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  • Dec 21, 2014
  • Updated: 5:43pm
Perverted thief caught after stolen women’s lingerie come tumbling down from ceiling

Some thieves have a penchant for the strangest things.

Residents in Yulin city, Guangxi province, were treated to a colourful array of more than 2,000 sets of women’s lingerie laid out...

21 Dec 2014 - 3:28pm
Xi Jinping urges Macau to rein in casinos as Beijing looks to stem the flow of illicit funds through the city

President Xi Jinping has urged Macau to put its gambling house in order by exerting greater control over the casino industry which has turned the city into the world's biggest gaming location.

21 Dec 2014 - 3:56am
Xi Jinping urges Macau to rein in casinos as Beijing looks to stem the flow of illicit funds through the city

China has arrested an American aid worker based near its border with North Korea, a sign authorities are increasingly sensitive about activities by foreigners in the region.

21 Dec 2014 - 3:24am
Xi Jinping urges Macau to rein in casinos as Beijing looks to stem the flow of illicit funds through the city

A war of words between the bosses of several major Chinese companies highlights a lack of intellectual property protection and business ethics on the mainland, industry experts say.

21 Dec 2014 - 5:35am
Xi Jinping urges Macau to rein in casinos as Beijing looks to stem the flow of illicit funds through the city

Chinese scientists hope a pioneering surgery that helped paralysed dogs walk again will one day enable millions of people confined to wheelchairs regain control of their legs.

21 Dec 2014 - 10:27am
Macau's young march during Xi Jinping's visit in wake of Occupy

Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement has inspired the younger generation in Macau to press for universal suffrage in their own city, young locals joining a pro-democracy rally say.

21 Dec 2014 - 11:22am

When Qiao Qiao was admitted into the Beijing Film Academy, he thought his future held the promise of glamour, fame and wealth.

21 Dec 2014 - 5:35am

Opinion

Today's Poll

  • Yes: 16%
  • No: 84%
21 Dec 2014
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Total number of votes recorded: 116

China will double the volume of its imports of agricultural produce from Thailand next year, expanding its purchases of rice and rubber.

20 Dec 2014 - 5:33am

The wife of a prominent human rights lawyer arrested in June has written an open letter to President Xi Jinping pleading for his release and voicing concern over the "inhuman torture" he faced in...

20 Dec 2014 - 7:25am

More than 3,000 officials have been stopped from studying for MBAs and other expensive courses as part of the authorities' crackdown on corruption and wasteful government spending.

20 Dec 2014 - 5:21am

Earlier this month, Beijing official Li Gang described Macau as a place where if you don't like the Basic Law you will be "despised like a rat on the street".

20 Dec 2014 - 3:37am

The captain of a plane that crashed in Heilongjiang province four years ago, killing 44 people, has been jailed for three years.

20 Dec 2014 - 5:25am

Authorities must crack down "harshly and quickly" on cases involving terrorist attacks, national security and social stability in Xinjiang, the mainland's top judge has said.

20 Dec 2014 - 5:27am

Zheng Zhibiao, who tried to kill himself after the stabbings, argued at his trial that he had been concerned about the lack of protection for historical artifacts.

20 Dec 2014 - 8:41am

A love-struck young “Romeo” from China tried, but failed to woo his “Juliet” – a female university student – by flying a luxury brand bag up to her window fixed to a camera drone.

19 Dec 2014 - 5:38pm

Photographs posted online of an 80-year-old Chinese man buying a diamond ring for his wife have been hailed as “the most romantic thing” by hundreds of mainland microbloggers.

19 Dec 2014 - 3:37pm

Former deputy chief of China’s Beijing Zoo, who claimed he earned 8 million yuan (about HK$10 million) from part-time jobs, including working as a taxi driver, is jailed for life for corruption....

19 Dec 2014 - 7:02pm

A Chinese woman came to blows with a Beijing subway inspector after she tried to enter a station without getting her bag checked by security officials, mainland media reports.

19 Dec 2014 - 4:30pm

A family in southeast China set up 16 billboards along a busy main road to publicise and celebrate their son’s 16th birthday, a mainland newspaper reported.

19 Dec 2014 - 5:53pm

Cadre in Shaanxi province in northern China photographed appearing to nod off during a packed meeting

19 Dec 2014 - 2:13pm

Documentary produced by China's top anti-corruption watchdog offers glimpse of the luxurious lifestyle of disgraced former Guangzhou party secretary Wan Qingliang.

19 Dec 2014 - 3:04pm

The authorities are investigating a senior policeman for his role in the wrongful execution in 1996 of a teenager who was exonerated this week for the rape and murder of a woman.

19 Dec 2014 - 1:03pm

Road injuries have emerged as the third-leading cause of death in China, compared with eighth in the developing world and ahead of a range of cancers, according to a global study in The Lancet...

Updated 21 Dec 2014 - 5:14pm

China is preparing to flex its financial strength amid the economic crisis in Russia as it closely watches how the slump of the Russian rouble affects cooperation.

19 Dec 2014 - 12:18pm

The grandfather of an eight-year-old Chinese boy with HIV says he had no choice but to sign a petition backed by 200 residents calling for the boy to be banished.

19 Dec 2014 - 7:22am

China's ambitions to attract more overseas students have been hampered by its lecturers' poor English proficiency and a lack of international courses, mainland education experts say.

19 Dec 2014 - 5:49am

Taiwan's Ministry of Justice is considering releasing former president Chen Shui-bian from prison for medical treatment.

19 Dec 2014 - 5:49am
 

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