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On June 26, 2017, Lesser Bairam is celebrated in Niujie of Beijing, the largest area inhabited by Muslims in Beijing.

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Beautiful scene of the Three-Gorges Tribe scenic spot in Central China

The Three-Gorges Tribe is located on Xiling Gorge in Yichang city of central China’s Hubei province, between the Three-Gorges Dam and the Gezhouba Dam.

Thangka master Norbu Sitar: passing art from generation to generation

Norbu Sitar was born into a family of thangka painters. He started to follow his grandfather and other thangka masters in thangka painting when he was 11. After more than 10 years, he became a thangka master.

Chinese Bike-share culture set to roll into Sydney

Sydneysiders are getting ready to say goodbye to their transport woes next month, when the harbour city's first dockless bike-share venture is set to launch.

China's two supercomputers still world's fastest as U.S. squeezed out of 3rd place

China's Sunway TaihuLight and Tianhe-2 are still the world's fastest and second fastest machines, but America's Titan was squeezed into fourth place by an upgraded Swiss system, according to the latest edition of the semiannual T0P500 list of supercomputers released Monday.


Museum Summit to celebrate 20th anniversary of HK's return to China

As the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China and establishment of the HK Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) will be marked in less than a week on July 1, a series of activities have been held in Hong Kong to celebrate the grand occasion.

China Breakthroughs: Chinese supercomputers get top-rankings for speed

The processing speeds of supercomputers are measured in floating-point operations per-second (flops) and a quadrillion flops are known as petaflops.

China Breakthroughs: Melting combustible ice for commercial use

China remains reliant on oil & gas imports and domestic coal production for energy consumption. But Beijing has spearheaded projects to boost renewables as well.

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