Chinese scientists’ ‘returning home’ gets mixed receptionChinese scientists’ ‘returning home’ gets mixed receptionSince a state media broke the news that world-famous scientists Chen-Ning Yang and Chi-Chih Yao had given up their US nationalities to become Chinese citizens, the country’s social media is abuzz with discussion of the event.

New Kunming airport open for businessNew Kunming airport open for businessThe new Kunming Changshui International Airport officially went into operation Thursday morning.

Wen urges enhanced co-op with Latin AmericaWen urges enhanced co-op with Latin America Premier Wen Jiabao shares a humorous moment on Tuesday with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera in Santiago. Photo: Xinhua Beijing ha…

Thousands of Scorpions unnerve residentsThousands of Scorpions unnerve residents A resident is looking for scorpions. Photo: Beijing News Residents at a community in Beijing have been thrown into a battle agains…

Chinese, U.S. presidents meet on sidelines of G20 summitChinese, U.S. presidents meet on sidelines of G20 summitLOS CABOS, Mexico, June 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Hu Jintao met his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama Tuesday in Los Cabos, Mexico, on…

Africans protest in China as man dies in police custodyAfricans protest in China as man dies in police custody Over 100 Africans protest outside a police station in Guangdong Province on Tuesday afternoon after a Nigerian man died in custody.…

Chinese enter space orbiter for first timeChinese enter space orbiter for first time Photo taken on June 18, 2012 shows the screen at the Beijing Aerospace Control Center showing Chinese astronauts Jing Haipeng, Liu Wan…