Tuesday, June 7, 2011
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.
A group that runs one of several websites issuing anonymous calls for pro-democracy protests in China says its Google-hosted site has been hacked.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
The former mayor of the affluent southern Chinese boomtown of Shenzhen received a suspended death sentence on Monday for taking bribes, state media reported, two years after he was sacked.
A landslide buried more than 20 workers in a makeshift dormitory at a quarry in southern China on Monday, state media reported.