Some applicants in Beijing may wait as long as eight years to receive the license plate required for a new-energy vehicle, according to data released on Tuesday.
The clear water of the famous Grape Well - which has a history dating back to the Three Kingdoms (220-280) - drained away just hours after the recent earthquake in Sichuan.
Unhealthy traditions in some rural areas - such as extravagance and waste in hosting weddings and funerals - have become obstacles to rural rejuvenation and must be eliminated, Han Jun, vice minister of agriculture and rural affairs, said on Monday.
A total of 242 tourist attractions in the Yangtze River Delta region, including 20 in Shanghai, are expected to include age as the criteria for free admission for children, in addition to height.
Six residential communities in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, installed special surveillance cameras earlier this month to monitor falling objects or objects thrown from heights, which has become a huge safety concern following several recent incidents across the country－two of which have lead to the deaths of two children.