As a kid, I had lots of toys on my wish list for Santa. But like many Chinese parents, they stuck to what they thought would be most beneficial to my development.
A group of DIY gizmo and robot inventors seek to rewire their futures.
Why do kids believe a chubby guy in a flying sleigh can deliver joy across the United States? Because their parents did.
Li Xingning has nurtured the dream of being a librarian ever since she was a child. This Christmas, her dream came true, only that her books were real people.
At the beginning of 2011, 27-year-old Beijing resident Wen Erniu posted an article on a popular lifestyle portal calling on people to invest a little money in a Beijing cafe.
The nonprofit Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship is helping those who haven't got a job create their own businesses.
When Jiao Yan stumbled upon an online photo of pop singer Rihanna wearing a jumper she designed, she screamed to her colleagues: "Champagne! Champagne!"
The 30-year-old actress Fan Bingbing went to court this week to battle claims that she eloped with the 65-year-old actor Wang Xueqi, and she appears to be winning the war.
An exhibition featuring a group of contemporary artists is ongoing at ShanghART Gallery.
American Pistachio Growers (APG) recently staged an in-store promotion at supermarkets in Beijing and Shanghai to improve awareness of American pistachios among Chinese consumers.
A dozen or so domino players gathered in Langfang, Hebei province, on Dec 13 to announce a challenge for the Guinness World Records domino-toppling record.
Following hot on the heels of overseas distance learning initiatives, the Ministry of Education is introducing online courses from China's universities.