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Ancient 'Xiangshi' kicks off in Wuzhen

[2015-04-04 11:30]

The ancient "Xiangshi", also called Incense Fair, dating back to the Tang Dynasty (618-907AD), kicked off in Wuzhen Friday. During this time each year, varieties of local dramas are staged and native vaudevilles are displayed.

Golden moments at jewelry show

[2015-04-03 11:13]

A shirt made with gold was the highlight of a jewelry show in Xi’an, Shannxi province on Thursday. Weighing 3 kilograms it was handmade by 30 craftsmen over a period of 3 months and is worth more than 1 million yuan ($160,000.

Luoyang, the ancient capital of thirteen dynasties

[2015-04-04 23:55]

Located in Central China' s Henan province, Luoyang is one of the cradles of Chinese civilization and used to be a famous capital of 13 dynasties.

Across America over the week (from March 27 to April 2)

[2015-04-03 23:35]

Across America over the week (from March 20 to 27)

Off the beaten path: China's top 'surf' breaks

[2015-04-03 11:31]

Nam Co Lake, Tibet

Where eagles still soar

[2015-04-03 11:31]

Members of the Kazakh and Kirgiz ethnic groups living in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region in northwestern China are the only people in China who still carry on the tradition of training eagles to hunt.

Top 5 cooperation priorities in the Belt and Road Initiative

[2015-04-03 07:35]

The principles, framework and cooperation priorities and mechanisms in its Belt and Road Initiative to enhance regional connectivity and embrace a brighter future together have been unveiled by China.

10 destinations for a Qingming outing

[2015-04-03 07:00]

However, Qingming is not only about commemorating the dead and farming. Nature is awakening everywhere during this period. Trees will turn green, flowers will blossom, and the sun will shine brighter. It is a good time to go out and appreciate the beauty of nature as the weather warms up.

Bambi artist, 104, has show in NYC

[2015-04-03 06:07]

Tyrus Wong, at the age 104, is the oldest Chinese-American artist alive today. A retrospective of Tyrus Wong's career from the 1920s to the 2000s is on display at the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) in Manhattan though September.

US returns ancient Royal Seal of King Deokjong to S. Korea

[2015-04-02 11:06]

The US's Seattle Art Museum (SAM) on Wednesday returned the Royal Seal of King Deokjong made in the ancient Joseon Dynasty to South Korea.

Snowfall hits China's Urumqi

[2015-04-02 09:51]

Residents walk on a snowy road in Urumqi, capital of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on April 1, 2015. Snowfall hit Urumqi on Wednesday morning. The local meteorological bureau has issued an alarm for a snowstorm.

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