China’s propaganda authorities have issued a series of orders, warning national and local media to toe the line ahead of the funeral of former South African president Nelson Mandela.
Beijing on Tuesday rejected a call by US Secretary of State John Kerry to release jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, saying human rights were a matter for its people only.
A Chinese newspaper lashed out on Tuesday at the state broadcaster for crediting the country’s choking air pollution with making the nation more equal, branding it a sycophantic stunt to curry...
People around the world see China as “confident”, “belligerent” and “arrogant”, state-run media reported on Tuesday in an unusually direct survey of attitudes towards the country.
A senior judge in Hubei province was sacked on Tuesday after a video emerged online showing him entering and leaving a hotel with his alleged mistress.
A prominent legal scholar has been fired after he published articles criticising the ruling party and calling for more civil rights for people.
It happens so often in Shenzhen it is almost commonplace: a baby is abandoned by its mother on the streets, sometimes in a skip, or even in a public toilet near the factory where she works.
Mainland scientists are increasingly confident of developing the world's first invisibility cloak, using technology to hide objects from view and make them "disappear".
A nationalist newspaper has tried to put a positive spin on China’s smog, claiming it is conducive to the country's military defence strategy. Smog, it argued, could thwart missile attacks and...
Top Chinese envoy Yang Jiechi has urged Iran's president to seize the opportunity created by last month's international deal over its nuclear programme and show flexibility in future talks and...
The country is poorly prepared to tackle the impact of climate change that presents a serious threat to the country, thanks to a lack of planning and public awareness, the government said.
The market reform drive set out in the Communist Party’s third plenum, coupled with the leadership’s consolidation of power, is only likely to deepen social problems in the absence of political...
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