Fujian province

BRICS Media Forum to be held in Beijing next week

The BRICS Media Forum will be held in Beijing from June 7 to 8 and will be attended by the leaders of 25 media groups from Brazil, India, China and South Africa.

Jun 04, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
China: 14 killed in havoc caused by Typhoon Meranti

China: 14 killed in havoc caused by Typhoon Meranti

Meranti made landfall in Xiamen yesterday with a maximum 15-grade wind force bringing extraordinary rainstorms.

Sep 16, 2016, 21:23 PM IST

Typhoon Meranti leaves 16 dead or missing in China

Typhoon Meranti has left at least 16 people dead or missing in China and an ancient bridge destroyed as it wreaked havoc on the country`s eastern coast, the government said Friday.

Sep 16, 2016, 11:39 AM IST

One killed 22 injured in landslides in China

A woman was killed and 22 others injured when a landslide hit a bus carrying Taiwanese tourists in east China's Fujian Province today.

Aug 13, 2016, 14:43 PM IST
2 killed, 17 missing as Typhoon Nepartak sweeps through China

2 killed, 17 missing as Typhoon Nepartak sweeps through China

The provincial flood control office said that so far 4.38 lakh residents in nine cities have been temporarily relocated. The typhoon has destroyed more than 1,000 houses.

Jul 10, 2016, 18:04 PM IST

Super typhoon kills two, injures hundreds in Taiwan

Super typhoon Dujuan has killed two people and left more than 300 injured in Taiwan, authorities said Tuesday after it swept across the island before making landfall in eastern China.

Sep 29, 2015, 09:13 AM IST

Typhoon threatens China after 10 dead or missing in Taiwan

Typhoon Soudelor barreled toward mainland China on Saturday after downing trees, traffic lights and power lines in Taiwan, where at least six were killed, four are missing and dozens injured.

Aug 08, 2015, 13:54 PM IST

Two die, thousands flee as typhoon bears down on Taiwan

Typhoon Soudelor will make landfall in Taiwan on Saturday, after an eight-year-old girl and her mother became the first casualties of the impending storm which has forced thousands to evacuate.

Aug 08, 2015, 02:58 AM IST

Four killed in heavy rains in China

At least four persons have been killed and five others are missing due to heavy rains in eastern China's Fujian Province.

Jul 23, 2015, 13:27 PM IST

Taiwan, China plan further talks in sign of improving relations

Taiwan said on Friday its top official in charge of relations with China will meet his Chinese counterpart this month on an outlying island, the fourth such meeting since the start of last year in a sign of warming relations.

May 15, 2015, 13:37 PM IST
NBA star Gary Payton starts China tour with clinic

NBA star Gary Payton starts China tour with clinic

Nine-time NBA All-Star Gary Payton launched the festivities and the inaugural NBA Chinese New Year Celebration Season of 'Giving initiative in China' with a basketball clinic for underprivileged students in southeast China's Fujian Province.

Jan 31, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Workers rescued from collapsed tunnel in China

The 21 workers trapped in a tunnel which collapsed in China's Fujian province were rescued on Saturday.

Dec 06, 2014, 14:41 PM IST

21 workers trapped in China tunnel safe: Rescuers

All the 21 workers trapped in a collapsed under construction tunnel in China's east Fujian Province were safe on Friday as rescuers managed to insert an air vent through the massive rubble to provide ventilation.

Dec 05, 2014, 13:33 PM IST

China hit by Typhoon Fitow: Two killed, half a million evacuated

Bringing in stormy winds and torrential rains, Typhoon Fitow pummelled east China, killing at least two, snapping power lines and hitting rail and flight services.

Oct 07, 2013, 09:36 AM IST

Irregularities in Chinese govt procurement: Survey

A study of Chinese government procurement shows that nearly 80 per cent of the surveyed products were purchased at amounts much higher than their market price, indicating irregularities in the procurement process.

Feb 26, 2013, 00:11 AM IST