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Thangka master paints picture of peace at UN headquarters

The renowned thangka painter from Qinghai province, who goes by one name, recently took part in a cultural exchange at the UN. ...


15th Mojiang International Twins Festival held in Yunnan

About 1,000 pairs of twins from around the world took part in a float parade in Mojiang Hani Autonomous County on Thursday....


'Canadian mom' teaches virtue of volunteer work

"I think of myself as a candle which is burning, but gives its life away drop by drop. I can serve, I can give, and I don't want to waste my time," she said....


More Tibetan students are employed in private sector

The city's employment rate for college graduates stands at 96.3 percent so far this year, with the private sector accounting for 78 percent of the figure, up by 12 percentage points year-on-year....


Huawei asks US court to overturn ban

The move is the latest push by the world's largest telecom equipment maker to pursue fair competition and treatment amid a slate of restrictions from Washington....


Death toll rises to 12 in Yunnan tunnel collapse

Twelve people have been confirmed dead after a freeway tunnel under construction collapsed in Southwest China's Yunnan province, local authorities announced Wednesday....


State fuel provider continues heavy subsidies for Tibet travel

Figures provided by Yu's office show seven carriers offered 247 flights to Tibet in 2007, with an annual capacity of 1.31 million passengers. ...


Ethiopian runners win SCO Kunming International Marathon

Ethiopian runners swept the titles in both men's and women's events at the 2019 SCO Kunming International Marathon in Yunnan province on Sunday....


China Islamic Association denounces U.S. House approval of Xinjiang bill

The China Islamic Association Thursday expressed strong indignation and firm opposition to the passage of a Xinjiang-related bill by the U.S. House of Representatives....


One-stop settlement makes med-service easier for Weixi people

Within two months, more than 200 Weixi natives have benefited from the on-the-spot settlement service in the neighboring Dali hospital....


Xi reaffirms significance of multilateralism

The current international order is not perfect, but it doesn't need to be destroyed completely to build a new one. It needs to be reformed and improved, he said....


Tibet encourages physical exercise among teenagers

A training course for principals of 36 youth sports clubs and traditional sports schools in Tibet Autonomous Region recently came to a close....


Maple leaves draw tourists to Heilongtan Park, Kunming

Last weekend, a considerable number of people were attracted to the Heilongtan Park in north Kunming, Yunnan province, where the 15th Kunming Maple Leaf Festival was underway. ...


Int’l bird watching festival to kick off in Shangri-La

Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture will host the 4th Shangri-La International Bird Watching Festival from the coming December to March, 2020....


Dongba, the paper that never crumbles

For centuries, local priests have been drawing and writing sacred scriptures of Bön - a pre-Buddhist religion native to Tibet - on these papers with their own pictographic characters....


Ecological efforts bear fruit

The "roof of the world" shelters the global ecosystem. But many of the pillars that prop up the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau's ecology have come under assault from such forces as climate change and desertification....


One year on: Rebuilding efforts at the flood-hit areas in Diqing

One year later, reconstructing efforts are still going on in the Shangri-La townships of Touting, Wujing and Shangjiang, as well as the Jinjiang Town....


China, Russia launch gas pipeline

Hailing it as a flagship project for China-Russia energy cooperation, Xi called the pipeline a model for China-Russia integrated communication and win-win cooperation....


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