China is to shake up the state monopoly on production and sale of table salt, dismantling a system that has been in place for more than 2,000 years. Full Story

China indicts four senior officials for graft

Chinese prosecutors have filed corruption indictments against Zhang Lijun, former vice minister of environmental protection, and three provincial-level officials. Full Story

Chinese, Indian media discuss greater cooperation

Chinese and Indian academics and media professionals Wednesday discussed ways to strengthen cooperation in counter-terrorism and new media at a conference in the Hobq Desert, North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Full Story