Chinese modern dancer Jin Xing, artistic director of Shanghai Jinxing Dance Theater, presents "the Closest, the Furthest" at the Auditorium Music Park in Rome, Italy, Feb 22, 2011.
A surprise blockbuster has put Chinese cinema's enfant terrible under the public microscope. Jiang Wen tells Raymond Zhou what makes him tick in a rare, wide-ranging interview.
Farmer-cum-multimillionaire Wang Mingdian has given away more than 5 million yuan ($761,243) - nearly all of his earnings - to vulnerable groups during the past 18 years.
The 68 children whose laughter bounces off the Dabie Mountains in southeastern Anhui province are not orphans, but their parents are nowhere to be found.
The labor shortage in coastal cities that was predicted before the Chinese New Year holidays has now arrived and is more severe than anyone expected.
Former doctor Chen Yuanhui has gone from saving people from snakes to saving snakes from people.
104-year-old Huang Desheng (L) and his 99-year-old wife Cheng Yinzhi receive a heart-shaped rose bouquet on Feb 14, Valentine's Day in Leping city, East China’s Jiangxi province.
Graduates find it hard to leave campuses as they face society’s challenges.
For Chinese merchant ships plowing the waves in the Gulf of Aden, it was another attempted hijacking in the world's most pirate-infested waters.
Soldiers of the armed police in Huaibei, Anhui province, learn to sing Yu Opera, a major local opera in Henan province that enjoys nationwide popularity, on Monday. Professional performers were invited to coach the new soldiers during the Spring Festival holidays.
All 60 taxis of the "Gu Qingtai Taxi Love Team" will offer free rides for passengers on the first day of Chinese New Year in Dalian, Liaoning province.
Nora Sun, a former United States trade consul and granddaughter of Sun Yat-sen, the forerunner of the revolution that ended imperial rule in China, died on Saturday afternoon in a Taipei hospital, about one month after being injured in a car accident.