China to `declare war` on pollution, premier says

China is to "declare war" on pollution, Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday at the opening of the annual meeting of parliament, with the government unveiling detailed measures to tackle what has become a hot-button social issue.

Xi Jinping to take over as China`s Parliament opens

China`s new leadership headed by Xi Jinping is all set to take over power to succeed outgoing President Hu Jintao and his team during the two-week annual session of the National People`s Congress.

China projects `Panchen Lama` at Parliament meet

China on Saturday prominently projected
Panchen Lama, its purported alternative to the Dalai Lama.