Peng advances to US Open semifinals

2014-09-03 03:52:03

China's Peng Shuai is through to the semifinals of this year's US Open women's singles draw after besting Switzerland's Belinda Bencic, 6-2, 6-1, in the tournament's first quarterfinal match on Tuesday afternoon.

Top 10 jobs for graduates with highest salary

2014-09-03 07:51:43

A recruitment website in China has come out with a list of 10 jobs that offer highest salaries. Let's take a look at the list.

Chinese figures in Venice

2014-09-03 05:55:30

Chinese films are no strangers to Venice, even more so in recent years as the center of world's cinema shifts eastwards. Here, we provide a list of prominent Chinese figures in Venice.

New pet favorites for the Chinese

2014-09-02 13:16:57

Among pet owners, those with dogs and cats comprise the overwhelming majority, but there are more pet varieties for Chinese people to choose as their new favorites.

Children start new term on lonely islet

2014-09-02 07:52:10

The new term begins on Beigang Island in South China's Hainan province. The islet, of about 400 hectares, once lost contact with the outside world when Typhoon Rammasun battered Hainan in July.

Huge paper sky lantern released in S China

2014-08-19 08:45:52

A 40-meter-diameter paper sky lantern, consist of 62 small ones in two to four diameters long, rises up in the air with afire firecrackers in Hongling village, Wanquan county, Hainan province on Monday.

Man proposes with 1001 hot dogs in Chengdu

2014-08-19 07:45:31

A man, surnamed Wang, speaks to his girlfriend during a proposal specially arranged in Chengdu, Sichuan province, August 16, 2014.

Half-structure-left pagoda stands for 500 years

2014-08-19 07:00:00

Photo taken on Aug 17, 2014 shows an ancient pagoda, with half of its structure left, at Shanghe village of Huangbai township in Dexing city of East China's Jiangxi province.

Foreigners pursue kung fu dream in Henan

2014-08-18 11:11:44

Shaolin Temple, as the cradle of Zen Buddhism and Shaolin martial arts, has attracted kung fu lovers around the world. The number of foreigners who come to learn kung fu every year is no less than 7,000.

Weekly Photos: July 28-Aug 3

2014-08-04 07:21:02

Young wrestlers gather during a traditional Nadam fair in Xilin Gol League, in China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, July 28, 2014.

10 Chinese cities that lifted property curbs in July

2014-08-04 07:31:43

The price dip came after several cities scrapped curbs on purchases to boost sales. As of Friday, 60 percent of the 46 cities that had such curbs had eased them.

Culture Insider: Customs of Sanfu - the dog days of summer

2014-08-04 07:14:50

Sanfu is between mid-July to mid-August. Let's take a look at the Chinese traditional ways of spending the dog days of summer.