Criminal Law amended to combat terrorist activities

2015-11-02 07:51:25

Five new charges related to terrorism have been added to the Criminal Law in China and took effect on Sunday, the ninth amendment to this law.

Insurance for caring services sought in rapidly aging capital

2015-11-02 08:07:02

A basic insurance policy to cover the costs of nursing care for ailing residents is urgently needed to cope with the rising demand in Beijing as the city's population rapidly ages, a health expert said.

China, Germany agree deeper cooperation

2015-10-29 20:36:32

China and Germany agreed to cooperate more as German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Beijing on Thursday.

Xi to visit Vietnam, Singapore next week

2015-10-29 19:51:16

Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Vietnam from Nov. 5 to 6 at the invitation of General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong and Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang.

Family planning policy sees big overhaul

2015-10-30 06:50:16

Government will allow all couples to have two children, which is the latest measure by the authorities to fine-tune the family planning policy.

Overseas help leads to more fugitives returned

2015-10-30 07:07:57

In the first nine months of the year, 556 fugitives returned to China from 59 countries and regions, including Australia, Canada and the US.

Green victory seen as setting trend

2015-10-30 07:32:34

Green organizations won a lawsuit against four men for environmental damage in Nanping, Fujian province, on Thursday in the first-ever public-interest litigation since the revised Environmental Protection Law took effect.

More smog due as winter begins

2015-10-30 07:30:29

Unusual weather patterns this winter may lead to more smoggy days in Northern China as emissions from coal-fired boilers become trapped close to the ground, the national environmental watchdog warned on Thursday.

556 fugitives captured in 'Fox Hunt 2015'

2015-10-29 15:10:18

A total of 556 suspects have been captured overseas since "Fox hunt 2015" began in April, an official from the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said on Thursday.

Civil servants, couriers find dating most difficult

2015-10-29 17:14:02

Civil servants, couriers, air stewardess and writers have the toughest time in dating, according to a recent online survey.

Safety of food imports is high, government reports

2015-10-29 18:53:29

Food imported to China was found to be quite safe from 2010 to 2014, as only 70,000 tons, a small fraction of total imports, failed to meet China's national food safety benchmarks.

Michael Jackson's Neverland up for Auction on Taobao

2015-10-29 14:32:22

The property was given a starting price $79 million, but only one person gave deposit for a bid before he turning down a formal offer.