Three types of aviation activity banned in Beijing

2016-02-29 20:23:58

Beijing police have banned low-flying activities related to sports, entertainment and advertising in the city from March 1 to 16.

China grows vegetables at Antarctic station

2016-02-29 19:36:42

Growing vegetables in the South Pole may sound as crazy as attempting to grow potatoes on Mars, as recently seen in "The Martian."

Hainan school attacker wounds 10 students, kills himself

2016-02-29 17:36:42

A man injured 10 students with a knife at a primary school in Haikou, capital of South China's island province of Hainan, and killed himself after the attack, local news portal reported.

Speed of change: China through train journeys

2016-02-29 16:08:05

Wang Fuchun has been a "thief" on trains since the late 1970s. He characterizes himself as stealing the images because he believes acting without his subjects' permission is the only way to capture reality.

China creates 13.12m new jobs in 2015

2016-02-29 14:31:14

More than 13.12 million new jobs were generated for urban residents in China in 2015, a senior government official said on Monday.

Yangtze soil erosion down by 27 percent

2016-02-29 14:30:56

The area of land that suffers from soil erosion in the Yangtze River valley has been reduced by 146,000 square kilometers, a drop of 27 percent since 2000, according to the Ministry of Water Resources.

China's rural impoverished population down 14.42m

2016-02-29 14:30:03

China was successful in reducing rural poverty last year with the number of rural poor falling by 14.42 million to 55.75 million, official data showed on Monday.

China has world's largest high-speed rail network

2016-02-29 11:55:43

China has the world's largest high-speed rail network, with the total operating length reaching 19,000 km by the end of 2015, about 60 percent of the world's total.

China Daily weekly photos: Feb 20-26

2016-02-29 11:09:05

Abbot Hsing Yun donated a Buddha statue, which was stolen and lost overseas in the 1990s, to the Chinese mainland.

New law to 'combat terror, protect rights'

2016-02-29 08:07:49

China's top counterterrorism official has pledged to resolutely crack down on terror and protect citizens' rights in accordance with the nation's first counterterrorism law.

Newest city to boost Xinjiang stability

2016-02-29 08:07:49

Kunyu has become the newest city in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

People view plum blossoms at scenic area in E China

2016-02-29 07:56:57

People view plum blossoms at a scenic area in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, Feb 28, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]