Tag Archives: arrest

Shanghai close to heart of WWII Jewish refugees

Betty Grebenschikoff doesn’t hesitate to say what Shanghai means to her.

Posted in Life, People | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Security website assists fight against fraudsters

A website run by cybersecurity company Qihoo 360 that helps fraud victims is expanding its reach after a positive response from police and the public, the team behind the site has said.

Posted in Politics | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Suspected smuggler repatriated from Peru

A man suspected of involvement in smuggling and tax evasion was brought back to China on Sunday after being at large in Peru for 18 years. He is the first criminal suspect that China has successfully repatriated from Latin America.

Posted in Politics | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Action plan targets soil pollution

China released its third national action plan to curb pollution on Tuesday, this time targeting soil deterioration.

Posted in Politics | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Courts clear over 1,000 defendants

Declarations of innocence come amid efforts by authorities to prevent miscarriage of justice

Posted in Politics | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,

Giant ginseng root could tip the scales at auction in China

Mark MacDonald, a FedEx deliveryman and volunteer fireman in rural Maryland, was out with his father last September looking for ginseng roots in western Allegany County.
What they found could make history.
“It took us an hour and a half to dig it out,” MacDonald told the Cumberland, Maryland Times-News. “We were real careful with it. It was unbelievable. We just kept digging and digging and there was more and more root.”

Posted in Life | Also tagged , , , , , , , ,