A HIV-positive college graduate Monday lodged an appeal against a district court ruling that said a local education board in east China's Anhui Province did not unlawfully discriminate against him when it decided not to employ him upon knowing his HIV status.
More than 20,000 college students were forced to sign a "life and death contract" with the Shandong Jianzhu University recently.
Ten people were detained following a dispute between coal mine contractors which led to a deliberate explosion, killing nine people and injuring 48 others in southwestern Yunnan Province, local police said Sunday.
The apparent murder of a married couple who were both police officers in North China's Shanxi province has sparked controversy, with some media outlets hinting that the pair may have been corrupt and with the local authorities appearing to want to ride out the storm by staying silent.
The rising vegetable prices, which began increasing this autumn, have driven many people there to grow vegetables themselves. In places like Fujian, Henan and Shaanxi provinces, people grow vegetables in the streets, their courtyards or on their balconies.
A man driving a Nissan SUV crashed into crowds of chengguan and injured 11 of them in an attempt to stop the law enforcers from forcing a demolition of an illegal building block in Wuhan, Beijing News reported Wednesday.