China sent a telecommunication satellite, "ChinaSat 2A," into orbit on Saturday evening, using a Long March-3B carrier rocket launched from Xichang.
A blind date party is held in Shanghai, May 26, 2012. The event, aimed at providing chances for the unmarried under the age of 45, has attracted about 20,000 single people to participate, Xinhua reported.
A photo exhibition showcasing Tibet's biodiversity kicked off a national tour on Friday, aiming to boost people's sense of responsibility for protecting nature.
The 4th China Anyang International Aero Sports Tourism Festival is held from May 26 to June 2 in Anyang, Henan province.
The distractions of being French Open champion led to six wasted months, said 2011 winner Li Na, who has finally found her form again in time to defend her title next week.
Police said a gunman, who on Friday held several people as hostage in a real estate office in Valpapaiso, a small city in Indiana State of the US, shot himself after all hostages were released.
The homeless dog, known as Xiao Sa, has been following a team of cyclists for 24 days along 1,833 kilometers of highway from Kangding, Sichuan province, to Lhasa in Tibet.
The Mianyang city government in Sichuan province said it honored the government of the Hong Kong SAR's decision to take back its HK$2 million in aid for the construction of a local school.
Vice-Premier Li Keqiang attends the award ceremony for the Pritzker Architecture Prize in Beijing on Friday.
Opposition deputies brought proceedings to a halt inside the Ukrainian parliament on Thursday, when they staged an action against the bill about the basics of the language policy.
Graduated from Peking University in 2009, Liu Guoqi is one of the few who gives up the chance of studying abroad and ventures on farming.
An aviation unit with the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force has been training in a plateau in Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region for two months in a bid to increase the aircraft's maintenance ability.