China launches its first cargo spacecraft, taking another step towards its goal of establishing a permanent space station by 2022.
China denies any political motive behind the cancellation of flights to North Korea and says the decision was purely 'market-based.'
The United Nations (UN)’s health agency says smoking and related diseases will claim 200 million lives in China this century.
The US has deployed a strike group, including a large aircraft carrier, to the Korean Peninsula, and North Korea has said it is ready for war.
A state-run Chinese daily says Beijing would work to protect the North Korean government and people if Pyongyang gave up its nuclear program.
China's Foreign Ministry slams Dalai Lama’s visit to disputed border region with India as a "provocation."
China says reports of troop deployment on North Korea's border are "pure fabrication."
In a telephone conversation with US President Trump, Chinese President Xi urged a peaceful approach to resolving tensions with Pyongyang.
China is stepping up a campaign against foreign espionage from Monday, offering rewards ranging from 1,500 to 73,000 dollars to citizens who uncover suspected spies.
The senior Chinese official likely pressed South Korea over the controversial deployment of a US missile system there.
Taiwan says it is confident its relations with the US will not be harmed by the upcoming talks between Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping.
China says the US should respect internationally accepted rules of trade.
The explosion was believed to have been caused by illegally stored explosives in Shanxi province.
China bans long beards and face covering veils in the western region of Xinjiang which is home to around 10 million Uyghur Muslims.
The Dalai Lama is in India's northeastern state of Assam on Saturday on his way to neighboring Arunachal Pradesh.
The warning comes as the administration of US President Donald Trump is crafting a big new arms package for Taiwan
Beijing says it has detained a Taiwanese pro-independence activist and is investigating him.
China's infantry, artillery and air force took part in Tuesday's exercise near restive Myanmar border.
Carrie Lam ran for the top post in the Chinese-ruled financial hub of 7.3 million people against another former official, John Tsang, and retired judge, Woo Kwok-hing.
Thick smoke engulfed a pit at the Qinling gold mine of China National Gold Group in Lingbao City.
China hopes that the entry into service of Japan's second biggest helicopter carrier, the Kaga, does not mean a return to the country's past militaristic history.
Sandwiched between China and India, impoverished Nepal has in recent years been ping-ponged between the sphere of influence of Delhi and Beijing.
The warning followed reports in US media that Trump's government was preparing a large-scale arms package for Taiwan.
China’s defense minister has left Beijing for visits to Sri Lanka and Nepal, which may irk India.
Riyadh struggles with a slumping oil market and a desperate need to diversify its economy, prompting King Salman to embark on a lavish tour of Asia.
US secretary of state arrives in China amid new tensions over North Korea and the deployment of THAAD missile system to South Korea.
China reiterates its opposition to the US THAAD deployment to South Korea and points out its serious harm and consequences.
China plans to erect a permanent environmental data monitoring station in South China Sea in a move that could possibly raise tensions in the disputed territory.
The Saudi monarch and his 1,000-strong entourage are in the Chinese capital for high-level talks.
A Taiwanese defense paper says China’s military modernization efforts and its recent drills around Taiwan pose a threat to the self-ruled island.
Beijing says ongoing tensions during war games by the US and regional countries risk sparking an actual war with North Korea.
President Xi Jinping emphasizes the need to enhance China's military through technological innovation.
More and more refugees fleeing fighting between government forces and a militant group in Myanmar are arriving across the border in China.
China says Taiwan seeks to provoke tensions with the arrest of a Chinese national.
Taiwan says China does not understand its judicial system.
China says a trade war by the US would harm both Beijing and Washington.
Chinese president urges military forces to impose tighter control over restive Xinjiang region.
The China National Tourism Administration has ordered local travel agencies to stop selling tours to South Korea.
Senior Chinese military officials say their navy has been equipped with advanced hardware and is being upgraded to the highest global level.
China has roundly dismissed US reports on its human rights situation, criticizing US politicians of corruption and hypocrisy.
China’s foreign minister says the Taiwan region establishing diplomatic ties with any country lacks a basis in international law.
The Chinese foreign minister has proposed steps to help prevent a direct confrontation between the US and North Korea.
Beijing and Moscow voice opposition to the controversial deployment of the US missile system in South Korea.
Prime Minister Li Keqiang advises against any activity aimed at bringing independence to Taiwan.
China says it will increase its 2017 defense spending by nearly seven percent amid the territorial disputes with its neighbors fueled by ‘outside meddling.’
