Grassroots heroes honored for extraordinary endeavors

2014-01-10 17:15:55

Ten groups and individuals were credited as "The Grassroots Heroes of 2013" at an award ceremony on Thursday to celebrate the extraordinary endeavors of ordinary people.

Judges say yes to 'The Panda'

2014-01-08 10:56:18

Art students' skills show in Qingdao

2014-01-07 09:13:22

Art students practice walkin and posing in Qingdao, Shandong province.

Resounding through the ages

2014-01-05 03:21:41

Young students give a new voice to ancient Peking Opera in modern times.

Romantic moments of the New Year

2014-01-02 15:36:15

In Chinese, the pronunciation of 1314 means "for the whole life," so lovers prefer the period from 2013-14 to make a wish on spending their life with their loved one.

One woman learns of her family's untold past

2014-01-01 11:03:54

The first time Sheng Jie heard of her older brother was at his graveyard. It was Tomb Sweeping Day, 2010.

Sacred mountain of wonders

2014-01-01 01:11:46

Mount Emei is at its best during summer and autumn, but you can also visit the scenic spot during spring or winter to witness its four natural phenomena.

On the couch

2013-12-31 09:14:01

At Ma Li's psychosexual therapy center in Shanghai, the color scheme in the consulting room is relaxing; pale yellows, light greens and blues.

Relationships: Sexual pioneers on the march

2013-12-31 09:08:00

In China, the pioneers are only just getting into their stride and are stepping out to explore the secrets of sex and the pleasure they expect to gain from it.

Openly gay still taboo in China's workplaces

2013-12-30 10:38:28

As a gay man, Cheng Wei said the most difficult time of his life was the eight months he worked at a State-owned company.

Elite feet

2013-12-29 10:58:05

The wealthy are swapping golf courses for racetracks.

Dashing forward

2013-12-29 08:07:54

Running is sprinting ahead in popularity nationwide, despite cultural hurdles and air pollution. Matt Hodges reports in Shanghai.