The capital will pay more attention to PM2.5 to improve air quality and make the city more livable.
Foreigners visiting the Democratic People's Republic of Korea can now take their own mobile phones into the country, media reported on Sunday.
British PM David Cameron is set to deliver his hotly anticipated speech about his plans for Britain's membership in the European Union this week.
Myanmar pledged to maintain peace and security on its border with China when President U Thein Sein met visiting Chinese officials in Yangon on Saturday.
Snow, which fell in most parts of northern China over the weekend, will continue on Monday, according to weather authorities.
According to new rules, cabbies now face a ban of up to three years for foul play - or a lifetime ban in extreme cases.
Iran's announcement that it will make its own film to counter the "distorted" thriller Argo is fueling a debate about historical accuracy.
The number of people using WeChat, a voice-messaging service developed by the Internet giant Tencent Holdings, has hit 300 million.
Taiwan people living on the mainland are experiencing difficulty getting air tickets during Spring Festival.
Chinese visitors may want to add another country to their list of travel destinations: Kazakhstan.
Embattled Shiite Muslims buried on Monday victims of the deadliest single attack on their community in Pakistan.
Ben Affleck's Iran-hostage drama Argo and the musical Les Miserables were the big winners on Sunday at the Golden Globes.