With Beijing and the city of Zhangjiakou in neighboring Hebei being granted the 2022 Winter Olympics, this year's Spring Festival holiday has seen a growing number of people take up skiing.
British Prime Minister David Cameron visited Denmark on Friday to seek support for keeping Britain in the European Union.
"Kung Fu Panda 3" debuted this weekend and proved the irresistible power of panda at the North American box office.
Manchester City's home supporters will have their first opportunity to begin a drawn out farewell to Manual Pellegrini when their team face Leicester in a contest that will play a major role in deciding the Premier League title race.
Myanmar government has provided relief supplies and cash assistance to two huge fire-hit areas in Shan State and Ayeyawaddy region in Myanmar, official media reported Saturday.
China's central bank injected another 110 billion yuan (16.7 billion U.S. dollars) into the financial system through open market operations on Saturday to ease liquidity strain ahead of the Spring Festival.
A 6.4-magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan early Saturday morning damaged several buildings, with at least one building collapsed, trapping hundreds of residents.
The cute baby monster "Huba" from the movie "Monster Hunt" has been confirmed to make its debut at this year's Spring Festival Gala.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called on Britain and Sweden to let him freely leave London after a UN panel ruled he had been arbitrarily detained.
The Ministry of Commerce plans to step up the pace of its free trade arrangements with partner countries that offer what it called a high degree of transparency, openness and inclusiveness to the world economy.
Recently, an ethnic Chinese in Houston fought against five robbers and killed one after getting attacked near his house, people.cn reported.
The 30th collective study session on China's strategic priorities of economic and social development in the "13th Five Year Plan” has been conducted by the Political Bureau of the 18th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Jan. 29, People's Daily reported.
China's Jiangsu Suning have signed Brazilian Alex Teixeira for 50 million euro (US$56 million), the club said Friday, a new national record that pushed current Chinese Super League spending past England's Premier League.
Online retailer Amazon China unveiled its annual list of most romantic cities on Thursday, with Zhengzhou in Henan Province declared the most romantic Chinese city of 2015.
China is witnessing average annual growth of 30% in its film market and is likely to become the world's biggest film consumer in two years, according to a new report.