Pet bird sales have been suspended in Beijing after detecting H7N9 bird flu virus from samples of pigeon in a Shanghai marketplace.
A program that rewards cyclists who obey traffic rules was launched Feb 20 by traffic police in Shanxi province. However, only one person has received the award.
China has started research for the development of vaccines for the H7N9 bird flu virus, a health official said Monday.
A total of 292 children in Ziyang City, southwest China's Sichuan Province, were sent to hospital after eating contaminated food in their school canteen.
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday called on the public to remain calm, as human infections of new bird flu strain H7N9 are isolated and may remain so.
The World Health Organization (WHO) and countries nearby to China, as well as Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, will be kept updated on the H7N9 bird flu situation.
A 4-year-old boy infected with the H7N9 bird flu has recovered in Shanghai, Wu Fan, director of the Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, said on Sunday.
Three miners trapped in a flooded coal mine for nearly 60 hours were rescued early Monday in Southwest China's Guizhou province, sources with the rescue headquarters said.
Police and rescuers continued looking on Sunday for 60-year-old hiker missing in the mountains of Beijing.
In the latest case of alleged child abuse by a parent, a 4-year-old girl was fatally suffocated by her father because she reportedly would not stop crying.
The Chinese government has started to purchase frozen pork and add it to reserves to stabilize prices, which have slumped for three months.
As part of China's efforts to form a school bus information system this year, the country's central authorities have ordered the collection of school bus information nationwide.