Pollution, tourism put coasts at risk

2015-06-12 07:31:26

Depleted fisheries and pollution have left Wu Ruiwei and his peers in South China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region needing to travel farther out to sea for fish and shrimp.

Case exposes plight of left-behind children

2015-06-12 08:57:55

Experts said on Thursday that a case in which four siblings died after being left without parental care amid China's urbanization drive again exposes the plight of such youngsters.

MERS quarantine ends for 75

2015-06-12 03:16:18

All of the 75 people who had close contact with the first MERS patient in China were released from quarantine in Guangdong province by Wednesday midnight.

Chinese national confirmed MERS positive

2015-06-10 21:53:43

A Chinese woman living in the Republic of Korea (ROK) has tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).

Bryant sets record with huge Sina audience

2015-06-11 07:55:26

NBA All-Star guard Kobe Bryant's debut as a commentator at a live Finals game caused a sensation when it was streamed in China on Monday.

Motive sought in fatal shootings of police

2015-06-11 08:13:08

The Ministry of Public Security released a statement on Wednesday expressing sadness over the deaths of two police officers who were shot on Tuesday during a manhunt for a gunman in Suning, Hebei province.

'Nail houses' in the way, before and after demolition

2015-06-11 09:25:32

"Nail houses" are a phenomenon of rapid urbanization. Let's look at some before-and-after photos of some these properties.

Ten photos you don't wanna miss - June 10

2015-06-10 11:08:57

A sudden fire burns out about 700 square meters of ripened wheat by 10 villages in Juye county, Shandong province on Tuesday.

3-D technology used in twins' separation

2015-06-10 07:39:49

Twelve-week-old conjoined twin girls from Jiangxi province were successfully separated at a Shanghai hospital on Tuesday with the assistance of 3-D printing technology.

First MERS patient in stable condition

2015-06-10 06:52:34

The man from South Korea, who was tested positive on May 29, has had no fever for four days, but still occasionally coughs and his lungs are inflammed.

Green card rules eased in Shanghai

2015-06-10 07:39:49

Permanent residency permits, or "green cards", will be easier to obtain for foreigners working in Shanghai beginning July 1 as the city bids to establish a global science and innovation center, the Ministry of Public Security said on Tuesday.

Probe of nude photos at museum ongoing

2015-06-09 07:30:25

The Palace Museum said on Monday that police are still investigating last month's nude photo shoot at the historic site, but that the museum still encourages artists to visit.