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China on Friday ordered a nationwide safety inspection on oil and gas pipelines after an explosion on Nov 22 killed 62 people in Shandong Province.
Air Quality Index (AQI), which measure PM2.5 particulates, topped 400 on Friday morning in Shanghai, meaning the city was "severely polluted"- the highest level on the air pollution scale - for the second time in a week.
Personal Tailor is being tailored for censors, a high school denies rumors about a special class for underachievers, and you can now eat at a Beijing restaurant with Bitcoins.
The number of Chinese microblog accounts had exceeded 1.3 billion by the end of November, making this a major channel for disseminating information, according to the State Internet Information Office.
Beijing police have shut down six companies and seized scores of suspects suspected of making more than 10 million yuan ($1.64 million) from deleting online information.
Two people were killed and two others are missing after a landslide in northwest China's Gansu Province on Wednesday night, local authorities confirmed on Thursday.
More Chinese tourists participate in extreme and outdoor sports in Australia and New Zealand, such as bungee jumping, skydiving, surfing, jet boat and rock climbing.
China plans to hire 11 foreign athletic coaches for the Rio Olympics, a top Chinese athletic official said on Wednesday.
China's Xiao Guodong crushed Andrew Pagett of Wales 6-1 to reach the last 64 of the snooker UK Championship.
Simulation models of China's first moon rover, "Jade Rabbit," were put on the market Wednesday to commemorate the successful launch of the Chang'e-3 lunar probe.
The Chang'e-3 lunar probe comprises a lander and a moon rover. The rover was named Yutu, "Jade Rabbit", via an online poll. In ancient folklore, Chang'e was a moon goddess who swallowed immortality pills and then flew from the earth to the moon. Yutu was a pet rabbit that kept the goddess company in her cold, lonely lunar palace.
Chang'e-3, China's first planned soft moon landing, finished the first orbital trimming at 3:50 pm in its trajectory along the earth-moon transfer orbit, the Beijing Aerospace Control Center (BACC) said.
China has established its first air defense identification zone (ADIZ), the East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone.
Have I become a 'dama'?
The 18th CPC Central Committee convened its third plenum on November 9-12 to discuss major economic and social issues on comprehensive reform.
China Daily website focuses on the anti-pollution efforts from both government and NGOs in the next few years.
Business-savvy Chinese e-retailers have successfully turned Singles Day into the world's biggest online shopping spree.
The US must build stronger military-to-military ties with China despite their differences on issues, said US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Thursday.
The deputy director of the Standing Committee of the Jiangxi Provincial People's Congress, is under investigation, according to the Communist Party of China's disciplinary watchdog on Friday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday expressed deep grief over the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday at the age of 95.
Hong Kong Chief Executive CY Leung said Thursday the government welcomes and encourages people to express their views on constitutional reform, and will adopt an open attitude in listening to people's views.
The Hong Kong government on Wednesday officially kicked off public consultation for a constitutional reform which aims to realize the election of next Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administration Region (SAR) by universal suffrage in 2017.
17 close contacts of the Indonesian woman involved in Hong Kong's first confirmed H7N9 case have tested negative for the virus, Hong Kong's Secretary for Food& Health Ko Wing-man said on Tuesday.
Some NGOs have appealed for domestic and international fashion brands to set up systems to identify polluters in their supply chains.
China plans to build a high-level network of free trade agreements while pledging to act as a firm supporter of the multilateral trade system under WTO.
Rail and the postal service will be added to the value-added tax reform program starting on Jan 1, according to a State Council statement.
Chinese anti-corruption officials daring to catch tigers and flies both may already have new targets: college officials abusing power for personal gains.
While he is rightly revered as a hero in the struggle for racial freedom, he also deserves recognition as a champion of economic freedom who set his country and continent on the path to growth.
China, US are obliged to deepen cooperation and intensify exchanges to build a new model of major-country relations.
Leaves started turning color in October in the city, turning red leaf-covered places into popular tourist destinations.