The 13th National People's Congress (NPC), China's national legislature, held the seventh plenary meeting of its first session Monday morning to decide the new lineup of the State Council. Full Story

Newly-elected President Xi steers China toward prosperity

As ceremonial music echoed throughout the Great Hall of the People, Xi Jinping took his place on the podium. Full Story

Mainland says US Taiwan Travel Act a wrong signal

A Chinese mainland spokespersonSunday said the signing of a Taiwan-related travel bill by theUnited States had sent a "gravely wrong signal" to "Taiwanindependent" separatists. Full Story