10 dead in van accident in SW China

2012-01-01 00:14:57

Ten people died and two others were seriously injured when their van veered off the road in Southwest China's Guizhou province Saturday, local authorities said.

Sweet! Panda is a woman of the year

2011-12-31 07:57:34

Tian Tian the panda enjoys the unexpected honor of being named one of the "faces of the year" by the BBC.

Online shops sell year-end reports

2011-12-31 08:16:53

With the new year just around the corner, ghost writers are getting a bowl full of requests to write work reports for white-collar employees.

School buses to meet national conditions

2011-12-31 07:44:21

School bus services in China will accord with national conditions and will not be Western-styled.

US top Asia diplomat to visit Beijing

2011-12-31 10:15:33

The United States will send its top diplomat for Asia to China on Tuesday for talks which will include developments in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

China to boost social funds for education

2011-12-31 04:39:57

As government budgets for education increase, legislators are seeking ways to encourage more financial support from society.

China revises occupational illness law

2011-12-31 11:19:20

The Chinese legislature during a bimonthly session Saturday adopted an amendment to the Law on Occupational Illness Prevention and Control.

Scenic spot opens to attract winter business

2011-12-31 09:41:18

This year saw the Kanas scenic spot known as "the last piece of pure land on Earth", open for the first time in winter to large groups of tourists.

Prosecution of ex-fugitive Lai to begin

2011-12-31 08:05:31

Lai Changxing has been transferred to Xiamen City People's Procuratorate for prosecution.

Glitches hamper Web sales of train tickets

2011-12-31 07:43:45

Ministry investigating problems with online purchasing system.

Charting a course to peace

2011-12-31 10:21:28

The South China Sea will continue to be a testing matter next year between China and its neighbors, but hope remains for improvement, experts said.

Probe supports villagers' requests

2011-12-31 08:14:13

The main requests of the residents of a southern village in the city of Lufeng are reasonable.