Ancient stone bridge revealed after Chinese lake dries up

A stone bridge dating back to the Ming dynasty has been discovered after water levels plunged at China`s largest freshwater lake, a media report said.

Rocks used to build China`s Forbidden City were transported on ice

Researchers have revealed that the huge stones that make up parts of China`s Forbidden City were transported along artificial ice paths lubricated with water.

Ming Dynasty Chinese coin found in Kenya

A rare 600-year-old Chinese coin unearthed by scientists on a Kenyan island shows trade existed between China and east Africa.

`Chinese officials must declare their assets`

Officials will think twice before pocketing bribes if their assets are made public, like during the Ming Dynasty, Chinese officials convicted of taking bribes were skinned alive in public.