War fears in Syria exaggerated: ambassador

2011-11-30 10:46:52

There is no need to fear that war is on the verge of breaking out in Syria, said Zhang Xun, China's ambassador to Syria, on Nov 29, 2011.

Raising awareness of ALS

2011-11-29 19:05:04

Wang Jia, an ALS patient uses his eyes to control a laptop, designing logos for a website inBeijingon Nov 18.

Maintenance firm to probe missing screws incident

2011-11-29 17:49:47

A Chinese aircraft maintenance company said it will investigate the incident in which an Air France plane flew with missing screws after undergoing overhaul at the company.

Dairies deny milking new safety standards

2011-11-29 16:46:37

China's dairy manufacturers have denied hijacking a bill for national milk standards after strict new safety limits were changed in the draft regulations, Beijing Morning reported on Tuesday.

China prepares 1st good Samaritan regulation

2011-11-29 16:43:18

The draft of a local good Samaritan regulation started soliciting public opinions in Shenzhen special economic zone, South China's Guangdong province.

70% of women prefer marrying well to doing well

2011-11-29 15:19:28

A newly published survey shows that 70 percent think that marrying well is more important than doing well, Beijing Morning Post reported Tuesday.

Students ostracized for poor exam scores

2011-11-29 13:05:50

A group of high school students claim they are being forced to sit alone in class after achieving poor academic results.

Awards to promote innovation of non-profits

2011-11-29 10:16:25

The 2012 Innovation Awards for Non-profits starts in Shanghai on Nov 25.

Hot words (Nov 21-Nov 27)

2011-11-28 13:57:08

Hot words of last week from  Nov 21 to Nov 27: Maternity leave extended,Year-end crash expenditure, Relaxed family-planning policy.

Hotel to be built in Confucius temple

2011-11-25 16:48:15

Rehe Confucius Temple, one of three China's biggest Confucius temples in Hebei province will have a hotel and restaurant built in its grounds, according to the local residents.

Moutai targets luxury ranking

2011-11-25 16:29:57

Chinese high-end liquor Moutai is targeting a place in the luxury list, according to multiple sources.

Blood shortage crisis in Beijing

2011-11-25 11:28:15

Blood supplies in Beijing have fallen dramatically after the lavish lifestyle of a woman linked to the Red Cross of China was exposed on the Internet, Beijing News reported on Friday.