Thousands of new entries, including catchy and popular phrases from the internet age, appear in the sixth edition of a well-known Chinese-language dictionary that hit stores yesterday.Monday, 16 July, 2012, 12:00am
The papers ordering Huang Gongdao to be detained while his house was demolished last month are now all he has to aid his fight for justice.
All the 63-year-old retiree's possessions, including the identity card he is asked to present whenever he seeks help from the courts, were lost when local officials levelled his six-bedroom home in Beijing's Chaoyang district.26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The Ministry of Public Security is pushing regulators to address some of the root causes behind a spate of deadly school bus crashes in recent weeks as it moves to crack down on unsafe school buses.17 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Premier Wen Jiabao has hit out at the aggressive closures of rural schools in a speech ahead of today's Teachers' Day that addresses the sorry state of rural education.
The problem could hinder the development of the whole country, he warned.10 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
Amid a deepening credibility crisis over the Guo Meiling saga, the Red Cross Society of China has admitted it misused public funds but denied any corruption.29 Jun 2011 - 12:00am