Millionaire Samaritan in debt after raising 73 children

2015-06-19 15:25:49

A woman has spent the past 19 years using the millions she made from her investments in the 1980s to house 73 abandoned children.

3 Chinese metropolises among most costly cities for expats

2015-06-19 11:06:10

Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing are among the top 10 most expensive cities for expats, according to Mercer's annual Cost of Living Survey.

The children left to fend for themselves

2015-06-19 07:49:01

More than 15 percent of "left-behind" children have no physical contact with their parents during the course of a calendar year, and 4 percent receive just one phone call a year, according to a survey released on Thursday.

Death demanded for child traffickers

2015-06-19 07:49:01

Calls on social media to hand down death sentences to anyone involved in child trafficking have created a heated debate on appropriate punishment for such offenses.

Successful parents value overseas study

2015-06-19 07:49:01

62 percent of sample who want to send children abroad are senior leaders or heads of companies.

New channel opens for Chinese to tip off corrupt officials

2015-06-19 16:25:48

China's top discipline inspection agency opened a new tip-off gateway on its website against low-level corrupt officials on Friday.

Xi pledges support for vocational training

2015-06-19 04:40:29

President Xi Jinping promised during a visit to Guizhou province to promote vocational education to support manufacturing and alleviate poverty.

Nansha reclamation to end soon - as planned

2015-06-17 07:32:48

China will complete its land reclamation project on some islands and reefs in the Nansha Islands in coming days as planned.

China, US spearhead MERS fight

2015-06-17 07:49:27

Chinese and US scientists have jointly developed a new antibody targeting the Middle East respiratory syndrome virus, which has killed 19 people and put more than 150 in hospitals.

Electrically propelled satellite being planned

2015-06-17 07:49:27

China is developing electrically propelled satellites and plans to send the first one into space around 2020, according to a senior satellite designer at the China Academy of Space Technology.

Uyghur killed by police after Xi'an railway attack

2015-06-17 15:38:43

Police shot and killed a man who attacked passengers at Xi'an Railway Station early on Wednesday morning.

Ministry issues May air quality report on 74 cities

2015-06-17 14:59:42

China's Ministry of Environmental Protection has issued a report on Tuesday regarding the air quality of China's 74 cities during the past month, with 7 cities on the Pearl River Delta among the Top 10.