Saturday, July 19, 2014
China's military will take part in an infantry exercise for the first time with Australian and U.S. forces in October, the Pentagon said on Thursday.
Friday, July 18, 2014
he Shanghai court that will try two foreign investigators linked to the bribery case of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in China said Thursday it will hold an open trial, following diplomatic and family protests.
Fidgeting with his placard, six-year-old Fang Mingxing made an unlikely protester. But he was on the front line of a demonstration in China's capital, shouting: “I want to go to school.”
A Chinese regional official was sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for bribe-taking, a court said, the first high-ranking bureaucrat to be jailed in the corruption crackdown overseen by President Xi Jinping.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
One of China's renowned ancient towns was under water Wednesday as heavy rain hit the centre of the country, with tens of thousands of people evacuated from the area.
Three members of an imprisoned pastor's family have sneaked out of China to the U.S. with the help of activists after complaining about an extended campaign of harassment by Chinese authorities, a Christian rights group said Tuesday.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Beijing won a key victory Monday in a trade dispute with Washington, as a World Trade Organization (WTO) panel said the United States was wrong to slap punitive duties on a host of Chinese goods.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Three prominent allies of China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang are under investigation for corruption, state prosecutors said Monday, as the noose appears to tighten around one of the country's most powerful men.
Monday, July 14, 2014
After attending a wedding banquet last month in Fu-jian province's Jinjiang city, Yan Hongming joked that he'd changed his 2014 resolution from getting six-pack abs to marrying a woman from Jinjiang.
Chinese authorities have detained a prominent financial news anchor for state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV), according to media reports, in what appears to be the latest target in a corruption crackdown.