The provincial government of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar Monday said in a release on its website that it has banned excavation and digging of historical and cultural sites in the province.
Originating around the middle reaches of the Yellow River, the Yangshao Culture is considered an important stream of Chinese civilization, and is widely known for its advanced pottery-making technology.
President Xi Jinping has commended the role of China's archaeological discoveries over the past century in demonstrating the long-lasting and profound Chinese civilization and has called for developing archaeology with Chinese features, style and ethos so that it contributes to national rejuvenation.
A special feast was held in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, on Wednesday to celebrate the traditional Chinese Chongyang Festival, with nine of its participants being centenarians. The oldest guest was 121-year-old Zhu Zhengshi.
As a cultural relic conservator, Liu Guohu has spent over a decade protecting the grottoes of Jinta Temple, a part of the Matisi Temple grotto group in Qilian Mountain of Zhangye City, Gansu Province.
More than 300 artworks including Qipao (also known as cheongsam) and Manchu costumes were displayed in Shenyang on Tuesday.
Xu Xiaoming was born in 1994 into a family engaged in the Three Types of Huizhou Carving for many years.
A photography exhibition opened at Palace Museum in Beijing on Monday, to showcase the charm of this architectural wonder through the perspective of foreign diplomats.
An association for the promotion of thangka painting has been established in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, in a move that will help protect the national intangible cultural heritage artform.
On a playground of a boarding elementary school in Rangtang County of Sichuan Province, kids are looking forward to cool hairstyles around a table.
Chinese anthology film "My Country, My Parents" opened Friday in a limited theatrical release in North America.
A Panda-Conservation show officially kicked off at the China Pavilion of Expo 2020 Dubai in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.
A photo exhibition that opened Friday in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) showcased the unfading blood ties between Hong Kong and the motherland over the past 100 years, as well as the great achievements of China.
Besides the traditional pizza-like round Nang, there are hundreds of varieties of the roasted flatbread in Xinjiang.
China's consumption has been greatly stimulated by "Compensational travel" during the National Day holidays (Oct. 1 to 7).
Newly launched Universal Beijing Resort was one of the most popular tourist destinations during the National Day holidays, according to data released by multiple tourism platforms.
TCM is now being practiced in 196 countries and regions, and China has set up 30 overseas TCM centers in countries and regions involved in the Belt and Road Initiative to promote TCM.
Historical epic "The Battle at Lake Changjin" continued to top the Chinese mainland box office on Wednesday, figures released by the China Movie Data Information Network showed Thursday.
Newly released films targeting China's weeklong National Day holiday market have earned 4 billion yuan (617 million U.S. dollars) at the box office as of Wednesday evening.
Historical epic "The Battle at Lake Changjin" topped the Chinese mainland box office on Saturday, data from the China Movie Data Information Network showed Sunday.
A conference aimed at promoting the protection and industrial development of ancient architecture kicked off Thursday in Huangshan, a city in east China's Anhui Province, famous for its Hui-style architecture.
A complete set of manuscripts by Lu Xun, widely hailed as the leading figure of modern Chinese literature, was released by the publishing house of the National Library of China in Beijing on Tuesday.
Imagine there is a feast with all kinds of mouthwatering hamburgers -- beef cheese, fries, wagyu, eel, plant-based...much more kinds than you could possibly imagine, COUPLED with refreshing drinks.
A 5D immersive light show displaying renowned poetry of Tang Dynasty (618-907) and the iambic verses of Song Dynasty (960-1279) debuts at a cultural industrial park in Changsha, China's Hunan Province.
An exhibition featuring duplications of Dunhuang's cultural relics has been unveiled at the 5th Silk Road (Dunhuang) International Cultural Expo, which runs from Sept. 24 to 30.
Archaeologists in northwest China's Shaanxi Province said they have discovered large ponds and ditches at an archaeological site in the province.
A ceremony to commemorate the 2,572nd anniversary of the birth of ancient Chinese sage and educator Confucius is held at the Confucius Temple in Qufu, hometown of Confucius, in east China's Shandong Province on September 28.
Three educational programs were honored with this year's UNESCO Confucius Prize for Literacy on Monday in Qufu, Shandong province. All three used digital platforms to promote basic literacy.
The groundbreaking archaeological discoveries offer crucial clues that mankind stepped onto the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau 130,000 years ago.
A human skull fossil dating back 32,000 years was found in a cave site in central China's Henan Province, local archaeological authorities said Monday.