Three local officials in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Chongqing Municipality and Shandong Province are being investigated on suspicion of taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said on Wednesday.
The top leadership of the Communist Party of China pledged on Monday to increase its efforts to eliminate poverty in rural areas and defeat regional poverty by 2020.
Compared with their peers, girls left behind by their parents in rural areas are at high risk, according to a new report.
China's cosmetic surgery industry will be valued at 400 billion yuan ($62.6 billion) by the end of this year and is expected to double in size to 800 billion yuan by 2019.
Drone owners and fans in China can expect a tough time after the People's Liberation Army Air Force has pledged to tighten monitoring of such aircraft.
With an intended investment of 200 million yuan, the factory will include a laboratory, a clone animal center, a gene bank, and an exhibition hall.
Key expressways were closed and flights were canceled over safety concerns on Sunday, as a wide area of northern China was hit by a snowstorm that disrupted transportation.
Amid downward pressure on China's economic growth, traditional companies in Beijing's high-tech zone are seeking higher profitability by changing their focus to an Internet-oriented model and adopting high-end manufacturing.
Glodon Software Company, the first listed company in the construction engineering information industry, is migrating to Internet-oriented services to better serve the building industry.
Scientists carried out the last step in testing a key component of China's gigantic radio telescope on Saturday. After its scheduled completion in September, it will be the largest such telescope in the world.
China will ensure the fulfillment of its pledges for cutting greenhouse gas emissions that it submitted to the UN, regardless of the outcome of the Paris climate summit.
Police in east China's Zhejiang Province have busted the country's largest underground banking case, which involved transactions totalling 410 billion yuan (64 bln US dollars).