Female workers in Central China's Anhui province will enjoy paid menstrual leave, following the example of their peers in neighboring Hubei Province and south China's Hainan Province. However, the practice has provoked widespread controversy, the Beijing News reported.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology will establish a supply chain education center in China's coastal city Ningbo, which houses the world's largest port by cargo tonnage, according to the city's education bureau on Tuesday.
A 60-year-old farmer in Sichuan province saw a small fortune eaten up when 20,000 yuan ($3,069) he had buried in his bedroom was destroyed by white ants.
The Chinese military has set up a hotline and a mailbox for people to report corruption and other misconduct, according to the Discipline Inspection Commission under the Central Military Commission.
Foreigners with work permits who have no properties in Beijing can now buy one residential apartment, with the threshold of at least one year working in the city removed, local authorities have said.
In a bid to modernize its image and better interact with its followers, a thousand-year-old temple in East China posted an online ad to recruit media talents.
The train, also referred to as Silk Road train, has passed through Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan to Iran, travelling a distance of 10,399 kilometers.
Here with the help of data we take a look at some of the major changes during this year's weeklong holiday for the traditional Chinese New Year.
Winter swimming enthusiasts jump in a lake on Feb 14 to celebrate the Year of the Monkey in Shenyang, Liaoning province.
A wild elephant strayed onto a national highway in Yunnan province during the Spring Festival holiday and damaged 15 parked cars.
The story of a young woman from a well-off Shanghai background and her boyfriend from a poor rural family created a huge online discussion about love during the Lunar New Year.
A refreshing break for Spring Festival has taken on a new meaning as heavy smog in some areas has contributed to an increasing number of journeys being booked by those seeking cleaner air and water.