No victims were reported to be trapped under the rubble after a university building in the Russian city of St. Petersburg partially collapsed on Saturday, the Russian Emergencies Ministry said.
Peking University on Saturday confirmed academic misconduct by Zhai Tianlin, a Chinese celebrity recently doubted online over his academic achievements, according to a statement.
With four record seizures in a span of two months, it's the bloodiest World Pangolin Day in the history of the ant-eating mammal.
At least seven people were trapped under the rubble after a building collapsed in an industrial area in Fuzhou, southeast China's Fujian Province, on Saturday morning.
Five people were killed and five police officers were wounded in a shooting on Friday at a business in the U.S. state of Illinois, police said.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) will form joint teams to compete in four sports at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.
Recently, a report went viral online claiming the base camp of Mount Qomolangma was "permanently closed due to heavy pollution." However, local authorities have denied the claim.
Hundreds of thousands of users on Sina Weibo, the Chinese Twitter-like social media platform, have flocked to and followed the two official Weibo accounts newly created on Thursday afternoon by the Chinese People's Liberation Army Rocket Force.
Northwest China's Shaanxi Province has launched an action plan to conserve the environment of Qinling Mountains, a natural boundary between the country's north and south.
China lifted 13.86 million people in rural areas out of poverty last year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday.People whose annual income is lower than 2,300 yuan are defined as living below the poverty line in China.
China's Ministry of Education said on Friday that teachers in primary schools must not assign homework through the social media app WeChat or QQ messaging service, nor should they shift the duty of correcting homework to parents.
The market watchdog in Haikou, Hainan province, has launched an investigation into Coconut Palm Group, a beverage maker, for allegedly publishing illegal advertisements, Haikou's Industry and Commerce Administration said in an online statement on Wednesday.
When the clock ticks close to 7 pm, Jia Yilei, from Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang province, puts a pink waterproof coat on her pet dog, a black Shiba Inu named Hawaii, fixes a leash on her collar and walks her out the door.
The Beijing municipal government has published a plan to transform a vacated industrial site in its western suburb into a city landmark by 2035, as part of the preparation for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
The Ministry of Education has zero tolerance for academic misconducts and it has ordered relevant universities and education authorities to investigate the plagiarism allegations leveled on actor Zhai Tianlin, a ministry spokeswoman said on Friday.
Fifty-four people involved in two telecom fraud cases were sentenced to jail recently, the Sichuan High People's Court said on Thursday.
Gone are the days when Valentine's Day was all about pleasing the ladies: Gift-buying for men is on the rise.
Speculation has been rife recently about the possible location of Shanghai's third airport, and the latest candidate is Nantong, a city in Jiangsu province and about 120 km north of Shanghai, according to Shanghai Securities Times.
More resources will be channeled into improving the vocational skills of young migrant workers, an official of the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security said on Wednesday.
Procuratorates nationwide approved the arrests of 15,000 people suspected of crimes related to damaging the environment and natural resources last year, the Supreme People's Procuratorate said on Thursday.
China's space engineers said they can now offer a new method to detect terrorists transporting explosives as well as track moving targets more efficiently than current modalities.
Mount Qomolangma National Nature Reserve in China's Tibet Autonomous Region has banned ordinary tourists from entering its core zone to better conserve the environment of the world's highest mountain.
Adding to the problem is that lovers who were once head over heels with each other may end up being easily defeated by time and distance - two huge obstacles in front of many young couples in China.
"More and more mandarin ducks have been spotted in urban Beijing in recent years," said Shi Yang, a researcher with the Beijing Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center.
Female giant panda cub Saihin, born at a Shirahama zoo in Japan's Wakayama Prefecture, celebrated her half-year-old birthday on Thursday, attracting a lot of tourists and panda lovers.
Tens of thousands of students and teachers stood in silent tribute on Thursday at more than 1,000 schools across the U.S.According to data from a New York Times report issued Thursday, nearly 1,200 more children have lost their lives since the Parkland shooting.
The government of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province has developed a plan to solve the problem of illegal villas and environment damage in the Qinling Mountains before June and fully restore the mountains' environment by 2020.
About 35,000 rare photos of China's transportation and culture during the War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression were exhibited at Kyoto University, and many Chinese netizens were shocked to see them and considered them hard evidence of Japan's invasion of China.
There has been an increase in leafy coverage equivalent to that of the entire Amazon rainforest between 2000 and 2017, especially in China and India, according to a new study.
More than 8,000 individuals have been detained in association with the "Yellow Vest" protests, French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said on Thursday.