Scenery of autumn harvest around China
2,566th anniversary of Confucius' birthday marked in Shandong
A visit to Dayang ancient town in Shanxi
Models present Tibetan fashion
Traditional Chinese wedding held in Shanghai
A visit to village of Lisu ethnic group in Yunnan

Culture Insider: 8 things you may not know about Cold Dew

The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Cold Dew, the 17th solar term of the year, begins this year on Oct 8 and ends on Oct 23.

Sino-Japan tensions rise over China's memory application

Japanese government tried to block China's application to UNESCO to list documents relating to the 1937 Nanjing Massacre and "comfort women" in the Memory of the World program.

Paintings highlighting traditional Chinese villages exhibited in Moscow

A Chinese painting exhibition that highlights ancient Guizhou villages opened in Moscow's China Cultural Center on October 5.

Zhang Lei wins fourth season of Voice of China

Singer Zhang Lei was crowned winner of the fourth season of hit reality television show Voice of China during the finals at the National Stadium in Beijing on Oct 7.

Holiday goodies

The National Day week has provided rich pickings for local filmmakers with homegrown movies overcoming competition from Hollywood.