Li Lijuan, 45, has spent almost 20 years giving children a good start in life. Since 1996, she has adopted 76 children.
Beijing will take a series of measures to reduce the emission of air pollutants for 15 days to guarantee blue skies for the military parade on Sept 3.
Breast-feeding improves maternal and infant well-being, but its popularity has declined over the past decade despite clear health benefits.
Securities regulators announce curbs on intraday short-sellers in a move aimed at further stabilizing the world's second-largest equity market.
Premier Li Keqiang has formulated a series of amendments to his blueprint for the economy as he attempts to boost growth and strengthen demand.
Citadel Securities LLC, the trading firm started by Ken Griffin, owns one of the 34 accounts frozen by Chinese bourses as authorities investigate whether algorithmic traders are disrupting the nation's stock market.
Following the 2010 quake and fledgling Belt and Road Initiative, Yushu is courting tourists to improve Tibetan nomads' livelihoods.
Memorable photos in showbiz from May 16 to 22.
It is perhaps sad that we tend to judge many on the actions of a few, namely those who make the news for doing something stupid such as etching their name into an ancient relic.
You do not have to go far to stumble on a coffee shop whose main accoutrement is flowers or to come across a banquet decked with beautiful bunches of the best that nature has to offer.
Dozens of experts, government officials and entrepreneurs recently gathered in Beijing for a seminar organized by Xinhuanet.com, the multilingual website for Xinhua New Agency, to discuss how to tackle online rumors about food safety.
If it's not Champagne, the French like to say, it's just bubbles.
Memorable photos in showbiz from July 11 to 17.
A four-episode documentary, "Truth and Denial - Germany and Japan's Postwar Redemption", has debuted on China Central Television (CCTV) on June 6.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's picture arm purchased one of the largest ticketing service providers in China, in the latest move to bolster its entertainment business amid the country's movie boom.
Expeditions to China's wild, wild West, beyond realms tourists trod, divulge the secrets of an extreme expanse that's equal parts tribulation and majesty.
Folk artists perform Nuo dance in Sancha village, Enshi city, central China's Hubei province, June 5, 2015.
The plenary sessions of the National People's Congress and the National Committee of the Chinese People' s Political Consultative Conference kick off.
Spring Festival is an annual celebration in China. This year's celebration, which lasts from Feb 18 to Feb 25, is marked by the following features.
The head of China's quality watchdog met with Alibaba chairman Jack Ma on Monday to discuss the crackdown on fake and shoddy products.
The approved merger of China's two industrial giants in the nuclear power field will strengthen the country's industrial competitiveness when going abroad.
China's venerable strategists may find their mantle inherited by the Central Committee of Discipline Inspection (CCDI), the Party’s disciplinary watchdog.
Apple overtook Hermes as the most favored brand for giving by China's richest men, followed by Louis Vuitton. Hermes fell to seventh.
A state memorial ceremony is held in Nanjing for China's first National Memorial Day for Nanjing Massacre Victims.
Downfall of two female officials in Shanxi province has drawn attention to the lifestyles of corrupt high-ranking women.
China Eastern Airlines will launch the first route from Shanghai to Nepal's capital Kathmandu on Dec 2.
Ambassador of Uganda to China says more tourism infrastructure will fuel sustainable economic growth.
Residents of five counties in western Kenya are looking forward to the potential economic growth of the region once modernization work on a major highway is completed in the next 12 months.
Former Kenyan Prime Minister and Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga is in China for an eight-day visit.
While expressing their apologies after a recent terrorist attack in Somali capital Mogadishu, which killed one Chinese embassy's security staff, Somali officials said they believe this incident will not affect China's relationship with Somali.
After waiting for about one day, we finally got permission to visit the Jazeera Palace Hotel, which an attacker drove a car rigged with bombs into and set off an explosion, killing at least 15, including a member of Chinese embassy's security staff, and injuring several dozen.
Sometimes a journey becomes both nerve-wracking and exciting. A one-and-half-hour trip from Kenyan capital Nairobi to Somali capital Mogadishu turned out to be just that.
China is ready to provide assistance for the flooding areas across Myanmar, Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Hong Liang told a press conference in Kalay township of Sagaing Region on Monday.
US President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming on Monday at the formal unveiling of his administration's controversial, ramped-up plan to cut carbon emissions from US power plants.
Republican presidential candidates, with the exception of Donald Trump, will test their messages in New Hampshire at a forum on Monday ahead of their first head-to-head debate in the 2016 campaign later this week.
With only one week left before the 2022 Winter Olympic Games host city being announced, Brazil Sports Minister George Hilton expressed his support for Beijing and believed China's capital has a great chance to win it.
Claudia Villafane, the ex-wife of Argentinean soccer legend Diego Maradona, denounced him for fraud Tuesday in an Argentinean court.
The NBA Houston Rockets re-signed restricted-free-agent guard K.J. McDaniels to a three-year, 10-million-dollar deal.
Every country has the obligation - and the ability - to protect its people's well-being.
Vanishing forests, retreating glaciers, higher temperatures and rising sea levels do not point to a promising future irrespective of what the spin doctors of the market want us to believe.
China wants the world to understand Xi's governance. That's good for China, good for the world. US policymakers should take note.
According to Chinese history, the Tang Dynasty was the period Chinese classical literature flourished with outstanding achievements in poetry.
I was talking with my freshmen about how in America families are so disparate that family records are kept in various ways, most commonly on Family Trees.
Since raising my kids, my life did not feel very purposeful. These past few years, teaching English have been so. Thank you, China, for allowing me a purposeful life.
They came from far and wide in the pursuit of adventure, and the competitors in the annual 5,500-kilometer Taklimakan Rally got that and a lot more besides, not the least of which was the exquisite beauty of the ever-changing landscape of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
Photo taken on June 4, 2015 shows the entrance of Liguang Primary School at Liguang village in Yulong county, southwest China's Yunnan province. Nestled by Laojun mountain located at the core region of the world natural heritage "Three Rivers Flow", the rural school always enjoys scenic views and mild climate.
Dressed in a pilot's uniform and carrying an identification card, Alexandrinus Seetoh walked on board three different Tiger Airways flights.
Children talk to animals at the zoo all the time, but one gregarious Asian elephant talks back.