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A symbol of preservation

[2012-02-18 09:25]

The leveling of an old-style house in Beijing that was the dwelling of a prominent  couple of architects and preservationists has provoked a public outcry.

Weary crew fights to save stranded US dolphins

[2012-02-18 09:17]

There's no good spot on Cape Cod for dolphins to beach themselves, but on this cold, gray day a group of 11 has chosen one of the worst.

Beijing mayor leads delegation to Taipei

[2012-02-18 08:05]

Beijing Mayor Guo Jinlong said on Friday that he is deeply impressed with Taipei and he hopes the two cities can strengthen economic and trade ties.

Proview says it will sue Apple

[2012-02-18 07:49]

Proview said it would sue the US tech giant for a violation of their agreement.

Eye laser surgery safe, say doctors

[2012-02-18 07:43]

Eye doctors in the capital are expressing confidence in laser eye surgery, or LASIK, despite the safety concerns that a Taiwan specialist raised this week.

Diamonds set to sparkle

[2012-02-18 07:37]

Diamonds are expected to sparkle brighter in China amid a surge in domestic consumption and investment.

Xi champions agriculture pact

[2012-02-17 15:14]

China and the US should deepen cooperation in trade and food security and further exchanges in information.

Lemon festival kicks off in France

[2012-02-17 13:25]

A worker puts the final touch on a sculpture featuring an Eiffel tower made from lemons and oranges during the lemon festival in Menton, southern France, Feb 16, 2012.

Los Angeles firefighters battle a house fire

[2012-02-17 10:02]

Los Angeles firefighters battle a house fire as a shooting call with 4 victims in the east Hollywood area of Los Angeles, California February 16, 2012.

TCM expert defends bile harvesting

[2012-02-17 08:01]

A Chinese medicine professional denied claims that the practice of extracting bear bile is cruel and promised to give media a chance to visit bear farms.

Railway construction getting back on track

[2012-02-17 07:38]

With 3,500 kilometers of new high-speed railways expected to be put into use, the length of China's high-speed railways will exceed 10,000 kilometers.

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