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Over 200 wild yaks migrate in groups

Over 200 wild yaks migrate in groups

Recently, more than 200 wild yaks migrated in groups in Subei County, Jiuquan City, Gansu Province, which was astonishing.

DNA proof of ancient humans found in Gansu

DNA proof of ancient humans found in Gansu

New DNA findings support evidence that a group of extinct, ancient relatives modern humans continuously occupied karst cave in Gansu province tens thousands years ago, finding could have an important effect on ..

Old bronze craft in Gansu fetches more money

Old bronze craft in Gansu fetches more money

Xu Xi is engrossed in each stroke of the imprinting knife when carving a mold. The 33-year-old artisan knows that bronze pot it produces may one day become symbol wealth for Tibetan family. ..

Zhagana: City of rocky spires

Zhagana: City of rocky spires

Zhagana, an ancient city surrounded by rocky spires, is located at Yiwa township, about 30 kilometers northwest of Diebu county, Gannan Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Northwest China's Gansu province, ..

Guozhuang dance lights up Tibetan festivities

Guozhuang dance lights up Tibetan festivities

People perform the Guozhuang dance at a local festival in Luqu county, Gannan Tibet autonomous prefecture, Northwest China's Gansu province, Aug 12, 2020. The is favorite collective bonfire for Tibetans, ..

Traditional Tibetan musical resumes public performance

Traditional Tibetan musical resumes public performance

Actors perform a traditional Tibetan musical in Hailuowan theater, Xiahe county, Gannan autonomous prefecture of Northwest China's Gansu province, May 24, 2020. The resumed public performance under ..

Discovery of bird fossil unravels plateau's past

Discovery of bird fossil unravels plateau's past

Chinese scientists have found the oldest sandgrouse fossil in Asia embedded in rocks dating back 6 million to 9 million years in northwest China's Gansu province.

Gesar Horse Racing Festival held in Gansu

Gesar Horse Racing Festival held in Gansu

Recently, the 12th Gesar Horse Racing Festival kicked off at Center in Maqu County Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Gansu Province. ..

Gansu Luqu staged 'Guozhuang'

Gansu Luqu staged 'Guozhuang'

A show with more than 10,000 dancers was staged July 25 at the opening ceremony of Luqu Guozhuang Dance Performance in county, Gannan Tibet autonomous prefecture Northwest China's Gansu province. ..

The Liangzhou Talk between Godan and Sakya Pandita

The Liangzhou Talk between Godan and Sakya Pandita

In China's 5,000-year history, different ethnic groups have been interdependent, coexisted, and worked together to create a splendid Chinese civilization. The Tibetan people, as one of the 56 groups, has ..

China sees improving medical condition in poor regions

China sees improving medical condition in poor regions

China has witnessed major improvement in the medical condition of impoverished counties, with more than 400 hospitals these areas being upgraded to higher levels, said a senior official National Health ..