What’s hindering wider use of labor pain relief in China?What’s hindering wider use of labor pain relief in China?A woman in Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province jumped to her death from a maternity ward window after she could not withstand the severe labor pain. The unexpected suicide case was widely covered by the press, awakening many Chinese women to the fact that they may have no access to pain relief in ch

Passengers unite to expose Beijing Subway’s blind spotPassengers unite to expose Beijing Subway’s blind spot Local subway passengers united to aid a blind Japanese traveler ride the subway with his guide dog, after staff attempted to prevent th…

New media has hold on kidsNew media has hold on kids A boy plays with a tablet while waiting for his parents at a sales office in Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong province. Photo: China …

Hutong gone as Beijing embraces building boomHutong gone as Beijing embraces building boom Galaxy SOHO is another new addition to Beijing's skyline. Photo: BBC With its swooping curves and futuristic look, Galaxy SOHO is…

Police pledge ‘7 measures’ to aid expatsPolice pledge ‘7 measures’ to aid expats Beijing police held another outreach event yesterday to promote the "seven measures" they have introduced in a bid to make foreigne…

Foreigners will be faced with a question of identityForeigners will be faced with a question of identity Sanlitun, in Beijing, is a popular destination for foreigners. Photo: China Daily The 26-year-old US citizen, who has been…

Tourists may get 3-day visit windowTourists may get 3-day visit window Tourists enjoy the Palace Museum on Sunday. Photo: China Daily Fu Zhenghua, the city's director of public security, has co…