Anhui province will create "identity numbers" for local ancient buildings and ban the removal of ancient structures from the province.
Huaxi, the most affluent village in China, has eyed tourism as the next leading engine for its economy.
Chinese wildlife activists have resorted to legal action for the first time to try to end the bear bile industry.
Got an eye for the obscene? A Chinese company is advertising a position that would require the successful candidate to spend his or her days trawling the Web for pornography.
Beijing's decision to increase taxi fares has fueled fears among cab drivers that it could lead to a slump in passengers.
About 80 percent of respondents to a survey said they have changed their habits because of the deadly H7N9 bird flu outbreak.
Scientists have confirmed that an orchid found by a tourist in South China is a new species.
A proposal to exempt those who promote reforms from liability when pilot projects fail has triggered heated debate among legislators in Shanghai.
Premier Li Keqiang called for better efforts to boost domestic consumption.
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been used in the treatment of 24 of the 77 H7N9 cases reported across China as of Wednesday.