Suspected food poisoning in a primary school in east China`s Shandong province have sickened dozens of students, authorities said early Tuesday.
China plans to build the world`s longest underwater tunnel, an expert involved in the project told AFP Friday, a $36 billion shortcut between two northern port cities in an earthquake-prone region.
The deaths in an oil pipeline explosion in Qingdao city in China`s Shandong province have climbed to 52, rescuers said Sunday.
Fifteen of the 16 crewmen on a Panama-registered freighter have been rescued after the vessel caught fire off the east China coast.
About 1,000 vessels are stranded in the water as a cold snap has created a layer of thick sea ice on Laizhou Bay in China`s Shandong province.
A thick blanket of fog caused at least 22 accidents on an expressway in China, killing seven people and injuring 35, officials said.
Civil rights activist Chen Guangcheng escaped from 20 months of house arrest recently.
US and Chinese officials are ironing out a deal to secure American asylum for a blind Chinese legal activist who fled house arrest.
Chinese human rights activist Hu Jia was detained over the weekend for questioning in Chen Guangcheng`s fleeing case.
Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Campbell avoided reporters, and the US embassy declined to discuss his agenda.
Hu Jia is an outspoken government critic and friend of the Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng who escaped house arrest last weekend.
Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng scaled a wall and fled under a moonless sky.
If confirmed, Chen Guangcheng`s freedom would be a boost for a persecuted dissident community in China.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
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