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  • Stuntman on a wing and a prayer

    2013-06-03 01:03

    American wingsuiter Jeb Corliss will fly through a crack between two peaks of the Jianglang mountain range in East China's Zhejiang province, a gap that is only 5 meters wide.

  • Seeking epiphany from holy mountain

    2013-05-30 04:13

    Six decades after humans first conquered Mount Qomolangma, a pioneering Tibetan mountaineer has told how he is helping booming numbers of China's nouveau rich to scale earth's highest mountain.

  • China's childhood games from the 1980's

    2013-05-30 10:26

    For those who grew up in China during the 1980's, can you remember what games you played during your childhood? Let's recall the good old days of the 80's!

  • If women ruled the world

    2013-05-28 17:15

    The Chinese edition of A Women’s World, a Better World was launched on May 23 at Beijing’s Page One bookstore.

  • Beijing ranks top 4 in world city list

    2013-05-29 12:55

    New York, London, Beijing and Paris are the top four in the 2013 Report on Cultural Diversity and Dynamism of World Cities released in Shanghai on Tuesday.

  • After strike one

    2013-05-29 02:50

    Better education is needed in China so the symptoms of a stroke are recognized for prevention and treatment that could save their lives.

  • Parents of teen vandal apologize after online rage

    2013-05-27 14:19

    The parents of a teen vandal have apologized to the public for the graffiti their son scratched on a stone sculpture in an ancient temple in Egypt.

  • Change of heart

    2013-05-27 14:04

    Student Lu Song volunteered to teach in a Nairobi slum for an adventure but soon developed a deep affection for the place and the people.

  • Learn the ropes to tie the knot

    2013-05-27 10:16

    Getting married in the world's most populous country is big business. About $57 billion is spent annually on 10 million weddings in China.

  • Children's Day celebrated in low-carbon way

    2013-05-27 09:41

    Children at a kindergarten in Shandong province use waste materials to make toys to celebrate the coming Children's Day in a low-carbon way.

  • Eye of the beholder

    2013-05-24 11:39

    Today, the Chinese idea of female beauty has taken a strong swing toward Western standards, with many young women desperate for a higher bridged nose, eyelids or a sharper chin. It's a desire that has fueled a culture of plastic surgery among the wealthy.

  • A soldier's life

    2013-05-23 05:36

    It was late April and we were staying at a remote mountain village in Yunnan province with a small group of young soldiers.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.