Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 09:50
A Chinese court today sentenced former mining tycoon Liu Han and his brother Liu to death finding them guilty of "organising and leading mafia-style crime and murder".
Last Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014, 17:10
A 4.7-magnitude earthquake on Sunday struck central China`s Hubei Province close to the massive Three Gorges Dam, one of the world`s largest hydropower projects.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 20:17
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake on Monday jolted central China`s Hubei Province, injuring three persons and topping 79 homes.
Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 18:04
A Chinese vendor`s scheme to forge his own death for financial gain was busted after the heat in central China`s Hubei Province proved too much for him to bear.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 21:15
Chinese archaeologists have discovered a rare bronze head with two faces dating back more than 3,000 years in a tomb complex in central China`s Hubei Province.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 18:00
Four people were killed in an explosion at a fireworks factory in central China`s Hubei Province, authorities said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 05, 2012, 12:41
Casualties feared after a furniture market that was being built in China`s central Hubei Province collapsed trapping workers in the rubble.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 02, 2012, 16:23
More than 1,000 tourists, who were stranded on a highway in central China because of landslides, were evacuated early Wednesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 16:21
In an incident that could trouble Apple founder Steve Jobs even after his death, cooking gas burners carrying the brand name "iPhone" have been found in China.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 13:07
A total of 14 counties and townships in western Hubei Province have been hit by downpours.
Last Updated: Friday, June 10, 2011, 14:29
The latest deaths bring the total killed in seasonal flooding this year to at least 87.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 22, 2010, 11:20
Fourteen people have been missing after a vessel carrying trucks capsized on a reservoir in China`s central Hubei province, Xinhua reported on Thursday.
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