Sunday, July 20, 2014
At least 38 people were killed when a van carrying inflammable liquid hit a bus on a highway in central China early Saturday, state media reported.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
A truck loaded with flammable liquid collided with a bus on a highway in southern China on Saturday, killing at least 38 people.
The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in more than 40 years made its second landfall Friday, authorities said, after leaving a trail of destruction and at least 64 dead in the neighboring Philippines.
The value of the patented seed allegedly stolen from U.S. seed corn companies likely exceeds US$500 million, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
China's military will take part in an infantry exercise for the first time with Australian and U.S. forces in October, the Pentagon said on Thursday.
Friday, July 18, 2014
he Shanghai court that will try two foreign investigators linked to the bribery case of drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in China said Thursday it will hold an open trial, following diplomatic and family protests.
Fidgeting with his placard, six-year-old Fang Mingxing made an unlikely protester. But he was on the front line of a demonstration in China's capital, shouting: “I want to go to school.”
A Chinese regional official was sentenced to life imprisonment on Thursday for bribe-taking, a court said, the first high-ranking bureaucrat to be jailed in the corruption crackdown overseen by President Xi Jinping.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
One of China's renowned ancient towns was under water Wednesday as heavy rain hit the centre of the country, with tens of thousands of people evacuated from the area.
Three members of an imprisoned pastor's family have sneaked out of China to the U.S. with the help of activists after complaining about an extended campaign of harassment by Chinese authorities, a Christian rights group said Tuesday.