Abducted children rescued by police can now be legally adopted after a 12-month search fails to locate their parents or other guardians.
China still faces a steep challenge in achieving a normal gender balance, according to an official with the top health authority.
Tianjin aims to upgrade the city's manufacturing and substantially improve its environment by 2020, according to a blueprint released on Tuesday to implement the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei integrated development plan.
Spending on digital healthcare services in China will grow more than 36-fold from $3 billion in 2014 to $110 billion in 2020, according to a report published on Thursday.
Two Chinese-American scientists wrongly charged with spying spoke out at a news conference in Washington on Tuesday.
By 2:00 pm, all the children trapped in the fire were rescued safely and those with injures were transported to hospital.
Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to the United States and attend a summit marking the 70th anniversary of United Nations' founding.
After sentencing a woman for smuggling ivory, a Beijing court warned residents returning to China to avoid carrying goods that are forbidden by law in to the country.
China vows to ease requirements and procedures for applicants for permanent residence permits to recruit overseas talent and attract foreign investment.
The new policy will mean an average of $63 deduction in fees for taxi drivers, and the government would also refund nearly $1.6 million collected so far this year.
As China's population ages, it needs to do more to nurture its younger generations, according to participants in a panel discussion in Washington.
Nearly 500 people in Sichuan province have been imprisoned or given administrative penalties for electoral fraud in 2011.