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Dancing through the city squares

In China, elderly dance enthusiasts are claiming these public spaces to keep fit and to socialise

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Coping with the dog days of summer

The Chinese have a range of methods to beat the sweltering heat of ‘San Fu Tian’.

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Carless in China

With no ‘four-wheeler leg’, it’s time to try out the various public transport options.

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You’ll never walk alone in Beijing

When facing the hazards of the capital’s traffic, at least there’s safety in numbers.

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Daring, curious or foolhardy?

It’s hard to understand the motivation for some of the extreme stunts carried out by the Chinese, but they certainly make the headlines.

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When a hush falls upon Beijing

For a few days, students sitting for gaokao are treated like princes and princesses.

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The forbidden subject at Chinese varsities

Many students see nothing wrong with dating and falling in love but parents and college administrations are trying to thwart these budding romances.

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What’s in it for the man on the street?

Chinese citizens are responding to the Belt and Road initiative, and pitched in recently for the international forum.

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City of lights and regional cuisines

The Belt and Road Forum was a feast for the eyes and tastebuds, as well as the mind.

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Graduates put their best face forward

As they enter a job market flooded with highly qualified applicants, young Chinese believe that good looks will give them an edge.

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Bikes are back in Beijing

Initially edged out by automobiles, pedal power is on the rise again, thanks to bicycle sharing.