Coming next, a driverless bus

A Chinese firm has announced that it has successfully completed the trial of an unmanned passenger bus, the media reported on Tuesday.

China firm to punish `unscheduled` pregnancies: Report

A Chinese company plans to demand its employees seek approval to get pregnant and fine those who conceive a child without permission, reports said, provoking a media firestorm Friday.

Poor construction, safety checks blamed for fatal China fire

A preliminary investigation into a nursing home fire that killed 38 people in central China has blamed poor building construction and lax safety checks, Chinese authorities reported.

Fire at China nursing home kills 38

Thirty-eight people were killed in a fire at a home for senior citizens in China`s central Henan province, state media said, the latest disaster in a country with a poor record on work safety.

Rest home inferno kills 38 elderly in China

Beijing, May 26(PTI) At least 38 people were killed and six others injured in a fire at a rest home for senior citizens in central China's Henan Province, officials said today.

American pilot, Chinese killed in plane crash in China

An American pilot and a Chinese passenger were killed when a light aircraft crashed in east China's Anhui Province within minutes after taking off.

Chinese man opens plane door, mistaking handle for handrail!

In a bizarre incident, a Chinese man opened the the emergency exit of an aircraft when it was about to take off, mistaking the door handle for a handrail to steady himself.

'Ancient earthquake uncovered in China'

Scientists have found evidence of a powerful earthquake 3,000 years ago in central China, apparently the earliest known tremor in the country`s history, state media reported.

Trapped miners confirmed dead in central China

The bodies of six miners trapped after a rock burst at a coal mine in central China`s Henan province were found by rescuers Friday.

Man`s head cut off by passing truck

A drunk man who leaned out of a car window to puke was killed when a passing truck ripped his head apart in China`s Henan province, police said.

China covered by fog; Beijing air hazardous

Major parts of eastern and central China were shrouded under a thick layer of haze and fog today while pollution in the capital city of Beijing was at `hazardous` levels.

Chinese official owning 29 houses faces graft probe

The procuratorate of Zhengzhou, capital of Henan, decided today to investigate Zhai Zhenfeng, the former director of the housing administration bureau in Erqi district of the city.

Top official on run to escape graft charges held in China

A top Chinese official was arrested from central China`s Henan province, officials said.