Tuesday, May 5, 2015
China's former top representative in Hong Kong -- who once branded the colony's last British governor Chris Patten a "sinner for a thousand years" -- has died aged 87, the government said Monday.
Monday, May 4, 2015
A pilot said Sunday that he is anxious but excited about flying a solar plane solo from mainland China to Hawaii on the longest leg of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel.
A woman who took her dog for a walk on a highway in China while her car was parked in the middle of the road was "punished" by police, state media said Sunday.
Friday, May 1, 2015
An arsonist who injured more than 30 people by setting fire to a bus in the Chinese city of Hangzhou was executed on Thursday, authorities said.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Yi Zhenxing's movie career started by posting clips of himself online with a paper bag over his head commenting on computer games.
Possible remains of Soviet troops who died fighting in mainland China in the closing days of World War II have been found, state media reported, as Moscow and Beijing gear up to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the conflict's end.
Monday, April 27, 2015
With two Chinese golfers tied for the lead going into the final round of the Volvo China Open, there was a good chance one of them would become the first from the country to capture a European Tour title on home soil.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
A senior mainlander official has denied claims that there has been a surge in the number of civil servants resigning amid the continuing government frugality campaign.
One of five leading mainland Chinese feminist advocates said she went through lengthy and verbally abusive interrogations after she was conditionally released in a case that has attracted international attention.