In Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, 61 nature reserves have been established across a total land area of 410,000 square meters, a regional forestry official said Friday.
Gansu - The administration of the Mogao Grottoes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Northwest China's Gansu province, is to introduce new measures to control visitor flows and prevent damage to the caves' Buddhist frescoes.
More than 96% of planned separatist and terrorist activities are estimated to be foiled in Xinjiang in the past three years, the region's top official has said.
Prices commanded by poultry products have risen this week, following govt subsidies to prop up the sector as it struggles in the wake of the H7N9 bird flu virus. Shanghai to reopen poultry market
The Chinese government on Friday released a draft of basic requirements for orphanages in order to standardize their practices and close safety loopholes.
A major environmental journalism campaign was launched in Beijing on Friday.
Shanghai will reopen its market for live poultry by the end of June, but it could be reduced by 50 percent.
The China Disabled Persons' Federation on Friday established a center for disability prevention, control and research.
Han Bing adjusts his handmade 3D printer in Tianjin Municipality, north China, May 16, 2013. Based on the method released on the internet, the 41-year-old by himself made this machine eventually, which costing some 2,000 RMB yuan ($325) and spending four months.
Collisions involving three vessels in the section of the Yangtze River in East China's Wuhu city, Anhui province, early Friday morning, left seven people missing.
A landslide that occurred at a village in Bijie city, Southwest China's Guizhou province, Thursday night, has left one trapped and two others missing.
Thirty-three people have died and 12 others were reported missing in the latest round of rain- and hailstorms that have swept South China.