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Showbiz
Jolin Joins Warner Music
Taiwan top-selling diva Jolin Tsai signed with Warner Music to much fanfare last night. A spectacular 'contract signing' ceremony was held in Beijing's National Aquatics Centre.
When Modern Dance Meets a Lover of the East
As part of the 6th Beijing International Theatre & Dance Festival, the Beijing premiere of Jennifer Muller and "The Works" made its China debut at the National Centre for Performing Arts on December 13th-14th, 2008.
In the Name of Love
The film "The Equation of Love and Death" is set for release across China on Thursday, September 18th.


Culture
Pottery Memories - A Pottery Sculpture Exhibition Held in the Beijing Fine Art Academy
An exhibition called "Pottery Memories" displays more than 30 copies of pottery sculptures from the Neolithic age till the Song Dynasty.
Open Day Marks the First Anniversary of the NCPA
About 1,000 lucky dogs will have a chance to visit the futuristic egg-shaped 'National Centre for the Performing Arts' ( NCPA) for free.
Peking Opera Master Song Dezhu
Song Dezhu, a master of wu dan, turns the fighting scenes found in Peking opera into an art form.

Sports
The Olympic Dream of A Paralyzed Girl
The life of Dong Ming, a wheelchair-bound girl from Hubei Province, became intertwined with the Olympics through her roles as an Olympic torch bearer and Paralympic volunteer.
1000 Sport Wheelchairs Donated to Disabled Persons
The Wheelchair Foundation, in partnership with Johnson & Johnson, a sponsor of Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games, donated 1,000 sport wheelchairs to China Foundation for Disabled Persons.
Paralympic Cauldron Lighter Hou Bin
He is Hou Bin the man who lit the cauldron at the Beijing Paralympic Games.
Life
Countdown to 2009
The end of the year is a wonderful time to reflect, celebrate, and look forward to new things to come. This is also a season when things tend to get a bit too hectic.
A wonderful Time of the Year: on Christmas Eve of 2008
We have compiled a collection of soothing pictures on Christmas Eve to help you relax and get into the spirit of Christmas. So sit back with a cup of warm cocoa, or whatever warms your bones, and enjoy!
Gathering Dreams-Collection for 100 Beijing Olympic Sculptures Issued
Recently a collection of 100 Beijing Olympic sculptures was made into a book.

Travel
Cycling Without Borders
The world is full of barriers-physical ones such as the Alps, bureaucratic challenges, cultural barriers and psychological limitations... Biking has shown me that boundaries can be pushed further.
Beijing Tourism During World Economy Turndown
Winter is cold, but the winter of 2008 in which the current financial crisis makes it even harder to make ends meet. And tourism is affected too...
Join Photo Competition, Show Real Beijing through Your Lenses
The competition aims to explore Beijing's image and recapture the spirit of Beijing during the games. The first place winner will receive a free trip to China.
Interactive
What makes you happy?
A recent survey shows that people feel the happiest when they reach their 60s and 70s. Is it true that we may ignore happiness when we spend all the time looking for it? [China Drive]
 Join us in Talk China
Transcend Yourself
Transcendence is one of the core concepts of the Paralympics. In your life, have you ever transcended yourself to reach a goal? Have you achieved something that you normally wouldn't be able to do? [China Drive]