Sydney Town Hall was the city's hottest spot for Chinese on Sunday night, as it hosted a Spring Festival gala performed by Chinese artists.
Bigger stars, more music and edgier comedy are on the menu for Oscar ceremony, when the most coveted awards in the movie industry are handed out.
China will develop its own criteria for diagnosing Internet addiction in young people this year, in the hope of reducing the growing trend.
Ten life-sized Terracotta Warriors from China will be a central part of an exhibition in San Francisco that opens on Friday.
Beijing is planning to further develop its public transportation network, and 46 percent of residents are expected to travel by subway and bus this year.
Li Yang, founder of the Crazy English education company, has lodged a legal challenge to his divorce settlement, accusing his ex-wife of domestic abuse.
Arms sales by the 100 biggest weapons makers fell in 2011 - the first time since the mid-90s - as economies slowed.
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European Union foreign ministers are wrestling with the divisive issue of whether to ease the arms embargo against Syria.
China on Monday dismissed a media report stating that DPRK had informed Beijing of plans to carry out more nuclear tests.
Thousands of Russian emergency workers went out on Saturday to clear up the damage from a meteor that exploded over the Ural Mountains.
Smog blanketed Beijing and parts of northern China on Sunday, disrupting many passengers' plans of returning to work after the Spring Festival holiday.