Ancient book 'provides ironclad proof of Chinese ownership'

2016-05-24 02:16:20

Su Chengfen has spent all his life fishing in the reef-filled South China Sea, guided by a handwritten book more than 600 years old.

Ban on poisonous puffer fish to be lifted

2016-05-23 08:28:26

China looks set to scrap a 26-year ban on the sale of puffer fish on the mainland.

Call to give girls HPV vaccine by top US scientist

2016-05-23 08:11:27

China should add a HPV vaccine into its national immunization program as soon as possible to better protect women from cervical cancer.

Graduates reluctant to start a business

2016-05-23 07:52:00

A report found that only 3.1 percent of students expecting to graduate in July said they will start their own business, down from 6.3 percent in 2015.

New lighthouses make sea safer

2016-05-23 08:29:33

A range of recently constructed navigation aids in South China Sea helps all vessels.

Li says tourism push to help relieve poverty

2016-05-20 02:34:35

Most of poverty-stricken regions are in remote and mountainous areas, and such places have natural tourism advantages, says Premier Li Keqiang.

Experts seek sex education advance

2016-05-20 06:59:43

Experts call for a more comprehensive system of sex education and post-abortion counseling in China to help prevent unintended pregnancies.

73 fake 'diploma mill' colleges named and shamed

2016-05-20 13:14:00

More than 70 colleges have been named and shamed for illegal enrollment and online fraud by a website, said Beijing Youth Daily.

China's first capsule hotel

2016-05-18 09:30:30

Staff members of Qingdao International Airport check sanitation in a capsule hotel in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province.

Chinese boy wins Yehudi Menuhin competition

2016-05-18 11:40:20

He Ziyu,16, from Qingdao, Shandong province, won laurels in the Yehudi Menuhin Competition London 2016. He was the youngest player in the senior group.

Father, son recover from poisoning at McDonald's

2016-05-18 07:51:58

A father and son were hospitalized on Monday after drinking hot chocolate containing disinfectant at a McDonald's in Chongqing.