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Wahaha heiress wants to be recognized as entrepreneur

[2013-03-13 07:31]

It is every girl's dream to be a princess. But the daughter of the richest man on the Chinese mainland is reluctant to wear the tiara.

Efforts needed to nurture ethnic culture and language in Yunnan

[2013-03-13 02:54]

National legislators and political advisers have called for improved efforts to protect the unique heritage in Yunnan province, where the language and culture of some of its 25 ethnic groups are in danger of dying out.

Agenda shows public concern

[2013-03-13 02:53]

People's livelihoods and public welfare headed the agenda of national political advisers this year, echoing the call by top leaders on Tuesday to highlight these issues.

China's new stealth frigate commissioned

[2013-03-12 21:04]

A Chinese-developed next-generation stealth frigate was commissioned to the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLA Navy) on Tuesday.

Qinghai Lake continues expanding

[2013-03-12 16:21]

Ecological protection efforts of the past five years have helped expand the area of Qinghai Lake from 4,317.69 square meters in 2008 to 4,354.28 square meters in 2012, equaling six times the area of the famous West Lake in East China’s Hangzhou city.

Daily snapshots from two sessions - March 11

[2013-03-12 13:44]

Daily snapshots from two sessions - March 11

Bolt, Ennis win top Laureus awards

[2013-03-12 11:53]

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and British heptathlete Jessica Ennis won the Laureus World Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Awards on Monday following their success at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

CPPCC National Committee concludes 1st session

[2013-03-12 10:01]

The closing meeting of the first session of the 12th CPPCC National Committee is held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 12, 2013.

Lamas dance with the 'devil' at Beijing temple

[2013-03-12 02:19]

Masked lamas performed their annual "devil dance", a ritual believed to ward off disasters and ghosts, on Monday at Yonghegong Lama Temple in Beijing.

Xi urges armed forces loyalty, discipline

[2013-03-11 22:55]

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, on Monday urged the country's armed forces to be "absolutely loyal" to the Party, sharpen fighting capacity and abide by disciplines.

Traffic controls for Palace Museum

[2013-03-11 16:15]

Motorcades of visiting VIPs should not be allowed to travel through the open areas of the Palace Museum to ensure the safety of both walking visitors and treasures, Beijing News reported on Saturday citing a proposal to nation's top political advisory body.

Daily snapshots from two sessions - March 10

[2013-03-11 13:26]

Daily snapshots from two sessions - March 10

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