At least 10 people are confirmed dead, 28 are still missing after multiple mudslides hit Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, in southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said on Thursday.
Chinese lawmakers on Thursday reviewed the third draft section of personality rights of the civil code in panel discussions at a session of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee.
Microplastics in the water we drink don't pose health risks for now, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday.
The National Meteorological Center issued a yellow alert Thursday morning as some parts of China are expected to see temperature above 35 degrees Celsius Thursday.
Frequent natural disasters including floods and typhoons have affected about 71.8 million people in China since June, leaving 627 dead or missing, according to data from the Ministry of Emergency Management.
A draft law states that throwing objects from buildings should be strictly prohibited across the country.
Britain's final official holiday weekend of the summer could see record temperatures, weather experts from the Met Office said Wednesday.
A concern group against school bullying was set up in Hong Kong on Wednesday amid the escalated violent acts from radical protesters in recent months.
A pregnant woman in Taiwan successfully went through a liver transplant surgery and gave birth to a girl months later, the first such case on the island, the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Linkou recently announced.
China's first press and publication museum will complete construction in 2021 in the eastern metropolis of Shanghai, local authorities said.
A record number of foreigners living in Japan were stripped of their residency status in 2018, data from the country's Immigration Services Agency showed, even as Japan is widening its doors to foreign workers.
Nine people were killed and 35 were missing after multiple mudslides struck Aba Tibetan and Qiang autonomous prefecture in Sichuan province on Tuesday, local authorities said.
China plans to add 128 medicines to the list of those that are covered by basic healthcare insurance, according to the National Healthcare Security Administration (NHSA).
Also, the number of registered members of pxtx, one of China's biggest online forums for lovers of turtles, lizards and snakes, has risen from nearly 1,000 in 2002 to more than 400,000.
Eight people have died and 26 remained missing after heavy downpours on Tuesday battered Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said Wednesday.
Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing said Wednesday it will lower the minimum age for its passengers from 18 to 16 from Aug. 22, allowing some minors to use the service independently.
A McDonald's pop-up dessert shop themed on the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, opened Monday in Guangzhou.
More than 40 percent of Shanghai readers still prefer reading physical books over digital ones, according to a recent survey on reading habits.
China will introduce the strictest-ever measures to protect its natural forests accounting for 64 percent of the country's total area,including banning all commercial logging nationwide, the forestry authorities announced on Wednesday.
The five-day Pet Fair Asia 2019 kicks off at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Aug 21, 2019.More than 1,600 exhibitors attended the five-day Pet Fair Asia 2019 which kicked off on Wednesday at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. The pet fair, which covers 185,000 square meters, has attracted more than 20,000 brands and over 65,000 professional audiences.
China's largest freshwater lake, Poyang Lake in eastern China's Jiangxi Province, will ban fishing year-round from 2021, local authorities said Wednesday.
Beijing's disease control authority has confirmed a human infection case of the H5N6 bird flu virus.
China Post Group and the Three-river-source National Park Administration jointly issued a set of special postcards featuring Hoh Xil, a national nature reserve in northwest China's Qinghai Province Tuesday.
Seven people have died and 24 are missing after heavy downpours on Tuesday battered Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said Wednesday.
Children in rural areas spend more time gazing at handset and computer screens than their peers in cities.
Guangdong Radio and Television has strongly condemned the treatment by some Hong Kong media of its journalist after she was blocked and questioned about her journalist's credentials by Hong Kong reporters after a police press conference on Tuesday in Hong Kong.
A gunman was shot dead by police who held 31 people hostage on a bus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, local media reported.
At least seven people were killed, six injured and 24 people are missing after multiple mudslides hit Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said on Tuesday.
Beijing police announced on Tuesday that they are investigating a woman for criminal suspicion after she was detained for blocking emergency vehicles' access to a hospital with a Rolls-Royce.
A total of 148 drugs have been newly included in a renewed list of drugs covered by China's basic medical insurance, work-related injury insurance and childbirth insurance that was unveiled Tuesday.