Harmony from a musical exchange

2012-07-13 09:25:47

When J. Lawrence Witzleben went to Shanghai recently to attend a symposium, he couldn't recognize the city where he studied for years in the early 1980s.

An acrobatic Nutcracker

2012-07-13 09:15:11

Liu Jun watched The Nutcracker for the first time when she was 15, on Christmas Eve in London, 1984, and the dreamy and graceful classic has lingered in her mind since that night.

Shake your body

2012-07-13 09:03:37

The upcoming Beijing Dance Festival puts the spotlight on modern dance.

Artificial beauty contest in S Korea

2012-07-12 16:50:56

Artificial beauty contest was in S Korea.

A hard day's night

2012-07-12 10:04:42

After working non-stop for 36 hours at her office, Wang Jijiang, a media planner from Shanghai, feels dizzy and drained.

The smell of success

2012-07-12 09:49:23

Dirty toilets and human waste are topics most people stay away from. But one man in Tianshui, Gansu province, is proud to be associated with them.

Zooming in on a place of mystery

2012-07-12 09:44:35

Zhou Bing still feels moved when he recalls entering the long-sealed-off retirement lodge of Emperor Qianlong, the Juanqinzhai.

Perfection is part of the process

2012-07-12 09:38:02

Restoring Emperor Qianlong's long-sealed-off lodge Juanqinzhai required an epic journey throughout the country.

Qianlong's secret garden

2012-07-12 09:21:45

Experts are exploring and restoring the Forbidden City's best-preserved, yet least-understood, structure - Emperor Qianlong's long-sealed retirement lodge.

One step at a time

2012-07-11 17:36:23

Canada's Tien Ching puts her money where her heart is, reaching out to educate girls in rural China.


2012-07-11 10:38:55

Timeline of the National Museum of China.

The man who seeks clues in fingerprints

2012-07-11 10:36:26

Liu Zhixiong created a stir after he identified a fingerprint, which helped police solve a 31-year-old serial electric shock murder case.