In cities across China, trash scavengers are more prevalent than recycling trucks. Low environmental awareness has led to mounting trash woes in major urban areas.
China aims to reduce carbon emissions and combat air pollution by turning to renewable energy, according to a June report on renewables by consulting firm McKinsey and Co.
And before panel manufacturers started going bust after growing too fast, solar had been the bright spot.
Now, all hopes are riding on wind.
40 years after deadly quake, Chinese seismologists trying to figure out when the Big One will strike
For the past half-century, one aspect of seismology with Chinese characteristics has endured: the quest to predict quakes.
Peng Yanhui still remembers shuddering when he testified in court about the bogus treatment that doctors were falsely advertising as a “cure” for homosexuality. His 2014 lawsuit alleged that health clinics had defrauded consumers, and he won.
Killer whales debuted at China’s largest aquarium, sparking concerns worldwide that the country is repeating similar mistakes that plagued some U.S. marine parks.
Map of parks & mammals held: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mjRPbO82IdHc-KDe7vUY4rFd-1M&usp=sharing
As China has dismantled its welfare state, workers approaching retirement age face a stark future.
“We can’t retire, and we can’t find work," said migrant worker Qin Renfang.
Hong Kongers enjoy unfettered Internet freedom the Great Firewall of China, but a proposed bill may threaten the freedom of expression online.
In diverse, bolder voices Singaporeans emerge from the shadows of the city-state's founding father.
By some counts, at least half the foreigners living in the Chinese trade hub of Guangzhou are Africans. Many face visa denials and police raids.
Tens of thousands of left-behind American toddlers strain rural Fujian province's resources.
Wang Lixiong and Tsering Woeser, arguably China's most famous dissident literary couple, could hardly be more different as individuals.
Hong Kong viewers of "Selma" are seeing echoes of the American civil rights struggle in their own fight for democracy.