Danish Transport Minister Pia Olsen Dyhr began her three-day visit to China in Monday's morning rush hour by riding a red bicycle.
President Xi Jinping is to attend the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, from Feb 6 to 8.
Washington is dispatching two diplomats to East Asia to fine-tune the US pivot to Asia-Pacific by "quenching the fire" between China and Japan.
Zhu Liang, a member of the committee, said "the subway fare should not increase beyond what people can afford."
As we look forward to the Year of the Horse, let's hope that it will be the one in which a nationwide good Samaritan law is introduced.
Several independent Dutch inventors are among a handful of foreigners who have found unique ways to combat China's smog.
The service, called Licaitong, was jointly developed by Tencent and four fund companies, including China Asset Management Co and GF Fund Management Co.
Sixteen people died and 17 were sent to the hospital on Tuesday when flames swept through the Taizhou Dadong Shoes Co building in Yangjiawei.
Asked directly if Trierweiler was still France's first lady, Hollande insisted on the troubled couple's right to privacy.
Tall and imposing, but said to be warm and approachable by those who meet him, the 45-year-old heir has won the fondness of Spaniards.
Zhang Shuxia was sentenced to death with a two-year suspension of the execution on Tuesday for selling seven babies to human traffickers.
An emotional Dennis Rodman appeared to break down on Monday as he apologized on his return from a trip to the DPRK.