Saturday, December 20, 2014   

Ex-worker at Forbidden City gets death
12-19 14:48
Chinese state media say a Beijing court has sentenced a former employee of the Forbidden City to be executed for stabbing two of his supervisors to death on the...
Xi arrives in Macau
12-19 12:44
Chinese President Xi Jinping flew into Macau Friday as Beijing puts pressure on the gambling hub to diversify away from casinos as part of an anti-corruption...
Journalists barred from holding umbrellas
12-19 12:36
Journalists have been barred from holding umbrellas despite the rain as they wait for Chinese President Xi Jinping on the tarmac of Macau's International Ai...
Xi visits Macau
12-19 12:18
Chinese President Xi Jinping has arrived in Macau today for a two-day visit. His trip to the territory marks the 15th anniversary of the handover from Por...
Pilot jailed over crash that killed 44: report
12-19 12:17
A Chinese court on Friday jailed a pilot for three years for causing one of the worst plane crashes in Chinese history which killed 44 people in 2010, state-m...
Cop arrested for wrongful conviction
12-18 18:30
Chinese state media say a police officer who oversaw the case of a teenager wrongfully convicted of murder and executed in 1996 has been arrested. The officia...
Twelve charged over Kaohsiung gas blast
12-18 17:58
Prosecutors in Taiwan have charged 12 people over a gas blast that killed 32 people in the southern city of Kaohsiung in July. Those charged include the...
Shanxi public security official arrested
12-18 16:08
Li Yali, former deputy director of the public security bureau of north China's Shanxi Province, has been arrested for allegedly accepting bribes, the Supreme ...
'Multiple human errors' led to deadly Taiwan gas blasts: prosecutors
12-18 13:55
Prosecutors said deadly gas explosions in Taiwan were caused by "multiple human errors'' Thursday as they charged 12 people over the blasts, including the head...
Shame in China as village votes to expel HIV-positive boy
12-18 12:34
The plight of a Chinese boy with the HIV virus, reportedly pushed to leave his home by 200 villagers who signed a petition, sparked intense online soul-searc...
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