Recently, the Dalai clique published a "Self-immolation Guide" on the Internet, openly encouraging the Tibetans within the Chinese border to "carry out self-immolations according to the plan and procedures".
Liu Zhaorong, former vice-mayor of Zengcheng city in Guangdong province, was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Guangzhou intermediate people's court for taking bribes of 12 million yuan ($1.9 million), the Guangzhou Daily reported.
American fast-food giant McDonald's is expected to open an outlet on the top of the Tianmen Mountain of Zhangjiajie scenic spot in Central China's Hunan province before May 1.
Environmental authorities in east China's Shandong Province said Thursday that they have not found evidence that a local factory has disposed of polluted water underground.
Beijing will raise the taxi fuel surcharge following an oil price hike, the city's development and reform authorities said Thursday.
Naw Kham, the Myanmar drug lord convicted of murdering 13 Chinese sailors in 2011, will be executed on Friday.
Beijingers experienced thick smog in the morning and haze from a yellow sandstorm in the afternoon, resulting in poor air quality, reduced visibility and disrupted traffic.
A Shanghai restaurant owner was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison after she was found guilty of producing and selling toxic or harmful foodstuff by using gutter oil.
China has seen a surge in the number of students returning to the country after studying overseas, the Ministry of Education said on Thursday.
The upcoming execution of four Mekong River murderers manifests judicial sovereignty, prosecution authorities in Yunnan province said.
A project to boost Chinese aircraft engine research and development is before the State Council for approval and is expected to be established soon.
Part of a carved stone column in the Summer Palace is missing, the Beijing News reported on Thursday.