The lack of water in one of China's poorest regions has prompted a massive resettlement in the Northwest.
Twenty-year-old Wang Ziling confidently walked out of the Central Academy of Drama, as a large group of journalists rushed toward her, asking for her feelings about the...
The feverish ambitions of young Chinese seeking entry to the prosperous film industry also infects foreigners, especially those with Asian roots.
A doctor discovers a Western and Chinese treatment blend that saves SARS survivors with problem hips after receiving therapy.
For aspiring actors and the schools they hope will launch them, spring is a season of infinite hope.
She is totally committed to her vocation, but she fears there will be no one to take her place when she retires.
Ang Lee's second Academy Award win, in the Best Director category, has cemented his stature as the most celebrated of Chinese-speaking filmmakers.
A series of Chinese storybooks adapted from the iconic game has taken the children's publishing world by storm.
Starting with Australian author Frank Moorhouse's speech 11 years ago, in which he made a link between martinis and literature.
Ang Lee's epic Life of Pi was the biggest winner at the 85th Academy Awards, garnering four awards including Best Director.
From historic Chengdu to the sprawling metropolis of Chongqing, Lee Hannon reports on a tale of two cities.
The art of embroidery was an important part of a woman's education in China, at least until a few generations ago.
Former forestry workers are adapting to the times as central government directives emphasize conservation rather than chopping down trees.
Marco Polo first introduced Kublai Khan and his empire to the West in the 13th century, while more recently a British author has devoted himself to the exploration of Mongolian...
Embroidery is part of the Chinese cultural fabric, and there are many schools with unique stitches, designs and characteristics from various regions.
An aspiring journalist turns a new page in his career to become managing director of Tourism Australia.
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