On September 18, 1931, the Japanese Kwantung Army stationed in northeast China destroyed a section of the railway near Liutiaohu and then falsely accused the Chinese military of causing the explosion. Using this as a pretext, the Japanese then bombarded Shenyang and began invasion of northeast China. Full Story

Chinese FM gives full score to 1st 100 days of China-Panama diplomatic ties

Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi hailed here Sunday the first 100 days since China and Panama established diplomatic ties by giving it "a full score of 100 points". Full Story

Xi chairs meeting reviewing report on eight-point frugality code

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, Monday chaired a meeting reviewing a report on the implementation of the eight-point frugality code in the past five years. Full Story