14 December 2018
Studies to improve the productivity, resistance and taste of rice crops are central to China’s commanding position in plant biology.
16 August 2018
As China’s scientists strive to produce research with global prestige, urgent local environmental problems jostle for attention.
7 June 2018
Two Beijing-based universities are among the top 10 academic institutions in the Nature Index.
10 May 2018
In just a year, the number of Indian institutions in the Times Higher Education ranking has risen by 15 to 42.
23 March 2018
Science super-ministry gains new remit to develop policies that benefit international researchers.
7 February 2018
China climbs the THE Asian university rankings, but Singapore is still first.
23 November 2017
7 out of the top 10 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2018 are in the east-Asian nation.
1 November 2017
China's political and economic centres connect on a scientific level.
13 October 2017
Many fear a plan to elevate 42 universities to world class status will deepen inequality.
30 November 2016
Proximity is just one factor driving the high number of collaborations between top performing institutes in the same city.
15 July 2016
The country's contribution to top journals continues to grow.