Computer codes are deciphering a lifeline for China's dying dialects.
The Confucius Institute, a public institution committed to Chinese-language and cultural instruction, has expanded to 440 Confucius Institutes and 646 Confucius Classes in 120 countries and regions this year.
Mandarin is considered one of the hardest languages for a native English speaker to learn.
Steve McCurry's photographs have become modern icons. Eloquent, riveting and beautiful, their poetry penetrates to the very heart of the subject.
Finding a coffee house where you can get an authentic coffee in a third- or fourth-tier city in China can be very difficult.
Like China, India is a huge and diverse country. Our photographer Du Lianyi, who was there recently, was not only drawn by the tourist sites but also the daily lives of local people.
EuroEyes is one of Germany's largest independent eye surgery clinical groups and among the first to establish a clinic in China, providing specialized corrective surgery for refractive vision errors.
For jewelry aficionados who want to be ahead of the pack, Paris jeweler Stephanie Deydier merits serious consideration. Several major European publications have acknowledged her talent for irreverence bundled with cutesy-chic.
Communication between China and Turkey has gone on for thousands of years. The exhibition at Shanghai Museum is presenting examples and evidence.
We are at London Gatwick Airport again. Flying is not my favorite option but I've found a solution this time. Staying at the Yotel, a small hotel of 46 rooms resembling first-class airline cabins inside Gatwick Airport South Terminal, is a relief for pre-departure anxiety.
The Rockets' offense is one of the best in the NBA. But against Golden State on Friday night, it was the defense that came up big.