Obesity among Chinese youth continues to rise, according to the 2014 National Fitness Survey which was released on Wednesday.
The capital plans to move most of its municipal departments to the suburban district of Tongzhou in 2017, the Beijing Municipal Committee announced on Wednesday.
The ground force of the People's Liberation Army commissioned its largest ship in Sansha, Hainan province, on Monday, planning to use it to transport materials to islands in the South China Sea.
Life in Longmu village is just a snapshot of more than five million impoverished people in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, where most residents of the country's key ethnic groups live.
Five knockoff Disney hotels in Shanghai have been fined a total of 100,000 yuan ($15,650) for infringing the company's trademark rights ahead of the opening of the Shanghai Disney Resort.
A geological survey has identified nearly 5 billion tonnes of coal deposits at a mine in Anhui Province, making it the largest in east China.
Beijing commuters lose an average of 808 yuan ($127) in time-cost per month due to traffic congestion, the highest among major Chinese cities, according to a report.
The move is part of Beijing's effort to move non-capital functions and relieve pressure to promote the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei integration.
In today's trending, taxi-driver-turned-billionaire puts a Modigliani on his Amex card, man stopped for smuggling lighter onto plane in his mouth, and driver's parking space is so tight she has to climb out of sunroof.
Despite a new, if slightly bumpy, mountain road and countless tunnels, it still takes more than six hours to drive to Shiba Dong, a village in western Hunan province, from Changsha, the provincial capital.
China is considering extending hukou, or household registration, to 13 million unregistered citizens, according to the Ministry of Public Security.
As Xi'an-style foods gain in popularity, the local industrial standards authority says it is going to regulate the recipes of the ancient city's most famous foods.