Xi wants public trust in justice boosted

2015-03-26 06:28:53

President Xi Jinping stressed that public confidence in the judicial system should be the ultimate gauge of the effectiveness of reform.

Urban Beijingers spend $12,903 on the deceased

2015-03-26 06:21:07

Urban residents in Beijing spend an average of 80,000 yuan ($12,903) on memorial and burial services for the deceased.

Beijing makes its case for 2022 Olympic Games

2015-03-26 05:15:46

Beijing announced on Wednesday that all key infrastructures in the metropolis and surrounding areas are in place to meet the transportation, accommodation and tourism demands of the 2022 Winter Olympics.

Experts see player enthusiasm as key

2015-03-25 07:46:13

The foundation for Chinese soccer to prosper must be developed at the school level, but experts said that the school curriculum should be expanded based on students' interests, not administrative orders.

Fight stepping up against corruption in courts

2015-03-25 07:46:13

Improvements are made in supervising justice system, but punishment should not be 'too light', say experts

Modi seeks further ties with Beijing

2015-03-25 07:45:36

India's PM conveys positive message as two nations vow to press ahead with border talks

Guideline tightens definition of powers

2015-03-25 07:45:36

The general office of the Communist Party of China and the State Council jointly released a guideline on Tuesday calling for the creation of a list of specific powers vested in local governments.

Beijing's Winter Olympics bid warms IOC team

2015-03-25 06:50:06

IOC Evaluation Commission is impressed by tour of Beijing and Zhangjiako which are jointly bidding to host 2022 Winter Olympics.

Relationship is being repaired

2015-03-24 08:00:24

China's top political adviser Yu Zhengsheng told visiting Japanese lawmakers on Monday that the China-Japan relationship "is undergoing repairs and improvement"

Fresh talks begin on border issue

2015-03-24 08:00:24

China and India pledged to properly manage and control disputes before resolving the boundary issue as a fresh round of border talks started on Monday, the first such meeting since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power in May.

Games bid puts focus on frugality

2015-03-24 07:54:17

The joint bid by Beijing and Zhangjiakou to stage the 2022 Olympic Winter Games is based on ideas of sustainability and places athletes center stage.

TB still lurking in the shadows

2015-03-24 07:35:32

Although the global battle against tuberculosis has largely been successful, the disease still poses a serious threat in China, especially for poor people.