Up to 1 in 3 prepubescent children in East China has been exposed to excessive amounts of a chemical widely used in plastic production that can lead to early puberty, according to research.
Xu Ting was excited to see her name on a big screen showing a new group of people's jurors and she quickly shared the news with her family on the instant messaging service WeChat.
A girl bids goodbye to her family before boarding a train in Weihai, East China's Shandong province, on Tuesday. Like her, many children whose parents work in cities began their journey back home after spending summer vacation with their parents.
Dazhou Island is the largest offshore island in Hainan province, with its clear waters attracting a wide variety of tropical fish.
The installation of reflectors on the world's largest radio telescope has begun, marking the start of a final key stage of the telescope's construction.
The modern international city of Shenzhen, in South China, continues to rise as the city celebrates the 35th anniversary of the establishment of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone.
Participants wear adornments, inspired by Peking Opera costumes, as they take part in the bikini section of a model contest in Jinan, East China’s Shandong province, Aug 23, 2015. Participants also performed classic hand and body movements of Peking Opera.
China's growing appreciation of healthy lifestyles has seen long-distance running soar in popularity.
China will increase the pensions of veterans who fought in World War II, starting in October, a civil affairs official said.
Rescue authorities updated the death toll from the Tianjin warehouse explosions to 129, with 44 others missing, on Monday.
Chinese experts are developing exoskeleton that can help climb mountains with 30kg of gear or punch through a wall without breaking a sweat.
Children write birthday cards for giant panda "Kaikai" in Macao Special Administrative Region, south China, Aug 23, 2015. Children were invited to celebrate giant panda Kaikai's 7th birthday here on Sunday.