Retired CPC chief of wealthy E China village dies

Wu Renbao, the retired Communist Party of China (CPC) chief of Huaxi Village in east China’s Jiangsu Province, died of cancer on Monday afternoon. Wu, 85, died at 6:58 p.m. at his home in the village. With annual sales revenue of more than 50 billion yuan (about 7.93 million U.S. dollars), Huaxi Village is one […]

Mrs.Guo Qinglan, wife of Indian doctor Dwarkanath S. Kotni, died at 96

Mrs.Guo Qinglan, wife of Indian doctor Dwarkanath S. Kotni, died at 96

Mrs.Guo Qinglan (郭庆兰), wife of Indian doctor Dwarkanath S. Kotni (柯棣华), died in Dalian at age 96. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei expressed deep sorrow and condolences to her family and relatives of Dr. Dwarkanath S. Kotni. Dr.Dwarkanath Shantaram Kotnis was one of five Indian physicians dispatched to China to provide medical assistance during […]

Member of national paragliding team died in training

Member of national paragliding team died in training

Yang Xiaoqiang (杨小强), a 20-year sportsman of national paragliding team died in training on June 4th. The accident happened at 13:00 in the training base of Fuyang city when Mr.Yang dived from the height of 100 metres. Mr.Yang was born in Yidu, Hubei. He won silver medal in the 6th World Paragliding Accuracy Championship in […]

Professor Fang Lizhi died in the US at the age of 76

Professor Fang Lizhi died in the US at the age of 76

Former Vice President of the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), member of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Chinese astrophysicist Fang Lizhi, died in Arizona on April 6 at the age of 76. Professor Fang Lizhi (方励之) was a well-known astrophysicist and pro-democracy activist. He was expelled from the Communist Party of China […]

Actress Bo Han Dies

Actress Bo Han Dies

Actress Bo Han died of cancer on February 19th at the age of 56. In accordance with her wishes, her body has been donated to science without a funeral. Bo Han gained acclaim from her role as a mother on “A Beautiful Daughter-in-law Era,” a TV comedy drama in 2010, and she won Best Actress […]

Zong Fengming Died at 89

Zong Fengming, the author of “Zhao Ziyang: captive conversations” (ISBN 9627934216 9789627934219) died at 1:30 last Thursday, he was 89 years old. The farewell ceremony was held last Saturday in Peking University Third Hospital (PUTH). Over 100 people attended the ceremony. Zong’s family refused the interview upon his wish. Zong was the close friend of […]