Saturday, December 6, 2014
A former Chinese village head accumulated 132 Shanghai residential properties, reports said, the latest “House Uncle” — a nickname coined by netizens for male officials with multiple properties — to be identified in a corruption crackdown.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
A woman was detained in China Tuesday after leaving Japan using the passport of a friend whose body was sent across the country by parcel post marked as a doll, reports said.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
China has ordered owners of a huge Taiwan-backed shoe factory to address striking workers' grievances about unpaid social security, an official said Friday.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
A pair of Russian daredevil climbers ascended to the top of the world's second tallest building in China's commercial hub Shanghai, posting a stomach-turning video that has received more than a million views.
Friday, February 14, 2014
Couples looking to enjoy a romantic Valentine's Day at one Chinese cinema will be out of luck this Friday, thwarted by singles who bought up all the odd-numbered seats.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Local authorities in Shanghai have denied that a petitioner was beaten to death by local police over a property dispute.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
Dozens of people protested in the heart of China's commercial hub Shanghai on Saturday after the death of a petitioner following his alleged beating by police.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
Chinese government bond futures rose on their debut Friday as authorities lifted an 18-year ban on the product as part of efforts to speed up economic reforms.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Chinese state media increased the pressure on British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) over a bribery investigation Tuesday, accusing the firm of being responsible rather than individual employees.