Fishers' livelihoods, wildlife habitat put seriously at risk.
Our staff reporters revisit the major stories of an extraordinary 12 months.
Activists are seeking the prompt introduction of legislation to protect animals in a bid to stamp out increasing abuse, such as the slaughter of strays and live shows at zoos...
Instability and uncertainty loom large as the world enters 2012, a year in which China should play an even greater role in global affairs, said Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi.
Big ticket, new projects help China establish a permanent footprint on global center stage.
Three out of every 10 people are over 60 by 2040, but paid help for them is in short supply.
Health care providers in Taiwan can arrange "medical exams" or "beauty" trips for tourists from the Chinese mainland since authorities in Taiwan further relaxed control of...
Lack of supplies drives transport operators to frustration, Tang Yue reports from Hunan province.
Insects and viruses pose growing threat as global links strengthen.
Premier Wen Jiabao has called for confidence in surmounting economic difficulties and stabilizing growth as the country faces a "cooling market".
Superstitions live on in China because, as many doubters say, better safe than sorry.
The program to transfer officials from one province or region to another began 15 years ago, with each posting being for a three-year period.
President Hu Jintao's New Year address, broadcast on Saturday, which called for "strengthened confidence to accomplish the tasks of 2012", has been widely endorsed as a call...
TV stations look for ways to ensure no loss of advertising revenue.
Dreams of childless couples are difficult to fulfill as egg donations strictly limited.
An aspiring journalist turns a new page in his career to become managing director of Tourism Australia.
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