Get to know the NPC and CPPCC


Dalai Lama 'needs to discuss way forward'

A senior political adviser urged the Dalai Lama on Wednesday to have a serious discussion with the Chinese government about his future.

China's top procurator delivers work report

China's Procurator-General Cao Jianming on Thursday delivered a report on the work of the Supreme People's Procuratorate to the National People's Congress, China's top legislature.

3rd plenary meeting of 3rd session of NPC held

Zhou expresses self-reproach for wrongful convictions

China's Chief Justice Zhou Qiang on Thursday expressed self-reproach for wrongful convictions and urged fellow judges to learn from them.

China's chief justice delivers work report

China's Chief Justice Zhou Qiang delivered a report on the work of the Supreme People's Court to the National People's Congress, China's top legislature, on Thursday.

28 high-ranking officials probed for corruption in 2014

A total of 28 officials at the provincial or ministerial level and higher were placed under judicial investigation for corruption last year, according to a report of China's top procurator.

Criminal cases involving polluters up 8.5 times

The number of criminal cases involving polluters increased by 8.5 times year on year in China in 2014, according to the work report of the Supreme People's Court Thursday.

More Chinese citizens sue gov't in 2014

Chinese courts heard about 151,000 cases with the administration as the defendant in 2014, up 16.3 percent over 2013, according to the work report of Supreme People's Court Thursday.

China vows tough measures on cyber crimes

China will impose tough measures on cyber crimes in accordance with the law, in order to cleanse the Internet space, a report said on Thursday.

Courts register 40-pct jump on secession-related cases

A work report of China's Supreme People's Court on Thursday said the country saw a 40.7-percent rise in the number of criminal cases that involved instigation of secessionist activities in 2014.

No 'safe haven' abroad for fugitive officials

China's judicial authorities on Thursday pledged to intensify its international manhunt for corrupt officials who had fled abroad in the vain hope of escaping justice.

Xi set direction for cross-Strait development: spokesperson

Xi Jinping's comments last week stressing peaceful development of cross-Strait ties and vigilance against Taiwan independence have set the direction for the mainland's future Taiwan affairs work, a spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Questions come thick and fast when Xi meets NPC deputies

As the nation's top legislative and advisory bodies meet in Beijing, President Xi Jinping is using his experience of life in the provinces to provide a 'hands-on' approach to different issues.

Ambassador: China's reconciliation with Japan depends on Japanese gov't

Chinese Ambassador to Japan Cheng Yonghua said that he noticed German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to Japan, echoing her persuasion of the Japanese government to face the past.

Schedules for two sessions -- March 12

Following are the schedules for the third sessions of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC) and the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on Thursday.
     1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9