Torn between tradition and modernity, China's customs of an ancient past compete with the convenience age of the new.
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Arts & Culture
United States09 Jan 2017 14:53 GMT
Acceptance speeches at the 2017 Golden Globe awards used to attack and pillory the US president-elect.
Street Food09 Jan 2017 13:37 GMT
As Peru struggles to define its modern self, are the country's culinary traditions the key to a better future?
Arts & Culture09 Jan 2017 12:27 GMT
The second-hand book stalls at the Vijayawada Book Festival intrigue customers with a dose of nostalgia.
Street Food08 Jan 2017 12:35 GMT
We discover how Sicily's multicultural past has shaped the island's unique cuisine and traditional street food culture.
Cinema06 Jan 2017 09:23 GMT
Indian cinema icon who acted for more than 40 years dies at 66 after suffering a heart attack in Mumbai.
101 East05 Jan 2017 10:09 GMT
101 East explores the tradition of confinement for new mothers in modern China and the growing industry behind it.
Witness05 Jan 2017 09:27 GMT
As e-sports boom globally, Lee Jae-dong reveals what it takes to be a champion in S Korea where gamers are celebrities.
Politics03 Jan 2017 09:38 GMT
This attack is on the culture of tolerance, on the pluralism of Muslim countries that is represented in Istanbul.
Arts & Culture03 Jan 2017 06:11 GMT
Author of "Ways of Seeing", considered an influential thinker of 20th century, passes on at the age of 90 in Paris.
Literature02 Jan 2017 11:51 GMT
A London charity run by successful novelists provides writing programmes for children from low-income backgrounds.
Arts & Culture31 Dec 2016 20:46 GMT
Huge crowds gather for New Year's Eve celebrations as famed Sydney Harbour Bridge is set to explode in colour.
Arts & Culture31 Dec 2016 08:44 GMT
The respected artist talks about challenging the status quo in Nigeria and abroad.
Humanitarian crises30 Dec 2016 14:19 GMT
Tributes to singer George Michael, traditional new year celebrations in Brazil and a blast in Afghanistan.
Arts & Culture29 Dec 2016 08:05 GMT
Gamblers place bets as beetles fight over a female. Loser beetles are released, victors continue fighting.
Arts & Culture29 Dec 2016 04:54 GMT
Hollywood star passes away a day after the death of her daughter, Carrie Fisher.
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