|Alibaba 11.11 Shopping Festival to last for 24 days|
China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has announced that the online 11.11 shopping festival this year will last for 24 days, not just the usual 24 hours, starting from October 21 and ending on November 13.
|Assailant in Beijing hotel footage prosecuted|
A man has been prosecuted for facilitating prostitution, after a video appeared online where he appeared to assault and attempt to kidnap a woman from a Beijing hotel, said Chaoyang District People's Court in Beijing on Friday.
|Property market shows signs of cooling following new policies|
China's red-hot property market in major cities has shown signs of cooling after authorities stepped in with a spate of measures to contain sky-high prices, an official survey showed Friday, citing fresh data for the first half of October.
|Cross-border flows to remain stable: official|
Pressure on China's cross-border capital outflows eased during the first three quarters of 2016, an official said on Friday.
|Fans cool as report says Lippi may be next coach|
Despite a report that former World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi is close to becoming the next head coach of China's national team, soccer experts and fans remained coolheaded and said they didn't expect the next coach to improve the level of the squad immediately.
|Guangdong police seize 2 tonnes of meth in drug bust|
Police in south China's Guangdong Province have seized two tonnes of methamphetamine, or meth, in the latest crackdown on a cross-border drug trafficking ring.
|Chinese public glued to US election debate for entertainment|
US presidential debates have proven to be entertaining to the Chinese public, who have made tons of memes of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump and edited funny videos on social media.
|Silkworm astronauts "dance" in space|
Two Chinese astronauts are now aboard the Tiangong-2 in space, along with 6 silkworms. The silkworms are making headlines in China, as the three-time space traveller Jing Haipeng had a bit of "dance" with it on the spacecraft.
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