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China power plant collapse kills 67: Media

China power plant collapse kills 67: Media

Industrial accidents are common in China, where safety standards are often laxly enforced.
 

Typhoon Haima causes losses worth over USD 700 mn in China

Typhoon Haima has caused estimated direct economic losses worth over USD 702 million in China's three provinces, authorities have said.

Cambodia deports 13 Taiwanese telecoms fraud suspects to China

Cambodia has deported 13 Taiwanese nationals suspected of telecoms fraud to China, the Ministry of Public Security in Beijing has said, ignoring protests from Taiwan asking the Southeast Asian country not to proceed.

China mounts rescue efforts as tornado toll hits 98

China mounts rescue efforts as tornado toll hits 98

Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered "all-out rescue efforts" after what Xinhua said was one of the worst disasters ever to hit Jiangsu.

78 dead, 200 badly hurt in extreme weather in eastern China

Hurricane-force winds, freak hailstorms, pounding rain and a tornado killed 78 people in China`s eastern province of Jiangsu on Thursday and injured nearly 500 others, 200 of them critically, Xinhua reported.

Sailing in 2018 - Bigger, better, safer Titanic

Sailing in 2018 - Bigger, better, safer Titanic

The brain behind Titanic II is Australian billionaire Clive Palmer and his firm, Blue Star Line.

Cipla's arm Meditab sells stake in Jiangsu for $18.5 mn

The closing of the transaction is subject to receipt of applicable regulatory approvals in China, it added.

Boy discovers 3000-year-old bronze sword in China

A 3000-year-old bronze sword has been discovered in a local river by an 11-year-old child in east China's Jiangsu Province.

Death toll in China`s factory blast goes up to 75

The death toll from a factory blast in China`s eastern Jiangsu Province today rose to 75, as a top official said that the accident was caused by "very serious dereliction of duty".

China reports new bird flu case in humans

One more case of bird flu in humans has been confirmed in China`s Jiangsu province, health authorities said Saturday.

Boat blast in east China kills two

Two people have been killed and two others, including a child, injured when a battery on-board a boat exploded in an entertainment park in east China`s Jiangsu Province, officials said today.

Building collapses due to blast in China, 10 killed

A preliminary investigation showed that the blast was caused by a gas leak, a report said.

Bird flu claims 14th victim in China

Chinese authorities have confirmed the death of another person from the H7N9 bird-flu virus in the eastern province of Jiangsu, raising the number of deaths to 14.

Doomsday rumours trigger panic buying in China

December 21 marks the conclusion of a 5,125-year-long Mayan calendar, a point associated with the apocalypse.

China: 15 school kids die in road mishap

A school bus carrying students
headed to their homes plunged into a ditch in eastern China, killing 15 children and injuring eight others.