California-born artist Lenora Lee believes the most romantic story in the world is the one about her Chinese grandparents.Precious old Beijing photos
This is Liu Baichen's third ocean voyage. The 48-year-old ophthalmologist is again traveling with Chinese hospital ship No 866, nicknamed Peace Ark, on a four-month medical mission overseas.
Liu Li was shoved into the limelight as the judge for a high-profile domestic violence case involving Li Yang, founder of Crazy English language school, and his wife earlier this year.
At the TEDA International Cardiovascular Hospital in Tianjin, there is a very famous animal of the woolly persuasion. His name is Tianjiu, a sheep whose name has hogged headlines in the mainstream media, and whose photograph went viral on the Internet.
Lingyin Temple in Hangzhou has the only formal badminton team in China's religious circles, whose monks have competed in matches and won prizes.
A large proportion of Tibetans are herdsmen. For them, grazing livestock on pasture is their job as well as part of their life.
Having a profile sketched, a sculpture done, or a studio photograph taken is not in vogue anymore. The latest trend is having a 3-D image of oneself printed.
City guide for big cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Macao during June 19-30.
Wu Chaoqi, a 24-year-old Shanghai entrepreneur, is not sure how long his business will survive. He joked that his company's method of delivering wine by moped means that the logistics costs are far lower than those of his competitors. However, his humor underplays a serious problem. "Sure, it saves on expenditure, but also emphasizes an undeniable shortage of orders," he said.
Li Congying is a down-to-earth banker and a romantic poet - a rare and seemingly ambivalent combination of two identities.
The highest temperature in the city Chongqing reached nearly 40 degrees Celsius on Monday. Local meteorological center issued an orange alert for high temperature.