Consumption of red or processed meat causes cancer

2015-10-27 13:21:04

The World Health Organization and the International Agency for Research on Cancer have evaluated the carcinogenicity of the consumption of red meat and processed meat.

Yangzhou record for fried rice is revoked

2015-10-27 07:16:26

The recognition given by Guinness World Records to Yangzhou last week for the world's largest serving of fried rice has been revoked.

12th Five-Year Plan achievements a milestone for centenary goal

2015-10-26 07:49:11

The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene the fifth plenary session of its 18th Central Committee to outline the 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-2020) for national development on Monday, with extraordinary achievements in the 12th plan period (2011-2015).

Program to boost medical benefits

2015-10-26 06:57:46

Last year, about 102,000 people in the city benefited from the new program, which reimbursed about 11 percent of each person's medical bills.

Seminar addresses humanitarian aid challenges

2015-10-26 13:32:38

A seminar, hosted by the Chinese Academy of Governance to address humanitarian aids challenges, concluded over the weekend in Beijing.

Avoid deals too good to be true, tourists told

2015-10-26 07:56:33

Tourists will be punished if they do not abide by contracts they sign with travel agencies that offer incredibly cheap tour packages, China's top tourism watchdog said.

Online panda game to raise global awareness

2015-10-26 07:56:33

Jiang Xuefan, a visitor from Beijing, had a pleasant surprise when she came across 12 panda twins in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, on Saturday.

Security giant reports jump in online fraud claims

2015-10-23 13:22:34

Men are more likely to fall for Internet scams and suffer economic losses, according to a security report issued by China's biggest security software provider.

Qihoo 360 blocks 2b phishing websites from July to September

2015-10-23 13:22:34

Phishing, the practice of obtaining personal information, data and money from unsuspecting users, has moved quickly and in big numbers to smartphones, a leading Chinese security software provider reported.

Guiyang gets behind young entrepreneurs

2015-10-23 11:27:55

Echoing the nation's encouragement for more innovation and entrepreneurship, China's young generation is keen to set up businesses.

China begins large water diversion project

2015-10-23 09:48:58

A large water diversion project broke ground on Thursday in Central China's Hubei province, which will benefit nearly 5 million people after completion.

Report: Logging hurts panda habitat

2015-10-23 07:52:21

Local governments have been asked to investigate illegal logging of forests in the Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries after an international environmental protection organization released a report pointing to the activity, the State Forestry Administration said.