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Peng says education for girls is important

2017-04-27 04:11:00

Peng Liyuan, the wife of President Xi Jinping, said the education of girls and women is a noble and significant pursuit. Full Story

Leaders aim to fend off financial risks

2017-04-27 04:10:00

Top leaders on Wednesday called for more efforts to ensure financial security because such stability plays a key role in maintaining healthy economic growth. Full Story

Home-based aged care facilities promoted in Beijing

2017-04-26 18:43:00

Home-based aged care facilities and services are being promoted in Beijing, with a range of care options available in residential communities. Full Story

Gong Zheng elected governor of Shandong

2017-04-26 17:20:00

Gong Zheng was elected governor of eastern China's Shandong province Wednesday. Full Story

Mainland tourists injured in Taiwan bus accident

2017-04-26 17:19:00

Six people, including a local driver and five mainland tourists, were injured in a bus accident in Pingtung county, southern Taiwan Wednesday morning. Full Story

Pushou Temple nuns celebrate birthday of Manjusri Bodhisattva

2017-04-26 16:32:00

The Pushou Temple, located in Wutai county, Shanxi province, is set to celebrate the birthday of Manjusri Bodhisattva on the fourth day of April of the lunar calendar, which falls on April 29, 2017. Full Story

Second child births up in South China city

2017-04-26 16:28:00

The number of second babies born in hospitals in the Chinese southern city of Guangzhou has surpassed that of first babies, local health authorities said Wednesday. Full Story

Experts propose 'Chinese Mother's Day'

2017-04-26 16:16:00

Cultural experts have suggested setting up a Chinese equivalent of Mother's Day, during a forum in eastern China's Shandong province. Full Story

Che Jun appointed Party chief of Zhejiang province

2017-04-26 16:00:00

Che Jun has been appointed as the secretary of the Zhejiang Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), replacing Xia Baolong, according to a decision by the CPC Central Committee, which was made public Wednesday. Full Story

Northwest China province reports 3 H7N9 cases

2017-04-26 15:59:00

Northwest China's Gansu province has reported three H7N9 bird flu cases, the province's first human infections this year, authorities said Tuesday. Full Story