BEIJING (Reuters) - China has sentenced the former Communist Party boss from the southwestern province of Yunnan to death with a two-year reprieve for bribery, the latest official to fall in President Xi Jinping's sweeping war on gr...
Sign on an inn in Shangri-La, Yunnan, China: The Chinese, which is primary, says: Mèng l? Xi?ngb?l? kèzhàn ??????? ("Shambhala dream journey inn") The English is a more or less passable translation of the Chinese, but the Tibetan is a terrible jumble that means nothing, at least nothing that is readily discernible: sang babe phyi […]
Chinese police on Thursday arrested a suspect in a killing spree that left 19 people dead in a village in the southwestern province of Yunnan, authorities said. Local police detained the man named Yang Qingpei, born in 1989 and fromShow More Summary
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What happened after I walked into a Bushwick photo studio for a pu'er tea tasting by Two Dog—one of the only westerners producing pu'er tea in Yunnan, China with a cult following—is a night I’ll never forget.
Happy National Coffee Ice Cream Day! What fragrance are you wearing? I'm in Hermès Osmanthe Yunnan. Tea at the moment is Mariage Frères Bouddha Bleu, mixed with a plain sencha to make it a bit less fruity. Reminder: 9/9 will be Tea Time Friday...
Recently, I’ve begun to fall in love with young sheng puerh. Brewed with less leaf and cooler water than would be used in aged sheng or shou puerh, it offers crisp, fresh flavours with an aggressive astringency that I’ve come to appreciate. Show More Summary
Purchase is part of airline's strategy to make its base in the Yunnan province the gateway from southwest China to rest of the world
So long. Four-year-old Yunnan BBQ — Erika Chou's critically acclaimed Chinese restaurant (formerly known as Yunnan Kitchen) — has closed. Fortunately, Chou already has another project in the works, which she says is "Chinese-centricShow More Summary
Happy International Yoga Day! What fragrance are you wearing? With thanks to a very kind perfumista fairy, I'm wearing Lush 25:43. Tea at the moment is Wild Arbor #2, a Yunnan from Tea Trekker. Reminder: on 6/24, we're doing A House Divided...
Environmentalists have defended the Nu, in Yunnan Province, for more than a decade, battling state hydropower firms intent on building dams.
A goat (described as a lamb in the video description) was born in December in China's Yunnan Province without its back legs. The female kid was seen standing only a day after its birth. She also tried to walk, and within a week had figured out how to get around on two forelegs. Show More Summary
A six-month-old goat from southwest China's Yunnan province has defied the odds by learning to walk despite having only two legs. The kid was born without its hind legs in a farm in the Xinping Yi-Dai autonomous county, but was determined...Show More Summary
Dawazisaurus Brevis, A New Eosauropterygian From the Middle Triassic of Yunnan, China Authors:Chen et alAbstract:Dawazisaurus brevis (gen. et sp. nov.) is a newly discovered Triassic marine reptile, represented by a complete skeleton from Member II of the Guanling Formation of Luoping, Yunnan Province, China. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will release more water from a dam in its southwestern province of Yunnan to help alleviate a drought in parts of Southeast Asia, China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, following an initial release begun last month.
Black wattle, flowering trees also known as the Australian acacia, have been observed to rapidly spread around local airports in Yunnan province, southwestern China. According to the ecologists, this alien species and its extraordinary pace of invasion are to lead to new threats for both flight safety and local biodiversity. Show More Summary
My husband, Matt, and I, along with our daughters, Bella and Lily, are four long months into our cross-country road trip. All of us are lean and more than a little ragged. By the time we cross the border into Yunnan, we're ready for a change to softer, gentler lands. Show More Summary
Yunnan Sourcing released this shou puerh tea cake last year to commemorate the year of the goat in Chinese culture. It’s a full 357g pressing that goes for a very reasonable $18 on the Yunnan Sourcing website. It’s an affordable, interesting...Show More Summary
When your phone lands in the wrong hands, it usually doesn't end well. A tourist at Kunming Zoo in Yunnan, China, learned it the hard way when she accidentally dropped her smartphone into a monkey enclosure while trying to take pictures...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will release water from a dam in its southwestern province of Yunnan to help alleviate a drought in parts of Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.