Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said Tuesday that China regrets the DPRK's intention to reopen its nuclear facilities.
A 59-year-old economist was elected governor of Central China's Henan province, one of the country's leading grain-producing regions.
The number of people convicted of dereliction of duty soared in China last year, according to new research by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and cases are expected to continue rising in 2013.
Chinese Vice-President Li Yuanchao called for efforts from the public towards achieving the "Chinese Dream" during an inspection tour.
Public diplomacy is "badly needed" to open more communication channels between China and Japan, veteran Japanese diplomats told China Daily.
Developing economies that have experienced dynamic growth are reshaping the world and should share this success with their partners, a UN official said.
Leading officials of organization departments across China have been urged to stick to a firm political belief, justice and a cleanhanded work style.
By Monday afternoon, rescuers had retrieved 36 bodies from the site of a massive landslide that buried 83 miners in Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region on Friday.
The 19th China-ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Senior Officials' Consultation will be held in Beijing on Tuesday.
China will continue regular patrols of the Diaoyu Islands to safeguard the country's territorial sovereignty, the head of oceanic authorities has said.
Having three sisters from a Uygur household serving in the People's Liberation Army navy is a source of pride for the family of Aytulun Xukrat from Turpan, Xinjiang.