Four Chinese sailors from the Dongfeng Race Team will split into two teams and work with amateurs in off-shore challenges and in-port rallies in the Jeanneau China Sailing Tour.
A joint performance by the Chinese and Russian youth symphony orchestra has been held at the National Center for Performing Art in Beijing.
Indonesia's government has decided to put off announcing whether a Chinese or Japanese firm will be getting a highly-sought after high-speed rail contract for a few days.
The V-Day parade in Beijing marking the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII has become the focus of global attention. Here, we bring together comments by global social network users who are following the event.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has come under fire from Australian Jewish groups on Thursday after labeling Islamic State (IS) as worse than the Nazis.
Rising Chinese star Zheng Saisai and her playing partner Vania King from the United States have made it into the second round of US Open.
The first trailer for Eddie Redmayne's transgender drama "The Danish Girl" has been released online.
Most mornings, Zhang Dingguo, 63, shadowboxes in a small square in the Martyrs Cemetery in Ya’an, a city in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.
A batch of cultural relics including a Ming Dynasty (1368–1644) banknote issued in 1380 is on display in the Cambridge University library.
Olympic organizers scrap the logo for the 2020 Games after charges that its Japanese designer might have used copied the design.
Fifty brokerages have vowed to pledge a total of $15.7 billion to backup stock purchases, as regulators move to further prop up the market.
Just when you think American politics cannot get any weirder, the White House announced that Barack Obama will trek through the Alaskan wilderness with Bear Grylls for an upcoming episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls.
U.S. defense chief Ash Carter on Tuesday suggested a departure from the White House's determination to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, calling the push by the White House "tricky".
Manufacturing PMI, the official gauge of factory activity in China, slipped into contraction territory for the third time this year in August.
Military fans in China and around the world should set their alarm clocks to ring before 10 am on Thursday Beijing time as they will be presented with a rare display of the People's Liberation Army's top weapons, observers suggested.
Beijing said on Tuesday that Japan's latest complaints over United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's upcoming visit to China for V-Day commemorations are "completely making trouble out of nothing" as the UN chief said it is very important for the world community to learn from the past and move forward.