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12 manufacturers' products allegedly being tested for African swine fever virus

Sanquan Food, a frozen food producer based in Central China's Henan Province, denied reports that samples of the company's frozen dumplings appeared to have tested positive for African swine fever, saying they were rumors.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/17 19:48:39

Peking University expels actor Zhai Tianlin over plagiarism claim

Peking University's Guanghua School of Management has decided to expel Zhai Tianlin from its postdoctoral stations over plagiarism claims, according to a statement released by the university on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/17 17:48:39

100 baby seals stolen from breeding ground in NE China, 1/3 die in poor treatment

More than a third of the 100 baby seals stolen from a breeding zone had died by Saturday after local police in Dalian, Northeast China's Liaoning Province took several suspects in custody.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/17 15:57:53

PLA Rocket Force opens first social media accounts with a bit of humor

Long considered one of China's most inscrutable armed forces, the tight-lipped People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force opened its first social media accounts, with one humorously named "DF Express," a nickname conjured up by military enthusiasts years ago in praise of Dongfeng ballistic missiles' ability to strike a global target both quickly and accurately.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/17 15:38:39

Xinjiang supports over 4 million students with financial difficulties in 2018

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has supported more than 4.2 million students with financial difficulties in 2018, according to the regional education department.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 12:52:13

Daily railway trips surpass 10 million for 8 consecutive days in China

Daily railway trips in China exceed 10 million for eight consecutive days during the Spring Festival travel rush, data from the national railway operator showed Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 12:34:17

China-Europe great example of cultural dialogue, engagement: senior Chinese official

People-to-people and cultural exchanges are thriving, making China and Europe a great example of cultural dialogue and engagement, a senior Chinese official said here Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/17 8:29:13

Extensive reforestation in China makes Earth greener

China's huge and consistent efforts in reforestation to deal with soil erosion, air pollution and climate change has also contributed to global environmental protection, Chinese analysts said as NASA released data to prove China's major contributions to global forestation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/16 0:08:39

Senior CPC official stresses integrated development of media

A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) underscored efforts to promote integrated development of media and study of Party theories.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 22:21:31

University confirms Chinese celebrity's academic misconduct amid doubts online

Peking University on Saturday confirmed academic misconduct by Zhai Tianlin, a Chinese celebrity recently doubted online over his academic achievements, according to a statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 22:16:41

Chinese sailors continue to gather experience on world stage

China is one of the new kids on the block when it comes to high performance competitive sailing -- but that didn't stop the red boat going head to head with the host team on the final day of the SailGP in Australia.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 22:04:58

China to revise law on protection of minors

China plans to revise the Law on the Protection of Minors this year, according to the Social Development Affairs Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 22:01:32

Shanghai cracks down on mafia-style crime

Police in Shanghai arrested 1,017 suspects involved in mafia-style activities last year as the city stepped up its crackdown on gang crimes.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 15:43:55

China to continue enhancing teacher education: official

The Ministry of Education (MOE) has vowed to further enhance China's teacher education in a bid to improve the quality of teachers for the new era.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 14:59:49

Gas poisoning kills 7 at South China paper mill

Seven people were killed in a gas poisoning case at a paper mill in south China's Guangdong Province Friday night, local authorities said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 14:03:08

Beijing goes digital in improving urban administration

While many Beijingers greeted the first snow of this dry winter with joy, Zhang Qingxing was stressing out.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 13:39:30

Xinjiang prefecture promotes multi-ethnic communities

Aksu Prefecture in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is encouraging residents of different ethnic groups to live in the same residential communities to promote communications and ethnic unity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/16 12:24:45

China's lawyers' associations receive 7,200 complaints in 2018

Lawyers' associations across China received 7,200 complaints concerning lawyers' professional conduct in 2018, up 6 percent year on year, according to the All China Lawyers Association (ACLA).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 11:10:09