In a rare move, a Chinese court has acquitted a death-row inmate convicted of murder in a sign that the country’s heavily controlled judiciary system has become more cautious in cases involving death sentences.
Eight Chinese medical workers have been placed in quarantine in Sierra Leone, as health experts grappled Monday with ethical questions over the use of experimental drugs to combat the killer Ebola virus.
Chinese state media say an explosion at a workshop in an eastern Chinese city has killed between 40 and 65 people.
Immigration agents on Wednesday arrested 13 Chinese tourists who were found working in a shopping mall in Urdaneta City in Pangasinan province.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
A Chinese woman who had just arrived in the country ended up in the hospital on Wednesday morning after she was mugged and robbed allegedly by the driver of the taxi she took from the airport.