A mainland tycoon on a charity tour of Taiwan gave NT$70,000 ($2,420) to an elderly woman who had been waiting for him at his hotel in Taipei, media reported on Jan 27.
China's railway stations are increasing the heating and adding trains for the peak flow of passengers, as millions of travelers boarded trains in frigid weather to go home for the Spring Festival celebrations.
Community residents brought more than 8,000 self-cooked dishes to enjoy together on Thursday, to celebrate the upcoming traditional Spring Festival. It sets a new Guinness World Record by showing the most dishes in multiple venues.
Li Na is on fire to become the first Chinese player to win a Grand Slam final, as she kicked out world No.1 Catholine Wozniacki 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 in Thursday's semifinal of Australia Open.
Students play music for patients at Xiangyang No 1 People Hospital in Xiangyang, Hubei province, Jan 26, 2011.
An injury-affected Nadal lost for the second straight year in the Australian Open quarterfinals, going down 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 Wednesday to fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.
The economic goals set out in US President Barack Obama's State of the Union address may create more opportunities for cooperation between China and the United States, analysts said.
January 19 marked the beginning of the annual Spring Festival travel rush, with an expected 2.56 billion passenger trips in the coming 40 days.
Stanley Ho backtracked from an accusation that his family had stolen shares in his business empire, saying on Tuesday the dispute was a result of a "misunderstanding".
The first 30 electric taxis displayed in the photo begin to run on the road in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, Jan 26, 2011.
French "Spiderman" Alain Robert climbs the 137-metres-high (about 450 feet) Hang Seng Bank headquarters at Hong Kong's financial Central district Jan 26, 2011.
Snapshots: The world in 24 hours Jan 25, 2011.