A 39-year-old woman, also wife of a policeman, has been arrested for prostitution in Zhumadian city, central China’s Henan province recently. Full Story

Education and anti-corruption top netizen concerns

Chinese netizens are most interested in education and anti-corruption out of twelve topics that include housing prices, environmental protection, hukou (residence registration system), healthcare, food safety, and employment, according to a report on the social mentality of the Chinese Internet, released by Fudan University in Shanghai. Full Story

Hainan civil servants take oath to Constitution for first time

Three officials newly appointed by the Standing Committee of the People's Congress of Hainan Province, the legislative body, took a solemn oath to China's Constitution before taking office 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