China demands sound air quality

BEIJING, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- China's Minister of Environmental Protection Chen Jining has called for tough and targeted measure to ensure sound air quality...

S. Korean president urges different response

SEOUL, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Wednesday urged different responses from the international society to the Democratic People's Republic...

Suu Kyi calls for national reconciliation

NAY PYI TAW, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Aung San Suu Kyi, Chairperson of the Committee for Rule of Law and Tranquility of the House...

Russia ready to cooperate with West

MOSCOW, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow is ready to cooperate with the West over the fight against terrorism and...

Xi calls for advancing reforms in all sectors

BEIJING, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping called for advancing reforms in all sectors as China's leading group for overall reform convened its...

Japan’s northeast jolted by 4.5-magnitude quake

TOKYO, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The northeast of Japan was struck by an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.5 on Monday afternoon, although...