The National People's Congress also appointed close Xi ally Wang Qishan to the formerly ceremonial post of vice president.Read the full story ›
China's future now rests firmly in the hands of just one man - its leader Xi Jinping.Read the full story ›
A truck loaded with liquefied natural gas has burst into flames on an highway in China's north.
The truck turned overturned on the Hebei Province section of the Beijing-Harbin Expressway.
It appears the gas leaked from the truck and was ignited by nearby cars, sending a fireball down the highway.
Two people inside the truck were rushed to hospital with serious burns, while passengers in the cars were able to flee their vehicles in time and were not injured.
A road collapse in China has left eight people dead while three others are missing.Read the full story ›
The PM, who also responded to criticism from Donald Trump on her toughness to negotiate, told ITV News the leaked analysis was not finished.Read the full story ›
At least 18 people have required hospital treatment.Read the full story ›
He said he wished rebellious Tory MPs had seen the leadership and 'positive agenda' Theresa May had promoted during their visit to China.Read the full story ›
Asked if she believes in Brexit "hand on heart," May replied: "Yes."Read the full story ›
A wild elephant has surprised Chinese border guards after carefully stepping over roadblocks to enter Laos.
The incident happened just after 4.30am on Saturday, with the elephant captured on CCTV casually strolling between the two countries, returning into China less than two hours later.
Border patrol officers told Chinese state media elephants are often seen looking for food in the area during cold winter months.