Foreigners' saying about Beijing
Shanghai has the largest expat population on the Chinese mainland. Government statistics show that approximately 173,000 called the city home at the end of 2012.
Diners have the stomach for fight to save leftovers.
Myths, falsehoods help lure people to fatal act.
Every year, at this time, millions of Chinese embark on the world's biggest travel rush - the trek home.
Recording pollution data is becoming big business in China.
This is a regular series of reports which show life in the less-reported areas and give a voice to those whose words often go unheard.
The number of cases of flu and related fatalities in Northern China is expected to rise before winter ends, according to Shu Yuelong, director of the National Influenza Center.
Li Na's brave performance at the Australian Open wins her legions of new fans.
The increase in the number of students majoring in Chinese studies has accompanied China's economic rise.
The smog that has enveloped Beijing recently have left people hankering for the blue skies during 2008 Olympic Games.
In Laiza of Myanmar, the headquarters of the rebel Kachin Independence Army, residents have dug bomb shelters close to their houses.