Tuesday, October 20, 2015
A Chinese insurer is offering payouts for people accused of causing injuries while helping elderly people in trouble, state media said Monday, after a string of "Good Samaritans" faced fines.
Monday, October 19, 2015
Mainland China leader Xi Jinping begins a four-day visit to the UK on Tuesday in which human rights issues are to be eclipsed by lavish ceremony and hardnosed business talk heralding a "golden era" in ties.
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Mainland China gathered defense officials and experts from across the Asia-Pacific in Beijing Friday for a three-day security forum intended to boost the Asian giant's influence on the global stage.
Friday, October 16, 2015
Chinese academics will be required to promote Communist Party doctrine on the Internet, state-run media said Thursday, with promotions dependent on their ability to guide political discussions online.
Washington on Wednesday renewed its call for mainland China to release a Christian rights activist detained just before he was to meet a U.S. envoy researching religious freedom.
China worked with police in neighboring Myanmar to nab the 16-year-old son of a detained rights lawyer and send him back home because he had been coerced into a plot to illegally migrate, Chinese state media said Monday.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Mainland China sentenced a former top oil executive to prison Tuesday, the latest ally of the country's former domestic security chief to be punished in a sweeping anti-corruption campaign.
A former Chinese deputy public security minister went on trial for corruption Wednesday, state media reported, the fifth ally of the country's ex-security chief to face justice in three days.
A Tibetan author jailed by China for writing a book about the Himalayan region has been released after a decade in prison, a U.S.-based rights group said.