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Graduates get creative as they farewell university

2017-05-27 08:07:00

Graduates get creative as they farewell university Full Story

Big houses a hedge against the future

2017-05-27 07:25:00

Homes in the rural areas of Fuyang, Anhui province, can be deceptive. Full Story

Database of success stories helps alleviate poverty

2017-05-27 07:22:00

The Chinese government launched on Friday a free database of poverty alleviation cases, aiming to share innovative and successful solutions from China and other developing countries and contribute to the global effort to reduce poverty. Full Story

Change in yuan rate calculation to ease 'herd effects'

2017-05-27 07:20:00

China is considering introducing a countercyclical factor to adjust the way it calculates the yuan's daily reference rate against the dollar, according to a statement by the country's foreign exchange trading system on Friday. Analysts said the move wil Full Story

Former official executed for 2015 murder

2017-05-27 07:20:00

A former senior official in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region was executed on Friday for murder. Full Story

Court says it will hear retrial in stabbings

2017-05-27 07:11:00

A high court in Shandong province will rehear a high-profile controversial case on Saturday, in which a young man had been sentenced to life in jail for intentional injury. Full Story

Taiwan man arrested on subversion charge

2017-05-27 06:45:00

State security authorities in Hunan province have arrested Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che on suspicion of subversion, a mainland spokesman said on Friday. Full Story

Love gets a lift from the youth league

2017-05-27 06:36:00

Too busy working, with few chances to find a date? Single people in Zhejiang province in East China can embrace more chances to find love, starting in June, after the provincial youth league set up a department to serve them. Full Story

Xi: Science key to agriculture prowess

2017-05-27 06:30:00

Chinese leaders' remarks on turning China into an agricultural powerhouse through science and innovations have greatly encouraged agricultural professionals and won widespread praise. Full Story

China ready for more high-level Russia exchanges

2017-05-27 06:23:00

Beijing is ready to work with Moscow to prepare for high-level exchanges in the near future, as the two countries have always trusted and supported each other, no matter how the international situation changes, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said. Full Story