Law focus of Constitution Day

2014-12-05 08:20:54

All courts and judges must respect the Constitution and uphold its importance and the rule of law, China's top judge said on Thursday.

Major general netted in anti-graft campaign

2014-12-05 08:19:58

A major general at a People's Liberation Army university has been placed under investigation for alleged corruption, according to a report by Xinhua News Agency on Thursday.

China on track for world's largest subway

2014-12-05 07:32:11

China will soon surpass other countries in the combined length of its subway systems, which is expected to reach 8,500 kilometers by 2020.

China to halt taking organs from executed

2014-12-04 15:27:19

Prisoners are still among the qualified candidates for donations, but all the organs needed in transplants will come solely from voluntary donators.

93% of govt websites have loopholes

2014-12-04 14:11:14

More than 93 percent of nearly 1,000 Chinese government websites under evaluation have security lapses, and 97 percent of websites at the district or county level have security risks, a recent report has announced.

Gay dating app in China gains funding

2014-12-04 12:13:32

Gay people in China are being offered a variety of dating apps to improve socializing and locating companions.

First female PLA general in bribery probe

2014-12-04 11:44:28

Gao Xiaoyan, a major general is under investigation for suspicion of bribery, becoming the first female general to be snared since anti-corruption campaign launched in 2012.

2014 Yearender: Key words in the fight against corruption

2014-12-04 06:35:59

By the end of November, nearly 40 provincial or higher level officials had been snared this year in the ongoing anti-corruption campaign.

Taiwan's Ma resigns as KMT chairman

2014-12-03 17:41:20

Taiwan's deputy leader Wu Den-yih will serve as the acting chairman of the party following Ma Ying-jeou's formal resignation on Wednesday.

HK protest founders turn themselves in

2014-12-03 16:48:04

Two academics and a pastor who conceived the "Occupy Central" campaign in Hong Kong will turn themselves in today.

Mutual governance of cyberspace called for

2014-12-03 12:12:12

While the China-US working group on cyber security has been suspended following the US decision in May to indict five PLA officers for cyber espionage, bilateral contact seemed to resume in a way as senior officials.

Beijing joins neighbors in emission cut

2014-12-03 07:45:51

Beijing will join with its five provincial-level neighbors to build a unified platform that will monitor vehicle exhaust emissions in a bid to protect the environment.