Squares, parks and public spaces of all kinds have been filled with dancing middle-aged and elderly people, mostly women, for several years. While these people have been “square dancing” for fun, the government has begun to encourage them to stay fit.
The competition to enter China's art academies is intense. This year, for example, 58,000 students will be competing for 1,520 openings at the China Academy of Art, a 2.6 percent ...
At banquets and weddings in China, shark fin soup is sometimes served to "give face" to honored guests. The soup, considered a delicacy, is controversial and is banned in many ...
China is a practitioner for sustainable development and has implemented the strategy of sustainable development insistently, said Chen Zhu, vice chairman of the Standing Committee of China's 12th National People's Congress (NPC), in Vietnam's capital Hanoi.
Five Chinese officials are under investigation after being suspected of taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) announced Monday.
China has sent a naval fleet to help evacuate its nationals from conflict-ridden Yemen as the situation continues to get worse, the Ministry of National Defense announced on Monday.
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, on Sunday attended a south China campus event promoting the prevention of AIDS and tuberculosis, alongside Zambia's First Lady Esther Lungu and US billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates.
A Chinese military leader has urged the army to learn and implement the strategic layout of the "Four Comprehensives" put forward by President Xi Jinping and improve ideological and political work.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday called on all sides to seize the opportunity to show flexibility and political decision to push the Iranian nuclear negotiations into fruition.
The Chinese central government has set up a special leading group to oversee the implementation of the “One Belt, One Road” initiatives, the office of the group said in a statement on Sunday, following the release of the principles, framework, priorities and mechanism for the initiatives.
Two fugitive officials were brought back to China as the first battle of a new anti-graft campaign code named “Sky Net” to hunt down officials who have fled the country rolls on, China’s top disciplinary watchdog announced Saturday.
An 8-year-old boy who was allegedly expelled from a village in Sichuan Province for being HIV-positive has now settled down in a specialist school in Shanxi Province.
The regional government of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region recently defended its decision to reject a couple’s application to have a baby on the grounds that one of them has two children from a previous marriage, saying that it was in line with the region’s family planning regulations.
A Guangzhou-based anti-graft activist is in the middle of five days of detention in Changsha, Hunan Province after being detained by the police for allegedly soliciting prostitutes.
An expert has urged China to focus more on passion and legacy to the Olympic Games as Beijing vowed to strengthen traffic and pollution control in its bid to host the 2022 Olympic Winter Games with neighboring city of Zhangjiakou in Hebei Province.
Chinese people are getting less satisfied and confident in food safety in the country, an official survey showed on Wednesday.