After Wenchuan earthquake, it took 2 days for rescuers to get remote sensory images of the affected sites. But on Saturday, when disaster struck Ya'an, images of quake-hit areas were provided the same day.
Experts said authorities' response to the deadly earthquake in Lushan county, Sichuan province, has been better than it was five years ago in Wenchuan.
Medical teams from Wenchuan county who headed to Lushan county soon after the earthquake hit have been working under harsh conditions while getting very little sleep.
Arriving in Lushan at around 4:30 pm on Saturday, Chengdu's air force medical team began providing medical aid, epidemic prevention and psychological intervention.
The third draft of China's Tourism Law, which was delivered to lawmakers on Tuesday, seeks to curb price inflation at scenic spots.
Psychological help should be offered as soon as possible to people affected by last weekend's earthquake in Ya'an, Sichuan province, according to a senior mental health specialist.
Electronics giant Apple Inc was ordered to compensate three Chinese writers a total in excess of 730,000 yuan ($118,000) for infringing their copyright, Beijing No 2 Intermediate People’s Court ruled on Tuesday.
Shandong province confirmed its first case of H7N9 infection on Tuesday after a 36-year-old man with a cough and fever was hospitalized in Zaozhuang on Sunday.
Liu Zhengkui and six fellow psychological experts hosted a counseling lecture at Longxing Primary School in Lushan county on Tuesday morning.
More foreign leaders extended their condolences on Monday and Tuesday to China over the deadly earthquake in its Southwestern Sichuan province.
Nine people have died and two others are reported missing following a landslide on Monday in Southwest China's Guizhou province.