Inner Mongolia

China executes ex-police officer for homicide, corruption

Zhao Liping was found guilty of murder, bribery and possession of firearms and explosives by a court in Taiyuan in November.

May 26, 2017, 14:51 PM IST

China executes former senior police officer for murder, bribery

Zhao first became police chief of the region in 2005 and had worked as a police officer for almost three decades.

May 26, 2017, 11:10 AM IST

Indian held in China for alleged terror links reaches Delhi

A 46-year-old Indian national, who was held in China for alleged terror links, arrived here on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

One reported dead after pollution protest in northern China

One person died and 50 were arrested after some 2,000 police, using rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannons, put down a protest by villagers against pollution from a chemical plant in China`s Inner Mongolia, an overseas human rights group said.

Apr 07, 2015, 10:06 AM IST

China ex-police chief held in murder: Reports

 The former top police chief in north China`s Inner Mongolia region has been detained on suspicion of murdering a 28-year-old woman, media reported on Sunday.

Mar 22, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

China to give parents of wrongfully executed man $330,000

A Chinese court will give the parents of a teenager wrongfully executed for murder and rape 18 years ago more than two million yuan ($330,000) compensation, it said Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 10:09 AM IST
Suspected asteroid blast in Northern China

Suspected asteroid blast in Northern China

A suspected asteroid blast was recorded on November 5, 2014, by a surveillance camera installed at Xilinhot South expressway toll station of Inner Mongolia, Northern China.

Nov 28, 2014, 13:46 PM IST

China court reopens case of executed teenager

A court in north China on Thursday opened a new trial for a teenager executed almost 20 years ago for rape and murder, state-run media said, in a rare re-examination of a possible wrongful conviction.

Nov 20, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

'US feared India would follow China in conducting nuke tests'

Amid reports that China was planning to conduct nuclear tests, the US in early 1960s feared that neighbouring countries like India would follow suit and it directed its officials to address India's security concerns, according to newly declassified documents.

Oct 16, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

Gas poisoning kills four in China

Four workers were killed by an unknown gas when they were repairing heating pipelines in north China`s Inner Mongolia autonomous region, the local work safety watchdog said Wednesday.

Sep 26, 2013, 10:16 AM IST

Five dead, two missing in north China mine fire

Five people were killed and two others went missing when a fire broke out in a mine in northern China.

Jun 24, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

Nine killed, 16 injured in China coal mine mishap

Nine miners have been killed and 16 others injured in a coal mine accident in China`s northern Inner Mongolia autonomous region.

Apr 24, 2012, 11:03 AM IST

Protests break calm in China`s Inner Mongolia area

Authorities are also fearful of another major
outburst of ethnic turmoil.

May 30, 2011, 20:58 PM IST

China`s Inner Mongolia region under heavy security

Internet access has been cut in many areas of the sprawling region.

May 30, 2011, 09:45 AM IST

1,000 herdsmen trapped in Inner Mongolia`s snowstorm

The snow was 40 days earlier than its usual arrival time, officials said.

Nov 27, 2010, 14:25 PM IST

Chinese region plans to extinguish 1960s fire at coal mines

Smouldering started in 1960s after exposure of coal-bearing strata in air.

Jun 04, 2010, 15:57 PM IST