When you're related to the individual, it somehow lessens the trauma - babies, elderly parents, spouses with a bad case of food poisoning and of course, the family dog.
Theatrical cross-dressing, a common practice in traditional Chinese opera, is now a popular trend among Wuhan undergraduates.
It was 1989, and Dr. Petra de Jong, a Dutch pulmonologist, was asked for help by a terminally ill patient. He wanted to end his life.
While Chinese models stand out in the West for being different, the same applies to Western models here
Shanghai's men are often characterized as neat and financially astute, but hardly ever as masculine or adventurous.
BMW shows its 'JOY' by joining hands with renowned dancer from Yunnan
When summer weather comes around, an unexpected sight can be seen on the streets of Suzhou, Jiangsu province: an ice cream truck driving down the streets.
A Taiwan photographer captures the island from a feline's angle. Shi Yingying gets down on four paws to share the view.
In 1993, John and Maggie Davis were working in Qionghai, Hainan province, when they got a call from a local doctor.
While Beijingers might not know Atlanta Georgia native Lil Jon, many have definitely heard his music.
When successful businessman Ping Anjun climbs onto the stage next month in Beijing, it won't be to explain how he made his fortune in real estate.
It was another cold, windy, rainy afternoon on West Lake when artist Cai Guoqiang decided it was time to wrap up his four-day project - sketching the beauty of the lake.