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Guideline for working with children issued

2017-11-21 08:05:00

A guideline detailing the skills needed by adults who provide charity services to children - such as day care, physical therapy and education - was jointly released by five social agencies in Beijing on Monday, based on the United Nations Convention on th Full Story

Victoria's Secret struts in Shanghai

2017-11-21 08:05:00

As Shanghai's Mercedes-Benz Arena turned pink on Monday evening, the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show - said to be the most expensive fashion show in the world - made its debut in Asia. Full Story

Medical services for transgender people needed, survey finds

2017-11-21 08:05:00

A survey released on Monday found that transgender people are in high need of medical services, with 62 percent having a demand for hormone therapies, and 51 percent having a demand for gender reassignment treatment. Full Story

TB strikes another school in Hunan

2017-11-21 08:05:00

Eight students at a vocational school in Taojiang county, Hunan province, have been diagnosed with tuberculosis, according to a statement released by the Hunan provincial Health and Family Planning Commission on Monday. Full Story

Safety inspections underway in Beijing

2017-11-21 08:05:00

A major safety inspection involving multiple agencies started on Monday in Beijing and will continue for 40 days across the capital, the Beijing Work Safety Commission said in a notice issued on Monday. Full Story

Nuclear sub designer, 93, is honored

2017-11-21 08:05:00

The chief designer of China's first generation of nuclear submarines rose to national prominence again recently when he was greeted by President Xi Jinping at a recent ceremony. Full Story

Speedy trains to link capital, Xiongan

2017-11-21 08:05:00

Planners are seeking public opinions on an intercity railway linking Beijing and Xiongan New Area in neighboring Hebei province - revealing that a new high-speed rail line is being planned between the two cities. Full Story

Governments told to be more forthcoming

2017-11-21 08:05:00

The central and local governments will be more open to providing information to help the international community better understand China, a senior official said on Monday. Full Story

Fertility treatment increasing multiple births

2017-11-21 08:05:00

The rate of multiple births for mothers who receive fertility treatments is higher than 20 percent in some areas of China, the top health authority said in an exclusive email exchange with China Daily. Full Story

On their way: Hundreds of students hike in Shanxi

2017-11-21 07:58:00

Hundreds of middle school students hike in Lishan Mountain, North China's Shanxi province, on Nov 19, 2017. Full Story