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A woman is carried out of her submerged vehicle Monday morning in Guilin, South China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/5/7 23:13:40

Taiwan authorities have only themselves to blame for being rebuffed by WHA: FM

Taiwan authorities have only themselves to blame for being rejected by the World Health Assembly again this year, China's foreign ministry said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 23:08:40

Chinese netizens slam US Embassy over Taiwan listing by airlines

Chinese netizens swarmed into the US Embassy's Sina Weibo account to criticize it for making excuses for some US airlines companies which listed Taiwan as a country after the embassy posted a statement on Monday calling China to "stop threatening American companies."
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 22:08:40

Party picks disgraced publicity official as anti-graft poster boy

Fallen cyberspace administration chief Lu Wei is being used as a warning to eliminate threats to the political security of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in provincial anti-corruption campaigns, which a Chinese expert said would deter violators ahead of personnel changes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 21:33:39

China stresses transparent handling of criminal appeal cases

The Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) on Monday asked for more transparent handling of criminal appeal cases.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 20:29:49

Party graft watchdog offers sneak peek into conference division

China's graft watchdog gave a glimpse into the workings of one of its confidential departments to the public on Monday in a rare move to demonstrate its loyalty to the Party.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 17:58:40

New tech allows checks on workers' state of mind when under pressure

Workers in China have been given hats fitted with sensors that detect their brainwaves to tell if they are losing their concentration while on the job.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 17:58:39

Prosecutors approve 2 writers' arrest for defaming dairy group CEO

Prosecutors in Hohhot, capital of North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region have approved the arrest of two writers who wrote and spread a novel that defames giant Chinese dairy company Yili Group.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/7 16:28:39

China's populous province to lift 1.1 mln people out of poverty in 2018

The populous central Henan Province vows to help 1.1 million people in rural areas shake off poverty this year, the provincial government said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 15:43:24

3 dead in east China underground car-park accident

Three people have been killed after a tube fell and hit a car in an underground car park in east China's Jiangsu Province, local police said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 14:55:02

China's voluntary organ donors exceed 300,000

China has more than 300,000 registered organ donors, according to the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 14:53:27

Chinese ancient town says no to disturbing smell of foods

The ancient town of Pingyao has decided to ban all businesses selling foods that have a strong smell, as an effort to improve its environment.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 14:31:15

Chinese streamer arrested for hunting, killing and selling rare birds

A popular Chinese streamer on the Kuaishou app was arrested in Harbin, the capital city of Heilongjiang Province, for hunting, killing and selling several species of rare birds, China National Radio reported.
Source: People's Daily | 2018/5/7 14:11:50

Driver arrested in fatal car accident in Hong Kong

A mini-bus driver was arrested after causing one death in a car accident in Hong Kong, according to local media on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/7 13:35:23

Chinese city uses VR gear in test of CPC members' loyalty

Members of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in Qingyang town, Binzhou city, in East China's Shandong Province appear to be first to be required to take loyalty tests using virtual reality (VR) gear.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/6 23:43:39

Taobao vendors offer to retrieve deleted WeChat messages for 10 yuan

Angry WeChat users are raising concerns about the security and privacy of their accounts, after a number of 'vendors' with online shops on Taobao claimed they can surreptitiously retrieve deleted messages from any phones' WeChat account.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/6 23:38:39

Famed Chinese orphanage closed, leader detained

Authorities in North China's Hebei Province closed an orphanage and have detained its well-known owner over the weekend in a case that has sparked discussions on whether an individual should be allowed to accumulate wealth while operating a charity.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/6 23:35:40

Puppy cake

Where can you find a cake shaped like a sleeping puppy, a dough figure as elegant as an oriental palace lady, and a vivid cream flower that you can't tell from a real one? A pastry shop in Kunming, South China's Yunnan Province, goes viral for its life-like pastry desserts, attracting many people to purchase and share photos of their famed cakes.
Source: VCG | 2018/5/6 23:33:39