Last Updated: Sunday, September 15, 2013, 15:05
The tomb of the most influential woman "prime minister" in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) was discovered in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province earlier this week.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 11:54
Nine people were killed and 11 others injured after a new round of downpours in the city of Yan`an in China`s northwestern Shaanxi Province.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 21:22
Two people were killed and 20 others injured after a fire engulfed a commercial building in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 15:31
Six people were killed and another person injured after a boiler exploded in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 29, 2012, 18:49
Chinese archaeologists have said that a black substance found in an ancient tomb in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province is a 2,000-year-old portion of beef.
Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 13:31
Five people were killed in a fire at a gold mine pit in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 20, 2011, 20:42
Over 40 wild pandas, considered an endangered species and a "national treasure" of China, are believed to be living near a northwestern Chinese city.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 17, 2011, 14:57
The number of pandas in the wild has increased from 14 to 41 over the past decade in China`s Shaanxi province.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 22, 2009, 14:31
Two environmental officials were under investigation on Saturday after more than 1,300 children were poisoned by pollution from a manganese processing plant in central China.
Last Updated: Friday, August 21, 2009, 14:10
Over 1,300 children are suspected to have suffered lead poisoning in central China`s Hunan province, leading to a smelter being shut down and two of the plant executives being detained.
Last Updated: Monday, August 17, 2009, 15:49
Hundreds of villagers broke into a smelting plant in north China blamed for the lead poisoning of more than 600 children, smashing trucks in protest, state media reported on Monday.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 15, 2009, 10:46
More than 600 children have been sickened with lead poisoning in a northern Chinese province where authorities shut a smelter earlier this week thought to have caused the contamination, state media reported.
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