A mainland Chinese publisher has recalled the latest Chinese-language translation of a work by Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore, after it drew sharp criticism in India that it is too vulgar and strays too far from the original text.
Straight in at No. 1 on the mainland Chinese authorities' banned songs chart is IN3, a trio of brash, tattooed rappers who mix the earthy language of Beijing's streets with classic hip hop beats. And No. 2. And No. 3. And so on, down to No. 17.
Mainland China's tourism authority named and shamed another five tourists for bad behavior and says it is working with airlines on a possible flying ban.
Beijing was enveloped in eye-watering, throat-irritating smog on Saturday as the second red alert of the month went into effect in the mainland Chinese city, forcing many cars off the roads and restricting factory production.
Now there's an answer to a sad, strange and common question in mainland China: How can someone be a good Samaritan to an elderly person in need without getting scammed?
A "strike hard" campaign against what China calls terrorism in the largely Muslim region of Xinjiang and beyond has seen 181 gangs busted, authorities said Monday, a year after the controversial measures were launched.
Beijing is poised to take "de facto control" of the South China Sea, the Philippines warned Sunday, but its call for a robust Southeast Asian response at a regional summit was shot down.
Tibetans who set themselves on fire in protest at Chinese rule face "extreme physical and psychological suffering" if they survive, a rights group said, alleging amputations, repression and forced disappearances.
Rosalia Amarilla stepped into the international terminal of Beijing's cavernous main airport on the afternoon of July 24, 2012, wearing more than 3 kilograms of cocaine stuffed into her underwear and bra.
A Chinese court will give the parents of a teenager wrongfully executed for murder and rape 18 years ago more than two million yuan (US$330,000) compensation, it said Wednesday.