Repeated washing of hands, an obsession with closed doors or windows, anxiety about cleanliness.
There was a story at the beginning of the year about a Japanese man who had been cycling around the world for a year and had his bike stolen.
There is a rural village in Guangdong where even a 4-year-old can fluently respond to an English greeting.
The ancient legend of Qixi is all about romance and lovers, and Tiffany Tan finds out more about this Chinese 'Valentine's Day'.
Qixi Festival, also known as Chinese Valentine's Day, falls on Aug 23. Besides showering your beloved with flowers, here are some other gift ideas.
Zookeepers around the world, facing limited capacity and pressure to maintain diverse and vibrant collections of endangered species, are often choosing between two controversial population limits: birth control and euthanasia.
A new approach to how to treat your parents right.
Four stories from 24 Filial Exemplars, a classic Confucian text by Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) scholar Guo Jujing.
A revised 24 Filial Exemplars stipulates how to love and care for parents and is aimed at a new generation.
The 9th China (Changzhou) International Animation Festival kicked off at China Dinosaur Park in Changzhou on Thursday.
The 22th Qingdao International Beer Festival has set a beer drinking competition, attracting worldwide participants.
2012 ASEAN-China Youth Dance Exhibition kicked off in Vietnam's capital Hanoi on Aug 16, 2012.