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Chinese Vice Premier greets Asian Games delegation

Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan called on the sports sector on Wednesday to work hard in their preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/6 10:41:35

Punishment for cyber stalking, bullying urged after near suicide

Officials called for penalties against cyber stalking and bullying after a netizen tried to kill herself after falling victim to such offenses.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:28:41

US prosecutors unlikely not to charge JD founder: lawyer

Although a Minneapolis police report shows that Chinese billionaire, JD.com founder Richard Liu Qaingdong was arrested Friday over rape allegations, his US lawyer said Liu will not necessarily be charged.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:23:44

Rural kids struggle in top college

A story on the gap in social status and family background stigma faced by students from poor areas studying in China's top universities is trending on Chinese social media.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:23:42

Chinese tours to Africa rise on deep ties

The deep friendship forged between China and African countries, especially with the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), has led to an increasing number of Chinese visiting Africa this year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:23:42

Chinese medical stent makes Lancet breakthrough

The debut of a China-developed medical device in the world's oldest and best-known medical journal has been hailed by Chinese media as a breakthrough for Chinese medical innovation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:23:41

Tibet looks to stars with new telescope

Science and technology authorities in Tibet are promoting the construction of a sub-millimeter-wave telescope which would have the world's largest caliber, as well as a series of astronomical programs on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 23:18:42

Man accused of sending sexually harassing texts to teen after her mother rejected him

A man in Southwest China may face charges for allegedly sending sexual and threatening messages to a teenage girl who says it was revenge for being turned down by her mother.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 18:53:40

UK man's supposed discovery of missing MH370 using only Google Maps questioned by Chinese experts

Widely reported claims by a British man that he has found the missing Flight MH370 using Google Maps are "not reliable," Chinese aviation experts said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 18:03:41

Chinese experts optimistic about legalization of Filipino domestic helpers amid increasing demand

Personal information of more than 40 maids is listed on the webpage of the Beijing-based agency Favorite, including maids not only from the Philippines but also Myanmar and Indonesia.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 18:03:41

China-made degradable plastics promise end to ocean pollution

Chinese scientists have developed a plastic that degrades in seawater and could help curb the increasingly serious plastic pollution in the oceans.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 14:53:24

New cargo route links Inner Mongolia, Iran

A new freight train service linking north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with the Iranian city of Bam, was launched Tuesday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/5 10:03:33

China active in fighting global cybercrimes

China has been actively participating in the cooperation and governance of international cyber security, Chinese experts said on Tuesday. They urged the government to include cyber security construction in the country's growing interests overseas.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/5 0:08:39

Shandong fines 3 people for forged online death threats

Cyber police in East China's Shandong Province imposed a fine of 1,000 yuan ($146) against three people who forged death threats on Chinese social media platforms, which startled embassies and even China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:28:40

Chinese court criticized for seeking help from ethnic committee

A court in Central China successfully resolved a case to evict an overstaying restaurant owner from a rented house. However,netizens criticized the court after they learned that the case was resolved with the help of ethnic and religious authorities.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:26:06

Youth league urges end to 'volume idols'

China's top Communist youth organization has accused a member of a popular boy band of artificially padding the number of posts and likes on his Weibo post.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:26:05

Driver runs over police to avoid parking ticket in Shanghai

The driver of a car-hailing vehicle hit a police car in downtown Shanghai when he was caught violating traffic rules but refused to cooperate with police.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 23:13:40

Parents protest plan to assign children to boarding schools to reduce classroom sizes

The Leiyang city government in Central China's Hunan Province proposed plans on Monday to resolve issues related to overcrowded classrooms, which triggered a violent protest this weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/4 18:03:40