Need help from police? Dial 110

2015-01-10 07:57:33

Saturday marks the 29th anniversary of the establishment of the "110" police calling system in China.

Crazy, outlandish, bizarre things Chinese rich do

2015-01-10 07:41:56

From giving away $15,000 to strangers, to driving a BMW to collect swill, to selling apples on luxury cars are just some of the odd activities of the rich Chinese. Let's take a look inside the world of wealth.

Penguins play near Zhongshan Antarctic Station

2015-01-10 07:38:07

Breeding penguins were often seen near the Zhongshan Antarctic Station during the summer time.

Shanghai auto show may shut door on model girls

2015-01-10 06:03:06

Female models may no longer be seen at one of the country's most important auto shows, the biannual Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition, scheduled for April.

H-bomb work nets scientist top award

2015-01-10 05:23:12

Nuclear physicist Yu Min won China's top science award and was given 5 million yuan reward on Friday for his outstanding contribution to the country's hydrogen bomb research.

Foreign press mourns Paris victims in Beijing

2015-01-09 13:43:20

Members of Foreign Correspondents' Club of China (FCCC) gathered on Thursday in a bookstore in Sanlitun, Beijing, to pay tribute to the victims of a shooting in Paris.

Guidelines expand inspectors' power to make polluters stop

2015-01-09 10:28:21

Environmental protection authorities now have greater powers to stop polluters through measures such as sealing production equipment or transferring the offenders to judicial organs, the top environmental watchdog said on Thursday.

New institute to train cyber security talent

2015-01-09 09:34:39

An institute for training network and information-security talent has been established at Xidian University in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, to bolster national security.

Probes net 70 SOE bosses

2015-01-09 08:17:52

More than 70 top executives in State-owned enterprises were placed under investigation last year amid a nationwide campaign to crack down on corruption.

Bullet trains a relief for Hebei commuters

2015-01-08 16:07:25

Launch of three bullet trains on Jan 12 will bring relief to about 300,000 travelers who spend hours commuting from Beijing to Yanjiao, Hebei province.

Giant panda cub 'Yuanzai' takes first bite

2015-01-08 11:20:26

The cub, born on July 6, 2013, is the first baby of a pair of giant pandas, namely "Tuan Tuan" and "Yuan Yuan", who were given as a goodwill gift to Taiwan by the Chinese mainland. "Yuanzai" is weaned here on Tuesday.

Death sentence upheld to Fudan poisoner

2015-01-08 11:09:06

A local court in Shanghai has upheld the death sentence to Lin Senhao in connection to the deadly poisoning case at Fudan University.