Sports teacher in southeastern city of Suzhou suspended pending investigation, but denies deliberately hurting youngsters.
Health authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guizhou have confirmed a new human case of H7N9 avian influenza, bringing the total number of human infections to 19 this winter.
China will not allow anyone to use Hong Kong as a base for subversion against the mainland or to damage its political stability, but there can be tolerance for differences in their systems.
Hong Kong food safety officials have temporarily suspended the import of poultry meat and products from three more regions – in mainland China, Japan and Poland.
Nine Guangdong villagers have been jailed for their part in September protests.
Chinese authorities have confirmed a second case of human bird flu this week, as South Korea and Japan also battle to control outbreaks of the deadly virus.
A Hong Kong court on Thursdayrefused to grant the four pan-democrat lawmakers caught up in the latest oath-taking storm extra time to access legal aid. The four face a legal challenge lodged by the government barring them from the Legislative Council. Here are how events have unfolded since the...
A factory in Huizhou, Guangdong that makes the display screens for the Apple iPhone has been found to make its employees work in horrible conditions.
Or at least, it definitely feels like it – a cold front dragging cooler weather to Hong Kong will send temperatures plummeting and set our teeth chattering just a little bit.
President Xi Jinping “fully acknowledged” the Hong Kong government’s handling of the oath-taking saga, signalling that there was no room for the city’s independence from China.
From just two, now up to 15 Hong Kong lawmakers could be at risk of losing their seats after two Beijing spokesmen catalogued eight types of “insincere oath-taking”.