Smog descends on the 'two sessions' agendas

2014-01-22 09:48:17

Debates triggered by worst air pollution in nation's history.

From TV title to national policy

2014-01-21 09:59:22

Building a "Beautiful China" has become a prime focus and hot topic among decision-makers at the ongoing annual "two sessions" of the provincial and city level people's congresses and the political consultative conferences.

Two sessions shun extravagance and empty formality

2014-01-20 09:25:37

Organizers across the country have cracked down on extravagance this year. The move didn't come as a surprise, though, because the central leadership has been engaged in fighting undesirable work practices, such as overt formality, bureaucracy, lavish entertainment and extravagance, since it took office late in 2012.

Entertainment: Console ban?

2014-01-17 09:31:23

The national console sales ban fails to extinguish a passion from childhood.

Majoring in anti-money laundering

2014-01-16 09:29:20

During a financial orientation course at Shanghai Finance University, Li Jing raised his hand and asked if there is a way of laundering money "properly".

Traditional skiing lives on as fur flies

2014-01-15 09:27:35

Ancient techniques help villagers survive the winter.

Shangri-la assets lost forever after town blaze

2014-01-14 09:22:57

Irreparable damage to ancient architecture and traditional culture was caused by a fire that raged in an ancient Tibetan town in Yunnan province.

A different class of teaching

2014-01-09 07:20:16

The revival and honoring of an ancient form of debate is bringing change to the classrooms in Qinghai province.

Movie mogul Run Run Shaw, 107, dies in HK

2014-01-08 08:14:22

Run Run Shaw, media mogul and philanthropist, died at his home in Hong Kong on Tuesday morning.

How drug base fell to long arm of law

2014-01-07 07:37:14

Easy money led to village becoming an 'ice' production base.

Growing food could assist in human colonization

2014-01-06 07:53:19

Survival of fittest may apply beyond Earth, but chances are small for real success on moon.