21 workers trapped under collapsed tunnel rescued in China

The 21 workers trapped in a collapsed tunnel in east China's Fujian Province for more than a day were rescued on Saturday.

5 killed in explosion in China

Five people were killed after an oil tank truck exploded in China's central Hubei Province, local authorities said on Saturday.

Knifeman kills 3 in rampage at China school: Reports

A knife-wielding man stabbed eight children and a teacher in a rampage at a Chinese primary school Monday, leaving at least three of them dead, reports said, in the country`s latest attack against youngsters.

Chinese man commits suicide after killing three

A man committed suicide after killing three and injuring six people Monday in a school in China`s Hubei province, an official said.

16 arrested in China for forcing girls into prostitution

Sixteen people have been arrested from central China's Hubei Province for allegedly forcing more than 30 girls, mostly underage students, into prostitution.

Rescue efforts on to save workers trapped in China coal mine

Rescuers are battling to save six coal miners trapped after a flood in a mine in central China`s Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in Hubei Province.

China court upholds mining tycoon`s death sentence

A Chinese court today upheld the death sentence handed down to a mining billionaire said to have links with disgraced former security tsar Zhou Yongkang.

China upholds death penalty for businessman linked to former security tsar

A Chinese court on Thursday upheld the death sentence for a former mining tycoon connected to the eldest son of former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, the focus of a high-profile corruption investigation, state media reported.

Chinese woman detained over chopping boy`s ears

A Chinese woman has been detained by police on suspicion of chopping off the ears of a six-year-old boy in Hubei province.

15 killed, 4.68 mn affected by heavy rains in China

At least 15 people were killed and 4.68 million affected as heavy rains lashed several parts of China.

Five killed, 4.68 million affected by heavy rains in China

At least 15 people were killed and 4.68 million affected as heavy rains lashed several parts of China.

Nine cases of cholera reported in China

Nine cases of cholera have been reported in China`s central Hubei Province.

One held for China bomb hoax

Xiong Yi has been detained in China for a hoax bomb warning that forced the diversion of a domestic flight.