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  • Knife-wielding man kills two in bus robbery

    2013-08-20 01:10

    Two people have been killed and another 13 injured after a knife-wielding man attempted to rob a bus in Central China's Henan province Monday afternoon.

  • Teen feared drowned in river tragedy

    2013-08-19 11:21

    Soldiers, policemen, and villagers search for a missing 14-year-old boy in the Jialu River in Zhongmou county, Central China's Henan province, Aug 18, 2013.

  • Police officer probed for throwing baby

    2013-08-19 09:42

    One month after a Beijing man was accused of throwing a young girl to the ground, a similar case in Henan province has sparked public outrage.

  • Formula sales to move to pharmacies

    2013-08-19 08:11

    Authorities are to require that all baby formula on the Chinese mainland be sold in pharmacies or in shops that are qualified to sell medicines.

  • Private sector to care for the elderly

    2013-08-19 00:41

    The Chinese government will make major policy adjustments to enable the private sector to play a leading role in providing services for aging population.

  • 9 killed in south China floods

    2013-08-19 09:32

    Floods triggered by continuous downpours since Friday have left at least nine people dead in South China's Guangdong province, local authorities said Sunday.

  • Guangzhou rail service suspended, 80,000 affected

    2013-08-18 12:04

    Train service of Guangzhou Railway Station, a rail hub in South China, has been suspended after landslides blocked a railway artery linking Guangzhou and Beijing. Floods, typhoon ravage China Relief supplies sent to flood-hit areas in NE China

  • Typhoon Utor leaves 4 dead, 4 missing

    2013-08-17 07:04

    Four people have died and four others remain missing following continuous downpours brought by Typhoon Utor in south China's Guangdong province, according to local authorities.

  • Senior care market opens wider

    2013-08-17 01:06

    Foreign and private investors are being encouraged to invest in the elderly care market, a move can help boost domestic demand and create jobs.

  • When phone lines become lifelines

    2013-08-17 00:19

    The loss of his smartphone was a big blow for Xia Nan. The 31-year-old high-tech company worker from Beijing said he left his iPhone device in a taxi, turning his world upside down.

  • Young pilots take to the air amid shortage

    2013-08-17 01:18

    A 16-year-old high school student has flown a plane to an altitude of 305 meters, making him one of the youngest Chinese to fly an aircraft.

  • China's 1st modern tram network begins trial run

    2013-08-16 09:15

    A tram runs in Hunnan New District of Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, Aug. 15, 2013. The tram network in Hunnan New District, China's first modern tram network, including four lines with the total length of 60 kilometers, began trial operation on Thursday and is expected to be put into service on Sept. 15.

  • 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.