Former senior Xinjiang legislator stands trial for bribery

2016-06-23 15:57:55

The trial of a former senior legislator in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region accused of accepting bribes began Thursday.

Graft fugitive hands herself in to Chinese police

2016-06-23 14:46:33

A suspect accused of economic crimes who has been on the run for more than seven years has surrendered herself to police, local authorities said on Thursday.

New guideline seeks clarity amid appeals process confusion

2016-06-23 13:39:30

Beijing No 4 Intermediate People’s Court issued a guideline on Thursday to clarify the procedures for filing an appeal, in a move to reduce misunderstandings among residents.

Vice Premier calls for higher scientific literacy of Chinese people

2016-06-23 11:41:10

Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong on Wednesday called for more to be done to increase the scientific literacy of Chinese people.

Political advisors brainstorm on poverty relief

2016-06-23 10:43:00

China's senior political advisors met Wednesday to discuss poverty alleviation.

China to launch new anti-graft inspections

2016-06-23 03:48:27

China's next round of anti-corruption inspections, which will run over the next few months, will focus on the Party leaderships of 32 state and Party organs.

China to control malignant online comments, reposts

2016-06-22 17:33:30

China will launch a campaign against online comments and reposts that feature illegal or malignant content, according to an official statement released on Wednesday.

2020 health plan to ease burden on people in poverty

2016-06-22 07:09:13

All Chinese living below the poverty line in rural areas will have access to basic medical care and other health services "close to" the national average by 2020, according to a guideline released by 15 central government departments on Tuesday.

US urged not to rock the boat by flexing its muscles

2016-06-22 06:46:34

China has urged the United States not to flex its muscles in the Asia-Pacific, saying it is not conducive to regional peace and stability.

Chinese Vice Premier highlights innovation, people's well-being

2016-06-22 02:32:35

Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong has called on authorities to pursue innovation-driven development and step up educational modernization and medical reform.

Regular cruises to be launched to Nansha Islands

2016-06-22 02:31:25

Regular cruise trips to the Nansha Islands will start operating before 2020, according to a document released by the government in Hainan province.

Li vows to boost support for real economy

2016-06-22 02:24:13

China will strengthen the financial sector's role in supporting the real economy by providing reasonably sufficient liquidity and achieving stable exchange rates for the renminbi, according to Premier Li Keqiang.