Prestigious scientist to establish China's first top-notch private research universityPrestigious scientist to establish China's first top-notch private research universityShi Yigong, Chinese biophysicist and former vice president of the renowned Tsinghua University, has recently founded with several other scientists the Westlake University in East China's Hangzhou city with a goal to build the country's first private institution of higher education that boasts top-no

Rocker to break new groundRocker to break new groundBeijing Workers' Stadium, an iconic concert venue with a capacity of about 60,000, has never had a male singer from the Chinese mainland …

On the trail of a mythical beastOn the trail of a mythical beastOne man has made it his life mission to track down the mysterious 'Wildman' that is said to be roaming the mountains of Shennongjia.

Winner in competition, winner in lifeWinner in competition, winner in lifePing Yali has appeared on national television many times, each time accompanied by her faithful guide dog, Lucky, a six-year-old golden r…

Mariatu Kargbo-"A Chinese black girl"Mariatu Kargbo-"A Chinese black girl"Mariatu Kargbo, a 5 feet 8 inches tall mixed-race girl from Sierra Leone, is now a singer based in China. People here have given her the …

Men dedicated to time machineMen dedicated to time machineThe nation's master watch and clock makers have emerged from a difficult decade to make the most of the luxury market.

A woman of substance shares the recipe of her successA woman of substance shares the recipe of her successTang Ruiren, 83, thought she would remain an ordinary farmer forever.But a leap of faith some 30 years ago, changed her life.