Chinese policymakers approved the nation's first law against domestic violence, which "prohibits all forms of domestic violence".
A proposed legal ban on the use of surrogate mothers has been scrapped after lawmakers raised objections over the effectiveness of such a move.
China's top legislature on Sunday adopted the country's first counter-terrorism law in the latest attempt to address terrorism at home and help maintain world security.
A series of laws have been passed by the National People's Congress Standing Committee that focus on protecting lives and making life easier for citizens.
From the two-child policy to a unified pension system, from household permits for all to the delayed retirement age, all these policies will make a difference to the nation.
China's top legislature on Sunday adopted an amendment to the nation's Higher Education Law on academic misconduct.
A new Counterterrorism Law makes it legal for China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) to get involved in antiterror operations abroad.
Chang,chairman of the country's third largest telecom carrier, is the highest level official from the sector under probe in the anti-graft campaign.
Chang Xiaobing, former chairman of China Unicom and current chair of China Telecom, is being investigated for suspected "severe disciplinary violations," the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) announced Sunday.
China's top legislature on Sunday adopted amendments to the nation's education-related laws to strengthen bilingual teaching among ethnic minorities and promote sound development of higher education.
China's top legislature on Sunday passed a legislation to introduce national medals and honorary titles for both citizens and foreigners.
The Fourth Session of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC), China's top legislature, will convene in Beijing on March 5 next year.