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141 missing in southwest China landslide

A landslide in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Saturday morning buried 46 homes, and 141 people are missing, according to the provincial government.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/24 13:41:42

Giant pandas "Meng Meng", "Jiao Qing" leave for Germany

Photo taken on May 3, 2017 shows giant panda "Meng Meng" at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province. Giant pandas "Meng Meng" and "Jiao Qing" took a chartered flight on June 24 from Chengdu to settle in their new home at the Berlin Zoo in Berlin, Germany, on a 15-year research mission. "Meng Meng", a female, is four years old, and "Jiao Qing" is a seven-year-old male.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/24 11:30:23

Sheep in northern part of Tibet enter milk production season

A local family milk ewes on the Nam Co, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, June 22, 2017. With the arrival of summer, sheep in the northern part of Tibet region have entered their milk production season. Local herdsmen would tie ewes together and milk them one by one, a tradition that has lasted over 1,000 years here.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/24 11:28:42

UN adopts China-led human rights resolution

Chinese analysts noted that developing countries will have a louder voice and play a bigger role in human rights protection after a UN rights body adopted, for the first time, a resolution on development issues.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/24 0:43:05

Coming and going

Giant panda Jiaoqing looks curiously at a camera on Friday during a farewell party held in the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Southwest China’s Sichuan Province, before he and fellow panda Mengmeng fly to Berlin Zoo, the oldest zoo in Germany on Saturday. The pair of pandas will be leased to the zoo for 15 years
Source: CFP | 2017/6/24 0:43:02

Wading home from school

A student walks her bike through floodwater after heavy rain fell on Friday in Weifang, East China’s Shandong Province.
Source: CFP | 2017/6/23 23:58:40

New intel law would ban impersonating intelligence officers

Anyone who impersonates an intelligence officer in China could soon face criminal sanctions if the latest draft of a national intelligence law draft that was deliberated by lawmakers on Thursday is passed in its current form.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/23 23:53:40

Shandong debt collector killer has sentence cut to 5 years

The high court of East China's Shandong Province on Friday morning reached a verdict in the second trial of Yu Huan, the 22-year-old who fatally stabbed a debt collector while defending his mother, reducing his sentence from life behind bars to five years in prison.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/23 23:53:40

Military, armed cops end most paid services

As of the end of May, 70 percent of paid military services have been ended, with related personnel being settled and issues being resolved properly, the PLA Daily reported on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/23 23:48:40

Government debt risk under control: official

China's government debt risk is "largely controllable" and authorities have rolled out new measures to strengthen local government debt management, Zhang Shaochun, vice minister of finance, said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 22:54:38

China takes steps to improve social credit system

China on Friday announced more measures to improve its national social credit system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 22:49:04

China punishes hundreds for fiscal violations

Chinese authorities have punished hundreds of people involved in major fiscal violations, after an audit of the government's 2016 central budget and fiscal policy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 22:01:49

Guangzhou tests with women-only metro carriages

Guangzhou metro said Friday that starting June 28, the city will have women-only metro carriages.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 19:30:11

Shaanxi police dogs well ready for duty

Police dogs search for suspicious items hidden in luggage during a drill in Baoji City, Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, June 21, 2017. The province’s 302 police dogs demonstrated their skills in searching for drugs and explosives as well as assisting in the capture of terror suspects.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 14:49:38

Court in Shandong sentences man to five years for stabbing debt collectors in retrial

A higher court in East China's Shandong Province on Friday morning sentenced the defendant to five years in prison at the second trial for a high profile case in which a son stabbed and killed a violent debt collector while defending his mother.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/23 11:41:51

People catch shrimps on Poyang Lake after three-month fishing ban

People catch shrimps on the Poyang Lake, China's largest freshwater lake, after a three-month fishing ban in Duchang County, east China's Jiangxi Province, June 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 10:54:25

People cool off in swimming pool in east China

People cool off in a swimming pool in Yangzhou City, east China's Jiangsu Province, June 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 10:36:02

Chinese public criticizes calls from UN to take refugees

Calls for the Chinese government to do more to accept refugees into the country have met with waves of criticism among the public who cite Europe’s immigration crisis and China’s lack of ability as major reasons.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/23 0:23:40