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

The perfect blendThe perfect blendHuishan Zhang wants to break the stereotype that made in China clothes are inferior. The 29-year-old is on the road to success with his f…

Amateur's bomb-defusing device a successAmateur's bomb-defusing device a successAfter working for eight years, Ji Xingang's bomb-defusing device is now used by many public security bureaus, fire stations, as well as o…

Man cycles across the world for London 2012Man cycles across the world for London 2012Chen Guan Ming, a Chinese farmer, travelled about 60,000km through 16 countries to London, the host city for the 2012 Olympic Games by th…

Through his Asian eyesThrough his Asian eyesWearing a fine cowboy hat and full, untrimmed beard, Dr. Mark H. Levine, a university teacher in China sitting in the audience, started t…

Chasing his dream, step by stepChasing his dream, step by stepA former coal miner who has been hiking across China since he retired in 2005 has further travel plans.

Artist recalls teaching ceramics in LesothoArtist recalls teaching ceramics in LesothoIn June 2011, Pan Jingxin got a phone call that launched his adventure in southern Africa, where he was almost killed.