Beijing opposes sanctions to resolve the crisis in Ukraine and wants joint efforts to find a political solution, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said.Ukraine crisis timeline Special
An explosion at a chemical plant in Tangshan, North China's Hebei province Friday about noon has left one dead and 12 others missing.
Walt Disney Studios and Shanghai Media Group Pictures, a subsidiary of Shanghai Media Group, signed a multiyear agreement on Friday to develop movies under the Disney brand.
Strong efforts on tightening commutation and parole rules will be made in a bid to prevent judicial staff from taking bribes and cutting prisoners slack.
A panda research base in Sichuan and a Singapore firm launch the "Saving Pandas" mobile application game to raise awareness of panda conservation.