Oceans apart

2011-07-18 14:19:37

American writer Susan Conley revisits her two years in Beijing battling breast cancer in her memoir.

Finding a path in martial art

2011-07-18 14:19:37

On a sweltering afternoon, a group of young men in white robes are practicing kungfu in a backyard.

Prairie storms

2011-07-18 07:59:39

Mongolian Ayin, who traces his lineage to Genghis Khan (1162-1227), does more than capture the majestic vastness and breathtaking beauty of the grasslands through his lens.

Living happily ever after

2011-07-15 10:59:06

In the autumn of 1953, French-Chinese teacher Danny Li fell in love with handsome young student Yuan Dibao.

In the mood for love

2011-07-15 10:49:13

Polish matchmaker plays Cupid, aiming her bow at Beijing's single men and women.

Logic of realpolitik

2011-07-15 11:09:32

China will be the major instrument for growth in the future, says Romano Prodi.

Circle of life

2011-07-14 07:58:34

A poor couple's son was their only hope for a better life, swallow their tears over his untimely death and give five others a new lease of life.

Dressed to kill

2011-07-14 07:58:34

Internet-savvy youth of the West are logging on to English-language websites of Chinese suppliers for fashion bargains.

Red from embarrassment rather than the sun in my bikini

2011-07-14 07:58:34

On a clear and sunny Sunday in Beijing, I had the urge to go sunbathing.

Promise of the pedicab

2011-07-13 07:52:20

Touched by the story of a pedicab driver, a former advertising executive sells everything he has to make a film about him.

What's new

2011-07-13 07:52:20

Sex and the City star Sarah Jessica Parker is visiting China for the first time.

A fishy business

2011-07-13 07:52:20

The fall from grace of 'health godmother' Ma Yueling highlights the fraudulent practices of a number of self-declared health gurus.