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Chinese mourn elder Bush's death

The Chinese public mourned the loss of former US president George H.W. Bush on Sunday, whom they consider an "old friend of the Chinese people."
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 22:48:40

Higher rewards for reports on pornographic, illegal publications in China

China will raise the reward to those who report pornographic and illegal publications up to 600,000 yuan (around 86,387 US dollars), starting from December.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 18:26:04

1 in 95 to be recruited in fiercest national civil service exam in 5 years

The exam this year sees the most fierce competition over the half decade, with an average admission rate of 95:1.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/2 18:21:02

Farewell photos that say a thousand words

"I knew grandpa would be gone someday, so I decided to record each and every moment I spent with him," said Shi Mengyao, 29.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 14:17:00

China extends poverty relief, social security for disabled: report

China has taken various measures to promote poverty alleviation and social security for the disabled, according to a report published by the Social Sciences Academic Press.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 11:08:10

258 runners accused of cheating during Shenzhen Half Marathon

A total of 258 runners were penalized for cheating in a recent Shenzhen Half Marathon, event organizers said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/2 9:50:14

China to launch tough battle against pollution in Bohai Sea area

China will take a comprehensive set of measures to fight against pollution and protect the environment of the Bohai Sea area, China's environment watchdog said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 23:37:34

China punishes over 7,800 officials for violating frugality rules in October

China's top anti-graft body said 7,819 officials were punished for violating frugality rules in October.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 22:26:08

Hong Kong urges public to deepen understanding on AIDS prevention

Hong Kong launched a campaign in support of World AIDS Day on Saturday, to deepen public understanding on Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) and prevention, as well as appeal to them to help support people living with HIV.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 22:25:04

Chinese scientists call for control of global warming

Chinese scientists have called for control of global warming to decrease droughts.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 18:06:43

Strong cold front to chill north China

A strong cold front sweeping most parts of north China will bring low temperatures and strong winds in the coming three days, the national observatory forecast Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/1 18:01:11

A-Z pickup station

Students collect courier deliveries from cabinets on Friday, which were set up for students and teachers at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing. There are some 3,800 cabinets arranged in columns from A to Z. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/11/30 23:13:40

Malaysia abandons search for MH370, families vow to carry on

Relatives of passengers on board flight MH370 said on Friday they won't give up their efforts to resolve the mystery of the missing jetliner even though the Malaysian government has disbanded the search team.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/30 22:43:40

Court acquits man of murder after decades in prison

After spending 23 years behind bars in Northeast China, Jin Zhehong was finally acquitted of rape and murder by the Jilin Provincial Higher People's Court on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/30 21:38:40

New device to help China produce homegrown nano products

A new device using nanotechnology will boost China's ability to manufacture microchips used in sensors and optical instruments, the deputy chief designer said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/30 20:48:40

China to revise indoor air quality standard

The National Health Commission (NHC) has initiated a revision of China's current indoor air quality standard, said its official website Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 16:41:32

Qinghai receives 10 bln yuan of pairing-assistance since 2010

Six Tibetan autonomous prefectures in northwest China's Qinghai Province have received over 10 billion yuan (1.4 billion US dollars) via a national pairing-assistance program to ease poverty since 2010, according to the provincial organization department.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 16:41:02

Beijing issues yellow alert for heavy air pollution

Beijing has issued a yellow alert Friday for heavy air pollution as a round of smog will hit the city at the weekend, local authorities have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/30 16:40:44