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China Travel | Dec 5, 2010 AM

Dreamlike secenery Jiuzhaigou Valley

Jiuzhaigou National Park (Chinese: 九寨沟,literally "Valley of Nine Villages") is a nature reserve in the north of Sichuan. It is known for its many ...

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China Travel | Dec 5, 2010 AM

China's Hawaii Sanya in Hainan Province

Sanya (Chinese: 三亚) is a city in southern Hainan province of China. After the capital, Haikou, it is the second most populous city of the island. I...

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Cancer village

Environment | Dec 4, 2010 AM

Cancer village Shangba - village of death

Water spurts from a well near the Dabaoshan mine which, like most in China, has not faced strict environmental controls in recent years. An estimated...

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Pollution in China

Environment | Dec 3, 2010 AM

Pollution in China - Appalling photos

Pollution in China is one aspect of the broader topic of environmental issues in China. Various forms of pollution (water pollution, air pollution, e...

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Capsule Apartment

Chinese Society | Dec 1, 2010 PM

Man Built An Egg Shaped Dwelling As His Home In Beijing

November 30, 2010, Beijing - Dai Haifei, 24, graduated only half a year ago. Using the design skills he learned at his company, Dai built a small "eg...

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Zhou Libo

Entertainment | Nov 29, 2010 AM

Zhou Libo's toilet comments draw public anger

November 28, 2010, Shanghai - "The Internet is a place for netizens to throw their private shit, and when all private ones get together, it becomes p...

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Super Girl

Entertainment | Nov 28, 2010 AM

Super Girl dies in plastic surgery accident

Wang Bei (Chinese name:王蓓), 24-year-old female singer died early last week when she was having plastic surgery in central China's Hubei Province, l...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 28, 2010 AM

Spectacular fireworks end 16th Asian Games

November 27,2010, Guangzhou - It was a spectacular climax to the 16th Asian Games, as China showcased the power and splendour of Asia, with a befitti...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 25, 2010 AM

Liu Xiang completes Asian Games hat trick

November 24, 2010, Guangzhou - China's media declared "flying man" Liu Xiang (Chinese:刘翔) had returned to greatness after winning his third Asian G...

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16th Asian Games 2010

Entertainment | Nov 14, 2010 AM

16th Asian Games open amid fireworks, water show

GUANGZHOU, Nov. 12 -- The 16th Asian Games opened in central Guangzhou on Friday in a blaze of pyrotechnics as China staged the biggest sporting gal...

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Tencent QQ

China Economy | Nov 3, 2010 AM

QQ or 360 - Tencent requires QQ users uninstall 360

Shenzhen, November 3rd, 2010 - The war between Tencent QQ (0700.HK), the No. 1 internet software provider of China, and Qihoo 360 Technology Inc., a ...

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Population Census

Chinese Society | Nov 1, 2010 PM

China goes door-to-door for world's biggest census

BEIJING, November 1st,2010 -- China kicked off a once-a-decade census Monday, a whirlwind 10-day head count that sees 6 million census takers scrutin...

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World Expo 2010

Chinese Society | Oct 31, 2010 AM

Shanghai World Expo Ends; Drew 72 Million Visitors

SHANGHAI,October 31 -- Curtains came down today on the six- month-long 'Shanghai Expo', billed as the biggest and most expensive fair in which almost...

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Nail House

Chinese Society | Oct 30, 2010 AM

Kunming "Nail House" Entrenched by Deep Moat,Windows Shot through

Kunming, October 30 - The family says that somebody even shot a bullet through one of their windows in an effort to get them to leave, according to a...

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high speed railway

Science | Oct 27, 2010 AM

Shanghai-Hangzhou high-speed railway begins operation

A new high-speed rail line connecting Shanghai and Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang Province, will begin operation Tuesday.A total of 50 high speed ...

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Richest Chinese

Chinese Society | Oct 15, 2010 PM

$12b man now richest in China

China has a new richest man, and his claim to the crown is an indication that domestic consumption is the key driver in the rising number of China's ...

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Chinese Currency

China Economy | Oct 15, 2010 PM

China's yuan hits new high at 6.65 against USD

BEIJING, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- Friday's central parity rate beat the previous record of 6.6582 on Oct. 14.The yuan has picked up its strength against t...

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Fiscal Revenue

China Economy | Oct 15, 2010 PM

China September fiscal revenue rises 12.1%

BEIJING, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- For the first nine months this year, fiscal revenues rose 22.4 percent from the same period last year to 6.3 trillion yu...

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building collapse

Chinese Society | Oct 3, 2010 PM

8 killed in building collapse in Xi'an

XI'AN -- The accident occurred at around 10:50 a.m. in Chang'an District of Xi'an City, capital of Shaanxi. Rescue work involving more than 300 fire ...

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Freighter sank

Chinese Society | Oct 2, 2010 AM

Three dead, 9 missing after freighter sinks in Fuzhou

FUZHOU, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- The freighter, with 15 crew members on board, sank in the waters off Ao'qian Township in Pingtan City of Fujian. Three c...

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