Remote townships have been reaping the rewards of increased government funding and aid donated by China-based expats, including China Daily journalists.
Every year during spring and autumn, Huanzidong welcomes about 3,000 rare birds, staying for 90 to 100 days.
The elderly protesters held their placards in silence but their message came across loud and clear: A call for justice for "comfort women", a euphemism for those who suffered brutal sexual abuse by the Japanese Imperial Armed Forces during World War II.
New rules relating to registration and donations are expected to see social organizations play a greater role in the provision of services.
A growing number of Chinese men are looking to forge friendships with foreign women, and buck the cultural trend of "marrying up".
Program aimed at saving newborns triggers controversy.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has ordered Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui to Kuala Lumpur as a special envoy to deal with the matter of MH370.
DNA paternity tests have seen a rise in popularity during the past decade as the number of extramarital affairs has risen in China's rapidly developing society.
Diaries shed lights on massacre, Yang Yang reports in Nanjing
Former refugees have fond memories of their stay in the eastern Chinese city during World War II.