Fire authorities in Shanghai denied certification for China's first capsule hotel, refusing to issue a license due to fire and personal safety concerns.
China's first chartered plane sent to evacuate its nationals from Libya left Beijing Wednesday afternoon with a joint task group of officials from various ministries and food, medicines and other necessities on board. 43 Chinese fleeing from Libya leave for Beijing Mainland pledges help for Taiwan compatriots in Libya
Jin Yingqi, a 28-year-old northeasterner is on a driving tour around the country looking to find romance with his Miss Right.
Dave Duerson, who played on Super Bowl winners with the Chicago Bears and New York Giants, was found dead Thursday night at his home in Miami in southeastern Florida, United States.
People waiting to be evacuated from Libya gather outside Tripoli airport Feb 22, 2011. Many airlines have cancelled flights to the Libyan capital after violent protests against the four-decade rule of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.
A surprise blockbuster has put Chinese cinema's enfant terrible under the public microscope. Jiang Wen tells Raymond Zhou what makes him tick in a rare, wide-ranging interview.
Officials raised the death toll to at least 75, with 300 others listed as missing, as rescuers dug through the crumbled concrete.
This year, 30 of the 4,392 applicants to the Performance Institute of the Beijing Film Academy will get a spot. And 4,400 people are competing for 60 openings at Central Academy of Drama.
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Two men wearing panda-like garments, holding name pads of Xiannv and Bili wait at the gate of Ueno Zoo in Tokyo for the arrival of two Chinese giant pandas,Feb 22,2011.
Zhang Huaying's home is located 10 kilometers away from her primary school on the top of a mountain at a height of 200 meters. She gets up at 5 am and spends more than two hours walking to school everyday.
A strong quake hit New Zealand's second-biggest city of Christchurch on Tuesday for the second time in five months, toppling buildings, causing "multiple fatalities", trapping people beneath rubble and sparking fires.