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  • Man arrested for fabricating rumors

    2013-08-27 07:40

    Shanghai police have detained a man suspected of fabricating online rumors that a female executive at State-owned oil giant Sinopec accepted sexual favors as a bribe from a US supplier, and that the supplier subsequently blackmailed her.

  • Draft targets substandard product retailers

    2013-08-27 01:00

    A draft law amendment unveiled Monday has proposed raising the top compensation that business owners must pay if they intentionally sell substandard goods.

  • Foreigners nabbed for personal info trade

    2013-08-27 05:59

    Police in Shanghai have detained a foreign couple who were suspectedly involved in operating illegal research companies and trafficking personal information, police sources said on Monday.

  • 12 injured in plane blaze

    2013-08-26 11:17

    Twelve people have been injured after an engine caught fire on take-off at Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport in Shenzhen, East China's Guangdong province on Sunday evening, chinanews.com reported.

  • Trending news across China

    2013-08-26 10:02

    From a subway pee that turned into a plea. Heard of mutton dressed as lamb? Tried cotton lately? And, yes, the trial of the century enters day five – it’s all trending across China.

  • System to keep tabs on welfare claims

    2013-08-26 07:34

    Beijing is to introduce a computer system accessible by various governmental agencies that will help verify the economic circumstances of recipients of low-income allowances, so that welfare spending can be targeted at those most in need.

  • Knife-wielding man attacks 10 in SW China

    2013-08-26 06:19

    A knife-wielding man hacked 10 people on Sunday evening in downtown Chengdu, capital city of southwest China's Sichuan Province, local police said.

  • Games spark Nanjing's passion for sports

    2013-08-26 00:00

    The 2nd Asian Youth Games held in Nanjing recently has ignited the city's passion for sports, said the executive chairman of its organizing committee.

  • Singapore PM to visit China

    2013-08-24 21:40

    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will make an official visit to China from Sunday till next Saturday at the invitation of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.

  • More than skin deep

    2013-08-25 09:15

    A growing Chinese willingness to go under the knife for cosmetic purposes cuts to core questions about the changing national psyche. Many are facing the ugly side of beauty's pursuit - addiction, disfigurement and self-esteem problems. Liu Zhihua reports.

  • Hooked on the scalpel

    2013-08-25 09:42

    A growing number of Chinese are discovering cosmetic procedures' potential to become habit-forming as more people in the country surgically alter their appearances.

  • Students urged to dream big

    2013-08-24 11:04

    The Chinese Dream ideal will be the first academic lesson for primary and middle school students across China this year.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.