World number one Serena Williams and home-favored Li Na both powered into second round with easy wins while third seed Agnieszka Radwanska was given an early scare at the China Open on Sunday.
Residents, farmers to be relocated to reduce waste in protected region
China's sovereign wealth fund banks on diversified investment approach.
Although there is no firm yardstick to gauge its real impact, China Investment Corp has in many ways been the most representative face of Chinese investment in Europe.
After the Chinese telecommunications company Huawei opened an exhibition center near Amsterdam recently, the city's mayor, sang the company's praises to business leaders in a speech.
In this edition of Big Talk, Ravi Shankar, executive editor for China Daily's European, North American and African editions talks about his 11-year media experiences in China.
American wingsuit pilot Jeb Corliss glides through a crack with an average speed of 200 kilometers per hour in Jianglang Mountain, Quzhou city, East China’s Zhejiang province, Sept 28, 2013.
People light candles during a memorial service in front of WestGate shopping centre in Nairobi Sept 28, 2013 in honor of the victims of last Saturday's attack by gunmen.
The christening of Prince William and Kate's firstborn, Prince George, will be marked with a set of commemorative coins, the Royal Mint said Saturday.
Celebrities attend the awarding ceremony of the 29th Golden Rooster Awards, given out by the China Fiml Association, in Wuhan, Hubei province, Sept 28, 2013.
More Chinese parents are home schooling their children - and are themselves getting an education in risk and reward. Zhang Yue studies the pedagogical phenomenon.