A man from Xinjiang has smashed the Guinness World Record for the longest blindfolded tightrope crossing, walking backwards between two skyscrapers in Kunming, Yunnan province before a large crowd of spectators. [ more › ]
Chinese officials have made 10 arrests following the killing and butchering of an endangered giant panda in the southwestern province of Yunnan, according to reports in Chinese state-run media outlets, illustrating the continued threat to the animal that has been a symbol of the Chinese culture for centuries. Show More Summary
Following horrific stories of dog-slaughtering rings and animal trafficking in recent months, it appears as though China's most prized creature, the giant panda, has been added to the list of hunted animals. [ more › ]
Ten people accused of poaching a wild panda have been arrested in the southern Chinese province of Yunnan, state-run media said Wednesday.
A traffic officer who was tending to victims of a crash on a Yunnan highway used his body to prop up one of the injured passengers for three hours, helping to alleviate the man's pain until he was rescued. [ more › ]
A travel agency in Yunnan province has been forced to suspend operations after one of its employees was filmed unleashing a rant on a bus full of visitors because they weren't spending enough at scenic spots. [ more › ]
A total of 160 laborers from 10 different professions were invited to attend a special lunch at an art restaurant in Kunming, Yunnan province on the May Labor Day in the hopes that they might get to know each other and learn more of each other's professions. [ more › ]
Watch the moment a crowd of residents and policemen work together to pull an adult wild elephant from a one-meter mire it'd gotten stuck in at a nature reserve in Yunnan province. [ more › ]
A 33-pound turnip was harvested last week by a farmer in China's Yunnan Province, according to local reports. The giant turnip is pictured in the flower bed at the home of Chinese villager Mr. Li in Jinghu village, Dianzhong town, Eshan county, Yuxi city, southwest China's Yunnan province, 8 April 2015. A man identified by Imagechina as "Mr. Show More Summary
And he loves his radish. [ more › ]
The story of a 29-year-old man who recently quit his job in Yunnan to find his 62-year-old girlfriend who'd suddenly left shows that love truly has no boundaries when it comes to age. [ more › ]
In an attempt to "burn" his cancer away, a man in Yunlong county, Yunnan Province has been found "baking" himself on a self-made wooden grill. [ more › ]
Tea: Black Dragon Pearls Vendor: Adagio Teas Price: $19/5 oz. So urce: Yunnan, China Vendor Description: Hailing from the Yunnan province, this black tea version of the popular Dragon Pearl is naturally sweet and smooth with a touch of earthiness. Show More Summary
Eight people died and 28 more were injured when a bus rolled over on the Chuxiong-Dali expressway in Yunnan province's Nanhua county on Monday evening, Xinhua reported yesterday. [ more › ]
Yin Meng, 29, was rushed to a hospital in Zhaoyang County in the South-Western part of China’s Yunnan Province after complaining of headaches for more than six years and collapsing at work. Doctors discovered that she had an 8 cm-long parasite in her brain that was caused from eating live frogs as a child. Show More Summary
In an earthquake-ravaged village in the Yunnan Province of China, architects John Lin and Olivier Ottevaere built the Pinch library, a wave-roofed community center that doubles as a play structure and a memorial to the September 2012 natural disaster. The
In Chinese culture, eating until you burst is considered a normal part of mealtime, and pu'er tea has digestive benefits that aid those moments. I recently explored Yunnan province hoping to spoil myself with some quality brews, but the search was more difficult than I realized.
Erika Chou and Doron Wong of Yunnan Kitchen are finally ready to open their Northern Chinese counter for dumplings and noodle dishes at Brookfield Place.
After the recent bombing of a village in Yunnan province near the Sino-Burma border, a spokesperson from the Chinese Air Force announced yesterday that a large contingent of fighter planes have been sent to the region. [ more › ]
After straying over into the Chinese side of the border, a fighter from the Myanmar Air Force dropped its payload over a village in Yunnan, killing four farmers and injuring a further nine civilians. [ more › ]