Top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng on Wednesday urged news reporting to focus on China's social reality and allow different views to "confront and exchange."
Diplomats from China, Russia and Pakistan held talks on the Afghanistan issue in Beijing, according to a written statement from the Foreign Ministry.
Ministry of Civil Affairs has issued regulations to ensure decent burial of martyears, protect their family members' rights and promote heroic spirits among the public.
A man in Central China's Hunan province has died from the H1N1 flu strain, local health authorities said.
The news of two men dying from a new variant of bird flu has reminded Chinese of the SARS pandemic that hit the country one decade ago. Many are wondering if the government will handle the situation any better than it did in 2003, should another pandemic break out.
China's Ministry of Agriculture said Wednesday that epidemiological investigations have found no H7N9 bird flu infections in animals.
Many have complained that Chinese marriages are losing their romantic side to pragmatic calculation, partly due to new housing policies.
More and more pet owners want to bury their deceased pets in Chen Shaochun's forest - the Baifu Pet Heaven Animal Burial Center, which he runs professionally as a pet cemetery.
The latest government measures to reverse rising property prices are chilling speculation in Shanghai, while prospective homebuyers are waiting for the rules to take effect.
An apology and a string of warranty policy adjustments made by Apple Inc in China underscore the growing importance of what has become the company's second-largest market.