China adopts counterespionage law to beef up national security

China on Saturday adopted a new counterespionage law to beef up its national security by granting sweeping powers to security agencies in the backdrop of revelations of cyber-snooping by US NSA Contractor Edward Snowden.

China`s NSC draws up security plan in maiden meet

China`s newly established National Security Commission headed by President Xi Jinping held its first meeting, drawing up plans to build an integrated command structure

China to revise law to make it easier to sue government

Chinese people would find it easier to take the government to court if a draft amendment to a law over citizens` rights to sue authorities is approved by the Parliament.

Odisha Police Bill contrary to NPC recommendation: Cong

Accusing the BJD government in Odisha of trying to get a new police bill passed in the Assembly without proper public debate, senior Congress leader Niranjan Patnaik on Monday said its provisions are contrary to the recommendation of the NPC.

Railways to set up captive nuclear power plants

With the aim of reducing its power bill, railways is actively considering setting up captive nuclear power plants to meet the rising demand of energy for train operation.

`Chinese police overwhelmed with workload`

Police officers across China are under enormous pressure from the growing load of cases because the force is understaffed, a Chinese lawmaker said during an online interaction.

China`s `wealthy` NPC has whopping 83 billionaires

China`s single legislative, the National People`s Congress (NPC), is almost the wealthiest in the world with 83 billionaires counted among its delegates, according to a report.

No change in China`s political system: Chinese leader

China on Friday ruled out any changes to its one party rule in favour of multi-party "Western political systems", through an address by a top leader of the ruling Communist Party.

NPC to hire intl law firms to explain N-bill clauses to US

The Nuclear Power Corporation will
engage international law firms to explain certain clauses of
the recently passed Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Bill,
for the US.