China's railways transported nearly 910 million passengers during the first half of the year, up 12.2 percent from the same period in 2010.
When new arrivals first land in the Middle Kingdom, arguably the most different aspect of local life is the language.
Life signs were detected 180 hours after a coal mine collapsed in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, rescuers said Sunday morning.
China's Ministry of Education has publicized its budget for government-funded overseas trips, vehicles and receptions in 2011.
Tibet is now in its best period of development, Chinese leaders said, while visiting an exhibition on Tibet's development.
Two male Indonesians were found drowned in a reservoir in Zhoushan City of east China's Zhejiang Province, local police said Saturday.
China's consumer price index (CPI), the main gauge of inflation, rose 6.4 percent year-on-year in June, the highest in three years, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Saturday.
Southwest China's Chongqing municipality halted on Thursday a plan to build a $300m Red Classic Theme Park that has sparked heated debate.
Eleven environmental protection groups on Friday vowed to file a joint lawsuit against the companies responsible for the oil leak in Bohai Bay.
Forty-two kindergarteners in Zhejiang province have been sickened in an alleged case of food poisoning, local authorities said Friday.
China and the Philippines on Friday agreed not to let disagreements affect "the broader picture of friendship and cooperation between the two countries".
More heavy downpours in Sichuan Province since Monday evening has left two dead and six missing, bringing the rain-caused death toll to eight since June 30.