Cadmium pollution in the upper Longjiang River has entered the water conservation area in Liujiang River, pushing the cadmium level close to the highest permitted level.
The Spring Festival ended with another travel peak as millions of travelers returned from family visits to work, raising pressure on railroads and highways.
AU is the important cooperative partner of China in Africa and international community.
Railway terminals in major Chinese cities are braced for a new travel rush, as millions of travelers are returning to city work near the end of the week-long Spring Festival holiday.
Protesters burn a mock US flag made of cardboard during a protest in front of the US embassy in Manila January 28, 2012.
Famous architect Liang Sicheng's former courtyard home in downtown Beijing was reportedly bulldozed by a real estate developer recently in the name of preservation.
The Chinese zodiac's 12 animal signs are always popular symbols in both East and West. And when the Lunar New Year arrives, enthusiasts all over the world are eager to get their hands on the best stamp collections.
Cadmium pollution caused by a mining firm has been found downstream of a tainted south China river, prompting local authorities to monitor drinking water safety more closely.
Rescue workers feverishly dug through the wreckage of three buildings in downtown Rio de Janeiro Friday, hunting for survivors of a collapse that killed at least 12 people and left 17 more missing.
Greeting cards had their heyday in the late 1990s, when kids exchanged cards decorated with images of cartoon figures or pop stars.
YUYAO, Zhejiang - If music be the love of food, lay on. Apologies to William Shakespeare but the revised sentiments of the opening lines of his play Twelfth Night apply to Yang Sizhong's chickens run perched on the bamboo-covered mountain on the outskirt of Yuyao, East China's Zhejiang province.
On Jan 7, 20 swimsuit-clad ladies from Beijing and Guangzhou descended on the tropical beaches of Sanya, Hainan for grueling physical training and a chance at earning a high salary guarding celebrities and executives.