Enrollment in English recovers

2014-12-29 07:39:16

English training classes from K-12 levels seem to have recovered from shrinking numbers last year, following plans to reform the national college entrance exam, or gaokao, educators said.

Action urged after airport rape

2014-12-29 07:26:01

The Chinese embassy in Indonesia urged local authorities to thoroughly investigate a rape case involving a Chinese woman and two Indonesian airport security officers.

Memories rekindled forMH370 relatives

2014-12-29 07:07:12

News that another airliner was missing on Sunday stirred up sad memories for 23-year-old BaiJie.

China to ease investment rules in free trade zones

2014-12-28 22:07:19

The Chinese government has been authorized to ease investment rules in three new free trade zones (FTZs) after top legislature gave the go ahead during a bi-monthly meeting on Sunday.

Beijing opens four new subway lines

2014-12-28 15:56:36

Beijing began trial operations of four new subway lines on Sunday in the latest effort to ease the city's traffic jams.

China's newsmakers of the Year

2014-12-28 07:06:56

From China's most successful tennis player Li Na to China's new richest man, to Internet pop sensation Chopsticks Brothers,China Daily website presents Newsmakers of the Year.

Beijing ready for public transit fare hikes

2014-12-27 22:12:13

According to the pricing adjustment plan, the minimum price for a subway ride will be 3 yuan, which covers a ride of 6 km, compared with the current flat-fare of 2 yuan with unlimited transfers.

Famous Chinese singer detained over drug abuse

2014-12-27 21:09:24

Popular Chinese singer Yin Xiangjie has been detained over drug use and illegal possession of drugs, the latest celebrity involved in drug offenses in China, said police on Saturday.

Four officials punished in China AIDS harassement scandal

2014-12-27 20:43:26

Three housing officials - including deputy head of the Wodong District housing bureau in Nanyang City, Wang Hesheng - were given disciplinary warnings over dereliction of duty.

Timeline of South-to-North Water Diversion Peoject

2014-12-27 12:46:19

Timeline of South-to-North Water Diversion Peoject

7 missing after boat sinks in south China

2014-12-27 11:39:07

Seven people were reported missing after their boat sank off the coast of South China's Guangdong province Friday evening.

Five dead in Yunnan after stabbing frenzy

2014-12-27 08:09:44

Five residents were killed and nine others were injured in an attack in Yunnan province on Friday morning, according to the local publicity authority.