China says it is concerned by ongoing military maneuvers by the United States and South Korea.
Beijing and Moscow agree to intensify coordinated efforts to oppose the deployment of a US missile system in South Korea.
China reduces its coal consumption for a third straight year.
China has warned the US and South Korea against the deployment of THAAD missile system.
China’s State Councillor Yang Jiechi will meet American officials in Washington on Monday and Tuesday.
The response came after President Trump said China could intervene in North Korea’s affairs and solve what he called the national security challenge posed by the country.
China replaces the United States as Germany’s number-one trade partner in 2016.
China stresses that it respects the freedom of navigation but will not permit other countries to undermine its sovereignty.
China jails the former chief of the country’s safety watchdog over graft charges.
Apparently frustrated at North Korean missile activities, China suspends imports of coal from North Korea.
Washington urges Beijing to confront North Korea’s provocative actions after its latest ballistic missile test.
Beijing on Wednesday warned Washington against military activities that challenge Chinese sovereignty in the disputed South China Sea.
The incident took place Tuesday evening in the southern Xinjiang Pishan County, local authorities announced on Wednesday.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry voices ‘firm opposition’ to Washington support for Tokyo in its territorial row with Beijing.
The US president has reportedly backed down from threats of not recognizing Chinese sovereignty over Taiwan.
The former head of a Chinese auto giant is sentenced to 11 and a half years in prison for graft.
The US president has sent a letter to the Chinese leader, saying he seeks constructive ties with the Asian country.
The Chinese foreign minister warns that tensions between the US and China have no winner.
He Fan, of the Supreme People's Court of China, has likened Trump's criticism of US judiciary to the murder of a judge.
China says it "lodged representations" with the US after Washington imposed sanctions on 25 people and entities on Friday.
A task force of the Chinese navy has made stops in four Arab states in the strategic Persian Gulf region.
The fire started in the foot massage parlor in Tiantai in the eastern coastal province of Zhejiang late Sunday afternoon.
The warning came after Pentagon chief James Mattis said Senkaku islands which are also claimed by China fell within the scope of the US-Japan security treaty.
China hopes to manage disputes with the US through dialogue and cooperation.
Four multiple-story buildings caved in for yet-unknown reasons in the Wenzhou region of China’s Zhejiang Province early on Thursday.
A report on the state television and radio touched on the construction of The Shandong, but did not give a date for its completion.
Thousands gathered at Beijing’s major temples on Saturday, officially the first of the Year of the Rooster, praying for better health and fortune and setting off fireworks.
US President Donald Trump’s threats of a military or trade war with China are just and “act” and part of his “negotiation” process, says a senior editor at Veterans Today.
China responds to comments made by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer who said Washington intended to stop Beijing’s “takeover” of the South China Sea.
The 225-kilogram US aerial bomb was found Hong Kong, prompting police to evacuate dozens of residents.
The former official was found guilty of bribery, abuse of power and possessing 'huge amounts' of assets.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry says the new US administration has an “obligation” to honor the promise of previous US governments to practice the “One China” policy.
Police said about 12,000 people are estimated to have taken part in the protest.
The landslide trapped at least 15 people in the hotel's first-floor restaurant.
The state prosecutor announces the start an investigation into bribery charges against Huang Xingguo.
A state-run daily says Beijing will continue its military drills regardless of foreign “provocation.”
The landslide struck the Nanzhang County of Hunan Province in the late hours of Friday, burying a hotel and its occupants.
Taiwan calls for a "new era" in relations with China as Japan conducts military drills in response to possible conflict between Beijing and Taipei.
Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country will establish a new model of relations with the US.
The accident occurred as 10 miners were busy doing maintenance work at a colliery in Shuozhou city, in the coal-rich Shanxi Province, on Tuesday morning.
Beijing urges Washington to bar Taiwanese delegates from the incoming US president's swearing-in ceremony.
The Taiwanese military is simulating a Chinese invasion during two days of drills.
The Malaysian Boeing 777 aircraft disappeared while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board.
China state media warn that a “damaging” confrontation between China and the US may be “unavoidable” under Donald Trump.
China reacts to remarks made by US President-elect Donald Trump, stressing that “One-China” policy is not negotiable.
Chinese media warn that the hostile posture by US President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state vis-à-vis China could lead to war.
China and Russia have worked out their own "countermeasures" against US decision to install an advanced missile system in South Korea, reports say.