The coffins of three Chinese victims killed in a hostage situation at a hotel in Mali's capital Bamako last week were returned to their homeland on Friday. Full Story

Woman convicted of leaking state secrets to serve sentence outside prison

A woman convicted of leaking state secrets has had her sentence cut short and will be allowed to serve it outside of prison due to a medical condition, a Beijing court announced on Thursday. Full Story

Beijing police intensify inbound vehicle inspection against terrorism

Beijing police said on Saturday that they have tightened the capital's security as part of an anti-terrorism effort that has seen an increase in police forces and stricter checks on parcels, the Xinhua News Agency reported. Full Story