Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Almost all human organs donated for transplant in mainland China go unused, state-run media said, after years of controversy about the use of body parts from executed prisoners.
A mainland lesbian on Tuesday took the mainland Chinese authorities to court over textbooks describing homosexuality as a "psychological disorder," a landmark case in a country where discrimination remains common.
A 71-year-old mainland Chinese journalist appealed Tuesday against her seven-year jail sentence for "leaking state secrets," a conviction condemned by free speech advocates worldwide.
Mainland China is proposing a financial firm to fund projects in central and eastern Europe, mainland executive chief Li Keqiang said Tuesday, extending the Asian giant's global reach as it flexes its economic muscles.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Young supporters of Hong Kong's democracy movement, known as "Umbrella Soldiers," took seats in the city's first vote since mass street protests -- but pro-Beijing forces dominated the polls in a key test of public sentiment.
Xi'an (西安), once Imperial China's cosmopolitan capital and a key node within the Silk Road commercial route that connected Asia and Europe long before multilateral trade agreements, is not only an urban spectacle, .....
Sunday, November 22, 2015
A late-night fire at a coal mine killed 21 people and left one missing in the northeastern Chinese province of Heilongjiang, local authorities and state media said Saturday.
Authorities in mainland China have cracked the country's biggest-ever underground banking network, which handled illegal foreign exchange transactions worth 410 billion yuan (US$64 billion), police said Friday.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Mainland China police have killed 28 members of a "terrorist group" in the mainly Muslim Xinjiang region, authorities announced Friday, in the bloodiest such operation in months and as Beijing denounces Western "double standards" in the wake of the Paris attacks.