Two held for hacking railway website

2014-12-26 14:56:25

The authorities say police have detained two people suspected of illegally obtaining and disclosing personal information stored in its official ticket booking website.

Anger after two Beijing subway lines break down

2014-12-26 13:39:38

Two subways lines broke down in Beijing on Friday morning, making the rush hour traffic even worse with tens of thousands of commuters stranded.

Foreigners flock to Taoism for natural balance

2014-12-26 07:51:25

The ancient Chinese religious philosophy is attracting a growing number of adherents across the globe, as Xu Wei reports from Yingtan, Jiangxi province

Don't ignore own culture for Xmas, schools tell students

2014-12-26 07:37:10

On Wednesday evening, as Beijing streets were choked while the city's residents rushed home to celebrate Christmas Eve, about 20,000 students of the Modern College of Northwest University in Xi'an were kept on campus to watch a film on Chinese traditional culture from 6 to 9 pm.

Reform set for GDP calculation

2014-12-26 07:37:10

China is accelerating statistical reform to launch a new unified system to calculate gross domestic product in the nation's regions.

'Anti-graft' fight is hottest online topic

2014-12-26 07:37:10

The fight against corruption has become the hottest online topic this year in China, according to reports released on Thursday by several cyberspace opinion research centers

Man wrongfully jailed seeks $2.4m

2014-12-26 07:37:39

A man who was declared innocent after being in prison for eight years applied for State compensation of 15 million yuan at a court in Fujian province.

Armor van spills $4m on road in HK

2014-12-25 11:21:38

An armor cash carrier spilled $4.51 million on to a highway in Hong Kong on Wednesday, bringing traffic to a halt as people rushed to grab the money.

Acquitted Chinese man compensated after 16 years in prison

2014-12-25 10:40:39

A Chinese man who was acquitted in a retrial after being imprisoned for 16 years received state compensation of 1.57 million yuan ($256,000) on Wednesday.

China to tighten food safety in rural markets

2014-12-25 10:12:15

China's food and drug watchdog says the country is going to improve food safety supervision in rural markets.

Watchdogs to be deployed in all top central govt bodies

2014-12-25 08:30:36

Supervision officers are to be deployed at all central Party and government organizations to intensify the campaign against corruption.

China's president was busy in 2014 building global cooperation

2014-12-25 07:58:52

China has gathered a rich diplomatic harvest over the past year: maritime tension eased, the APEC meeting in Beijing was a renowned success and leaders traveled extensively with initiatives further linking China and the world.