A complete end to China's family planning policy was "only a matter of time," a Chinese demographer said on Tuesday, and reflected a fundamental change in the country's thinking about population control.
British actor and film producer Hugh Grant is finally getting married for the first time at the age of 57, according to reports.
At least seven new cases of Ebola hemorrhagic fever have been confirmed in the northwest Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Minister of Health Oly Ilunga said in a statement Monday.
China will set up its first foundation to help LGBT groups raise money nationwide, a sign that the government has begun to recognize such groups, who can depend less on foreign contributions.
Ten years ago, Qi went to a small town in Sichuan province - about 1,000 kilometers from his home in Shahe, Hebei province - as a volunteer to help locals rebuild after a devastating earthquake.
The two survivors of last week's airplane crash in Cuba were still in extreme critical condition, although they were showing some slight improvement, director of Havana's Calixto Garcia hospital said on Tuesday.
Two hundred professors at the University of Southern California (USC) on Tuesday called upon the university's president C. L. Max Nikias to step aside amid gynecologist scandal, criticizing him for failure to protect students and staff from repeated and pervasive sexual harassment and misconduct.
Ten years ago, on the afternoon of May 12, 18-year-old Dai Guohong was sitting in his classroom when a crack suddenly emerged, splitting open the floor in front of the blackboard.
Chinese experts have called for upgrade of e-ID authentication technology to prevent private information leaks, suggesting a third party platform with fingerprint or face recognition may be a better solution.
The traffic management bureau of China's Ministry of Public Security (MPS) has launched a campaign against drunk and drugged driving at night, involving public security organs across the country.