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Ultrafast missile interceptor developed

2017-05-27 05:24:00

China has developed a new type of ultrafast anti-missile interceptor capable of knocking down an incoming projectile that is flying 10 times faster than a bullet, according to the nation's largest missile maker. Full Story

Inspection efforts grow tighter

2017-05-27 05:22:00

The country's inspection work, which has proved effective in boosting clean governance, should focus on adhering to the leadership of the Communist Party of China, according to a key meeting on Friday presided over by President Xi Jinping. Full Story

Bomb-sniffing dog retires after 7 years' service

2017-05-26 17:22:00

Bomb-sniffing dog retires after 7 years' service Full Story

Xi congratulates CAAS on 60th anniversary

2017-05-26 17:09:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent a congratulatory letter to the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) on the 60th anniversary of its founding. Full Story

China changes student enrollment policies for army

2017-05-26 16:38:00

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) will no longer recruit senior high school graduates and college students for reserve officers, the Ministry of National Defence (MOD) said Friday. Full Story

Wife's devotion helps man recover from stroke

2017-05-26 15:50:00

A 61-year-old in North China's Hebei province, is showing signs of recovering from a serious stroke 14 years ago. Full Story

Shanghai's first licensed B&Bs set to open

2017-05-26 14:54:00

Shanghai's first licensed bed-and-breakfast development is scheduled to open next month in the city's Pudong New Area. Full Story

Why poor villagers would rather stay put, than move into new homes

2017-05-26 14:49:00

Relocating poverty-stricken families out of their rural hometowns is one of China's poverty-alleviation measures, but not everyone wants to move. Full Story

Former Chinese official executed following supreme court's approval

2017-05-26 13:20:00

China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) announced Friday that Zhao Liping, a former senior political advisor in northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, had been executed after the SPC approved the death sentence. Full Story

China's water diversion benefits 53 m residents

2017-05-26 13:11:00

China's south-to-north water diversion project has benefited more than 53 million people in the cities of Beijing, Tianjin, and Hebei and Henan provinces, authorities said Friday. Full Story