Sound of silence

2012-08-31 09:33:59

The bustling city of Shanghai is looking at ways to combat noise pollution.

Pulses race as prices rise

2012-08-30 07:25:31

Extreme weather across the globe is recipe for surging food prices, reports He Na in Beijing.

Cheap, cheerful, but dangerous

2012-08-29 08:10:45

Despite fatal accidents, people continue to use sleeper buses for various reasons.

Kids crossing the cultural divide

2012-08-28 08:50:56

The adoption of Chinese orphans by foreign nationals provides many benefits, but also proves traumatic.

An age of restoration

2012-08-27 09:08:08

Ancients skills are being lost as beauty of cultural artifacts fades away.

Wider representation

2012-08-24 08:08:56

Delegates from all sectors will help set future course.

Illusions, or the real deal?

2012-08-23 08:12:13

Rumors of UFO sightings and aliens visiting this planet seem to be increasing.

Private hospitals nurse ambitions

2012-08-22 08:07:09

Medical profession engaged in debate over nature of care.

Inventors risk it all for an idea

2012-08-21 09:38:18

Imagination and creativity can only go so far.

Uncertainties face Motorola workers

2012-08-20 08:13:48

Employees who lost their jobs because of cost-cutting measures take to the streets.

Growing trend

2012-08-17 08:07:04

After years in doldrums, salons are losing their ugly reputation.

Life? There's an app for that

2012-08-16 08:16:51

Answers at your fingertips may give a sense of independence.