13 killed in C China highway accident

2012-01-03 16:21:52

Thirteen people were killed and 41 injured, nine seriously, after a heavy-duty truck collided with a long-distance coach in Central China's Hunan province on Tuesday morning.

China confident of meeting challenges

2012-01-03 07:52:00

President Hu Jintao's New Year address has been widely endorsed as a call for the country to build a well-off society in an all-around way.

Rail e-ticket sales get off-track

2012-01-03 07:30:24

Heavy demand, glitches with payment prompt chorus of complaints.

Tapping into the expat market

2012-01-03 13:48:11

The number of expatriates and tourists to Beijing has had a hand in helping the businesses that target foreigners flourish.

Carrying the winds of change

2012-01-03 08:12:12

The program to transfer officials from one province or region to another began 15 years ago, with each posting being for a three-year period.

Waiting for a baby

2012-01-03 07:40:55

Dreams of childless couples are difficult to fulfill as egg donations strictly limited.

People with HIV now live a better life

2012-01-03 08:08:37

A UN Volunteer, who is working with UNAIDS China, has the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of areas.

Sino-Kazakh ties bring two peoples closer

2012-01-03 07:48:28

Fariza Sagyndykova, a 17-year-old high school student, said in fluent Chinese: "If you want to know more about Chinese culture, you had better go to China in person".

Lower meat, home prices top New Year's wish

2012-01-02 01:57:12

According to a survey in 50 cities in Q4 by China's central bank, nearly 69 percent respondents considered consumer prices were unacceptably high.

Drop in number of drunken drivers

2012-01-02 09:18:46

The number of people found drunken driving has dropped sharply across the country since harsher punishments took effect on May 1.

HK, Macao assured of safe produce

2012-01-02 09:09:53

The central government has pledged to provide enough safe agricultural products to Hong Kong and Macao during the Spring Festival.

Cyber cannibalism

2012-01-02 09:01:02

It's called "human flesh search", a cyber-bullying tool that can destroy a person's privacy within hours.