Ninety-one people suspected of corruption have been extradited to China since last October and they are allegedly involved in cases worth $122 million.
Obesity among Chinese youth continues to rise, according to the 2014 National Fitness Survey which was released on Wednesday.
China is considering making environmental liability insurance mandatory for companies that pose high pollution risks in a bid to curtail hazards to air, land and water, the national environmental watchdog said.
The capital plans to move most of its municipal departments to the suburban district of Tongzhou in 2017, the Beijing Municipal Committee said.
Shanghai-based Donghua University will launch two new master's programs to overseas students in 2016, a move to further promote its international development.
The China Association for Science and Technology published four standards for industrial robots, the first for China's robotics industry.
Chinese film director Zhang Yimou is in more hot water after his comments on celebrities using drugs backfired, triggering a heated discussion online.
Yantai Changyu Pioneer Wine Co Ltd, one of China's leading wine producers, has bought a 90 percent stake in the Bordeaux-based Chateau Mirefleurs for $3.54 million.
The growing popularity of personal stories written by authors from Taiwan is prompting greater understanding on both sides of the Straits, as Peng Yining reports.
A Frenchman in a coastal Chinese city has combined his zeal for work with passion for life, writes Raymond Zhou.
One of the potentially most traumatic things a girl has to go through is finding a new hairdresser.