CHINA

Eco-concerns as city tackles mosquitoes in dengue fight


“Cherish lives, including those of mosquitoes,” Wu Mingliang, chief engineer of Guangzhou Huicheng Pest Control Company, told the Global Times.

Not so scary

Two baby lions play with a pumpkin lantern prepared for Halloween at the Yunnan Safari Park in Kunming, Southwest China’s Yunnan Province on Thursday. Tourists to the park can also pick pumpkin lanterns and masks at the gate and take them back home for free. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2014-11-1 0:48:01

‘Fox hunt’ success

China has captured 180 economic crime suspects abroad since a campaign began in July, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-1 0:03:02

Manhunt launched after kids murdered

Police in East China’s Jiangxi Province have launched a manhunt after two primary school students were stabbed to death on Friday, authorities said.
Source: Global Times-Agencies | 2014-11-1 0:03:01

No spooky costumes on subway, say Beijing police

Beijing police have warned people they may face arrest for wearing Halloween fancy dress on the subway due to safety concerns, The Beijing News reported.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-1 0:03:01

200 million cash seized from official’s home

Prosecuting authorities seized more than 200 million yuan ($32 million) in cash from the home of a senior official, China’s top procuratorate said on Friday, adding the seized amount is the largest discovered since the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1949.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2014-10-31 23:53:01

Open-air drama

A Chinese actor and a actress perform in the Second Wuzhen Theatre Festival in Wuzhen, Zhejiang Province, on Thursday. The 11-day festival has attracted more than 300 performance groups from all over the world. Photo: CFP
Source: CFP | 2014-10-31 23:48:01

Chinese vice premier meets Rosneft CEO

Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli met here Friday with Russian oil company Rosneft chief Igor Sechin to pave the way for a meeting between Chinese and Russian presidents during the APEC summit in Beijing next month.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 23:25:45

No Chinese citizens visiting DPRK quarantined: embassy

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has in recent days taken tough measures to keep the Ebola virus out of the country, but so far no Chinese citizens traveling to the country have been quarantined, the Chinese Embassy in the DPRK said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 23:24:04

Chinese VP mourns death of Zambian president

Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao mourned the death of Zambian President Michael Sata on Friday at the Zambian Embassy in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 22:16:26

Chinese premier calls for sustainable urban development

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called for more international cooperation on sustainable urban development.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 22:16:12

3 schoolchildren stabbed in east China

Police in East China's Jiangxi Province have launched a manhunt after two schoolchildren were stabbed to death and another sustained serious injuries on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 22:15:46

Full text: Speech by Premier Li Keqiang at Fourth Ministerial Conference of Istanbul Process on Afghanistan (1)

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivered a speech at the opening ceremony of the Fourth Ministerial Conference of Istanbul Process on Afghanistan held in Beijing on Friday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 22:14:59

Chinese embassy donates pavement for disabled students in Botswana

Chinese embassy to Botswana on Friday officially handed over a pavement project for students disabilities to a local school.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-10-31 22:14:17