A heavenly marriage is brought down to the ground

2011-06-10 07:56:44

It looked like a marriage made in heaven when celebrities Nicholas Tse and Cecilia Cheung combined their star power and tied the knot five years ago.

Reality TV on the long march

2011-06-09 07:57:55

One day in early 2007 Liu Yang's wife posed her 5-year-old daughter a riddle: What is it that cannot be seen or touched yet one can't do without it?

Mudslingers get dirty

2011-06-09 07:57:55

Slathering one another with fistfuls of muck is the mainstay of the Va ethnic group's Monihei Festival in Yunnan province.

What’s New

2011-06-09 07:57:55

A total of 12 Japanese films will be screened in Beijing and during the Shanghai International Film Festival, which will kick off on Saturday.

Buyer beware of polyester pretending to be silk

2011-06-09 07:57:55

Hangzhou and Suzhou both call themselves the "Silk Capital of the World" and it is true their histories go back to the first little worms and their mulberry feasts.

Making perfect horse sense

2011-06-08 07:30:20

Fed up with using your car amid rising fuel prices, soaring parking costs and bumper-to-bumper traffic? Try riding a horse to work.

What's New

2011-06-08 07:30:20

The NGO Morning Tears, which assists the children of convicts, will host a fundraising BBQ, featuring Belgian food and beer.

Biting questions

2011-06-08 07:30:20

First they pointed a finger at Spanish cucumbers. Then they cast suspicion on sprouts from Germany.

IN BRIEF (Page 19)

2011-06-08 07:30:20

A study conducted by scientists in the United States has discovered that infants are capable of arriving at logical conclusions through pure reasoning.

Do you know the Muffin Man fights milk allergies?

2011-06-08 07:30:20

Eating baked goods that contain milk may help children get over milk allergies, according to a study - findings that may have the potential to change treatment for the disorder.

Why must our children pay to just play?

2011-06-08 07:30:20

As smoke oozes out of a blazing window on the third floor, a team of tiny firefighters struggles to douse the blaze with their hoses.

Peer care

2011-06-07 08:12:05

Farmers looking for small loans and lacking collateral are turning to P2P platforms, a source of micro-credit, to change their fortunes around.