Juvenile delinquency in spotlight after release of 12-year-old boy who killed motherJuvenile delinquency in spotlight after release of 12-year-old boy who killed motherA 12-year-old boy who stabbed his mother to death in revenge of attack at home in Central China's Hunan Province has been released without punishment by police just four days after his detention, triggering public discussion over the country's handling of juvenile crime cases.

DPP heavyweight makes visit to mainlandDPP heavyweight makes visit to mainlandFormer Taiwan "premier" Frank Hsieh arrived in Xiamen, Fujian province, on Thursday for a five-day trip which makes him the most senior p…

Seven died in holiday highway accidentSeven died in holiday highway accidentSeven people were killed in a serious traffic accident at 1,921 km south of Shaoguan-Ruyuan section of Jinggang'ao Highway at :25 on this…

China's corporate women get little love at state firmsChina's corporate women get little love at state firmsChinese women are still a rare sight at the helm of Chinese companies - particularly at state-owned enterprises.

18 students confirmed dead in landslide18 students confirmed dead in landslide Paramilitary policemen search for victims after a landslide engulfed a building of a primary school at Zhenhe village of Yiliang county…

19 buried in SW China landslide19 buried in SW China landslideNineteen people, including 18 students, were buried in a landslide that occurred on Thursday in southwest China's Yunnan Province, local …

Tourist sites overwhelmed by huge crowds during holidaysTourist sites overwhelmed by huge crowds during holidaysThe extended national holidays and a decision to waive highway tolls have brought many tourist attractions to a virtual standstill since …