New intercity railway lines to be added

2015-09-21 07:14:36

More than 20 intercity lines will be added to the railway map in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region in the next several decades, according to a report.

New rule to help lawyers assert rights

2015-09-21 06:54:28

Several national authorities jointly issued a rule on Sunday designed to ensure that lawyers are not impeded in their practices.

People visit museum to mark 'Sept 18 Incident'

2015-09-18 09:08:52

People visit the "918" Historical Museum in Shenyang, capital of Northeast China's Liaoning province, Sept 16, 2015, to mark the 84th anniversary of the "September 18 Incident".

Villagers angry at verdict on fatal fire

2015-09-18 07:15:44

Official investigation over a villager who was burned to death in his home during a government demolition attempt sparks anger and disbelief.

Fewer mothers pass HIV to babies

2015-09-18 07:42:12

HIV infection rates among infants born to HIV-positive women in China have dropped by more than 80 percent in the past decade due to effective intervention.

Adoptions approved for abduction victims

2015-09-18 06:56:47

Abducted children rescued by police can now be legally adopted after a 12-month search fails to locate their parents or other guardians.

Fishing season begins in East China Sea

2015-09-17 09:19:09

Photos show fishing boats set sail for fishing after three-month fishing ban in East China Sea, Sept 16.

'Spy' charge scientists speak out

2015-09-17 07:49:01

Two Chinese-American scientists wrongly charged with spying spoke out at a news conference in Washington on Tuesday.

Tough battle forecast for gender imbalance

2015-09-17 07:48:22

China still faces a steep challenge in achieving a normal gender balance, according to an official with the top health authority.

Australian father takes on drug dealers

2015-09-17 07:11:14

Anhui police are investigating a case involving synthetic drugs after an Australian father went undercover as a buyer to drug dens in Hefei and exposed the deal on the Australian edition of 60 Minutes.

Nation takes measures to ease green card access

2015-09-16 07:08:05

China vows to ease requirements and procedures for applicants for permanent residence permits to recruit overseas talent and attract foreign investment.

For Parkour fans, the city is the arena

2015-09-16 08:15:44

Parkour, which stresses forward motion, is an activity in which people aim to move their bodies from one point to another as quickly and efficiently as possible, using the utmost abilities of their bodies.