Monday, July 18, 2011
More than 460 people have died or gone missing in China since June, after extreme summer weather triggered huge floods and deadly landslides, government authorities said.1 Comment
Rescuers in southwest China have called off their search for 21 coal miners trapped underground by a flood two weeks ago, saying the workers were "very unlikely to be alive," state media said Sunday.
Monday, June 20, 2011
More than 2 million people have been displaced or otherwise affected by flooding in eastern China's Zhejiang province that is also pushing up food prices, state media reported Sunday.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Chinese President Hu Jintao held talks Monday with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev on the first leg of a tour of ex-Soviet states which China hopes will result in new energy deals.
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.