CCTV's post-WWII documentary shows Berlin's tough repentance lesson for Tokyo

The documentary presents the different attitudes of Germany and Japan with regard to World War II, and provides a comparison between the two countries' influences on their populations.
Source: | 2015/7/2 20:08:58

Tianjin explosions: Latest updates

An explosion ripped through a warehouse in the Binhai New Area in China's Tianjin City on August 12.
Source: | 2015/8/13 13:06:31

Bangkok explosions: Latest updates

Four Chinese nationals, including two from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, have been confirmed killed in a Bangkok explosion Monday night, the Chinese embassy in Thailand said on Tuesday.
Source: | 2015/8/18 14:53:50

The unfinished legacy - a special report on how history overshadows Japan and its neighbors

70 years ago, the inferno of war was finally put out after colossal losses to human civilization. We now enjoy peace, as well as prosperity that built on victory in the war. This year is an opportunity for the world to remember and reflect. As close neighbors, China and Japan's history has been intertwined, mingling both mutual learning and battle. The past century saw the most bitter memories of warfare but also magnanimity in peace. However, while the mainstream calls for peace and cooperation, the right-wing camp in Japan has never stopped its pursuit of overturning the postwar consensus and political structure. Their efforts have increasingly driven the national policymaking process.
Source: | 2015/8/7 16:59:26

Ferry carrying 454 people sinks in Yangtze River

The Eastern Star, which left the eastern Chinese city of Nanjing at 1:15 pm Thursday bound for Chongqing Municipality on the upper reaches of the river, sank "within one or two minutes" of being caught in freak weather in Jianli, Hubei Province, according to the ship's captain and chief engineer who survived the incident.
Source: | 2015/6/2 15:26:42

China's military advances in 2014 reviews China's major military advances, offering a systematical analysis to the developments and prospects of China's military power in 2014.
Source: | 2015/2/15 18:10:28

Suu Kyi's China visit: the wider picture

Aung San Suu Kyi, a key figure in Myanmar's opposition, embarked on a groundbreaking visit to China on June 10, a gesture of openness from Beijing as it explores diversified channels to boost ties with Myanmar in a changing political environment.
Source: | 2015/6/11 11:32:38

India PM Modi visits China

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay an official visit to China beginning Thursday, May 14.
Source: | 2015/5/12 18:37:34

Boao Forum for Asia 2015

With the advent of the 2015 Boao Forum for Asia (BFA), China, the host country, hopes the BFA annual meeting will promote solidarity and cooperation among Asian nations as well as the regional integration process to achieve an all-win outcome.
Source: | 2015/3/27 10:47:45

Nepal rocked by 8.1-M earthquake

Death toll of Nepal's April 25 earthquake has risen to 7,365 with the number of injured standing at 14,366, figures from the Ministry of Home Affairs showed on May 4.
Source: | 2015/4/26 13:02:37

Germanwings crash: Timeline, figures and reactions

An Airbus A320 plane of the German low-cost airline Germanwings with 150 people on board crashed on March 24 in southern France, French authorities confirmed. No one is expected to have survived.
Source: | 2015/3/25 19:45:51

Lee Kuan Yew and China: A special relationship

China on Monday mourned the death of former Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, calling him a statesman of unique influence in Asia.
Source: | 2015/3/23 11:57:05

Christmas at the top of the world: Catholics in Tibet

Here in Yanjing village in Mangkang county stands the only Catholic church in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Villagers are free to choose whatever faith they want. There are some cases of Catholics and Tibetan Buddhists living in the same family without any problems.
Source: | 2015/1/26 18:49:05

Waste not: The dirty dangers facing China's trash recyclers

Flies cover the face of a worker's child on the back of a worker sorting plastic waste in a northern Chinese village. The processing of imported waste and scrap metal has been a significant industry in China's rural towns for many years. Besides developing local economy, this industry also brings about fatal environmental pollution and threatens the local people's health. Photos: Wang Jiuliang
Source: about human | 2015/1/21 19:23:06

NPC and CPPCC Sessions 2015

As the early March annual sessions of the NPC and the CPPCC approach, observers say China is at the crossroads of another wave of reforms, a response to changing problems.
Source: | 2015/3/2 18:34:07

Nine biggest water pollution disasters in China (since 2010)

Excessive levels of benzene, a carcinogenic chemical, almost 20 times the national limit in tap water have affected more than 2.4 million people in downtown Lanzhou, Northwest China's Gansu Province, provincial authorities said.
Source: | 2014/4/15 19:36:04

Impact of anti-corruption campaign

Since the 18th CPC National Congress was held on November 8, 2012, the central government has launched numerous anti-corruption campaigns across China. As a result, many of the "tigers" and "flies" referred to by President Xi Jinping during his speech have since been outed and sacked.
Source: | 2014/6/18 11:23:35

WEF annual meeting 2015

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is set to leave for Switzerland Tuesday to attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, where he is expected to provide reassurance about China's economic growth and initiatives
Source: | 2015/1/20 18:31:55