The Beijing Health Bureau raided a clinic illegally offering assisted reproductive services in Dongcheng district on Monday.
Rebels in the Central African Republic seized the riverside capital Bangui in fierce fighting, forcing President Francois Bozize to flee.
A day after challenging Israelis to embrace peace with Palestinians, US President Barack Obama was scheduled on Friday to face scrutiny.
China and Russia signed a joint statement to strengthen their key partnership on Friday after President Xi Jinping arrived in Moscow.
China's top traditional Chinese medicine authority has announced a nationwide training program.
Decathlon, the French sports goods chain, signed a strategic alliance with real estate giant China Vanke Co on Thursday.
A Shanghai hospital and the city's sports authority on Wednesday denied claims they are providing free medical services to the city's elite athletes.
Many Chinese do not sleep well, but most of them do not pay enough attention to the issue, according to the 2013 China Sleep Quality Index.
China enacted a national standard on disposable chopsticks in 2010. It included specific criteria on additional chemical agents.
A new smartphone application aims to offer help to Shanghai residents and visitors who need to find a toilet.
Britain's three main political parties struck a compromise deal on a new regulatory system for the country's newspapers.
China has replaced Britain as the world's fifth-largest arms exporter, while the US and Russia still dominate global arms sales.