Guo Meimei, the 23-year-old woman whose online posts unfairly tarnished the reputation of the Red Cross Society of China four years ago, has been charged with operating a gambling house, according to Dongcheng district people's procuratorate in Beijing on Thursday. Full Story

China reacts to latest Japanese Yasukuni Shrine visit

China has rebuked Japan over a visit by the wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the war crime-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Full Story

Body retrieved from collapsed building in southwest China

A body was found in the rubble of a collapsed building in Guiyang, capital city of southwest China's Guizhou province early Thursday morning, local authorities confirmed. Full Story

BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- China's National Meteorological Center (NMC) on Wednesday issued a yellow alert for rainstorms in its southern regions. Full Story

LINXIAN, Shanxi, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Four people have been confirmed dead, and four others are still missing, after a landslide on a loess hill burst burying four farmers' houses in north China's Shanxi Province Tuesday evening. Full Story