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School bus driver picks up students in the mountain village
China2018-12-18 09:20January 23 2019 06:37:42

School bus driver picks up students in the mountain village

When many people are still in bed in the early morning, Kou Shudong, a 55-year-old school bus driver, has been driving on a winding mountain road to send village children to school.

Canadian anthropologist, lifelong friend of China celebrates 103rd birthday
China2018-12-17 09:51January 23 2019 06:37:42

Canadian anthropologist, lifelong friend of China celebrates 103rd birthday

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening up. As a witness of this historical period, 103-year-old Isabel Crook, a foreign teacher working in China, had just celebrated her birthday and received a special gift from the Chinese government.

Forbidden City most visited museum in world
China2018-12-16 13:11January 23 2019 06:37:42

Forbidden City most visited museum in world

New figures show the Palace Museum, better known as the Forbidden City, has received 17 million visitors this year, making it the most visited museum in the world, reports Beijing Morning Post.

Man has lungs infected after sniffing his smelly socks
China2018-12-15 13:03January 23 2019 06:37:42

Man has lungs infected after sniffing his smelly socks

Sniffing smelly socks is a trendy topic for funny videos online. But it may be a dangerous idea. A man in China's Fujian Province has recently been diagnosed with a fungal lung infection, because of his habit of sniffing his socks every day after work.

Another 'red notice' fugitive turns himself in
China2018-12-14 13:08January 23 2019 06:37:42

Another 'red notice' fugitive turns himself in

A Chinese fugitive accused of corruption returned to China on Friday to turn himself in after spending 11 years on the run in New Zealand.

Former world leaders hail China's contribution to the world
China2018-12-13 12:55January 23 2019 06:37:42

Former world leaders hail China's contribution to the world

Some of the former world leaders who met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday following the Imperial Springs International Forum spoke of China's contribution to the world and of the country's role in the international community.

Probe enters lunar orbit in preparation for landing
China2018-12-13 09:21January 23 2019 06:37:42

Probe enters lunar orbit in preparation for landing

China's Chang'e 4 robotic probe has approached the moon and entered lunar orbit, marking a major step in its mission to make a soft landing on the moon's far side.

China encourages mechanized agriculture with new measures
China2018-12-13 09:13January 23 2019 06:37:42

China encourages mechanized agriculture with new measures

China has decided to boost mechanized farming and the upgrading of agricultural machinery, according to the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday.

Rights of special groups in China improved: white paper
China2018-12-12 14:16January 23 2019 06:37:42

Rights of special groups in China improved: white paper

The legitimate rights of ethnic minority groups, women, children, the elderly and the disabled have been fully protected via improved mechanisms and measures since China began its reform and opening up in 1978, said a white paper released by the State Council Information Office Wednesday.

Canadian court grants bail to Huawei CFO
China2018-12-12 10:04January 23 2019 06:37:42

Canadian court grants bail to Huawei CFO

A Canadian court on Tuesday granted bail to Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, who is being held on an extradition warrant to the United States for allegedly breaking U.S. sanctions on Iran.

Teenagers' shirtless run in frigid winter sparks debate
China2018-12-11 20:47January 23 2019 06:37:42

Teenagers' shirtless run in frigid winter sparks debate

Recently, photos posted online showing a group of shirtless teenagers running outside in the freezing cold of Beijing have stirred up heated discussions among Chinese netizens.

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge wins another international engineer award
China2018-12-11 20:46January 23 2019 06:37:42

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge wins another international engineer award

The Institution of Civil Engineers journal "New Civil Engineer" has recognized the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Island Tunnel Project with its "2018 Tunnel Engineering Award of the Year" in the 1 billion U.S. dollar-plus project category, reports huanqiu.com.

Huawei security allegation dismissed
China2018-12-11 08:58January 23 2019 06:37:42

Huawei security allegation dismissed

Chinese enterprises with normal business activities in Japan shouldn't be discriminated against, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said at a routine press briefing on Monday.

China to launch thorough and accurate national economic census
China2018-12-10 13:48January 23 2019 06:37:42

China to launch thorough and accurate national economic census

China's fourth national economic census will officially kick off on the first day of 2019.

Teamwork boosted to net fugitives
China2018-12-10 09:14January 23 2019 06:37:42

Teamwork boosted to net fugitives

China will strengthen judicial cooperation with other countries to repatriate corrupt fugitives after the International Criminal Justice Assistance Law took effect earlier this year, the Communist Party of China Central Commission for Discipline Inspection said ahead of International Anti-Corruption Day, which fell on Sunday.

3 dead, 5 under treatment after southwest China landslide
China2018-12-10 09:11January 23 2019 06:37:42

3 dead, 5 under treatment after southwest China landslide

Eight people have been pulled out of the debris of a landslide that toppled three houses Sunday afternoon in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Submersible Jiaolong's new mothership takes to water in central China
China2018-12-09 13:24January 23 2019 06:37:42

Submersible Jiaolong's new mothership takes to water in central China

A new mothership for China's manned submersible Jiaolong successfully took to water in the central city of Wuhan on Saturday.

Chengdu University offers tree climbing course to sports students
China2018-12-09 09:29January 23 2019 06:37:42

Chengdu University offers tree climbing course to sports students

Chengdu University is teaching students how to properly climb a tree using professional equipment as part of the school's leisure sports major, reports the Chengdu Economic Daily.

China fines banks over wealth management violations
China2018-12-09 09:28January 23 2019 06:37:42

China fines banks over wealth management violations

China's banking and insurance regulator recently fined commercial banks over multiple violations including improper practices in wealth management.

Chinese diver awarded IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea
China2018-12-08 13:06January 23 2019 06:37:42

Chinese diver awarded IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) on Thursday night awarded the 2018 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery At Sea to Chinese diver Zhong Haifeng.

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