With the anti-corruption campaign in full-swing, the fourth plenary meeting of the CPC Central Committee, is likely to make it illegal for government officials to accept any manner of gifts from anyone. The loophole has often been used by officials to accept bribes.
The Hong Kong government on Tuesday held the first formal talks with student leaders speaking for sit-in protesters to find a peaceful way to end the Occupy Central movement which started on Sept. 28.
Though China has seen its slowest economic growth in the third quarter, there is other data that to suggest the picture is not gloomy. The employment rate was generally stable with increased wages.
Cleaners at a tourist spot in central China's Henan province, wore Spiderman suits and cleared rubbish off the 160-meter-high cliff face of Taihang mountain.