Friday, October 3, 2014
The Dalai Lama indicated Thursday he was in informal talks with China to make a historic pilgrimage to Tibet after more than half a century in exile.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
A concert was held in Beijing on Monday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
China has published a book of President Xi Jinping's remarks, state media reported Monday, as his profile in the country's carefully scripted press eclipses all recent leaders except Mao Zedong.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Just a few years ago barely anyone had heard of wines from Ningxia in China, but today the region is producing some of the country's best vintages and it doesn't plan on stopping there.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Six children were killed Friday and about two-dozen injured in an accident and stampede at a primary school in southwestern China, authorities and reports said.
A knife-wielding man stabbed to death four primary school children in southern China on Friday, state media reported, the latest in a series of such attacks in recent years.
Forty “rioters” were killed in China's far-western Xinjiang region following a series of explosions last Sunday, the worst incident of violence in months, the regional government has said after a four-day news blackout.
Friday, September 26, 2014
A prominent Chinese scholar from the mostly-Muslim Uighur ethnic group was jailed for life because of remarks he made in a university class about the restive Xinjiang region, state-media reported Thursday.
China has uncovered fake trade deals worth nearly US$10 billion, the country's foreign exchange regulator said Thursday, following an investigation aimed at illegal cross-border capital flows.