Central China's Henan Province is planning to submit an application to inscribe the Erlitou relics site to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2021.
The last restoration of the tower was in 1868, but it was again destroyed in 1884.
Stratonikeia is considered one of the world's largest marble cities and has been listed on UNESCO's tentative World Heritage Site list.
An exhibition themed twelve highlights of Zhang Guangyu’s Art, was held here to commemorate the 120th anniversary of the birth of Zhang Guangyu, one of the founders of Chinese comics and Chinese animation films.
The statues had been carved from the cliff in the early 6th and 7th Centuries AD, when Buddhism was the region's dominant religion.
More than 100 pieces of pottery relics depicting people dancing to music during the Han Dynasty (202 BC-AD 220) and Tang Dynasty (618-907) were on exhibition, presenting the exchange and development of Chinese and Western cultures more than 1,000 years ago.
Yongtai Fortress, a 400-year-old ancient city built in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), is located in the Gobi desert in Jingtai County of Baiyin, Northwest China's Gansu Province.
A dazzling Tai Chi performance was staged in Hengyang, Hunan Province by about 100 women on the International Women's Day to advocate a healthier life.
More than 4,000 left-behind women were employed and over 300 households were lifted out of poverty, after 100 poverty alleviation workshops were set up across Guizhou Province with annual output of 60 million yuan(about 9.2 million U.S. dollars)...
After undergoing years of complex analysis of a substance found in the grave of a Chinese nobleman from the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC) in Shaanxi province has been identified as a likely cosmetic for men.
The zebra crossings at the intersection of Huangxing Road and Jiefangxi Road in Changsha City, Central China's Hunan Province, were painted pink to greet International Women's Day.
More than 800 cultural relics from the Palace Museum will be delivered to and displayed at the opening exhibition of the Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM).
The tear-jerker film "Hi, Mom" saw its cumulative box office earnings exceed 5 billion yuan (770 million U.S. dollars) on Saturday, becoming the third movie in the history of China's box office to earn so highly.
A small bowl bought for $35 in a yard sale in the U.S. turned out to be a rare Chinese ceramic from the Ming Dynasty (1384-1644) worth up to half a million dollars.
Can you tell the difference between the two subspecies of giant panda?
At an intangible cultural heritage workshop in Dingxi City, Gansu Province, trendy shoulder bags, fashionable hair clips, and Chinese-style scarves have attracted much attention.
The Berlin Film Festival, for the first time, will be held online due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.
The exhibition of "Light, Infinite Imagination, Virtually Versailles" is in full swing in Shanghai Xintiandi, a cultural and social destination in the city.
Chinese female director Chloe Zhao's feature film "Nomadland" won Best Motion Picture-Drama at the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night, becoming the first film directed by a woman to win the trophy in the category in history.
Chinese female director Chloe Zhao won the Golden Globe for best director in a motion picture for her feature film "Nomadland" on Sunday night, becoming the first Chinese woman and woman of Asian descent to win the trophy in the category in history.
Tributes poured in over the weekend for legendary Hong Kong actor Ng Man-tat, who died of liver cancer in the city on Saturday.
More than 10 teenagers rehearsed in a yard in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, preparing for a special performance presenting various traditional Tibetan programs like Tibetan opera, Nangma and Toeshey.
The molten iron splashing performance, also called "Datiehua" in Chinese, has been listed as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Foreign students in Fujian make lanterns to greet China's Lantern Festival
Giant pandas frolic at Sichuan's conservation base
Chen Hui, 66, a retired surgeon in Fuqing, Fujian Province, is good at carving ordinary cans into artworks.
As the Lantern Festival is approaching, the glutinous rice balls filled with mature-vinegar have become increasingly popular in the market. There are many mature vinegar big fans in north China’s Shanxi Province.
A molten iron fireworks show is performed at Nanchang Maya paradise in Jiangxi, Feb. 23, 2021, to greet the upcoming Lantern Festival which falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month. One of China's intangible cultural heritages, the show has attracted lots of tourists. (Photo: China News Service/Liu Zhankun)
Ba duan jin offers health benefits by coordinating body movements with breathing and a relaxed mind.