese roots.
It doesn't take a celebrity to attract half a million followers on a micro blog.
Yao Ming and British entrepreneur Richard Branson joined forces to get shark fin soup off the menu.
Xiao Linchun's cell phone is never turned off, and when it rings he knows there is an emergency he needs to deal with.
Her training as a ballet dancer has served Tian Yu well in her bid to be a top equestrian.
A team of motorcyclists was launched by teachers in Ganshui town in February to visit students from poor families and seek help for them.
The Beijing-based paike (someone who makes digital videos and shares them online) focuses his lens mostly on the hot spots of society and ordinary people.
Gathering herbs for traditional Chinese medicine nearly cost Long Xingchao his life.