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Langurs familiar with dedicated ranger after two decades

Forest ranger Xiao Zhijin feeds Trachypithecus francoisi, Francois' leaf monkeys, at the Mayang River Nature Reserve in Yanhe Tujia Autonomous County, Southwest China’s Guizhou Province. Xiao began providing food for the wild langurs in 1997 as part of protection efforts. After his efforts over two decades, the species, which is under first-class protection in China, is no longer afraid of Xiao. The reserve is home to 700 Francois' leaf monkeys that live in 70 groups, accounting for one-third of the total population of the species in the world.
Source: | 2017/8/23 14:36:43

Six detained for trafficking heroin in central China

Police in central China's Hubei Province have detained six people for trafficking 92 kilograms of heroin to be sold to northwestern China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 13:49:29

Typhoon Hato lands in south China

Hato, the 13th typhoon this year, landed at noon Wednesday in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province, bringing gales of 45 meters per second at its eye, according to local meteorological authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 13:43:12

People visit Xixia Dinosaur Relics Park in C China

Dinosaur exhibition area is pictured at the Xixia Dinosaur Relics Park in Danshui Town of Xixia County, central China's Henan Province, Aug. 22, 2017. The Xixia Dinosaur Relics Park is mainly composed of geological science square, dinosaur egg fossil museum, dinosaur museum and dinosaur egg sites. It is a dinosaur-themed park integrating with popularization of science, sightseeing, entertainment and scientific research.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 7:57:08

Children have Sinology class at Hainan Museum in S China's Haikou

Children have Sinology class at Hainan Museum in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province, Aug. 22, 2017. During the summer vacation, many children come to Hainan Museum to learn traditional Chinese culture and experience ancient entertainments to enrich their holiday life.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 7:50:58

Thousands evacuated, trains halted as Typhoon Hato approaches China

Thousands of people were evacuated Tuesday in parts of south China in preparation for the arrival of Typhoon Hato, set to make landfall Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 7:47:16

Family of missing Chinese scholar asks US President for help

The father of a missing Chinese scholar in the US has asked US President Donald Trump to direct all available Federal law enforcement and investigatory resources to help find his daughter Zhang Yingying.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 7:37:41

4,000 evacuated ahead of Typhoon Hato's arrival

More than 4,000 people have been evacuated ahead of Typhoon Hato, the 13th of this year, which is moving towards China's southeast coast.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 22:14:10

Guizhou bans alcohol at official events

Southwest China's Guizhou Province has vowed to outlaw alcohol drinking at all government events and official receptions for the provincial civil servants, which an expert said is aimed at regulating officials' behavior and enforcing the Party's eight-point rules on austerity.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 21:43:39

Beijing may move up to half million people to Xiongan New Area

As Chinese President Xi Jinping has said the priority for the Xiongan New Area should be to pool non-capital functions from Beijing, a Chinese expert estimated that the capital could transfer around 300,000 to 500,000 people to the area.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 21:33:40

Duckweed collection

Two workers clean the duckweed in a river in Jinan, East China’s Shandong Province on Tuesday. Duckweed, a very aquatic plant that grows on the surface of still water, grows rapidly in high temperatures.
Source: IC | 2017/8/22 21:23:39

Chinese ex-lawyer pleads guilty for inciting to overthrow socialist system

A former Chinese lawyer pleaded guilty on Tuesday before a court in Changsha, Central China's Hunan Province for inciting State subversion.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 20:43:39

One-yuan per hour ‘shared air conditioner’ app met with mockery online

Hot, or should that be cold, on the heels of bikes, umbrellas and gyms, the latest convenience to be offered in China's new sharing economy is air conditioners (AC).
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 18:43:39

‘Made in China’ embraces new brand image

The "Made in China" label has long stood for cheap, inferior and low-end products. But today, such a perception no longer holds water.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 18:43:39

Death toll from east China ship collision rises to 6

The death toll from a sunken cargo ship off east China coast has risen to six, after three more bodies were retrieved, maritime authorities said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 18:10:31

Air route to quake-hit Jiuzhaigou to resume

An air route between Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou in southwest China's Sichuan Province will resume from Wednesday, after its operation was suspended following a powerful earthquake on Aug. 8.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 18:05:30

South China police bust pyramid schemes worth 1.52 billion yuan

Police in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region broke up several illegal multilevel marketing rings involving 1.52 billion yuan ($228 million) and more than 8000 people across China, media reported Monday.
Source: | 2017/8/22 17:58:22

Bicycle motocross fans jump into Donghu Lake to cool off summer heat

More than 20 Bicycle motocross fans from around the country gather in Wuhan, the capital of central China's Hubei Province, to experience the excitement of bike jumping into the Donghu Lake, on August 19, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 14:30:59