A brief look at prison breaks in China

2014-11-02 18:33:11

Prison break in China

APEC hotel ready for summit

2014-11-02 17:19:53

The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel near the Yanqi Lake in the Huairou District of Beijing, the latest signature building in the city, is ready to open its doors and host the 22th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting between Nov 10 and 11.

11 abducted infants rescued, 34 suspects held

2014-11-02 13:42:50

The way home Eleven abducted infants have been rescued and 34 suspects arrested after railway police busted a human trafficking group in Yunnan province.

China's largest Miao village restores its face

2014-11-02 13:07:07

After years of cashing in on growing tourism, China's largest Miao ethnic minority village is urgently trying to retain its cultural allure in the face of a commercial boom.

Moments from 2014 Shanghai Marathon

2014-11-02 11:28:44

Shanghai Marathon kicks off on Nov 2.

Marathon mania

2014-11-02 11:05:20

In its 34th year, the Beijing International Marathon has drawn more than 60,000 hopeful participants in a registration period of only two weeks.

Border soldiers train in snow

2014-11-02 10:34:51

Soldiers deployed on the border in Heihe, Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, train in snow on Oct 31.

Another celebrity detained by Beijing police for drug use

2014-11-02 09:25:50

Beijing police on Saturday night confirmed the detention of an actor surnamed Hu for use of drug.

Fugitive caught near prison

2014-11-02 09:23:49

Li Mengjun, an inmate who escaped from prison in South China's Guangdong province on Saturday, was captured near the prison on Sunday afternoon.

It's a hot, hot walk

2014-11-02 08:25:06

Nine men in Pan'an county, China's Zhejiang province, participate in the traditional activity “Lianhuo”, or walking on fire, Nov 1, 2014.

Xi stresses CPC leadership over army

2014-11-02 08:18:59

President Xi Jinping said the army is under the absolute leadership of the Communist Party of China and the principle should always be firmly upheld.

Circus tiger kills girl in SW China

2014-11-02 08:01:56

An eight-year-old girl was killed by a circus tiger when she slipped into an closed animal training site of a circus in a park in Chongqing.