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China reaffirms position on Dalai Lama's visit

2017-07-26 16:51:00

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang on Wednesday reaffirmed China's position on the Dalai Lama's visits to foreign countries. Full Story

Chinese submersibles explore South China Sea

2017-07-26 16:02:00

The Chinese-developed underwater robot Tansuo had collaborative underwater operations with the unmanned submersible Faxian in the South China Sea on Wednesday. Full Story

China renews orange alert for heat wave

2017-07-26 13:48:00

China's meteorologists renewed an orange alert on Wednesday as a heat wave persists in southern parts of the country. Full Story

13 apprehended on suspicion of data trafficking in China

2017-07-26 13:48:00

Thirteen people have been detained for allegedly selling more than 4 million pieces of private information, police in north China's Hebei Province said Wednesday. Full Story

State Council appoints, removes officials

2017-07-26 12:39:00

The State Council, China's cabinet, announced the appointment and removal of several senior officials Wednesday. Full Story

First Mars simulation base to be built in Northwest China

2017-07-26 11:18:00

China's first Mars simulation base will be built in Northwest China's Qinghai province, China News Service reported on Tuesday. Full Story

Photographer captures beauty of spiral staircases in campuses

2017-07-26 11:04:00

Youth is beautiful; it can mean different things to different people. For 27-year-old Wei Xiaohui, youth is like the spiral staircase springing upwards - growing vigorous, never frustrated. Full Story

Zooming in on PLA's first carrier-based helicopter force

2017-07-26 10:29:00

Veteran pilot Hu Baoliang has captured scenes from life in the regiment. Full Story

Column-shaped thundershower in sunset

2017-07-26 09:51:00

Residents in the city of Liancheng, Fujian province, were able to capture amazing images on July 21, 2017, of the sky appearing to split open amid a highly-localized, late-day thundershower. Full Story

Court in Jiangsu authorizes 'ringtone shaming' for defaulters

2017-07-26 09:37:00

A court in East China's Jiangsu province has authorized the use of customized ringtones to shame people into paying their court-ordered debts, reports thepaper.cn. Full Story