A peace assembly was held Tuesday in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of Japan's unconditional surrender in World War II. Full Story

Xi asks college students to "take root" in society

Chinese President Xi Jinping asked a group of college students to "take root" in Chinese society to learn the situation of the country and its people and to improve their talent and abilities via innovation and entrepreneurial activities. Full Story

855 evacuated following Beijing torrential rain

A total of 855 residents were evacuated after thunderstorms hit Beijing on Sunday afternoon, said the city's flood control office. Full Story