Wang Qingchu

Website Managing Editor

52 sickened by chemical spill in southeast China's Fujian

At least 52 people were sickened following a chemical spill that dumped nearly 7 tons of toxic waste in the seas off Quanzhou, Fujian Province in southeast China.

Fight between passenger, driver leads to bus crash in Chongqing that killed at least 13

A violent fight between a passenger and the driver caused the bus to plunge into the Yangtze River in Chongqing, killing at least 13, local authorities said on Friday.

Woman attacks 14 children with knife outside Chongqing kindergarten

Fourteen children were injured after a woman went on a stabbing rampage in front of a kindergarten in southwest China's Chongqing Friday morning, local police said.

Tennis stars get a taste of local culture

World No. 5 Alexander Zverev and No. 6 Marin Cilic experienced traditional Chinese lantern making in Shanghai Monday.

Beijing police review shopping mall kidnapping case following appeal against 'lenient punishment'

Beijing police said they will review a case after a couple complained that the punishment for four women who attempted to abduct their 11-month-old son was way too lenient.

Beijing blast likely to be firecracker: police

A man was injured after igniting something that seems to have been a firecracker at noon in Beijing, police said.

Annual book fair spurs zest for reading in Hong Kong

People's zest for reading are spurred in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region around this time of year when the Hong Kong Book Fair takes place in town.

8 deaths, 4 injures after oil tank truck catches fire in pile-up

Eight people were killed and four injured after an oil tank truck collided with another truck and the fire spread to nearby houses in wee hours on Thursday in an east China county.

Shanghai issues this year's first orange alert for heat

Shanghai weather bureau issued this years' first orange alert for heat, forecasting the mercury would hit 37 degrees Celcius on Tuesday.

Panda returns to Sichuan after allegations of poor treatment

A giant panda in a Wuhan zoo is being returned to China's research center for giant pandas on Wednesday for "rest and recovery" after netizens claimed it was abused by a zookeeper.