China to launch new passes for HK, Macao residents

New passes for Hong Kong and Macao residents to travel to the Chinese mainland will be launched from January 2nd, 2013…

China requiring people to visit their aged parents

State media say the new clause will allow elderly parents who feel neglected by their children to take them to court…

China tightens Internet controls

China’s government tightened Internet controls on Friday with approval of a law that requires users to register their names…

Apple loses copyright lawsuit in China

Beijing’s court ruled Thursday that Apple is liable for the copyright infringements of eight Chinese writers…

Chinese officials suspended after school bus crash

A dozen local officials in rural eastern China have been suspended while authorities investigate the crash of an overloaded school van that killed 11 kindergartners…

Chinese scholars push for mild political reform

More than 70 prominent Chinese scholars and lawyers have urged the country’s new Communist Party leaders to undertake moderate political reforms…

Chinese leaders reveal family lives to public eye

A news series detailing the family lives of the newly elected members of the Chinese leadership was published by the state-run Xinhua News Agency…

11 Children killed in China minivan crash

Eleven children were killed after a minivan plunged into a pond in east China’s Jiangxi Province on Monday, local officials said…

Benefit change for foreign permanent residents in China

China is planning to expand access to social benefits for foreign nationals who want to stay in the country permanently…

Chinese police release school stabbing video

Chinese police have released surveillance video of a stabbing spree that left 23 students wounded at an elementary school…