Communist Party of China delegation leaves on goodwill visit to Indonesia, India, Pakistan

Beijing,  A high-level delegation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has left on a goodwill visit to Indonesia, India and Pakistan.The delegation, led...

China Warns Against Syria Intervention

BEIJING — Chinese state media are warning against military intervention in Syria, arguing the United States and its allies are using chemical weapons as...

N. Korea Tells China of Preparations for More Nuclear Tests

BEIJING — North Korea has told its key ally, China, that it is prepared to stage one or even two more nuclear tests this...

China Pressured to Act Against N. Korea

BEIJING — North Korea’s third nuclear test drew international criticism, but options for punishing Pyongyang may remain limited. A key factor is how China...

China’s Premier Rejects US Hacking Accusations

New Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has rejected U.S. accusations of hacking and says the two countries should not make groundless accusations against each other...

Tibetan burns himself to death in China: reports

BEIJING  - A Tibetan man burnt himself to death in protest against Chinese rule, reports and Western rights groups said Thursday, bringing the total...

Bahrain GP cleared despite safety fears

SHANGHAI  - The Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead next week as planned, Formula One bosses declared on Friday, despite fears it could be...

Chinese FM: Sanctions Not Solution to North Korea

BEIJING — China’s foreign minister says sanctions are not the way to properly handle the North Korea nuclear issue and safeguard peace on the...

China Air Defense Zone Hangs Over VP Biden’s Visit

BEIJING — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden travels to China next week as part of a regional tour that includes stops in South Korea...

Chinese Ministry Expresses Concern about ‘Cancer Villages’

Chinese environmental officials are now raising the same concern that has worried environmental activists for years - that severe pollution has led to a...

Pakistan China ink five accords to boost cooperation

Beijing : Pakistan and China have agreed to further enhance bilateral cooperation in all fields including energy trade and investment defence infrastructure development and...

Flooding In China Kills More than 100

China says flooding in parts of the country has left more than 100 people dead and more than 100 others missing.The state run news...

China’s Quake Recovery Efforts Facing Challenges

YINGXIU, CHINA — China has spent billions of dollars rebuilding quake-struck cities and towns in southern Sichuan province following the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake.  Many...

Top China leader ousted; wife probed over Briton’s murder

BEIJING  - Chinese politician Bo Xilai, once a rising star, has been stripped of his elite Communist Party post while his wife is being...

Year of the Dragon roars into Asia

BEIJING - A billion-plus Asians welcomed the Year of the Dragon on Monday with a cacophony of fireworks, hoping the mightiest sign in the...

China spacecraft launches on key mission: Xinhua

BEIJING - China said it successfully launched an unmanned spacecraft on Tuesday to carry out a key docking mission, taking its next step towards...

Asian couples rush to wed on auspicious date

SHANGHAI- Thousands of couples across Asia swamped marriage registries and held mass weddings on Friday, believing that the quirk of the calendar makes 11/11/11...

China is facing a “grim situation” in terms of boosting exports: Expert

Beijing, China is facing a "grim situation" in terms of boosting exports, an official from the country''s top economic planning agency has said.Zhang Xiaoqiang,...

China: Factory Fire Burns Unnoticed for Hours Because of Smog

A factory fire in eastern China raged out of control unnoticed for hours Monday, after local residents were unable to distinguish the smoke from...

China backs down from legalising secret detentions

BEIJING- China has abandoned controversial plans to make it legal to "disappear" people without trace, in a move hailed as a victory for judicial...