The US Democratic Party on Tuesday kicked off its 2012 National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
It was meant to be the Arc de Triomphe with an Oriental twist, but many Chinese netizens think it resembles a pair of long underwear.
A nurse who was brutally attacked along with three other staff members at a Shenzhen hospital remained in intensive care on Tuesday.
Occupy Wall Street activists and anti-war pacifists protest on the street in Charlotte, North Carolina on Tuesday, September 4, the first day of the three-day Democratic National Convention being held in the city.
China and India on Tuesday agreed to restart joint military exercises after a four-year hiatus, a sign of warming relations between the two countries.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Beijing on Tuesday in a bid to ease tension over US involvement in territorial disputes and an increasing military presence in the region.
The penalties for people who offer bribes should be toughened to strengthen the country’s fight against corruption, legal experts say.
A 4,000-acre (1,620-hectare) wildfire in the Angeles National Forest in Southern California has forced the evacuation of some campsites as firefighters struggle to control the blaze.
Two pandas, known by their Chinese names as Wujie and Hubao, will leave for the new River Safari zoo in Singapore on Sept 5.
South African "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius has unleashed an emotional claim that a rival in the T44 200 metres final at the London Paralympics beat him thanks to longer prosthetic legs.
Stores across China have seen a rush to buy electronic products in the run-up to the new school year, particularly among college students.
The announcement of free admission to State-owned museums came as a shock to Wang Ziyong, owner of a private museum in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province.