Villagers in Hebei province pin hopes on tourism after ban on rice farming due to water shortage.
A Persian cat stretches its paw through the cage bars at a cat exhibition in Wuhan, Hubei province, October 22, 2011.A large number of visitors crowded the show, local media said.[Photo/Agencies]
The aid materials, including canoes, water-purifying equipment, sandbags and solar-powered flashlights, are the third batch of relief materials sent by China to Thailand, which was hit by floods.
Chinese military held a joint drill of the army and air force using live ammunition at a new height of 4,500 meters above sea level.
Eurozone finance ministers Friday decided to unblock the six tranche of bailout loans the debt-ridden country secured last year, in order to keep Athens afloat for just a few more months.
More than 70 people were injured when a ferry crashed into a mooring pillar inside a typhoon shelter at one of Hong Kong's outlying islands early Friday morning.
Yue Yue, the 2-year-old girl who was run over by two vehicles last week and ignored by numerous passers-by, died in hospital on Friday.
Premier Wen urged China and ASEAN to increase the scale of currency swaps, pledging to boost the imports of competitive products from the regional bloc.
The quadruplets were born 51 days ago from a 5-year-old tiger couple.
A village in Mengxian county, Yangquan city of North China's Shanxi province, has just 17 residents. The village is called Dapin by local residents.
Cars screeching around corners at high speeds, sniper fire from 100 meters away, hijackings, explosions sounds like a Hollywood movie.
Bai Yansong, a famous anchor of China Central Television, voiced his support to students wearing green scarves at a primary school in Xi’an by wearing a green tie on a TV program, Oct 19, 2011.