Saturday, November 24, 2012
A 72-year-old Chinese man who became an Internet sensation after his granddaughter used him as a cross-dressing model to promote her clothing store was delighted at his new-found fame, she said.
China sacked on Friday a district Communist Party official after images of him having sex with his mistress were splashed across microblog websites.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Thousands of residents protested in a southeastern Chinese city after a traffic accident, smashing police cars and overturning three police vans, police and residents said.
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Police dispersed more than 1,000 protesters in the eastern Chinese city of Ningbo on Saturday who were demonstrating against plans to expand a petrochemical plant.
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Casino operator SJM Holdings says it has signed a deal to buy land for a new casino in Macau, the world's biggest gambling market, giving it a chance to catch up with its rivals' rapid expansion.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, which assembles Apple's iPhones and makes components for top global electronics companies, closed a plant in China on Monday after about 2,000 workers were involved in a brawl at a company dormitory.
Police in northeast China shot and killed a homeowner who set himself on fire while trying to protect his property from a demolition crew, an official and state media said Monday.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murdering seven people in southern China.
Monday, August 27, 2012
At least 36 people died when a double-decker sleeper bus slammed into the rear of a methanol tanker and burst into flames on Sunday in China's worst traffic accident in more than a year.
Thursday, August 16, 2012