China buzz: One more second in your life
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China buzz: One more second in your life

On June 30th, 23:59:60 (Coordinated Universal Time) a leap second was added to synchronize atomic…

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Militants loyal to ISIL seize substantial territory in Afghanistan
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Militants loyal to ISIL seize substantial territory in Afghanistan

Militants loyal to the self-proclaimed Islamic State have seized substantial territory in at least six…

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Li, Hollande seek to enhance Sino-French cooperation
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Li, Hollande seek to enhance Sino-French cooperation

China and France are expected to sign a series of agreements, covering aviation, finance and…

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Conjoined twins discharged after successful separation surgery
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Conjoined twins discharged after successful separation surgery

Three-month-old conjoined twins in Shanghai, who underwent the first-of-its-kind separation surgery aided by 3D printing,…

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Helmet-cam footage: Rescuers rush to save shipwrecked sailors
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Helmet-cam footage: Rescuers rush to save shipwrecked sailors

Nearly 20 people were stranded in the waters of the Bohai Gulf after a sudden…

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Iranian FM returns to Vienna as deadline looms on nuclear deal
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Iranian FM returns to Vienna as deadline looms on nuclear deal

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the framework nuclear deal reached in…

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Reporter covering floods scampers to survive as levee collapses
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Reporter covering floods scampers to survive as levee collapses

A local reporter in Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province, narrowly escaped getting washed away in a flood…

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Debate: How much influence will China wield in the future of Asian development?
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Debate: How much influence will China wield in the future of Asian development?

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank took one more step toward becoming a reality as 50…

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Fire engulfs large parts of Chernobyl exclusion zone
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Fire engulfs large parts of Chernobyl exclusion zone

Ukrainian emergency services have managed to localize a large grass fire near the Chernobyl nuclear…

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WikiLeaks: NSA spied on French finance ministers
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WikiLeaks: NSA spied on French finance ministers

A WikiLeaks report says that the US spied on two former French finance ministers and…

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