Friday, July 25, 2014
A Chinese town sealed off after a man died of plague re-opened on Thursday after authorities found no further cases of the illness, state media said.
A man used a blunt razor to chop off the testicles of four patients at a Chinese nursing home, state media said Thursday.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Chinese police on Wednesday detained five people from a unit of U.S. food supplier OSI Group, a statement said, in a case involving expired meat sold to fast food giants including McDonald's and KFC.
Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief.
A Chinese blogger known for criticizing the ruling Communist Party was sentenced Wednesday to six-and-a-half years in jail, state media said, as authorities pursue a crackdown on online “rumors.”
Typhoon Matmo churned ashore in southeastern China on Wednesday and was downgraded to a tropical storm, while the death toll from last week's more powerful Typhoon Rammasun rose further.
Parts of a northern Chinese city have been quarantined after state media said a man there died of bubonic plague.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Cuba with hopes of expanding political and economic ties in the fellow communist nation.
Beijing has created at least 100 fake Twitter accounts to spread propaganda about Tibet and other Chinese concerns, a campaign group said.
The Swiss and Chinese central banks signed a currency swap agreement in Beijing on Monday, marking an important step in the development of a market for yuan in Switzerland, the Swiss central bank BNS said.