Back to our roots

2011-03-09 08:01:33

Traditional Chinese medicine is seeing a resurgence in Hong Kong, where it's thought Western medicine acts quickly but has more side effects.

A trim at the barber that raised eyebrows

2011-03-09 08:01:33

They say the eyes are the window of the soul. In that case, eyebrows must be window frames.

GPS technology an imposition or an improved position?

2011-03-09 08:01:33

Beijing brings out the Big Brother in Western media.

Happy long life noodles to you all!

2011-03-08 07:56:42

When I was living in Adelaide, I would often buy packets of dried "Long Life Noodles" from a little shop in Chinatown.

A face that says it all

2011-03-08 07:56:42

Will 2011 be China's year at the Miss Universe? Yue-sai Kan is determined to make the answer to that a resounding yes.

Feng Xiaogang drops hint about new movie

2011-03-08 07:56:42

Feng Xiaogang will now start on a project he has wanted to do for more than 10 years.

No ifs or buts

2011-03-08 07:56:42

Two years after Lost in Beijing was pulled out of theaters, Li Yu is confident her fourth film Buddha Mountain will touch audiences.

Wife, mother and scientist

2011-03-08 07:56:42

A winner of the 2011 L'Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards, Professor Vivian Wing-wah Yam says she could not have done it without the backing of her family.

A flood of Chinese to American colleges

2011-03-06 07:44:27

Dozens of American colleges and universities are seeing a surge in applications from students in China.

The human touch

2011-03-06 07:43:58

The next challenge for Watson, I.B.M.'s supercomputer will be to learn to diagnose and treat patients.

A real statement made by faux fashion models

2011-03-06 07:43:58

To the untrained eye, the clusters of synthetic body parts scattered on the floor of a vast warehouse in Italy's heartland looked very much like.

A new year begins

2011-03-07 07:59:35

Song, dance, and fireworks as Tibetans celebrate Losar.