The nominations for the 61st Grammy Awards will be postponed by two days to avoid conflict with memorial services for former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, the award show's parent company the Recording Academy said on Monday.
Inscriptions carved on a cliff believed to date back over 800 years have been found in northern China's Shanxi Province, local authorities said Monday.
Chinese archaeologists have uncovered the oldest signs of human activity on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau at about 4,600 meters above sea level.
The traditional Chinese Chan Tea musical concert was organized in Nepal for the first time on Thursday evening.
Beijing Municipality has re-opened a large historic building complex to the public near the Forbidden City on the central axis of Beijing after restorations complete.
A new study has discovered that humans first set foot on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau around 30,000-40,000 years ago.
Traditional Tibetan bathing for health and healing was added to UNESCO's intangible cultural heritage list on Wednesday.
From soap bars to Coca-Cola cans, nothing is too strange to collect in the world, but French artist Thomas Sauvin has a fascinating hobby -- collecting other people's memories.
The utensils in paired form usually symbolize fineness and bring a sense of warmth.
On Wednesday, police in the capital's Shijingshan district said they detained a 43-year-old singer surnamed Chen on Monday along with a 25-year-old unemployed woman surnamed He.
The ad, which shows chopsticks as symbols of love within modern Chinese families, has resurfaced online and gone viral after fashion house Dolce & Gabbana posted a video featuring an Asian-looking model struggling to eat Italian food with chopsticks.
China will adopt unified criterion on audio and videos both online and offline, according to China's State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television.
Traditional Tibetan bathing for a medical purpose was inscribed onto the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO on Wednesday.
An 11th-century Chinese ink painting fetched HK$463.6 million ($59.2 million) at a Christie's sale in Hong Kong on Monday night, making it one of the most expensive of all classic Chinese paintings and works of calligraphy sold at auction.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) inscribed on Wednesday China's Lum medicinal bathing of Sowa Rigpa on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
The site, covering an area of two million square meters, is one of the largest prehistoric settlement sites in China. A large number of historical relics including pottery, stoneware, boneware and jadeware have been unearthed at the site previously.
A new exhibition called In a Myriad of Forms that is ongoing at the Shanghai Museum till Feb. 24 is providing visitors the rare chance to view lacquer art that originated thousands of years ago.
An exhibition called "Wisdom of Confucius Culture" kicked off on Monday at the Confucius Institute of Lisbon University in Portugal.
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Tibetan medicinal bathing may soon see its cultural influence spread to the rest of the world, as the 13th session of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage opens in Port Louis.
Italian director and screenwriter Bernardo Bertolucci, who won nine Oscar awards for “The Last Emperor,” died from cancer at the age of 77 on Monday.
An ongoing exhibition at the China Agricultural Museum in Beijing showcases farming techniques used through the ages, Wang Kaihao reports.
Mysterious relics from the Confucius Family Mansion can be seen by the public for the first time from Monday, after being kept as a private family collection for centuries.
The head of a cultural relic excavation project in Baota district of Yan'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province, confirmed that he has traced the relic back 4,500 years ago, which could be China's most ancient palace.
Chinese Film Week kicked off in Portuguese capital Lisbon on Sunday with seven Chinese films on show in cinemas across the country.
The number of museums in China has increased by 14 times over the past four decades, according to Liu Yuzhu, head of the National Cultural Heritage Administration.
Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities announced on Saturday the discovery of an ancient tomb in Luxor province in Upper Egypt.
An interactive puzzle-solving game book, Migong: Ruyi Linlang Tuji (Mystery Palace: Map of Treasures in the Palace), which looks deeper at the life of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), will be published by the publishing house of the Palace Museum.
Chinese e-commerce giants including Alibaba's Tmall and JD.com have removed items of Italian luxury brand Dolce & Gabbana from their platforms amid a racism row.
Chinese scientists said they have successfully applied graphene‐enhanced nanomaterials to protect ancient wall paintings.