Targets set for regional integration

2015-08-24 06:54:48

The aim is to transfer the nonessential functions of Beijing and form an optimized structure for the capital's core functions by 2030.

Path smoothed for organ donors

2015-08-24 06:44:11

China published its first national guideline on organ donation on Saturday to better regulate the process and further raise public awareness.

Health authority announces step to rein in 'wild' stem cell treatment

2015-08-21 11:41:36

Top body issues country's first-ever regulation (trial) to bring stem cell therapy into line after many denounced it as 'going wild'.

Self-proclaimed Chinese qigong master arrested for illegal detention

2015-08-21 09:23:57

Police in East China's Jiangxi province formally arrested self-proclaimed qigong master Wang Lin Thursday for his alleged role in an "illegal detention" case.

Online map aids visitors to capital

2015-08-21 07:39:19

An online map showing in real-time how busy some of Beijing's best known sites are has been designed for tourists and residents so they can plan their visits.

President Xi calls for crews not to ease up

2015-08-21 08:08:05

China's top leaders issue a call for professionalism in response to the Tianjin explosions after hearing a report on rescue and follow-up work.

Panda gives birth in Malaysia

2015-08-21 09:32:27

A giant panda from China gave birth to a cub in Malaysia, Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Aug 18, 2015.

Volunteer lawyers helping the poor

2015-08-21 07:39:19

Before Zhu Rui became a volunteer lawyer in Yining, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, in 2013, the small city in Northwest China had no licensed legal services.

Dead fish found near dam

2015-08-21 08:09:24

Large numbers of dead fish spotted offshore near the Tianjin blast zone have been examined and no hazardous cyanide compounds have been detected.

Bonded by love: Ordinary couples, extraordinary stories

2015-08-20 12:07:15

It is said that three things cannot be hidden in this world: Poverty, cough and love. Here are some stories of ordinary people whose feelings for each other remain as strong as ever.

Social capital to go to nursing homes

2015-08-20 07:42:32

Social capital is to become the driving force for the development of nursing homes, a civil affairs official said on Wednesday.

Tank Biathlon challenge may intensify

2015-08-20 07:42:32

The People's Liberation Army will need to send its best tank, the Type-99 main battle tank, to the Russian-hosted Tank Biathlon next year if Western nations dispatch their top tanks to the competition, military observers said.