National Low Carbon Day fell on June 17, 2013, with the theme of "practice the low-carbon way and build beautiful homes".
Micro-blogging site has 500 million users - not all of them from China. Some expats are turning to China's most popular micro blog to get involved in Chinese society.
Father's Day, a holiday which falls on the third Sunday of June, is less popular than other holidays in China as fewer fathers receive gifts than mothers.
Loke Pui Yan has been studying for her master's degree at Xiamen University in Fujian province since the autumn.
Gary Matzdorff, 92, found refuge in Shanghai during WW II and often nostalgically returns. Shi Yingying in Shanghai catches up with the American and his fond memories.
Combining aerobics and dance, Zumba is an increasingly popular exercise that produces a wonderful sense of accomplishment.
"2013 A Night of Diplomats" was held at Beijing's St. Regis Hotel on June 14, 2013.
It looks like a mirage.
Ultra-low budget thriller "The Purge" has overrun the North America box office with a surprisingly better-than-expected take of receipts
Eating zongzi is a traditional custom during the Dragon Boat Festival.
The 2013 national college entrance examination ended in some regions of China on Saturday. Approximately 9.12 million people took part in the exam this year.