• A distant connection

    2012-11-27

    Before Yang Heping realized he was really Fred Engst, he struggled with his American identity, something he only discovered when he went home for the first time at the age of 22. Han Bingbin tracks that journey.

  • From Russia with love

    2012-11-20

    Ties between China and Russia are celebrated by a Beijing chorus group, Liu Xin and Cheng Lu of China Features report.

  • Tumbling into China

    2012-11-13

    Beijing International Arts School is a big attraction for aspiring foreign acrobats. Chen Nan reports on a growing trend.

  • The ties that bind

    2012-11-06

    As general secretary of the Chinese Alumni Association of Tanzania, reports Liu Xiangrui, the fluent Mandarin speaker Swai Mosses is well positioned to further improve relations between the two countries.

  • Beyond diplomatic language

    2012-10-09

    He is an ambassador from Seychelles who has written a novel on a young Chinese prince's path to Venice. The French-language book has been translated into Chinese.

  • Behind the mask

    2012-09-25

    Sierra Leone native Mariatu Kargbo has captured China's heart with her devotion to its culture and people.