Stranger tracks down family to help body of unknown man be cremated.
In an era when cultural relics can bring in big profits, collector Qin Furong is taking a step to the side.
For the past 36 years, Chu Zijia's daily routine has included fetching water from a well early every morning, putting it in a special instrument and making a measurement.
It's not difficult for a visitor in winter to find the workshop of the Russian accordionist.
Cracks appeared in the walls of Inayat Sillam's bungalow seconds after the magnitude-6 earthquake in Xinjiang on Nov 1.
When Wang Jinyun saw a message on his website in early 2007, he didn't think replying to it would totally change another person's life.
Dressed all in black and sporting his trademark long hair and beard, Gao Xiaosong marked his transformation from inmate to celebrity.
With his bare hands and no safety equipment, Zhang Xixin scales the outside of a five-floor building within two minutes.
For Wang Yuxiang, living with her "two husbands" may be the only way that all three of them can survive.
For the past 28 years, Song Jinping has been taking care of his former primary school teacher who is now 99 years old.
Shuttling back and forth between vendors in the crowded food market during the morning peak hours, 48-year-old Cheng Yuechen is wandering from peddler to peddler, asking for the price of almost every item available: fish, meat, vegetables, rice and noodles
When restaurants have closed at night, Ma Dayong's work begins.