History and Culture

Dongpu village: world workshop of agate

2017-04-18 11:14:00

Like all his fellow natives, Zhang Wuyang is looking forward to the BRICS summit to be held in September in Xiamen, a southeast China’s port city. Full Story

Mongolians honor ancient hero

2017-04-18 10:24:00

About 100,000 ethnic Mongolians from across China went to the mausoleum of the 13th-century great conquerer Genghis Khan Monday for a grand memorial ritual. Full Story

A small subtropical town Lower Zayul

2017-04-18 10:23:00

Lower Zayul locates in southwest Nyingchi on the southern slope of a mountain. It is a small subtropical town. The Deng people live here. Full Story

9th Annual Cross-Strait Film Exhibition kicks off at Beijing Normal University

2017-04-18 10:02:00

Renowned Taiwanese film director Lee Hsing, 87, has called for more cultural exchanges between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan, at the opening ceremony of the 9th Annual Cross-Strait Film Exhibition on April 14 at the Beijing Normal University. Full Story

Much ado about a fragrant flower

2017-04-18 10:00:00

Many Chinese people believe admiring cherry blossom is unpatriotic because it is closely associated with Japanese militarism. Two experts share their views on the subject. Full Story

Born with a wooden spoon: Uygur father and son preserve ancient craft

2017-04-18 09:59:00

Memet Kadir and his son Enwaer Memet were born with a wooden spoon in their mouths. Full Story

Stolen shrine missing for nearly two decades returns to Shanxi Province

2017-04-18 09:55:00

After disappearing for nearly two decades, the body of the missing shrine, which had been discovered in the Chung Tai Chan Monastery in Taiwan, was returned to its home province during a ceremony held at the Shanxi Museum on Sunday. Full Story

Artist and his students show Shaanxi countryside in new light

2017-04-18 09:42:00

On a hot summer-like Saturday afternoon, visitors found some solace at 751 Fashion Echo art gallery in Beijing as they wandered through a new ink painting exhibition titled "Beacon Light". Full Story

Russian art over the decades

2017-04-18 09:36:00

The National Art Museum of China is displaying 100 works at an exhibition to show how modern artists revived and interpreted a painting legacy. Lin Qi reports. Full Story

In film that premiered Monday, girl dances to beat of a different drum

2017-04-18 09:28:00

Taklamakan's Drumbeat, a film produced by Tianshan Mountain Film Studio of Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, premiered in Beijing on Monday at the Great Hall of the People. Full Story