Court verdict in killing of usury thug triggers heated discussion on legal justiceCourt verdict in killing of usury thug triggers heated discussion on legal justiceA usury case in which a young Chinese man killed a loan shark for his lewd behavior with the young man’s mother has triggered a nationwide discussion over whether the court should have treated more leniently.

Detained Chinese fishermen return homeDetained Chinese fishermen return home Returned Chinese fishermen go to hospital for medical check in Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province on May 21. Photo: Xinhua …

Lai Changxing sentenced to life in prisonLai Changxing sentenced to life in prison Lai Changxing Photo:Reuters A Chinese court convicted Lai Changxing, who was deported from Canada, on smuggling and bribery charges a…

Netherlands an important partner of ChinaNetherlands an important partner of China Wu Bangguo (L), chairman of the Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC), and his wife Zhang Ruizhen (R) meet wi…

Mekong murder suspect transferred to Chinese policeMekong murder suspect transferred to Chinese police Naw Kham (center), head of an armed drug gang, is seen during a transferring at Laos' Vientiane Wattay International airport, May 1…

China, US defense chiefs reach consensus on developing military tiesChina, US defense chiefs reach consensus on developing military ties Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie (second from left) attends a welcoming ceremony held by US Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta…

Fears grow that hard green card rules turning foreigners away from ChinaFears grow that hard green card rules turning foreigners away from China US citizen Eunice Moe Brock, who spent her childhood in Liaocheng, Shandong Province, receives a Chinese "green card" in 2009 from the …