China sacks Nanjing city party chief amid probe

China has removed the Communist Party chief of Nanjing city from his post for violating the law, state media said Thursday, after Beijing`s corruption watchdog said it was investigating him amid allegations of corruption.

Chinese who attacked plane crew `barbarians`: State media

Chinese state-run media branded four unruly air passengers "barbarians" Monday after they scalded an air hostess and threatened to blow up a plane in a dispute over seating.

32 member Indian contingent for Youth Olympics

A 32-member Indian contingent has left Indian shores to participate in the ongoing Youth Olympics in Nanjing.

Chinese young golfer Dou Zecheng driving for gold at Nanjing Youth Olympics

Chinese golfer Dou Zecheng is hoping for the biggest win of his life at the second Youth Olympics in Nanjing.

Nigeria quits China Youth Olympics over Ebola outbreak

Nigeria today pulled out of the Youth Olympics in China`s?Nanjing city, a day after two other west African nations withdrew from the Games over the worst outbreak of deadly Ebola virus in decades in Africa.

Youth Olympic Village opens in Nanjing

With the turn of a symbolic golden key and a shower of golden confetti, the Youth Olympic Village (YOV) officially opened here Tuesday.

Olympic Games - Japan tells youth athletes not to wear uniforms in Nanjing

The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has told its Youth Olympic Games athletes not to wear their official tracksuits when out and about in the host city of Nanjing in China due to fears over potential attacks.

Nanjing 2014, a precursor to Rio 2016

The second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing is seen as a Games of many firsts, as rugby sevens, Hockey5s, golf, 3x3 basketball, beach volleyball and showcase events such as sport climbing, roller sports, skateboarding and wushu make their debut.

Youth Olympics: Japan youth athletes told to keep low profile in China

Japanese athletes at this month`s Youth Olympics in the Chinese city of Nanjing have been warned not to wear their official tracksuits around town due to safety fears, local media have reported.

China confirms flight delays caused by military drills

China`s civil aviation authority has confirmed military exercises are behind widespread flight delays and cancellations this month, following days of rumours.

Kirill, Park book TT berths for Youth Olympics

Bamboleim: Kazakhstan’s Kirill Gerassimenko defeated championship favourite Lam Siu Hang from Hong Kong 4-2 in the Junior Boys final of the Road to Nanjing 2014 series to book his Youth Olympics Games spot at the Mukherjee Stadium here Monday.

Hockey legend De Nooijer role model for Youth Olympics

Double Olympic gold medallist and hockey legend Teun de Nooijer has been selected along with 36 others as Athlete Role Model (ARM) for the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) that will be held in Nanjing, China, Aug 16-28.

China and Taiwan hold historic talks

China and Taiwan on Tuesday held their first government-to-government talks since they split 65 years ago after a brutal civil war -- a symbolic yet historic move between the former bitter rivals.

China`s military to hold exercises involving 40,000 troops

China`s military will hold one of its biggest exercises involving 40,000 troops aimed at testing the logistic ability of the world`s largest army to move its troops in real wartime situation.

Embarrassment for India, 18 overage athletes to return back from Youth Asian Games

Just a day after badminton players were thrown out of the second Youth Asian Games in Nanjing, China, 18 track and field athletes are set to return home due to official bungling as Athletics Federation of India has sent over aged players for the multi-sporting event.

12 killed, 300 wounded in explosion in Chinese factory

At least 12 people were killed
and as many as 300 injured when a powerful explosion triggered
by a gas pipeline leak ripped through a plastic and chemicals
factory in eastern China.

China-EU summit set for Nov 30 in Nanjing: EU

China and the EU will hold their annual summit on Nov 30 in Nanjing, with climate change and the global economy topping the agenda, the EU said.