'Double 11,' was started in the 1990s as a way to embrace bachelorhood. Now it's the world's biggest online shopping event.
The headquarters of the Communist Party's official newspaper is getting a golden coating in preparation for its debut.
But that may change next year.
Pollution defeats the surveillance state.
China's largest public urban space is more than just the site of the famous student protests. It's a symbol of the country—and the country's power.
Despite its massive population, China's list of common last names is very small. Here's where people with these names are.
A Dutch designer's innovative proposal for the pollution-ridden city.
A ground-breaking new report finds that air pollution – not any one contaminant – is the "leading environmental cause of cancer deaths."
The new headquarters of the People's Daily is only the latest example of the capital's unusual architecture.
These women, often from rural areas, are regularly kept in apartments that their lovers buy for them in urban centers.
A new NASA map of the planet lays out the depressing geographies of smog and premature death.
And it could also lead to the eventual bust.
DIY entrepreneurs have developed ingenious—and affordable—products to satisfy the public's insatiable demand for pure air.
E-bikes are poised for a boom, but are we ready for them?
The city is rolling out a series of regulations to cut emissions over the next five years.
That's pretty scary.
Local officials say the mountainside villa on top of a Beijing apartment tower will be torn down in the next 15 days.
In a crowded country where many homes lack air conditioning, people have to get creative in order to escape the sky-high temps.
China’s Communist Party took another swipe at excessive government spending, with a five-year hiatus on constructing state buildings.