Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A mob armed with knives rampaged through part of China's volatile northwestern region of Xinjiang and police responded with gunfire, leaving dozens of people dead in the latest violence blamed on Islamic militants, state media reported Tuesday.
China is investigating Microsoft for allegedly operating a monopoly in its market, the government said Tuesday, as it took aim at the U.S. software giant over business practices.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping's name has graced the pages of the Communist Party's flagship newspaper more frequently than any other leader since founding father Mao Zedong, according to researchers.
Hundreds of police took down a church's cross Monday in a city known as “China's Jerusalem” for its many houses of worship amid a crackdown on church buildings in a coastal region where thousands of people are embracing Christianity.
Monday, July 28, 2014
A typhoon has killed 13 people in China and left thousands in need of basic living supplies, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said Sunday.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
The top 1 percent of households in Communist-ruled China control more than one third of the country's wealth, while the bottom 25 percent control just one hundredth, official media said, citing an academic report.
China has told retired military officers to return non-essential public housing after an investigation found “irregularities,” state media said Saturday, as Beijing steps up efforts to stamp out official corruption and excess.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
China on Friday executed a Japanese man for drug offenses, according to Tokyo's diplomats and media reports.
Friday, July 25, 2014
A key measure of Chinese manufacturing activity hit an 18-month high in July, HSBC said Thursday, in a further sign the world's second-largest economy is gaining momentum on the back of Beijing's mini-stimulus.