• Paris to Beijing bike ride follows ancient route

    2016-08-19

    It's a long journey by bicycle from Paris to Beijing along the ancient Silk Road. But it was a special and exciting experience for Simon Poniard and Basile Pottier, who took seven months to cover the 12,500 kilometers and 10 countries.

  • Jazz player melds musical styles of East and West

    2016-08-19

    Jazz wizard Gene Aitken is creating more magic in the recording studio: This time in Shanghai with a band combining the styles of old Chinese classics with tunes recognizable from United States pop culture.

  • Gospel twins in tune with Beijing

    2016-08-19

    Preach and Danger Jackson are identical twins, but that's not the only reason it's tricky to tell them apart.

  • Fighter at heart

    2016-08-19

    There's probably no better advertisement for Vincent Soberano's business than the man himself.

  • A Western diplomat's 'phenomenal' China story

    2016-08-19

    Carl Worker's close involvement with China stretches across three decades-almost as long as his diplomatic career.

  • Spanish woman's affection for tai chi

    2016-08-19

    Madam Guadalupe, a 55-year-old lady living in Barcelona, Spain, has been practicing tai chi for almost 20 years.