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.

Athletes forced to give up meatAthletes forced to give up meat (Global Times) As the head of catering for 700 always-hungry, high-performance athletes at the Jiangsu Sports Training Center, Yang Hon…

China, russia pledge to boost tiesChina, russia pledge to boost ties Chinese President Hu Jintao (right) shakes hands with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on June 5 in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua W…

Detained Chinese crew treated 'inhumanely'Detained Chinese crew treated 'inhumanely' Fishermen rest after reaching a port in Dalian, Liaoning Province Monday, after being held by unidentified North Korean captors for…

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…