Earthquake survivors in Sichuan are rallying to help others, with supplies of drinking water urgently needed.
I think it is my duty to be here, to tell people the facts and to report on the rescue efforts made by everyone. But being professional is even more important, and that applies to reporters and volunteers.
Volunteers without specific training are encouraged not to jump into disaster centers and should save their efforts for post-disaster recovery, an expert said.
At about 6 am on Monday, as a drizzle fell, Sitenpo started a new day by rushing to a tent near the Longmen town government to await a daily meeting following Saturday's earthquake.
Carrying a big bag of sterilizing equipment weighing more than 30 kg, Zhang Biao was on his way to a village near Longmen township, Ya'an, at noon on Monday. He felt tired, and sweat poured down his face.
The earthquake that hit Sichuan province on Saturday has united rival Internet companies to help people look for missing relatives and friends.
There is no evidence of sustained human-to-human transmission of the H7N9 virus despite small clusters of cases, WHO officials said on Monday.
Courts across China handled 83,850 civil lawsuits over intellectual property rights in 2012, up 44.1 percent year-on-year.
A total of 2,536 aftershocks have been recorded in quake-hit Lushan county as of 8 pm Beijing time on Monday, local authorities said.
Xie Jiangmin remembers when he held a baby's body after retrieving him hours after a deadly quake that jolted Southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday.
Chinese authorities are working to restore social order and infrastructure in Ya'an of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, badly hit by a strong earthquake on Saturday.