Chopsticks, or kuaizi in Chinese, are a pair of small equal-length tapered sticks, usually made of wood, used for eating Asian food.
As the old saying goes, "Light snow covers the land, great snow covers the river." The 20th solar term, “Light Snow,” falls on November 22 this year.
A joint art exhibition by a group of Chinese artists in Yangon is a fine tribute to the people of Myanmar - reflecting the natural beauty and unique culture of their country.
Italian fashion brand Dolce&Gabbana (D&G) was accused of racial discrimination against Chinese people and culture as it released three trailers on social media to its show held in Shanghai on Wednesday night.
Chinese Wuxia (martial arts) novelist Shiao Ching-jen, more widely known by his pen name Xiao Yi, died of lung cancer in Los Angeles, the U.S. on Monday, according to the Chinese Writers Association of North America. He was 83.
Gloria Tang Tsz-kei, who also goes by her stage name G.E.M., is one of the most successful female pop stars in China and was recently ranked 34th on the BBC 100 Women's list.
An ongoing TV variety show is set to show the former Chinese imperial palace complex in a new light.
The Administration of Northeast China Tiger and Leopard National Park has launched an anti-poaching campaign in Hunchun, Jilin Province, to ensure the safety of tigers and leopards living in the area.
Museums are great places to learn more about history and art, but walking around quiet exhibits and reading explanations can sometimes become boring chores, even for those who are interested in art or history.
A remarkable display of 450 traditional Chinese lanterns in Edinburgh Zoo is throwing new light on ancient tales from Scotland and China."Visitors will come face to face with herds of unicorns, kelpies, a sleeping dragon and Nessie the Loch Ness Monster.” The Chinese lanterns in Edinburgh Zoo.
Two ancient tea relics were unveiled at a Chinese tea culture themed activity held in the Palace Museum on Nov 16, in Beijing, to trace back the traditional Chinese culture and promote the spirit of tea makers.
It was a cold evening on Friday at Buffalo, the second largest city in the U.S. state of New York as the temperature dropped down to 36 oF (2 oC) after a day's heavy wet snow.
A Picasso signed painting, which might be one of the artworks stolen in 2012 from the Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam, was found in Romanian eastern county of Tulcea, the country's anti-organized crime authorities announced on Sunday.
The China Academy of Art and San Francisco Art Institute, both prestigious art schools in their respective countries, on Friday opened an exhibition and a symposium here to explore the role of art in the modern technological age.
The central government and regional government of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have invested about 3 billion yuan (430 million U.S. dollars) into promoting public culture development over the last five years.
Archaeologists said Thursday they have discovered a millennium-old "money tree" in a tomb in southwest China's Sichuan Province, though its main body had been stolen.
Oxford Dictionaries announced that it has chosen "toxic" as its annual "Word of the Year", British media reported Friday.
A "treasure box" time capsule, believed to be from around 1800 and indicating royal wishes for prosperity and peace, was unveiled for the first time on Friday at the Palace Museum in Beijing.
Renowned Chinese American writer Maxine Hong Kingston was one of the honorees at Thursday's Legacy Awards Gala held in New York City.
A series of cultural exchange activities including exhibitions and seminars were held in Brunei's capital Bandar Seri Begawan on Thursday to boost China-Brunei cooperation.
The spoken and written languages of ethnic groups are widely used in Xinjiang, said a white paper released Thursday by the State Council Information Office.
A white paper released Thursday by the State Council Information Office said Xinjiang ethnic cultures are part of the Chinese culture.
Xun Xiu Ji, a book which literally means "Looking for Embroidery", has been named China's "Most Beautiful Book" together with 24 other books from 20 publishing houses from across the country.
India's two leading Bollywood actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone tied the knot in Italy Wednesday, local media reported.
Greek archaeologists brought to light new significant finds that cast light on an ancient city in Korinthos, 100 kilometres west of Athens, that was only known from historical sources, Greek Culture Ministry announced in a statement on Tuesday.
A child plays with reproductions of traditional toys from Dunhuang's ancient culture, which inspired the design and characters in smash gaming hit King of Glory."I have always loved the culture of Dunhuang and I wanted the music to evoke its long and rich ancient history," said Han, who performed at the Chengdu concert.
A museum dedicated to Confucius in China is seeking classics of Confucianism from around the world.
A handbook on lifelong learning, which was revised by UNESCO and its member states during a forum in Shanghai from Oct. 18 to 19, will be published in 2019, making it the first global guideline for the comprehensive management and pragmatic development of lifelong learning.
Traditional Chinese medicine will be included into the World Health Organization's forthcoming International Classification of Diseases to be released next year, according to the science magazine Nature.
The popular Chinese reality show I Am the Actor is coming to English-speaking markets as an international version of the hit TV program will be produced by a U.S. company next year.