A 106-million-ton manganese ore deposit was recently discovered in Songtao Miao autonomous county, Guizhou province, the third largest deposit of its kind ever found in Asia, according to the Guizh

China has begun to build the first Sino-French satellite and plans to launch it in 2018 to improve oceanographical research, according to Chinese space scientists.

A majority of China's provinces experienced air pollution that blew in from neighboring regions in 2015, but in Hainan, the island province, it amounted to as much as 72 percent of pollutants, acco

YECHENG -- A group of 198 villagers have been relocated after a massive landslide on Wednesday killed 35 at a village in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

URUMQI - At least 35 people died in a landslide in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region early on Wednesday, local authorities confirmed Thursday.

SHENYANG - Two people have been confirmed dead and 11 remain missing three days after a fire broke out underground at an illegal mine in northeast China's Liaoning Province.

LHASA - Groundwater in and around the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau is on the rise thanks to increased runoff from glaciers, precipitation, and administrative actions to store more groundwater, according t

BEIJING - China's energy consumption last year grew at its slowest pace since 1998 and its carbon dioxide emissions also posted a first negative growth in 17 years, according to an industry report

China has became the world's top generator of solar energy and its 2015 coal consumption declined for the first time since 1998, according to new data released today by the oil company BP in its la

Beijing will invest 750.5 billion yuan ($113 billion) in transport infrastructure during the next five years and make further cuts in the number of additional cars allowed on the road from 2018 to