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Company manager leaps to his death

[2012-08-06 21:56]

Li Fei, the manager of Zhejiang Chengxing Solar Technology Co in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, committed suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of his office building on Aug 3, local police said on Sunday.

2nd-tiers cities woo top graduates

[2012-08-06 20:18]

China's economically-booming second-tier cities are striving to woo outstanding graduates from top Chinese universities in a bid to bolster public administration.

Zhengzhou traffic police fines 1,793 vehicles

[2012-08-06 17:01]

Traffic police in Zhengzhou caught a total of 1,793 vehicles violating traffic rules on Friday night during a crackdown against illegal driving activities.

Car crash kills 4 in Nanjing

[2012-08-06 16:55]

A sports car crashed into a truck on Sunday morning in Nanjing, the capital of East China's Jiangsu province, killing four people.

Food administration warns against wild mushrooms

[2012-08-03 18:21]

The country's top food administration has warned against the consumption of wild mushrooms in the wake of several food poisoning cases involving toxic mushrooms since July.

No-bribery agreement to be signed in hospitals

[2012-08-02 21:56]

Patients and doctors will need to sign a mutual no-bribery agreement before hospitalization, a draft guideline released on Wednesday by the Ministry of Health.

'Forced' blood donation worries Chinese patients

[2012-08-02 21:52]

It never occurred to Huang Haili that she would need to give blood before her aunt, who needs a blood transfusion for her surgery, can be rolled into an operating room.

CSR wins metro project in Turkey

[2012-08-02 20:19]

CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co Ltd has won a bid to work on a metro project in Ankara, Turkey, obtaining a contract worth 2.5 billion yuan($392.3 million).

Shenzhen tests waste classification

[2012-08-02 19:41]

Shenzhen will introduce waste classification in communities, officials from the Shenzhen urban management bureau said at a news conference on July 2.

Hotel subsidy cancelled after controversy

[2012-08-02 19:14]

A county in East China's Anhui province cancelled a 15 million yuan ($2.35 million) subsidy for a local hotel after it caused controversy.

Man claims company reneged on hiring

[2012-08-02 17:33]

A man recently sued a company for not hiring him after he won a job offer from the company on a TV show.

Man accused of killing 8 people

[2012-08-02 17:23]

A man stabbed to death nine people and seriously injured four others in Xinbin county, Northeast China's Liaoning province, on Wednesday, local police said on Thursday.