Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Beijing suffered its worst air pollution of the year on Monday, with monitoring sites throughout the city reporting extremely hazardous levels of pollutants.
Monday, November 30, 2015
Beijing on Sunday issued its highest-level smog alert this year and urged residents to stay indoors as dangerous air pollution continued to cloak swaths of northern China.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
The son of peach farmers, Chen Jian relishes the fruits of his middle class life, driving to work and flying on holiday, epitomizing how China's carbon footprint has grown alongside the prosperity of its nearly 1.4 billion people.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
A court in southern mainland China sentenced a leading activist who organized rallies for media freedom to six years in prison Friday in what his lawyer described as an unfair trial with an extra criminal charge added at the last minute.
A Canadian beauty queen lashed out at Beijing Friday, saying she was barred from boarding a flight from Hong Kong to mainland China to compete in a pageant because of her human rights activism.
Mainland China will carry out sweeping reforms to the structure of its military, state media reported, in moves intended to enhance the ruling Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) control over the People's Liberation Army (PLA).
Friday, November 27, 2015
A court in southern China sentenced a leading activist who organized rallies for media freedom to six years in prison Friday in what his lawyer described as an unfair trial with an extra criminal charge added at the last minute.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Officials from mainland China's ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) have supported violent attacks in restive Xinjiang, a top regional official said in remarks highlighting internal opposition to tough local policies.
Mainland Chinese state-run media called Wednesday for children born outside the country's one-child policy to be given crucial household registration documents, an issue that has left as many as 13 million in legal limbo.
Mainland China's leader Xi Jinping will bring no new concessions to the negotiating table when he attends key U.N. climate change talks in Paris next week, a senior Chinese diplomat said Wednesday.