As the oil companies try to stop the Bohai leaks and the long legal process to proper compensation starts, that sea of controversy is still storm-tossed.
Ten miners had been confirmed dead in a coal mine flooding in southwest China's Sichuan Province, with two others still missing.
One person died and five others were injured after a fire engulfed a building Sunday morning in east China's Jiangxi province, said local fire control authorities.
An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale hit southwest China's Sichuan province at 12:13 am Beijing Sunday.
China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) said on Saturday it will enhance supervision and assistance to ConocoPhillips China (COPC) in handling the oil spills in north China's Bohai Bay to make sure that COPC fully implement maritime authority's requirements. ConocoPhillips ordered to stop drilling
China plans to raise the annual enrollment of post-doctorates to 17,000 in 2015, an increase of over 60 percent from that in 2010, according to a five-year blueprint for the development of post-doctoral education.
An elementary school student adjusts a red scarf, the symbol of Chinese Young Pioneers, for a veteran of the war of resistance against Japanese aggression during World War II in Nanjing, South China's Jiangsu province, Sept 3, 2011. China marked the 66th anniversary of Japan's surrender in WWII, and about 100 students, veterans and residents in the city held a memorial ceremony at the Memorial Hall of the Victims of the Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders. More than 300,000 Chinese people were killed in 1937 during the notorious Nanjing Massacre.
Premier Wen Jiabao said Friday that the EU's economic stability is linked to the stability of the world economy.
Senior officials on Friday pledged to bolster cooperation with the World Bank to promote more sustainable and balanced world economic growth.
Beijing is planning to impose traffic congestion fees on cars using certain roads and to encourage residents to buy alternative-energy cars.
Property prices in China's first-tier cities declined 0.41 percent in August, the first month-on-month drop since September 2010.
The country's environmental watchdog will suspend reviews of all new industrial projects in Qujing, Yunnan province after the toxic waste scandal.