• Culture Insider: Dragon Boat Festival

    The 5th day of the 5th month of the lunar year is an important day for the Chinese people. The day is called Duan Wu Festival, or Dragon Boat Festival, celebrated everywhere in China.

  • In Beijing for the long run

    Winner of competition promoting the capital gives US executive more reason to pound the streets as she relishes chance to meet city's residents, Li Yingxue reports.

  • Beijing museum opens 'supermarket' of images

    As social media dominates our time, our lives are inexorably flooded with photos and videos, leaving many of us overwhelmed, jaded, and increasingly impatient.