Time capsule of a country's past

2012-07-11 10:32:59

The National Museum of China dates back to July 9, 1912, when Cai Yuanpei and his subordinates established the National Peking Museum of History, the country's first public museum.

Polished to perfection

2012-07-11 10:27:27

The newly renovated National Museum of China mirrors the country's peaceful rise.

Pan-Asian Stone Expo held in Kunming, China's Yunnan

2012-07-10 16:28:49

Pan-Asian Stone Expo held in Kunming, China's Yunnan.

Sexual health expo

2012-07-10 10:33:43

Chengdu University, a center for promoting sexual health among adolescents, recently organized a sex education exhibition at a Primary School in Chengdu.

Tibetan folk festival

2012-07-10 10:31:26

Shannan prefecture in Tibet autonomous region will host the 2012 Tibet Yalong Culture Festival from Aug 17-23.

Oil paintings galore

2012-07-10 10:30:19

The Phoenix Art Palace, the largest privately owned art museum in Jiangsu province, opened in Wuxi on July 1.

Mt Huangshan dialogue

2012-07-10 10:29:21

About 20 Chinese and international artists and scholars will gather at Mount Huangshan in Anhui province for an intercultural dialogue from July 10-15.

Remember Haizi

2012-07-10 10:28:48

A poem festival to honor famous Chinese poet Haizi will take place on July 25 in Delingha, Qinghai province - the poet's favorite place.

Art ambassadors

2012-07-10 10:27:59

Ten artists and art scholars from more than 100 candidates from universities, painting institutes, and art academies will travel to countries on five continents in the coming weeks.

Chinese art in London

2012-07-10 10:23:43

Chinese artist Liu Tiefei donated his second draft of an oil painting titled Back to England to the Beijing Olympic Park Management Committee recently.

Lost and found

2012-07-10 10:16:42

A man, who lost his son to human traffickers more than 20 years ago, was reunited with him last month.

Indian women fight against toilet discrimination

2012-07-10 10:15:30

People in Mumbai of India would seem bound by a common misery: far too many people sharing far too few toilets, and women often have to pay to urinate.