The quake struck Pishan county in the Hotan region of Xinijang.
Genetically engineered pig breed could be first approved for human consumption.
China needs more stimulus while India is likely to cut rates further, analysts say.
Beijing's loosely-worded national security law comprises wide-ranging sectors like finance, defence, religion and cyberspace.
Chinese-focused investment trusts on sale at a big discount
Uber drivers are using modified smartphones to earn money from fake fares.
World's longest human construction, the Great Wall of China, faces natural and human-driven deterioration.
China will contribute $29.78bn of the bank's $100bn capital base, becoming the largest shareholder with a 30.34% stake.
As many as 200,000 kids snatched every year
In a bid to boost the diminishing panda population, panda was artificially inseminated.
China's megatall skyscraper feature a unique glass and steel spiral structure wrapped around the building.
Beijing authorities bust 14 meat-smuggling gangs across provinces.
Australian businesses will be able to take advantage of the growth in infrastructure in Asia via AIIB membership.
Activists claim animals are abused before being butchered for festival which is under way.
For many residents in the Chinese town of Yulin, the height of summer marks the perfect time to feast on dog meat.
Thousands of cats and dogs will be killed and eaten at the Yulin Dog Meat Festival to mark the summer solstice on Sunday 21 June.
China says the electoral reform proposal will continue to serve as the constiutional ground for Hong Kong in the future.
The move will enable China to convert its civilian fleet to boost its military strength and greatly enhance the army's strategic projection and maritime support capabilities.
Schneier says the NSA should look in the mirror and not at Snowden to find source of top secret document leaks
Hong Kong legislative council set to debate controversial electoral reforms package.