Environmental inspectors found that a majority of firms they inspected in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and surrounding areas were violating environmental laws and regulations, amid the country's "toughest" and largest national-level inspection on record.
Authorities of the newly established Xiongan New Area will move the current businesses out of the economic zone to make way for incoming State-owned enterprises and other non-traditional industries.
Zhang Nan (R), a member of the Chinese scientific expedition team, hugs his wife after returning to Shanghai, east China, April 11, 2017. Chinese scientists concluded a 161-day expedition, the 33rd of its kind, to Antarctica on the Xuelong icebreaker and returned to Shanghai on Tuesday.
China and India filed competing bids for Tibetan medicine to be included in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list, with Chinese experts saying "Tibetan-in-exile" communities in India will not give India an edge.
China's State Council on Wednesday called for concrete measures to improve medical services through partnerships between medical institutions.
A farmer in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region is demanding that the state pay him 388,891.5 yuan (about 56,410 US dollars) in compensation after he was acquitted of unlicensed corn trading during a retrial.
Northwest China's Shaanxi Province has one of the most polluted provincial capitals in the country, China's environment watchdog says, as it singled out Xi'an for "severe" air quality issues.
China’s economic might is attracting more overseas Chinese students home, with over 2.6 million of them having already returned and still growing, government data shows.
The family members of a Shandong woman missing for 15 years claim to have spotted her online in a video begging, relatives said Wednesday.
Mandarin learning is gaining growing popularity in the US, as President Donald Trump's granddaughter made a splash on social media for singing a Chinese folk song and reciting ancient poems in front of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife at a summit last Friday.
Jiangsu Province police say they are investigating the case of a student who was severely injured after falling from a dormitory building on Monday morning, after a similar incident sparked national discussion earlier this month.
"If I hadn't had a chance to study at the Dandelion school, I would have gone back to my hometown to finish middle school, or just dropped out and followed in my parents' footsteps like many of my friends did," said Selina Qiong, a 23-year-old from a small village in Central China's Henan Province.
Tulip flowers are in full blossom at the Shijiazhuang Botanic Garden in Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province, April 11, 2017.
Local villagers compete in a fish-catching contest in Laotun Town of Taijiang County in Qiandongnan, southwest China's Guizhou Province, April 11, 2017.
Photo taken on April 11, 2017 shows peony flowers in front of a stone figure of Buddha at Longmen Grottoes in Luoyang, central China's Henan Province. Peonies came into flourishing term in Luoyang, which was once an imperial capital for 13 dynasties through the Chinese history and famous for its peonies
Around 18,000 people were convicted on charges of intellectual property (IP) piracy and producing counterfeit products last year, said Vice Premier Wang Yang Tuesday.
Chinese citizens' personal information and the country's important data collected by Internet service providers may need evaluation and permission before being shared with non-domestic entities.
A total of 630 tonnes of frozen chicken feet, chicken wings, pig feet and pork were seized by border police in Shenzhen in south China's Guangdong Province, said local authorities on Tuesday.