Luo Xiying's job has cost her more than 40 pairs of shoes and four bicycles.
Jia Zuosheng, 27-year-old freshman was accepted by the university this year after preparing through self-study and attending lectures during his time spent working as a library security guard at Tsinghua University.
The new school term might be the last one Tang Siping will spend with his 1,500 students - all children of migrant workers.
Wu Wenjun, a 92-year-old mathematician and academician of the Chinese Academy of Social Science, reads books on August 16, 2011.
Friends, colleagues attended a memorial service to pay tribute to veteran reporter Li Xing in US. Special
Shi Guangquan once worked behind the wheel of a bus. Now he is a driving force behind the promotion of Buddhism in China.
Wu Jianping, a 22-year-old who lost both arms in an accident when he was five years old,received his letter of admission from Zhengzhou University of Light Industry on Aug 9, 2011.
It is now the busiest season for Zhou Gonghu, a 50-year-old cleaner of floating garbage on the longest river in China.
When Zheng Sheng tried to persuade a number of bicycle companies to sponsor his "crazy dream", almost nobody took it seriously. That crazy dream? Cycling from Shanghai to London.
At 3:00 pm, Jing Wenbin and his students set up their makeshift classroom in an open space under a bridge in Haining, Zhejiang province.
SHANGHAI Over the past year, Tang Shengnan has shifted his lens from young brides at weddings to hundreds of aged residents in Shanghai.
Having lunch at the seabed is like a picnic," said Ye Cong, one of three aquanauts onboard the submersible, and its chief pilot.