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China has one million new energy vehicles

The number of new energy vehicles in China has reached 1.01 million, according to the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 22:48:51

48,000 residents evacuated following torrential rain in China

Days of torrential rain forced 48,000 residents to evacuate in central China's Hunan Province, authorities said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 22:47:19

70% of overseas returnees not satisfied with their salaries

Nearly 70 percent of Chinese overseas returnees are not satisfied with their current salaries, said a report on Chinese returnees' employment and entrepreneurship in 2017.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 22:23:39

4 detained for spreading rumors about Jiuzhaigou earthquake

Four Net users have been detained as China's public security officials investigate crimes related to rumors after a deadly earthquake struck Southwest China's Sichuan Province, killing 25.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 22:23:39

Green plates for electric cars nationwide to charge up industry: MPS

All Chinese cities will issue special green plates for electric vehicles (EVs) next year as over a million are now zapping along the country's roads, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 19:03:39

Pay-as-you-go gym latest innovation in China’s sharing economy

Xiao Su, a workout fanatic, was surprised to find out that the nondescript booth he spotted on his way to the gym was also a gym.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 18:58:40

World's deepest canyon closes due to safety concerns

The Yarlung Zangbo River Grand Canyon scenic area in Tibet, known as the world's deepest canyon, has been temporarily closed to visitors due to safety concerns.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 16:48:42

China's "lefties" seek support on Left-Handers Day

Before entering the subway, Lin Pan swiped his transit card on the machine, only to have the gate next to him open -- a common nuisance he encounters as a left-hander.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 16:41:01

North China panda celebrates 11th birthday

Female giant panda Sijia celebrated her 11th birthday Saturday, one year after she and her playmate Youyou moved to their new home in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 16:29:36

New Chinese maglev train completes pilot run

A new generation of Chinese middle-to-low-speed magnetically levitated (maglev) trains has completed a test run in Shanghai and is expected to enter the market in a year, CRRC Dalian announced Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 14:59:04

Quake-affected people start lives in tents in China's Sichuan

Photo taken on Aug. 11, 2017 shows tents at a temporary shelter in Zhangzha Town of Jiuzhaigou County, southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 11:12:40

Local community organizes donation event to aid Jiuzhaigou in Hefei

Residents of Zhuxi Community donate in Hefei, east China, Aug. 12, 2017. The community organized a donation event to aid Jiuzhaigou, which was hit by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Liu Junxi)
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 8:24:21

Rescue work underway in flood-hit Wenxian, China's Gansu

Rescuers check in the flood affected Baima Village in Tianchi Town of Wenxian County, northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 12, 2017. Eight people have died, four others injured and one people missing after rainstorms hit Wenxian County from Sunday evening to Monday morning, resulting in disasters including floods and landslides. (Xinhua/Fan Peishen)
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 6:37:25

China Eastern denies insulting Indian at Shanghai airport

China Eastern Airlines on Saturday denied the alleged insult of an Indian at Shanghai Pudong International Airport reported by an Indian news outlet.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 23:54:29

China's mobile apps exceed 4.02 mln

China continued to see a booming mobile app market in the first half of this year with over 4.02 million mobile apps.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 20:41:13

Beijing closes 171 tourist sites amid rain, flights disrupted

Heavy rain in Beijing on Saturday forced authorities to close 171 tourist sites and disrupted at least 278 flights.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 19:39:15

700 villagers evacuated due to dam breach in central China

More than 700 residents in a central China village were evacuated Saturday as a dam above it was breached during heavy rain and landslides.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 19:38:38

China cracks down on earthquake rumors and fraud

China's Ministry of Public Security has been investigating crimes related to earthquake rumors online and charity fraud after a deadly earthquake struck southwest China's Sichuan Province, the ministry said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 18:51:39