China's Qingming Festival, or Tomb-sweeping Day, saw a total of 8.31 million railway trips on Thursday, the railway authorities said Friday.
A total of 20,536 chickens, ducks, geese and pigeons from a live poultry trading zone in Shanghai were slaughtered after the H7N9 virus was detected there.Sixth death from H7N9 bird flu reported
Heavy rainfall will continue hitting most of south and northeast China until Saturday, meteorological authorities forecast on Friday.
A national cruise liner tourism development zone in northern China's coastal city of Tianjin has received approval to be built, local authorities said Thursday.
Five people have died and another person was injured in a road accident in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Friday, local authorities said.
East China's Zhejiang province on Friday morning reported that a man has died from the H7N9 bird flu, bringing the death toll from the new deadly strain to six in the country.
Five people were dead and another 30 injured after a passenger bus overturned in Northwest China's Shaanxi province on Thursday afternoon, local authorities said Friday.
Li Shengbo, 24-year-old undergraduate in Beijing, stopped school for a year to hitchhike around China.
For many it could be a moment of worry, alone in a foreign land, but for 27-year-old Yuan Tian it was another part of a great adventure that took her deep into the culture of the African country.
Authorities in Shanghai closed a live poultry trading zone in a market and began slaughtering all birds there after detecting H7N9 bird flu virus from samples of pigeon from the market.
According to a report from China Nordic Walking Association, China has around 100,000 Nordic walkers and 20,000 people practice regularly.
China will set up two more national reserves for Siberian tigers in Jilin and Heilongjiang provinces to protect the endangered species.