Ensuring air quality and river cleanliness is priority, He Na, Wu Wencong and Tang Yue report in Liaoning and Beijing.
Authorities in Yunnan struggle to cope, especially in rural areas.
A large sum of money has been donated to a young celebrity diagnosed with a critical disease, prompting a heated discussion on the even-handedness of charitable giving.
Target may be better for long-term sustainable development: official.
Top leaders walk into the meeting hall for the first session of the 12th National People’s Congress, which got under way in Beijing on Tuesday.
China's top political leader Xi Jinping called on Tuesday for the courage to "wade through a dangerous shoal" to help deepen reforms in the country's development.
Environmental protection and food safety were highlighted among issues concerning people's livelihood in Premier Wen Jiabao's Government Work Report delivered to the National...
Confesses to choking 2-month-old boy after finding him in rear seat.
Premier stresses importance of consumption and narrowing the income gap.
No sooner had Vice-Foreign Minister Fu Ying been named spokeswoman for the first session of the 12th National People's Congress on Monday, than netizens' comments began to...
Spokeswoman said country has found an appropriate route and it is making headway.
Firsthand experience of life among the people is an invaluable asset for the country's new top leaders, reports Peng Yining in Beijing.
Residents will be taking part in a range of activities this month to commemorate the 50th anniversary of chairman Mao Zedong's call to learn from Lei Feng.
Plea for increased numbers from region to be educated in cities
China is ready to welcome its first female oceanauts this year as the country is accelerating its deep-sea exploration, a senior official said.
An aspiring journalist turns a new page in his career to become managing director of Tourism Australia.
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