- China NPC Ex-Member Appeals Life Sentence
Zhang was found to have taken 500,000 yuan in bribes, embezzling around 35.2 million yuan worth of state property and misappropriating 6.5 million yuan in public funds.
- Shanghai Locals Battle Chemical Plants
Songjiang-district residents have repeatedly tried to closedown two local chemical factories, but with the economy on the rocks, their efforts have been deferred.
- To Ban or Not to Ban: That Is The Question
CCTV fire has rekindled a debate on whether the age-old Spring Festival tradition of lighting fireworks is worth its impact on human safety and the environment.