Friday, June 10, 2011
Chinese state media says a new round of flooding across central China has killed 33 people and injured more than 100.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Twenty-one workers trapped this past month in two flooded coal mines in Southwest China have been confirmed dead as more bodies were found on Sunday.1 Comment
China's Education Ministry says police have detained 62 people for selling wireless headphones, two-way radios and other electronic devices to cheat on this week's nationwide college entrance exam.
A man's wife and elder sister donated parts of their livers to save his life.
Sunday, June 5, 2011
Police in northeast China detained 10 people and seized a haul of methamphetamines smuggled in to the country from North Korea, Chinese state media said on Saturday.
Monday, May 30, 2011
Authorities say a blast at a chemical plant in eastern China has killed three people and injured eight others.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Seven people have been killed in a gas accident in a coal mine in southwest China, state media said Wednesday — the latest fatal incident to strike the nation's notoriously dangerous collieries.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Watermelon fields in eastern China are a mess of burst fruit after farmers abused growth chemicals in an attempt to make extra money but ended up ruining their crops, state media reported Tuesday.
Monday, May 16, 2011
A 5.0-magnitude tremor hit the Chinese province of Sichuan on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, three years after a giant quake left 87,000 dead or missing in the region.
Friday, May 13, 2011
China has hailed reconstruction efforts since a massive earthquake leveled parts of Sichuan province three years ago as a major victory, but a lack of jobs and crippling debts to pay for new homes are making life difficult for many.