When you hear that a hotel's newest property in China embraces a theme of the ancient Tea Horse Caravan Trail, you might conjure a mental picture that's rather rustic: traders hauling Yunnan tea to Tibet to exchange for sturdy farm horses.
China and other developing countries are experiencing a surge in breast cancer, according to a new study released by GE Healthcare this month, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Marrying someone from another race can launch couples into a lifetime of discovery and compromise, Xu Jingxi reports in Guangzhou.
Ye Xiaoli, mother of a 9-year-old girl grabbed two of the 18 golds for the 37th World Military Parachuting Championship held in Qionglai, Sichuan province.
At 4 am in a hotel in Dengfeng, Henan province, a 32-year-old Nigerian woman, Peace Emezue, wakes to the cries of "jihe"! ("assemble"). Half an hour later, still sleepy, she shows up in the lobby to join 19 other young Africans, all dressed in gray robes and canvas shoes.
Yuyao in Zhejiang province suffered its worst flooding in a century in mid-October when a storm lashed the town, cutting it off from the outside world.
Not wanting to be labeled shengnu, or "leftover women", singles in China are using all means to get hitched.
Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde is building a giant "electronic vacuum cleaner" — the world's largest air purifier — to suck smog from Beijing's skies.
US menswear giant Brooks Brothers brings fashions inspired by The Great Gatsby to China, Gan Tian reports.
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I have to admit: Aside from riesling, which is one of my favorite varietals to drink, I think of beer when I want to enjoy a beverage from Germany.
Tastes of Taiwan