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  • 78 years of marital bliss in E China

    2013-10-11 11:02

    Wang Peng, 104, and his wife, Wu Kunsong, 103, is believed to be the oldest couple in Fujian province. The couple married in 1935 and has been together for 78 years.

  • Tian'anmen posing

    2013-10-10 16:52

    Looking back at the poses of tourist from 2012 to September 2013, Tian'anmen Square has obviously become a place for show off for young and old, men and women.

  • Floodwaters hamper relief efforts

    2013-10-10 01:18

    The flood, caused by Typhoon Fitow, inundated houses, cut off roads, paralyzed telecom services, and forced schools and factories to shut down in this industrial city with a population of more than 1 million.

  • Hurdles remain for vehicle curbs

    2013-10-10 00:54

    Attempts to halve the number of vehicles on Beijing's roads on days when there are seriously high levels of pollution still face challenges, experts say.

  • Bo Xilai to appeal life sentence

    2013-10-10 00:32

    Bo Xilai, the former Chongqing Party chief, is to appeal his life sentence for corruption, Shandong Provincial High People’s Court announced on Wednesday.

  • Body of Hungarian wingsuit flyer retrieved in C China

    2013-10-10 08:11

    Rescuers carry out the body of the Hungarian veteran wingsuit flyer Victor Kovats at Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park in Zhangjiajie, Central China's Hunan province, Oct 9, 2013.

  • China supreme court gets email account

    2013-10-09 13:35

    The Supreme People's Court (SPC) of China opened an email box on its official website to solicit opinions, the People's Daily reported on Wednesday.

  • Sun Li receives first Emmy nomination

    2013-10-09 09:55

    Actress Sun Li was nominated for an International Emmy in the Best Actress category for her role in the TV drama The Back Palace: Legend of Zhen Huan.

  • 10 miners killed in coal mine accident

    2013-10-09 09:22

    Ten miners were confirmed dead after their bodies were recovered on Tuesday, 10 days after a coal mine in north China's Shanxi Province flooded.

  • Henan chokes on lingering smog

    2013-10-09 13:28

    Heavy smog blankets Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, Oct 8, 2013. The city is seeing severe air pollution this week, with high PM 2.5 readings, which can penetrate the lungs.

  • Miners alive 10 days after being trapped

    2013-10-08 10:30

    Two miners were found alive early Tuesday morning in North China's Shanxi province 10 days after being trapped under a coal mine shaft.

  • Animal welfare to be added in training

    2013-10-08 00:05

    The Ministry of Education has included the topic of animal welfare in the curriculums of veterinary medicine courses this school year, reflecting the country's rising concern for animals, an expert said.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.