2015-12-24History buffs regard Sima Qian as a master for his records of China's early history spanning 3,000 years, despite their unwillingness to face one "embarrassing" fact: The writer was castrated.
2015-12-23Ten days after she announced she's resigning from the People's Liberation Army Air Force on her Sina Weibo account with more than 10 million followers, Han Hong - one of China's most famous pop singers - was named CEO of the newly founded Hualu Baina Entertainment.
2015-12-23Christmas for me is a nostalgic time, filled with magical childhood memories of knee-deep snow, Santa Claus, family gatherings, jingle bells and air pollution.
2015-12-23Photo taken on Dec 22, 2015 shows a view of smog in Beijing, Dec 22, 2015.
2015-12-22The museum showcases Marbury's photos, from his childhood in Brooklyn, New York to recent years in Beijing, a place he sees as his "second home".
2015-12-21China will become one of the world's biggest music markets by 2020, a forecast that prompted a recent consensus among three major international record companies - Universal Music, Sony Music and Warner Music - as well as QQ Music, a music-service platform under the Chinese Internet giant, Tencent.
2015-12-20The Palace Museum in Beijing, also known as the Forbidden City, will launch its new digital gallery on Dec 22, a curator said Saturday.
2015-12-19Beijing public transit will pilot a new regional bus pass on 139 bus lines connecting the city with neighboring Tianjin municipality and Hebei Province starting next Friday.
2015-12-19Who belongs to this exclusive club is a matter of much scholarly contention, but the quality of their works is not.
2015-12-17One-to-one unarmed combat Wushu Sanda will turn professional next year as the nation's Wushu sport administrator announced the first professional league will be unveiled in January in Beijing on Wednesday.
2015-12-16Taiwan singer-actor-TV host Show Lo released his latest album, Reality Show, in Beijing on Thursday.
2015-12-15Santa Claus may never have known the ancient trade route - who really knows? - but the Christmas season and the centuries-old spice trade share a common flavor thanks to the land we now know as Sri Lanka, Mike Peters reports.
2015-12-14The draft regulation, which is soliciting public opinion now, will be reviewed by central authorities before it comes into effect.
2015-12-12A poetry-themed TV gala is expected to greet people ahead of the coming Chinese New Year.