Sunday, April 20, 2014   

Blogger jailed in online 'rumour' crackdown
04-17 12:22
A Chinese court jailed a blogger for three years on Thursday, state media reported, the first person to be sentenced in a government-led crackdown on so-called...
More dead pigs found in Qinghai river: report
04-17 12:14
At least 170 dead pigs have been found in a Chinese river, state media reported Thursday -- the latest in a string of similar incidents that have raised fears ...
3 dead, 5 missing in Jiangsu chemical plant blast
04-16 18:12
A chemical plant blast and fire in east China's Jiangsu Province have killed three people and left five others missing, local authorities said Wednesday. T...
Mainland open to cross-Strait leaders summit
04-16 17:55
The Chinese mainland remains positive and open about a possible meeting between leaders from both sides of the Taiwan Strait, a mainland spokeswoman said on We...
Captain America tops China box office
04-15 19:06
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" topped China's box office in the week ending April 13 with a weekly take of 260 million yuan, according to a film indus...
Tap water company denies pollution cover-up
04-15 13:15
The tap water supplier at the center of a scandal after excessive levels of a carcinogenic compound were found in its samples has denied a cover-up of the contamin...
Tsai sole candidate for DPP leadership race
04-14 19:06
The upcoming chairmanship election for Taiwan's main opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is likely to become a one-woman show, with former chairwo...
Taiwanese tourists injured in Japan deer rampage
04-14 12:29
Visitors to one of usually-safe Japan's most celebrated spots are being warned to be on the lookout, after two Taiwanese tourists were injured in a rampage by a ...
Officials seek to block corruption protesters: report
04-14 12:12
Local Chinese officials are blocking citizens seeking to report corruption to a central government inspection team, state media said on Monday, in the latest a...
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