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Sichuan Opera discovers the world's a stage

[2014-10-02 07:33]

Traditional art form with a history dating back centuries hits a high note again as its appeal is going global in a dramatic revival, with audiences around the world discovering its uniqueness.

Helping to keep the peace

[2014-10-02 07:33]

The People's Liberation Army, which regards safeguarding world peace and promoting common prosperity as important missions, has been actively undertaking peacekeeping tasks, disaster relief as well as anti-terrorist operations.

Chinese FM meets US Secretary of State

[2014-10-02 05:20]

Top Chinese and US diplomats are trying to find ways to further expand cooperation and effectively manage the differences between the two countries.

Happy 65th birthday!

[2014-10-01 22:56]

Liu Jieyi, China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, makes remarks during a reception to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on Tuesday at the Chinese Mission to the UN in New York.

iPhone 6, 6+ will be sold in mainland

[2014-10-01 10:35]

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will be available in the Chinese mainland beginning Oct 17 from the Apple online and retail stores and an expansive network of retail stores of three major carriers - China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom - after winning approval by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).

National Day celebrated across China

[2014-10-01 08:26]

Flags waved throughout the country as the nation Wednesday observed the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China. National Day also marks the start of Golden Week.

Dine Around Downtown returns for 13th year

[2014-10-01 06:53]

New York City is no stranger to the scurry of the daily lunch rush, but a community development organization in Downtown Manhattan is hoping the return of a food festival will get people to try new culinary delights in a different section of the Big Apple.

Perfect World signs MoU with Columbia University

[2014-10-01 06:02]

New York The dean of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, Linda Fried (front row, right) signs a memorandum of understanding with Robert Xiao (front row, left), CEO of gaming company Beijing Perfect World Digital Technology on Tuesday in Columbia University. The two groups will study the neurological effects of gaming on an aging Chinese population.

100,000 Strong is heralded

[2014-10-01 06:02]

Kurt Campbell, chairman and CEO of The Asia Group and former assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs; Johnny Taylor Jr, president and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund; Evan Medeiros, special assistant to President Barack Obama and senior director for Asian affairs on the National Security Council; David Lampton, professor and director of China Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS); and Carola McGiffert, president of the 100,000 Strong Foundation, discuss the 100,000 Strong Initiative to send 100,000 American students to China over a period of four years at a meeting at SAIS on Tuesday.

Chinese show love for country ahead of National Day

[2014-09-30 14:21]

October 1 marks the 65th anniversary of the People's Republic of China (PRC) and people across the country are showing their love for their country in front of the lens.

China, US bid to work together

[2014-09-30 11:53]

Senior diplomats from China and the United States voiced their hope for the world's two largest economies to work more closely together.

Xinjiang's first high-speed railway to start operation

[2014-09-30 09:55]

A bullet train runs across a bridge on its trial trip in Hami, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, Sept 15, 2014. The 1,776-km Lanxin Railway, which links Lanzhou city in northwestern Gansu province and Urumqi city in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, will be Xinjiang's first high-speed railway when it begins operation by the end of this year. The Xinjiang section of the railway will be firstly put into service in October.

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