About 40 workers at a power station went missing in a rain-triggered mudslide Thursday morning in southwest China's Sichuan Province, according to local authorities.

A total of 2.48 million people have been affected by downpours that have swept South China since Monday, the country's flood control authority said Thursday.

Chinese authorities will create a fund worth 38 billion yuan ($1.27 billion) by 2015 to develop water-efficient farms in Northeast China's grain-producing areas.

A latest door-to-door check has found 394 people were injured in Sunday's earthquake that shook a mountainous area in Southwest China, up from 118 previously reported, local authorities said Wednes

The decision to establish Sansha city in South China's Hainan province to administer the Xisha, Zhongsha and Nansha islands and their surrounding waters will further protect the South China Sea's m

The US Green Building Council plans to promote its globally recognized green building rating system in China.

Missions set in a three-year plan for China's healthcare reform program in the 2009-11 period have been completed on schedule, according to a new official report.

Eight people in southern China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region have been killed by rainstorms that have wrought havoc in many parts of the country over the last few days, authorities said on Mon

At least four people have been killed and over 100 others injured after an earthquake hit a mountainous area in southwest China on Sunday, local authorities said on Monday.

Increasing discharge of pollutants and booming offshore human activity, such as oil exploration, are worsening China's fragile marine environment, according to an annual report released by the coun