Better than real thing

2013-05-29 17:36:21

It was when he was working in cinematic special effects that Zou Renti stumbled upon a unique technique to make lifelike models.

Beijing ranks top 4 in world city list

2013-05-29 12:55:48

New York, London, Beijing and Paris are the top four in the 2013 Report on Cultural Diversity and Dynamism of World Cities released in Shanghai on Tuesday.

Beijing-to-Paris classic car rally launched

2013-05-28 17:46:36

A ceremony marks the beginning of the Beijing-to-Paris classic car rally at Juyongguan, Beijing, near the Great Wall, May 28, 2013.

After strike one

2013-05-29 02:50:04

Better education is needed in China so the symptoms of a stroke are recognized for prevention and treatment that could save their lives.

Not what the doctor ordered

2013-05-28 08:08:36

Li Jing used to get on well with her parents. Whenever friends or colleagues asked for her secret, she always replied that obeying her parents' wishes and helping to keep them cheerful were her best tactics.

Migrant workers earn more than college grads

2013-05-28 10:31:14

Migrant workers make more money than fresh college graduates, 21st Century Business Herald reported on Tuesday.First-tier cities barely livable

Danes get on their bikes to celebrate cycling

2013-05-27 16:16:35

Danish Ambassador Friis Arne Petersen led a flotilla of bicycles into the embassy's Sanlitun neighborhood for a 3-kilometer ride last weekend, the third year Denmark has celebrated cycling culture in Beijing.

City guide (May 26-June 13)

2013-05-27 16:08:17

Culture events in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong during May 26-June 13.

What's new (May 25)

2013-05-27 16:06:40

What's new

Holding back the sands of time

2013-05-27 15:24:41

Desert dwellers are slowly reclaiming cultivatable land. Hotan prefecture in the southwest of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region is famous for two things: jade and sand.

Chinese Visual Festival opens in London

2013-05-27 15:14:02

A festival of Chinese film, documentaries, and art which opened in London on Saturday will bring the changing face of China to a wider audience.

Parents of teen vandal apologize after online rage

2013-05-27 14:19:56

The parents of a teen vandal have apologized to the public for the graffiti their son scratched on a stone sculpture in an ancient temple in Egypt.