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People practice Yoga to mark Int'l Yoga Day in Syria

People practice Yoga at a football field in Damascus, Syria on June 21, 2019, to mark the International Yoga Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 11:40:13

South China customs bust 100 endangered species smuggling cases

Customs of Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, have busted a total of 100 endangered species smuggling cases this year, customs officials said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 10:54:49

Rural land transfer, relocation projects carried out at Qilihai Wetland

Aerial photo taken on June 22, 2019 shows bushes of reeds in the Qilihai Wetland in Ninghe District of north China's Tianjin. Over the years, the Qilihai Wetland has been under ongoing restoration efforts by the local government, with rural land transfer and relocation projects carried out to improve the wetland's ecological conditions.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 10:01:59

Caohai Lake in China's Guizhou recovers original size

Caohai Lake, a major wetland in southwest China and an important wintering place for black-necked cranes, has recovered its original size. The lake once shrank sharply due to pollution and farming practices.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 9:56:20

16 injured in Sichuan 5.4-magnitude quake

Sixteen people were injured as of 0:30 a.m. Sunday after a 5.4-magnitude earthquake rattled Gongxian County of Yibin City in southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 10:29 p.m. Saturday (Beijing Time), local authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 9:41:15

China steps up food safety with Internet technology

China is aiming to improve food safety by applying an Internet Plus model and big data technology.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 9:23:11

Lavender boosts tourism in Xinjiang

Swathes of beautiful lavender is luring a large number of tourists to Huocheng County in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 9:21:31

China's research vessel KEXUE returns to Xiamen

China's research vessel KEXUE (Science) is anchored at the Xiamen International Cruise Center in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, June 22, 2019. KEXUE returned to Xiamen on Saturday after finishing its investigation of seamounts in the west of the Pacific Ocean.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 7:56:20

5.4-magnitude quake hits Sichuan: CENC

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake rattled Gongxian County of Yibin City in southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 10:29 p.m. Saturday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 22:59:24

Authorities vow to probe links between officials, gang crime in Central China

Authorities in Huaihua, Central China's Hunan Province, have vowed to launch a thorough investigation into a high profile case involving a dead body dug up from a middle school playground to find out if any officials had acted as the "protective umbrella" for the alleged gang crime.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/22 19:08:05

Tibet gets staunch support in battle against poverty

The township of Lunang in the southeastern part of Tibet has become a booming tourist destination for those who want to experience the challenge of climbing a plateau while still enjoying enough oxygen.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 16:00:09

4,300 battling forest fire in China's Inner Mongolia

A total of 4,340 firefighters are struggling to contain a forest fire in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local authorities said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 13:12:44

Chinese cities on route of Long March initiate tourism cooperation

Authorities of three cities along the route of the Long March have signed a framework agreement on tourism cooperation in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 11:12:44

China-Myanmar research team completes biodiversity survey

A joint expedition team of China and Myanmar has finished their mission recently and collected more than 6,000 specimens of plants and animals, the Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 9:48:04

China reports new African swine fever cases in Guizhou

China's agriculture ministry on Friday said new cases of African swine fever had been confirmed in the country's southwestern province of Guizhou.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 9:46:01

Open University of China educates 14 mln students in 40 years

The Open University of China (OUC) has educated 14.46 million students since it started running 40 years ago, the university said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 9:40:52

World New Energy Vehicle Congress to be held in Hainan

The World New Energy Vehicle Congress 2019 will be held in Boao, Hainan Province from July 1 to 3, inviting researchers and industry experts from the world to explore new trends of new energy vehicles (NEVs), according to its organizer.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 9:32:32

Ancient town of Bajiao in NW China's Gansu

Aerial photo taken on June 21 shows the ancient town of Bajiao in Xiahe County of Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Gansu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 1:55:59