Sunday, April 17, 2011
A man in China has admitted using a hammer to kill 10 people including his father, wife and son after he was refused a loan to prop up his struggling business, state media said Saturday.
Saturday, April 16, 2011
Police were hunting Friday for a man in northeast China suspected of killing 10 people, including his wife, father and son.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011
Ten coal miners have been killed in a gas explosion inside their shaft in northwestern China.
Saturday, March 19, 2011
A Tibetan Buddhist monastery in southwestern China was tightly sealed off by police on Thursday, local residents said, after a young monk set himself on fire and died, triggering protests.
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, has apologized for selling duck meat past its expiry date in a store in southwest China's Chongqing region, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Saturday.
China's state media report that a bus has plunged into a ravine in western China, killing at least 16 people and injuring another 24.
Thursday, February 24, 2011
A government-run website says Chinese authorities have approved the executions of four men convicted of terrorist violence in the restive western region of Xinjiang.
Monday, February 21, 2011
Authorities in this southern city will introduce a garbage sorting system on April 1 as part of an effort to deal with the ever-increasing amount of garbage generated by urban areas.
Saturday, February 19, 2011
A hospital in southern China says surgeons have successfully removed a rusty, 4-inch knife from the skull of a man who claimed it had been stuck in there for four years.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
State media says five people were killed and five injured when a car plowed into a parade of revelers performing a traditional dragon dance in eastern China.