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  • Peony Cultural Festival opens in Central China

    2016-04-03 11:01

    The 34th Luoyang Peony Cultural Festival opened in Luoyang on Friday.

  • Water falls from heaven

    2016-04-03 10:06

    Li Bai, a famous Chinese poet from the Tang Dynasty (618-907), in his poem, Invitation to Wine said, “Did not you see the Yellow River coming from heaven, rushing into the sea, never comes back?”

  • An army from the Qin Dynasty

    2016-04-02 15:32

    Almost every one of these soldiers has his own special look. They have different eyebrows, hair styles and even facial expressions and ages. Standing silently, wi horses nearby and solemn looks on their faces, they appear to be still waiting for an order from the emperor.

  • The perfect confection

    2016-04-02 07:57

    It's no secret that the weather can be a baker's worst enemy, and during rainy winter days, the inexperienced ones may struggle to achieve the optimal level of moisture in their dough.

  • Cherry flowers in full bloom as spring comes

    2016-03-13 16:03

    Cherry flowers are in full bloom as the spring comes.

  • Venue of 2016 Int'l Horticultural Expo in N China

    2016-03-13 14:26

    The expo is scheduled for April 29 through Oct 16. The trial operation starts in March. The event is forecast to attract 10 million visitors.

  • Shanghai tulip expo kicks off

    2016-03-13 10:45

    Visitors view tulip flowers during Shanghai tulip expo at Daning-Lingshi Park in Shanghai, East China, March 12, 2016.

  • Hong Kong gem captures flavors of Thai street food

    2016-03-11 08:06

    There are secrets you can treasure keeping to yourself, and there are secrets that, it turns out, everyone seems to know.

  • Taste of enlightenment

    2016-03-11 08:06

    A vegetarian restaurant in Beijing celebrates the food and traditions of Chinese Buddhism, Mike Peters reports.

  • Fast food giant KFC opens outlet in Tibet

    2016-03-10 08:07

    KFC has become the first Western fast food giant to open a branch in the Tibet autonomous region.

  • Guam reaches out to Chinese tourists

    2016-03-09 13:27

    The US Guam tourism authority recently kicked off a road show in China, with stops in Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou.

  • Gaga for Guam

    2016-03-09 08:05

    The small island that's the US territory nearest to China is pushing to pull big waves of tourists from the Asian nation over to its shores.

  • 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.