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Guangdong lands blow against personal data thieves

2017-09-21 14:00:00

Police in Guangdong province have detained 410 suspects during a crackdown on personal data theft. Full Story

China builds world-class astronomical base in Tibet

2017-09-21 13:57:00

With its thin air and clear sky, Ngari Prefecture is an ideal place for astronomers to gaze into the remote universe. Full Story

World's largest bulk carrier launches in Qingdao

2017-09-21 13:38:00

China-made world's largest bulk cargo carrier Ore Tianjin was is launched in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on Tuesday. Full Story

Chinese researchers develop material to absorb heavy metals

2017-09-21 13:31:00

Chinese researchers have developed a new material that can absorb heavy metal ions from fertilizer, decreasing environmental pollution. Full Story

Hong Kong at full speed to become 'smart city': official

2017-09-21 13:30:00

Hong Kong is moving at full speed to become a smart city, Chief Secretary for Administration of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) government Cheung Kin-chung said on Thursday. Full Story

China's new bullet train to travel at record-breaking 350 km/h

2017-09-21 11:25:00

China's new-generation bullet train, the Fuxing (Chinese for rejuvenation), will travel at 350 kilometers per hours, making it the world's fastest bullet train, from Sept 21. Full Story

College steps in to help family of student

2017-09-21 11:17:00

Earlier this month, Sun Xiaoyu began a new chapter in his life in Harbin Vocational and Technical College in Heilongjiang province. Full Story

Over 700 million trips expected during holiday season

2017-09-21 09:03:00

China's travel sector projects about 710 million trips -- nearly 10 percent of world's total population – during the upcoming 8-day National Day holiday, said chinanews.com, citing a report by China Tourism Academy (CTA). Full Story

Paying with your face at restaurant in East China

2017-09-21 08:57:00

A customer uses a facial scanner to pay the bill at a restaurant in Hangzhou, Zhejinag province, on September 19, 2017. Full Story

5 generations meet for 117th birthday party

2017-09-21 08:15:00

Zhu Zhengshi will celebrate her 117th birthday on Thursday in her hometown of Chengdu, Sichuan province. Full Story