Wang Mouhu, former deputy director of the criminal investigation department under Qiongzhong Li and Miao autonomous county in Hainan, was convicted of accepting bribes, and sentenced to 10 years in prison on Monday.
Eight people were killed and three more were injured as a fire engulfed a three-story residential building in South China's Guangdong province Monday, fire fighters said.
Local authorities in the quake-stricken region of Lushan in Sichuan were warned on Monday to prepare for possible secondary disasters, with thunder and rainfall forecast to linger in the area.
Free dictionaries handed out to rural students at primary schools and junior middle schools in Central China's Hubei province were found to be pirated
Beijing museums launched a program to encourage students to conduct immersion studies and visit museums in May.
An attacker who stabbed two people to death and injured another in downtown Beijing on Saturday has been named as Li Jinghui.
Outbreaks of infectious diseases have not been detected in China's quake zone 15 days after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Sichuan province killing 196 people, local health authorities said.
The Huang Yang case has raised doubts over the management of college laboratories, and many colleges and universities have ordered their laboratories to carry out safety reviews.
One person was injured and five others remain buried after part of a subway line under construction caved in on early Monday in Northwest China's Shaanxi province.
Following pork, chicken and duck, Zhang Jinmei has erased mutton from her family's menu because of reports that the lamb sold in the city's produce markets may turn out to be rat, fox or mink.
Here are some tips to tell whether lamb is fake or not
The local government of Weifang, a city in central Shandong province, is planning to crack down on Aldicarb, a highly toxic pesticide.