The Chinese central government has increased financial input for preschool education, from 15 billion yuan (2.2 billion U.S. dollars) in 2018 to 16.85 billion yuan in 2019, the Ministry of Education said Thursday.
A 6.7 magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan's Hualien County around 13:01 BJT on Thursday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
Twenty-nine German tourists were killed in a bus crash in Portuguese island of Madeira on Wednesday, AFP reported.
The new lawsuit against Liu Qiangdong, the billionaire founder and CEO of Chinese e-commerce giant JD, and his company filed by a University of Minnesota student might further shake investors' confidence, and tarnish the image and reputation of the company, amid tougher competition from rivals such as Alibaba and Pinduoduo.
Four giant pandas were sighted in the wild within two days by staff members of a nature reserve in northwest China during their regular patrol in the reserve.
China's island province Hainan has launched an online recruitment database to attract global talent for development into a pilot free trade zone.
Employees at a zoo in Southwest China are trying to figure out who and why a visitor threw nearly 10,000 yuan ($1,490) into the giraffe enclosure.
Beijing's upcoming International Horticultural Expo means big business for small communities. One village just outside the capital city has seen a surge in visitors thanks to the expo.
Beijing will establish 10 areas for late-night dining by the end of 2021 to meet the growing needs of the public, authorities said on Wednesday.
A cross-sea bridge for motor vehicles and trains linking downtown Fuzhou with Pingtan is under construction.The new bridge will cut travel time from two hours to about 30 minutes between the two areas.
The China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda in Wolong National Nature Reserve in Sichuan province said on Wednesday it had started rebuilding a fence where a visitor had touched a panda cub.
More than 4,000 people have been battling a fire near Qipan Mountain in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang, local authorities said.
Chinese microblogging service Sina Weibo announced on Tuesday that it has shut down or banned 29 user accounts in a crackdown on spreading harmful information concerning politics, undermining national unity and inciting racial hatred.
Chinese society, from fire departments, heritage sites to ordinary people, alarmed by the Paris tragedy, started to promote cultural relics preservation and vowed to strengthen firefighting measures.
Three Chinese existing geoparks and two new ones appeared in the list of the 11 designated sites in Asia, Europe, and South America which receive the Global Geopark Label of United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the Paris-based UN body announced on Wednesday.
An expert has called for increasing the retirement age as China becomes the only country in the world to have more than 200 million elderly people, Beijing Youth Daily reported.
A fire broke out on Wednesday afternoon near Qipan Mountain in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang, local authorities said.
The Qinghai-Tibet railway is welcoming its first batch of female drivers since the railway's opening in 2006, according to railway authorities on Wednesday.
The world watched in shock as parts of the historic Notre-Dame Cathedral went up in flames. About two-thirds of its roof was damaged, and its spire has collapsed. Authorities say the damage is significant, but the fire is now under control, and no one was killed. The iconic Notre-Dame stands as a symbol of French national pride, and its walls house its marked history.
Department of Justice said Tuesday that it will deny certain undocumented immigrants a bond hearing to argue for their release.Barr's opinion came shortly after a federal judge in the state of Washington ruled that certain asylum-seekers who request a hearing before an immigration judge must be granted that hearing within seven days or be released.
Police in southwest China's Yunnan Province seized 9,000 cartons of smuggled counterfeit cigarettes worth nearly 1 million yuan (149,002 US dollars).
China's Internet regulators have launched a special campaign to clean up instant messaging tools that are involved in spreading illegal information, fraud, and other malpractices.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is carried by Metropolitan Police officers during his arrest and taken into custody following the Ecuadorian government's termination of asylum in London, Britain on April 11, 2019.
Guangdong province is working to prevent the spread of dengue fever in the wake of 79 confirmed cases in 13 prefecture-level cities so far this year.
A survey of university students shows that those who place more online orders for food seem more likely to feel depressed.
China's market regulator said 13,642 Rock 'n Play sleepers by Fisher-Price will be recalled in China as part of a global move by the company.
Chinese short-video platform TikTok on Tuesday expressed confidence in India's judicial system, after India's Supreme Court refused to stay a lower court order to ban the Chinese app from the Indian market.
The Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge in Jiangsu province reopened to the public in December after 27 months of repairs.In the more than three months since it reopened to the public after repairs, more than 70,000 vehicles a day on average have crossed the Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge in Jiangsu province.
A study on the behavior of consumers aged 60 or older found an urgent need to better shield the group from consumer fraud as China seeks to tap their fast-growing purchasing power to boost growth.
Spanish National Police confirmed on Tuesday that the bomb threat which caused a skyscraper in the Spanish capital to be evacuated at around midday was false.