Ex-officials are shown confessing on Internet

2015-02-27 07:33:54

First-person examples have become a new tool for anti-graft education, as China's top disciplinary watchdog has begun publishing disgraced officials' confessions.

China imposes ivory import ban to evaluate its effects over 1 year

2015-02-27 07:33:54

China will impose a one-year ban on the importation of carved ivory items acquired after July 1, 1975.

Chinese military to further promote rule of law

2015-02-27 07:24:59

China's Central Military Commission (CMC) urged the People's Liberation Army (PLA) to promote the rule of law in all elements of the army.

More domestic players to fill tech void

2015-02-27 04:10:53

China is set to drop government purchases of foreign technology products as part of the national strategy to ensure information safety.

Major challenges in store as key meetings approach

2015-02-26 08:30:18

Issues to be discussed at the annual sessions of the national legislature and top political advisory body are the most complicated and challenging in more than a decade, according to observers.

Draft airspace law to counter terrorism

2015-02-26 07:52:38

A draft proposal for China's first anti-terrorism law was reviewed by lawmakers on Wednesday and, if approved, is likely to accelerate improvements in the management of aviation airspace to guard against terrorist attacks

War on terror no reason for retreat on rights

2015-02-26 07:43:53

Global terrorism should not be a warrant for retreat on citizens' rights, and China's first Counter Terrorism Law sends a welcome signal in this regard.

Throwing coins for good luck

2015-02-26 07:42:01

Groups of worshippers arrived at Guiyuan Temple in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei province, on February 23, 2015, the fifth day of the Lunar New Year, to throw coins for good luck.

Why China's youth is getting the needle

2015-02-26 07:26:10

Chinese society has always looked askance at an artform primarily associated with criminals and gang members. Now things are beginning to change.

Volunteer hopes to gain more memories in 2022

2015-02-26 07:26:10

Chen Tingjun is hoping Beijing and Zhangjiakou's joint bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics succeeds so he can acquire more memories to go alongside his recollections of the 2008 Olympic Games.

Wanda eyeing stake in AC Milan soccer team

2015-02-26 07:26:10

Dalian Wanda Group is interested in purchasing a 30 percent stake of Italian soccer team AC Milan, as the company continues its shopping spree to build a sports empire in Europe.

Campaign against graft in 'tug of war'

2015-02-26 07:26:10

China's anti-corruption drive will neither cease nor decelerate in the new year, the top anti-corruption body announced on the first working day after the Chinese New Year holiday.