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World Water Day marked in E China's Zhejiang

Children of Yangxi Primary School learn knowledge on water survey in Changle Village, Zhili Town of Huzhou City, east China's Zhejiang Province, March 22, 2017. Wednesday marks the World Water Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/23 8:27:14

Beijing ends hospital markups on drug prices

Beijing announced Wednesday public hospitals will end markups on drug prices to separate medical treatment and drug sales, and to lower costs to patients.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/23 7:34:10

Chinese recall Rockefellers’ contribution to medical service

As many in the US mourned the death of banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller, a top hospital in China joined in the remembrance for the business tycoon.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/23 0:43:39

Ningbo tells churches to install security systems over ‘safety concerns’

Religious authorities in Ningbo, East China’s Zhejiang Province have required churches to install surveillance systems since 2015 over safety concerns.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 21:23:40

Henan school stampede kills one, injures 20

A student has been confirmed dead and more than 20 others injured following a stampede at a primary school bathroom Wednesday in Central China’s Henan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 21:23:40

Shutdown part of Beijing’s pledge to clean capital’s air pollution

In the latest move to curb air pollution, Beijing has shut down its last large coal-fired power plant, bringing the capital one step closer to achieving the goal of pollution reduction urged by locals.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 18:43:40

Phoenix-shaped clouds appear in China’s Yunnan

A series of Phoenix-shaped clouds appeared in the sky above Three Pagodas Temple in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province on March 16, 2017.
Source: | 2017/3/22 18:17:33

Activity concerning firefighting knowledge held at N China's primary school

Pupils learn to use fire fighting equipment at Wutasidongjie primary school in Yuquan District in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, March 21, 2017. An activity concerning firefighting knowledge was held at Wutasidongjie primary school Tuesday to raise students' awareness in emergency situations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 16:56:07

Cole flower festival held in northwest China

Aerial photo taken on March 21, 2017 shows cole flower fields in Nanzheng County, Hanzhong City of northwest China's Shaanxi Province. Hanzhong holds cole flower festival in March every year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 16:51:38

Wild birds attract visitors in Fujian, southeast China

An elliot's pheasant searches for food in Mingxi County, southeast China's Fujian Province, March 19, 2017. 316 species of wild birds have been found in Mingxi County, 60 percent of that of the whole province of Fujian, which attracts lots of visitors.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 16:48:02

Guangdong scandal leads to care center inspections, call for reforms

China's top civil affairs authority has ordered that foster care centers be reformed, after a foster center in South China's Guangdong Province reportedly caused 20 deaths in 49 days this year.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 14:28:39

Death toll from primary school stampede rises to two

Death toll from the primary school stampede in central China's Henan Province Wednesday morning rises to two.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 12:57:07

2 children dead, 20 injured in stampede at elementary school

At least two children are dead and more than 20 others injured during a nightmarish stampede at an elementary school bathroom Wednesday in Central China’s Henan Province.
Source: | 2017/3/22 12:33:33

Is a lemon just a lemon?

Isn't a lemon just a lemon? Perhaps, when but when it hits the production line in Tongnan, a district of southwest China's Chongqing city, it can become anything from fruit tea to facial mask to essential oil.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 11:36:59

World Sleep Day marked at kindergartens across China

A teacher introduces the correct sleeping posture for children at a kindergarten in Anping County, north China's Hebei Province, March 21, 2017. Tuesday marks the World Sleep Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 10:10:04

Farmers work in fields in SW China city

Farmers work in the fields in Damianchang Village of Fengdu County, southwest China's Chongqing, March 20, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 9:59:32

Apricot greatly boosts county's tourism

An aerial view of apricot trees in full bloom in Toksun County, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, March 20, 2017. The county has more than 2,930 hectares planted in apricot trees and has organized an apricot blossom festival for four years in a row.
Source: | 2017/3/22 9:15:23

Beijing to receive 900 cubic meters of water from Yangtze River in 2017

Beijing expects to receive 911 million cubic meters of water from the Yangtze River between Nov. 2016 and Oct. 2017, local authorities said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/22 8:01:43