Public opinion poll shows lessening effect of Diaoyu Islands dispute, but cloud remains, report Zhang Yunbi in Beijing and Cai Hong in Tokyo.
Latest acquittal of man on death row seen as major step forward for Chinese law while other problems like torture in interrogation still need to be urgently addressed.
Thanks to the central government's ongoing crackdown on graft, Chinese civil servants are now free from the burden of receiving and giving gifts during holidays.
Conflict has arisen between dancing groups and their annoyed neighbors.
A city in Fujian province steps up eff orts to integrate valued migrant workers and
balance urbanization with heart.
Understanding, family support remain crucial for Chinese children suffering from rare diseases.
Concerted efforts to restore reservoir area shine out in nationwide environmental campaign.
A little-known site in Hunan province lays claim to receiving the first formal surrender by the Japanese invaders to China.
DVD sets on par with more iconic Chinese items like porcelain and silk have formed many of Beijing's gifts to foreign leaders and dignitaries.
Correctional facilities are finding more ways to help prisoners adapt to life in and out of jail.
Students of major martial arts school endure tough training for high-wire act at Youth Olympics show.
Rising water levels in dam force residents in affected area to leave the comfort of their homes.