Six China miners saved after 7 days underground: Xinhua

 Six men were rescued from a flooded Chinese coal mine Monday having survived a week underground after at least four of their co-workers were killed, state media said.

Jul 27, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

China's rising divorce rate sign of women's progress: Experts

 China's divorce rate has gone up since 2003 and over three million couples have split last year, a phenomenon experts believe symbolises the awakening of feminism and social progress for women in the world's most populous country.

Jun 30, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

Taxi drivers hospitalised after Beijing pesticide protest: Police

 More than 30 taxi drivers were hospitalised after apparently drinking pesticide during a protest in central Beijing over a dispute with authorities, police said on Saturday.

Apr 04, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

Chinese man executed for rape of minor

A man in northeast China`s Heilongjiang province was executed Friday for the rape and murder of a 16-year-old girl, in collusion with his pregnant wife.

Jan 30, 2015, 19:31 PM IST
Siberian tiger population at China's park up by 105 this year

Siberian tiger population at China's park up by 105 this year

 The population of endangered Siberian tigers has gone up by 105 this year, bringing their total number to over 1,000 at a tiger park in China's northeast Heilongjiang Province.

Dec 29, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Pilot jailed over China air crash disaster

 The pilot of a passenger plane, which crashed in northeast China four years ago resulting in the death of 44 passengers, was today sentenced to three years in prison for violating rules.

Dec 19, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

China intensifies efforts to protect Siberian tigers

China is stepping up efforts to protect Siberian tigers roaming along its border with Russia.

Nov 07, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Two killed in shopping mall fire in China

 At least two persons were killed when a fire broke out at a shopping center fire in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.

Sep 02, 2014, 10:35 AM IST

Two killed in China mine blast

At least two people were killed and four injured in an explosion in a coal mine in China`s Heilongjiang province Friday, authorities said.

May 10, 2014, 06:08 AM IST

China`s bus explosion caused by disgruntled mine worker: Police

An explosion that killed 11 people in north-eastern China last week was caused by a disgruntled coal mine worker, police said on Monday.

Jan 14, 2013, 23:07 PM IST

Three killed as bridge collapses in China

With a total length of 15.42 km, the Yangmingtan bridge was claimed to be the longest in north China.

Aug 24, 2012, 13:42 PM IST

Two trains collide in China; 24 injured

The accident took place at Jiamusi railway station when most of the passengers were ready to get off the train.

Aug 24, 2012, 10:31 AM IST

Wind, solar power belong to State: China province

In a bizarre draft regulation released by a province in China, climate resources like wind and solar power belong to the state.

Jul 04, 2012, 12:49 PM IST

Rescuers save 22 miners from China`s flooded mine

Twenty-two of the 26 miners
trapped in a flooded mine in northeast China`s Heilongjiang Province were rescued early Tuesday a week after the accident.

Aug 30, 2011, 10:56 AM IST