An exhibition featuring 400 puppets held its opening day at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing on Jan 13. The puppets are all from the Xu Zhuchu collection.
One of the finest Chinese porcelain collections in history will be put up for auction, with an overall estimated price of over 20 million pounds.
Adopting few colors, mainly black, yellow, and a little red, monkeys painted in a calligraphic way are no less vivid than primates brushed with thick oils.
Cinema viewing in the Chinese capital is set to get better with more access to world-class technology.
President Barack Obama is expected sum up the legacy of his mandate and speak of the country's future in his final State of the Union speech.
Fourteen people were killed at a social service agency in a Southern California city on Wednesday, and a manhunt was under way.
Since 2009, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has turned Nov 11 into China's equivalent of the US' Cyber Monday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the Mediterranean coastal city of Antalya in southwest Turkey Saturday to attend the upcoming G20 summit.
The attacks were designed to show France would remain a top target for the jihadist group as long as the country continued its current policies, the group said in a statement.
Benjamin Netanyahu assured Barack Obama on Monday that he remained committed to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as they sought to mend ties.
China is poised to become the biggest US trading partner this year, eclipsing Canada for the first time as the slump in oil prices reduces the value of energy exports for Canada.
China has its first Nobel Prize in Medicine. And 84-year-old TuYouyou said she was not surprised to get it.