Rare relics exhibition opens in Xi'an

2012-06-21 16:13:46

A new exhibition displaying rare cultural relics unearthed in Anyang, in Central China's Henan province, opened at the Shaanxi History Museum.

Qu Yuan's hometown marks upcoming Dragon Boat Festival

2012-06-21 15:13:14

Qu Yuan's hometown marks upcoming Dragon Boat Festival

Crosstalker Guo hosts new variety show

2012-06-20 15:46:39

Big time crosstalk performer Guo Degang will host a new variety talk show on Qiyi.com, one of China's leading online video websites.

Designing history

2012-06-20 09:37:22

The man who led the construction of Mao Zedong's final resting place reveals his secret mission's details.

Cultural investment system takes shape

2012-06-19 14:47:06

The investment and financial system of China's cultural and creative industries has taken shape, Ministry of Culture official Liu Yuzhu says.

Mystery of Majestic man

2012-06-18 16:49:30

A mysterious bronze statue in Sanxingdui Museum near Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, has attracted droves of fascinated visitors.

Taiwan's food, heritage on show at Xiamen fair

2012-06-18 15:20:28

Xiamen locals can experience food, handicrafts and other cultural heritage from Taiwan at a street fair that opened on June 15.

Folk artists get due honor

2012-06-15 10:26:37

For the first time, folk craftsmen and artists from all over China have received national recognition for passing down their traditions.

Folk events mark Dragon Boat Festival

2012-06-13 13:31:41

Jiaxing in Zhejiang province and Zigui in Hubei province will hold grand folk cultural festivals to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival on June 23.

Traditional embroidery endangered

2012-06-13 08:51:00

The traditional embroidery of Zhuang ethnic style has become endangered owing to the development of modern society.

UK Mandarin pupils learning to persevere

2012-06-13 08:47:53

Headmasters are known for their wisdom and authority, but Anthony Seldon hopes to demonstrate his struggles when learning Mandarin to encourage his pupils persevere in their own learning.

Stone village well-preserved in S China

2012-06-11 15:42:51

Stone houses, stone walls, stone steps and stone bridges are still well-preserved here after a history of more than 350 years.