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  1. Wikipedia called irresponsible on acupuncture

    01.20 / 01:13 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    A top practitioner of traditional Chinese medicine has called Wikipedia irresponsible over its entry on acupuncture, which calls the practice…
  2. Historian denounces right-wing books at Japanese hotel

    01.19 / 02:33 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    A Chinese historian has criticised a Japanese hotel for placing in its rooms a book denying the Nanjing Massacre and the forced recruitment of comfort…
  3. China sets up accountability system to control pollution

    01.19 / 02:14 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    China will carry out a lifelong accountability system for polluters to arrest worsening soil…
  4. North China city installing air purifiers in schools

    01.19 / 02:13 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    Education authorities in the northern Chinese city of Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province, announced Wednesday they would install air purifiers in schools to protect students from…
  5. Defaulters to face harsher restrictions

    01.19 / 02:11 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    People in China who fail to fulfill court orders will be facing more restrictions, as more government bodies and social powers are joining the effort to punish the…
  6. Lost and found: Chinese help man retrieve lost wages

    01.18 / 12:39 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    A street cleaner, 70, lost an envelope containing three months' wages, only to be given the same amount of money back the very next…
  7. China carries out massive 'Red Sword 2016' drill

    01.18 / 02:29 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    The Chinese military has revealed a series of photos from the "Red Sword 2016" drills, which took place in November…
  8. 60% doubt effectiveness of masks on smoggy days

    01.18 / 01:51 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    Over half of respondents say they wear masks on smoggy days but nearly 60 percent doubt their effectiveness, according to a survey by China Youth…
  9. Quintillion calculator is China's big weapon

    01.18 / 01:50 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    China plans to develop a prototype "exascale" computer before 2018, as it seeks to win a global race to be the first to build a machine capable of a billion, billion calculations per…
  10. Singles hire dates for holiday family functions

    01.18 / 01:29 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    Dates for hire are in high demand as many Chinese singles prepare to see their families for the upcoming Spring…
  11. Xinjiang to invest huge amount for highway network

    01.18 / 01:28 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will inject record funding into building new roads this year so it can better serve as China's trade hub linking countries along the Silk Road Economic…
  12. NPC deputies in HK, Macao called on to safeguard national security

    01.17 / 01:46 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    Hong Kong and Macao deputies to the National People's Congress (NPC) should resolutely safeguard national security and the rule of law in the special administrative regions, a senior NPC official…
  13. Beijing set to establish environmental police

    01.17 / 01:26 www.china.org.cn China.org.cn - Asia
    Beijing plans to establish an environmental police force by the end of March, amid tightened controls on air pollution, the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau said after the capital and other northern cities are engulfed by a new bout of smog.  • Beijing unlikely to offer free bus rides on smog d…