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Prosecutors pursue former officials of Chinalco, Shanxi

Chinese prosecutors have indicted or identified several officials for arrest over their alleged corrupt practices, the top procuratorate announced on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 15:05:19

Beijing to increase public transportation fare prices next month

Beijing's municipal government has said the planned price hike for the capital's public transportation system will go into effect on December 28.
Source: CRI | 2014-11-27 14:22:28

11 killed in SW China coal mine explosion

A coal mine explosion killed 11 people in southwest China's Guizhou Province Thursday morning, local authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 13:33:27

More Chinese overseas students eye work opportunities back home

More and more Chinese students are choosing to seek employment back home following overseas study, according to a report released Wednesday by the Education Ministry.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 13:31:00

President Xi's Australia visit significant success: Australian expert

Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent visit to Australia is a significant success, according to Hugh White, Australian strategist and professor at the Australian National University.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 10:01:39

Two killed as coach overturns in NW China

Two people have been confirmed dead after a coach overturned on an expressway in northwest China's Gansu Province Wednesday night, rescuers said.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 9:48:45

Wild panda dies in southwest China

A wild giant panda in southwest China has died days after being found with severe injuries possibly from an attack by a group of martens.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 9:47:19

Xi lauds retired officials

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday stressed the value of veteran officials, calling them valuable assets for both the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 8:51:10

China pursues fugitive corrupt officials via overseas courts

China is starting to repatriate corrupt officials who fled to the US and Canada to escape prosecution, despite the lack of extradition treaties with the two nations, a senior Ministry of Foreign Affairs official said Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 0:43:01

HK protest leaders arrested

Two key student leaders at the heart of the Hong Kong Occupy protests were arrested Wednesday during the second day that authorities moved to clear a major protest site in Mong Kok, as residents and business owners expressed relief over resumed traffic and business operations in the area.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 0:38:02

Schools to observe Constitution Day

Students across the country will read the Constitution on December 4, the first National Constitution Day, according to a government circular.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-11-27 0:33:31

Secret meeting between German politician and Ai Weiwei violated protocol: analyst

The secret meeting between a visiting German politician and dissident artist Ai Weiwei on Sunday in Beijing is a clear violation of the diplomatic code of conduct and was arranged for the politician’s personal agenda, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 0:23:01

Red alert

A tourist checks the air quality index on the cellphone at the Tiananmen Square on Wednesday in Beijing, as the capital suffers serious pollution. The State Council on Wednesday passed an amended draft air pollution prevention and control law, which emphasizes addressing the sources, total discharge and density of pollutants. Photo: CFP
Source: CFP | 2014-11-27 0:08:20