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.

One killed in blasts at Communist Party`s office in China

At least one person was killed and eight others injured on Wednesday in a series of explosions near the office of the ruling Communist Party in China`s Taiyuan city.

Gutted Tibetan palaces restored in Forbidden City

Tibetan Buddhist palaces in the Forbidden City in Beijing that were destroyed in a disastrous fire nearly 90 years ago have now been reconstructed.

Art from Forbidden City on view in NY

Objects from the Forbidden City will be unveiled in New York.

President Patil visits Forbidden City

On the third day of her State visit, President Pratibha Patil on Friday admired the "grandeur of China`s past" when she visited Forbidden City in the heart of the capital, where Ming and Qing dynasties ruled 600 years ago.

French Prez ends Beijing visit at Forbidden City

French President Nicolas Sarkozy met Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and toured the Forbidden City with his wife on Friday to wrap up the Beijing leg of a state visit focused on putting past tensions to rest.