Four prison guards sentenced for NE China prison scandal

2015-12-25 19:57:59

Four former prison guards in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province were handed jail terms from a year and four months to two and a half years on Friday for turning a blind eye to a prisoner who seduced and blackmailed a number of women while behind bars.

Shipping lane project to help Sichuan integrate into the Yangtze River Economic Belt

2015-12-25 19:06:18

Construction of a shipping lane and power generating project kicked off in Qianwei, a county under the administration of Leshan in Sichuan province, on Friday, marking the beginning of the nearly 48-billion-yuan ($74 billion) Minjiang River shipping lane and power generating project.

Christmas smog hits Beijing

2015-12-25 17:05:48

Beijing has issued a yellow alert for heavy pollution on Friday morning, according to local authorities.

Middle class a growing, positive force in China

2015-12-25 15:01:45

China's emerging middle class has grown into a major force driving the society in a positive direction, according to a report.

Chinese herbal medicine gets FDA clinical test approval

2015-12-25 14:01:18

A listed Chinese herbal medicine maker on Thursday said its compound flu formula has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for clinical tests.

Flights cancelled as heavy smog blankets Beijing

2015-12-25 13:48:59

More than 200 flights were cancelled at the Beijing International Airport Friday morning as a thick cloud of smog shrouded the capital.

80,000 pieces of marten fur seized by Shanghai customs

2015-12-25 13:46:22

Customs officers check marten furs smuggled into Shanghai from Hong Kong, Dec 24, 2015.

Gypsum mine collapses in Shandong, burying many people

2015-12-25 13:05:48

A gypsum mine in Pingyi county, East China's Shandong province collapsed on Friday morning. Many people were buried inside.

Exhibition showcases bamboo writing slips

2015-12-25 11:34:09

An exhibition of ancient bamboo writing slips made in the Qin Dynasty (221 – 207 BC) kicked off on Friday in Emperor Qinshihuang's Mausoleum Site Museum in Xi'an, the capital of Shaanxi province.

China realizes universal power access

2015-12-25 10:02:51

China has realized universal power access when connecting the last remote group of 39,800 people were connected to the national grid.

Building on public affection

2015-12-25 09:37:13

A love-themed graffiti wall stretching 100 meters is expected to add new romance to a renowned road in downtown Shanghai dubbed "the city's sweetest street".

Yunnan Daily hands over media equipments to Pasaxon Newspaper

2015-12-25 09:24:50

The handover ceremony of media equipments to Pasaxon Newspaper by Yunnan Daily Press Group (YDPG) was held in Laos capital Vientiane on Wednesday.