Joint attempt to save children

2012-10-22 09:10:31

A MOU for cooperation among Unilever, Save the Children, the China Development Research Foundation and the Meishan government of Sichuan province was signed in Beijing to jointly carry out pilot projects for mountain village kindergartens in Sichuan.

Mo Yan's roots revealed

2012-10-18 11:21:10

Everyone wonders what kind of soil nurtured writer Mo Yan. Here is the agrarian hometown of China's first Nobel laureate in literature where Mo Yan cultivated his writing.

Climate change comes before honeymoon

2012-10-18 10:14:49

Although many people long to see the beauty of the aurora and polar bears, few have the chance or guts to go to the end of the earth to get firsthand experience.

Eye in the sky

2012-10-18 10:12:10

Aerial photographer Wang Chen presents a panoramic view of the need for environmental protection. If he isn't working in his office, he's in the sky, camera in hand.

Taking long steps to combat HIV/AIDS

2012-10-17 10:33:14

When Song Zhimao climbed the Jinshanling Great Wall in Beijing on Saturday afternoon, he attracted a lot of attention.

Retracing ancestors' footsteps

2012-10-17 10:25:32

Gary Gardner was speechless when he received an old photo as a gift from a resident of Guling. It was a 20-year-old photo showing the 64-year-old chaplain's great aunt, Elizabeth Johnson Gardner, with elderly people in Guling.

Changing his tune

2012-10-17 10:14:08

Yu Kuizhi, one of China's most famous Peking Opera actors and a household name in the country, celebrates the 40th anniversary of his initiation into the genre this year.

Women can contribute to green efforts monthly

2012-10-17 09:54:06

Many women would cringe at the thought of reusing a menstrual pad, a throwback to the days of their mothers or grandmothers before disposable pads were invented in the early 1970s.

Looking at new cycles

2012-10-17 09:46:59

The arrival of a woman's period can now be reduced to a few times a year, and for many, this may be welcome news. But there are still too many questions that need to be answered before they will start buying the pills.

Keeping society on the grid

2012-10-17 09:34:07

Community management has transformed alongside China's economic, population and urban growth.

Neighborly calling

2012-10-17 09:24:09

The community committee's function has continued changing with the country. The neighborhood committees - aka juweihui - arose as "autonomous urban grassroots civil organizations" in the 1950s.

Getting the elderly to eat well

2012-10-17 09:04:56

The world's largest food maker, Nestl, and the organizing committee of the National Community Care Campaign launched the Elderly Care - Health Project on Sept 18 in Beijing.