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Updated: 2013-03-05 07:52
Highlights from chinadaily.com.cn
Photo: A dazzling show of traditional Chinese wedding dresses was held in Shanghai on Saturday. Their designer, Guo Pei, is the owner of the flagship store Chinese Bride in Shanghai. She has created ceremonial dresses for both the CCTV Spring Festival Gala and the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Special: March 5 is Lei Feng Day. Browse our special to learn more about Lei Feng Spirit and the household name in China who served the people wholeheartedly. You can also read stories about Lei Feng's successors to see how the spirit lives on.
Bilingual: The Oscar appearance of US first lady Michelle Obama sparked a debate on the proper role of a first lady. Washington Post columnist Courtland Milloy described Obama's Oscar appearance as "unbecoming frivolity". Obama said she was not surprised by the controversy but said she would use all forms of media to get out her message of fighting childhood obesity and helping military families.
(China Daily 03/05/2013 page2)