China to tackle old-age care in single-child families

2015-04-02 11:33:25

China will explore a new method to share the responsibility of elderly care for single-child families as it seeks to tackle the swelling senior population, a health authority publication reported Thursday.

Magnificent scene: buildings amid heavy fog in Shanghai

2015-04-02 12:57:29

Photo taken from the 121st floor of the Shanghai Tower on April 1, 2015 shows the Oriental Pearl Radio and TV Tower amid heavy fog in Shanghai, east China.

China to play bigger intl role: blue book

2015-04-02 21:19:47

China will target a bigger role in international affairs after recent successes in global diplomacy, according to a blue book published by the China Institute of International Studies (CIIS) Thursday.

Prostitution crackdown expanded online

2015-04-02 16:54:07

Beijing police are increasingly tapping online resources to help them fight prostitution, with eight suspects detained in the latest crackdown, the Beijing Public Security Bureau said on Thursday.

China calls off 'budget' tours

2015-04-02 20:17:23

A government-initiated "chatting" with two online travel service providers about "one yuan for an overseas trip" has triggered hot discussion online.

Largest online gambling case in 66 years cracked

2015-04-01 20:10:27

Guangdong police have detained a total of 1,071 suspects after they busted a major online gambling ring in a special operation.

Vehicles are top polluter in Beijing

2015-04-01 19:33:25

Vehicle emissions are the top pollutant in Beijing, vice minister of environmental protection Wu Xiaoqing said here Wednesday.

Rules that changed on April 1, and it's not a joke

2015-04-01 14:53:01

New regulations or policies covering housing purchases, health care subsidies and other areas that may influence people's lives, came into force on Wednesday.

Number of illegal foreign workers soars in Pearl River Delta

2015-04-01 07:25:55

More than 5,000 illegal foreign workers, mainly from Southeast Asian nations, were investigated by law enforcement officers in Guangdong province in 2014.

New emergency smog plan for capital

2015-03-31 13:33:23

If heavy smog continues for more than three days, Beijing will restrict half of private vehicles on the road based on their license plates.

Double-faced official tells decadent life

2015-03-31 15:42:37

While acting as a strong advocate of discipline, rule of law and anti-corruption, Wang Min, a former senior official in Shandong Province, indulged in his personal life and colluded with businesses to gain profit for his family.

China asks UK for help in extraditing corrupt officials

2015-03-31 13:40:40

An anonymous official authority said the Chinese government had already asked the UK to offer help repatriating approximately 50 corrupt officials.