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  • No quick end in sight for Beijing smog

    2013-07-02 02:38

    The filthy air clogging the skies over Beijing is not expected to clear anytime soon, according to forecasters.

  • New filial law sparks debate

    2013-07-02 02:20

    An amended law that requires children to regularly visit their aging parents has been welcomed by many, but some said it will be just symbolic.

  • Highspeed rescue ship ready for action

    2013-07-02 11:11

    China's new fast rescue vessel Bei Hai Jiu 203 is put into action on Tuesday.

  • Indian master wows Chinese yoga lovers

    2013-07-01 13:06

    The 2013 China-India Yoga Week started on Saturday, attracting a number of Chinese yoga lovers.

  • Lhasa completes renovation of old city

    2013-07-01 07:52

    Lhasa, the capital city of China's Tibet autonomous region, on Sunday completed renovation of its old city, a bustling cultural and commercial center.

  • Ministry drafts child welfare system

    2013-07-01 01:59

    China will gradually build a comprehensive child welfare system to provide universal welfare protection to children, who are categorized into four types depending on their living circumstances

  • 19 detained for spreading rumors

    2013-07-01 01:23

    Nineteen people in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have been detained for making up and spreading rumors via text messages and the Internet.

  • ROK president visits Terracotta Warriors

    2013-06-30 17:05

    The President of the Republic of Korea, Park Geun-hye, tours the famous excavation site of the Terracotta Warriors in Xi'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi province, on June 30, 2013.

  • A man of the people

    2013-06-30 08:25

    One day in 1993 Arie Boeve walked out of his apartment near Beijing's Asian Games Village. Pointing at a white guy walking past him, the Dutch man uttered something that surprised even himself: "Wow, there's a foreigner," he shouted.

  • Sperm banks struggle to attract donors

    2013-06-30 11:44

    The sperm shortage and growing infertility rate have spurred human trafficking and illegal insemination in the underground market.

  • Official urges 24-hour patrol in Xinjiang

    2013-06-30 04:11

    A senior Chinese official said that armed police should make 24-hour patrol on all weather conditions in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region to guarantee the safety of local people.

  • China braces for another tropical storm

    2013-06-30 01:23

    China braces for the arrival of tropical storm Rumbia, which are expected to affect the country's already rain-soaked southern regions.

  • 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.