In the past 15 years, China has lifted more than 600 million people out of poverty
China is set to gradually postpone its statutory retirement age in an effort to manage the looming demographic crisis, putting heavy pressure on the pension and social security systems.
In a gruesome incident, a woman in eastern China has allegedly cut off fingers and genitals of a six-year-old toddler for disturbing her sleep.
A Tibetan author jailed by China for writing a book about the Himalayan region has been released after a decade in prison, a US-based rights group said.
Tensions have mounted since China transformed reefs in the area
Estimates of China's rural population range from 600 million to 800 million
They belong to the modern human species that lived between 80,000 and 120,000 years ago
Zam Hydropower Station, largest in Tibet, raises concerns in India
Buying casino chips for 500,000 yuan can get a three-day service from a model
China has drawn five-year plans since 1953 to map overall economic development