China / China Scene

3 subway lines to connect to new Beijing airport

[2013-06-06 09:55]

Three subway lines will reach a planned new airport in southern Beijing's Daxing district, Chinese media reported.

Poll: Over half oppose raising retirement age

[2013-06-05 11:15]

According to a recent poll, just over half of the participants said they have issues with the possibility of increasing China's retirement age.

Top procuratorate to oversee barn fire probe

[2013-06-04 21:33]

China's top procuratorate will supervise an probe into a barn fire that consumed 1,000 tons of grain in NE China's Heilongjiang province last Friday.

Beijing magazine receives bomb in mail

[2013-06-04 21:14]

The editorial office of Life Week, a Beijing magazine, received a bomb in the mail on Tuesday.

City defends officers in conflict with vendor

[2013-06-04 21:13]

A city's urban management department defended its staff on Tuesday, after a photo posted online showing one of its officers jumping on a man's head drew widespread criticism.

Man held for plane bomb hoax

[2013-06-04 20:31]

The prime suspect in a false plane bomb hoax has been arrested, police said.

56 vehicles involved in Henan highway accidents

[2013-06-04 20:18]

The number of vehicles involved in a series of highway accidents in Henan province on Tuesday morning has risen from 32 to 56.

H7N9 emergency response program ends

[2013-05-31 10:43]

All areas affected by the H7N9 bird flu have ended emergency responses as of May 28, reported.

Reversible lanes to help traffic in Beijing

[2013-05-31 09:18]

Reversible lanes will be introduced in Beijing to relieve road congestion during rush hours.

Teacher injured while saving student

[2013-05-30 21:14]

A primary school teacher in the southern city of Shenzhen was injured on May 27 while preventing a student from being hit by a car.

Thousands busted in identity theft cases

[2013-05-30 11:02]

Police have busted 4,382 cases of personal information theft, involving 5 billion pieces of stolen information.Call for laws on info protection

HIV no longer barrier to teaching in Guangdong

[2013-05-27 10:05]

HIV carriers will be able to take up teaching posts in Guangdong province from September 1, according to a recently revised regulation from the provincial education authority.