Reforms give NGOs a level playing field

2014-03-31 08:35:57

New rules relating to registration and donations are expected to see social organizations play a greater role in the provision of services.

Crossing the great relationship divide

2014-03-28 07:43:09

A growing number of Chinese men are looking to forge friendships with foreign women, and buck the cultural trend of "marrying up".

Safe havens for abandoned babies bring mixed reception

2014-03-27 08:00:55

Program aimed at saving newborns triggers controversy.

Special envoy sent to help in plane search

2014-03-26 07:39:10

Chinese President Xi Jinping has ordered Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui to Kuala Lumpur as a special envoy to deal with the matter of MH370.

Sex, society and suspicious minds

2014-03-25 07:29:32

DNA paternity tests have seen a rise in popularity during the past decade.

Witnesses carried the truth about history

2014-03-24 08:15:29

Diaries shed lights on massacre, Yang Yang reports in Nanjing

Naturists tread with care on the path to acceptance

2014-03-21 07:51:57

A new debate has been triggered over a law on public nudity in China, reports Zhang Lei in Beijing.

Offering to make a difference

2014-03-20 07:41:53

Individual volunteers make it possible to undertake tasks by leveraging and institutionalizing the individual efforts of people both at home and abroad.

Life during wartime in Shanghai's safe haven

2014-03-19 10:39:42

Former refugees have fond memories of their stay in the eastern Chinese city during World War II.

Missing plane puzzle remains unsolved

2014-03-17 07:20:09

Changes in information, miscommunication and speculation compound the search for Malaysia Airlines jet which vanished with 239 on board.

Modern merchants follow famous footsteps

2014-03-14 07:40:43

China has proposed a modern version of one of the ancient world's best-known trade routes, as Cui Jia reports.