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Social media raises risks for teen boys to be infected with HIV


A high school boy tempted by pornographic photos, online sex dating information and advertisements for illicit drugs on social media had sex with an adult he recently met on the platform. The student claimed that the platform he registered on has many primary school and high school students.

China's commercial aerospace companies are flourishing

The aerospace industry used to be a battleground for superpowers. Space agencies were all sponsored by governments. However, commercial upstarts have joined the competition since the beginning of this century. ...

Child victims of lead poisoning to receive up to $13,000 in landmark settlement

The past six years have been difficult for Mao Baozhu, a grandmother in Hengdong county of Central China's Hunan Province. Her grandson was one of 300 victims aged 2 to ...


China by no means allows forced transfer of IPR: premier

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday vowed to further strengthen intellectual property rights (IPR) protection, saying that China by no means allows any forced transfer of IPR.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 8:39:48

Chinese premier arrives in Belgium for working visit, ASEM summit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived here on Tuesday for a working visit to Belgium and the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 8:39:21

Chinese envoy urges respect for national sovereignty over natural resources

China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ma Zhaoxu on Tuesday urged the international community to respect the sovereignty over natural resources in various countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 8:34:35

China, India begin joint training of Afghan diplomats in Delhi

China and India jointly undertook a ten-day training program for ten Afghanistan diplomats at Delhi-based Foreign Service Institute on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 1:54:38

Regulator fines vaccine scandal firm 9b yuan

China's drug regulator has slapped penalties worth 9.1 billion yuan ($1.3 billion) on Changsheng Bio-Technology for a vaccine scandal.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:18:42

Hit TV soap opera portrayal of filial piety splits viewers by generation

A popular TV soap opera about a miserable mother has split viewers in an apparent reflection of evolving views on womanhood and patriarchy in modern Chinese society.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:18:41

Supersonic missile passes test

A South China mining company completed a successful supersonic missile flight test on Monday, prompting a Chinese military expert to suggest the system will face little competition on the international arms market.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:18:41

China expels two ex-generals from Communist Party for corruption

Fang Fenghui, former member of China's Central Military Commission (CMC) and former chief of staff of the CMC Joint Staff Department, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 23:18:40

Chinese boat captain hurt in collision with South Korean vessel near Jeju Island

The captain of a Chinese fishing boat was injured in a collision between his vessel and a South Korean counterpart on Tuesday off Jeju Island.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:13:42

China, Philippines to hold 3rd South China Sea talks

China and the Philippines will hold their third meeting of the Bilateral Consultation Mechanism on the South China Sea (BCM) in China on Thursday, with a Chinese expert saying that the meeting will further lay down the foundation for greater cooperation between China and ASEAN members.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:13:41

China-India program helps to build trust

China and India are working together on a program to train Afghani diplomats, a move Chinese experts said on Tuesday that could have the corollary effect of enhancing diplomatic ties and mutual trust between the world's most populous nations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:03:40

Former senior legislator dies at 84

Ismail Amat, vice chairperson of the Standing Committee of the 10th National People's Congress, passed away due to an illness at the age of 84 in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 21:23:56

Former Chinese military chief of staff expelled from CPC

Fang Fenghui, former member of China's Central Military Commission (CMC) and former chief of staff of the CMC Joint Staff Department, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 20:27:45