Three senior officials have been expelled from the Communist Party of China and removed from their posts in the scandal-plagued coal-rich Shanxi province, said the province's anti-graft watchdog on Wednesday. Full Story

Beijing Metro's two yuan epoch ends as price rises

The new price scheme of Beijing public transportation will come into force from December 28, 2014, the state run China Central Television (CCTV) reported. Full Story

Beijing may make odd-even plate limit permanent

Beijing will scrutinize the feasibility of a long-term odd-even license plate system amid widespread calls for permanent clear skies, Beijing authorities said on Wednesday. Full Story

24 killed in coal mine fire in NE China

2014-11-26 01:20:51 GMT

SHENYANG, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- A coal mine fire killed 24 workers and injured 52 others in northeast China's Liaoning Province early Wednesday, the state-owned Liaoning Fuxin Coal Corporation told Xinhua. Full Story

THE number of people injured in Saturday’s earthquake in southwest China’s Sichuan Province rose to 65 yesterday, the local government said. Full Story

HK Occupy protests nearing end

2014-11-26 00:37:02 GMT

The Occupy protests in Hong Kong are approaching an end, experts and legislators say, after local authorities successfully cleared a key protest camp in the bustling district of Mong Kok and arrested 80 protesters on Tuesday following a court order to reopen a road. Full Story