China massively upgrades solar capacity
"China connected 5.04 gigawatts of solar capacity to grids in the three months ended March 31, the National Energy Administration said."
Students stop chengguan
Middle school students in Zhaotong surrounded an urban management truck and its drivers in an effort to protect an elderly fruit vendor.
Dai Water Splashing Festival kicks off
Video and pictures from southern Yunnan's most popular Dai minority holiday.
Strange and sad story out of Yunlong County
A man with leukemia, unable to pay for treatment, is attempting to cure his cancer in a most unusual way — basically barbecuing himself. (requires proxy)
China planning sub-Everest railway
"China is planning to build a tunnel under Mount Everest, called Qomolangma in Tibetan, as part of its plan to extend its rail link to Nepal."
Bus roll-over kills eight in Chuxiong
No reason has been given for the cause of the tourist bus crash, which also injured all other 28 people onboard.