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Man behind 'A Bite of China' Taken away: Media

The director-general of China Central Television's documentary channel, CCTV-9, Liu Wen, has been reportedly detained by authorities.

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At Least 40 Dead, 120 Injured in Factory Blast
China2014/08/02 11:37:49August 02 2014 12:30:02

At Least 40 Dead, 120 Injured in Factory Blast

At least 40 people died and more than 120 others were injured after a powerful blast ripped through a factory in Kunshan City of east China's Jiangsu Province on Saturday morning, government sources said.

Chinese Musical Jane Eyre to Hit ROK Theaters
Showbiz2014/08/02 10:52:37August 02 2014 12:30:02

Chinese Musical Jane Eyre to Hit ROK Theaters

The Chinese-language musical Jane Eyre, produced by the Hangzhou Theater, will tour the Republic of Korea (ROK) in August after its domestic run.

Chinese Medical Team under Ebola Quarantine
China2014/08/01 22:43:38August 02 2014 12:30:02

Chinese Medical Team under Ebola Quarantine

A Chinese medical team is currently under quarantine in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone after treating an Ebola patient.

Sichuan Blue Whales set to Sign Metta World Peace
Sports2014/08/01 22:41:32August 02 2014 12:30:02

Sichuan Blue Whales set to Sign Metta World Peace

It's reported that the one year contract is worth 1.4 million US dollars, making World Peace the most expensive import signing in the league.

Unified Property Registration Help Uncover Corruption: Observers
China2014/08/01 22:40:08August 02 2014 12:30:02

Unified Property Registration Help Uncover Corruption: Observers

A discussion on China's property registration rules has stirred up once again, after the country's cabinet deliberated on a draft regulation.

Heavy fighting kills at least 20 in east Ukraine
World2014/08/01 22:37:27August 02 2014 12:30:02

Heavy fighting kills at least 20 in east Ukraine

At least 20 people including six civilians have been killed during heavy fighting overnight Thursday in eastern Ukraine, authorities said on Friday.

Yum Offer Rewards to Whistleblowers
Business2014/08/01 21:55:49August 02 2014 12:30:02

Yum Offer Rewards to Whistleblowers

US-based Yum Brands Inc is offering rewards to Chinese whistleblowers who reveal food safety risks and help strengthen monitoring measures with suppliers.

Burger King Cuts Ties with Supplier in China Food Safety Scare
China2014/08/01 14:29:40August 02 2014 12:30:02

Burger King Cuts Ties with Supplier in China Food Safety Scare

Burger King says it will no longer buy products from American OSI Group suppliers in China.

How Does A Rural Resident Become A Urban Citizen?
China2014/07/31 21:18:28August 02 2014 12:30:02

How Does A Rural Resident Become A Urban Citizen?

With China resolving to reform its household registration system, or better known as Hukou, the residents without an urban Hukou ID will have easier access to cities and more expectedly, receive equal social security benefits and public services as urban Hukou holders.

Son of
Showbiz2014/07/31 21:07:54August 02 2014 12:30:02

Son of "Emperor" Arrested for Drug Abuse…Again

Zhang Mo, son of household TV actor and director Zhang Guoli was arrested at around 11 this morning for drug use. Police have confirmed the arrest.

Microsoft Releases Siri-Like Tool in China
Business2014/07/31 21:05:44August 02 2014 12:30:02

Microsoft Releases Siri-Like Tool in China

Microsoft has launched the Chinese version of Cortana, a Siri-like voice assistant on Windows phones. Cortana can help smartphone users to book flights, control applications, and learn Chinese poems.

Bosh Stays with Heat with 5-year Contract
Sports2014/07/31 20:50:07August 02 2014 12:30:02

Bosh Stays with Heat with 5-year Contract

Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh chose to sign a 5-year, $118M contract to stay in the team on Wednesday.

EU Sanctions to Backfire: Russia
Business2014/07/31 20:20:51August 02 2014 12:30:02

EU Sanctions to Backfire: Russia

Russia says the latest sanctions against it from the European Union will also have adverse effects on EU economies.

U.S. House Approves Lawsuit Against Obama
World2014/07/31 20:17:57August 02 2014 12:30:02

U.S. House Approves Lawsuit Against Obama

The U.S. House on Wednesday approved a lawsuit against President Barack Obama over alleged abuse of executive power. The 225-201 vote fell along party lines, with five Republicans voting against the measure while no Democrats supported it.

Game Fair ChinaJoy Opens, Showcasing Xbox One and More
China2014/07/31 14:13:46August 02 2014 12:30:02

Game Fair ChinaJoy Opens, Showcasing Xbox One and More

China's largest annual digital entertainment fair opened to the public on Thursday in Shanghai, gathering hundreds of games under one roof.

Action-Packed
Showbiz2014/07/31 13:23:06August 02 2014 12:30:02

Action-Packed "Brick Mansions" Hits Chinese Cinemas on Aug. 1

The action-packed Canadian production, "Brick Mansions," written by renowned filmmaker Luc Bession and starring the late Hollywood star Paul Walker, hits the big screen in China on August 1.

China Cuts Electricity Charges for Electric Cars
Business2014/07/31 10:47:05August 02 2014 12:30:02

China Cuts Electricity Charges for Electric Cars

Under the new pricing scheme, charging stations in residential areas will cost the same as residential electricity rates.

Chinese Men no Match for Chinese Women?
China2014/07/31 09:03:20August 02 2014 12:30:02

Chinese Men no Match for Chinese Women?

Zhao Lingmin, a media professional, sparked an online furor when she posted that Chinese men look like "college students newly enrolled from rural China".

Alibaba Reportedly in Talks to Fund Snapchat
Business2014/07/31 07:03:31August 02 2014 12:30:02

Alibaba Reportedly in Talks to Fund Snapchat

Alibaba is part of a group of investors that Snapchat is in talks with,which said this latest round of financing may value the California-based company at $10 billion.

Russia Warns EU Sanctions will Backfire
World2014/07/31 06:16:04August 02 2014 12:30:02

Russia Warns EU Sanctions will Backfire

Russia said that the latest sanctions of the EU against Russia run counter to rules of the WTO and will have adverse effects on EU countries.

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