China tests missile with 10 nuclear warheads: Report

China tests missile with 10 nuclear warheads: Report

The Dongfeng-5C missile, carrying 10 dummy warheads, was launched from the Taiyuan Space Launch Centre in Shanxi province, and flew to a desert in western China, a report said.

Feb 02, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

China must adopt two child policy: Official

As China faced looming demographic crisis due to its controversial one child policy, a family planning official said the government must adopt a two child norm to have more young people to address the growing number of ageing population.

Feb 13, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

China official`s mandatory `two children` proposal draws rebuke

China should roll back its one-child policy and instead mandate that all couples have two children, a family planning official has said, drawing criticism on Friday from a ruling Communist Party newspaper.

Feb 13, 2015, 10:24 AM IST

China test fires 10,000-km range nuclear missile

China has test-fired an upgraded version of its 10,000-km range intercontinental ballistic missile which could reach most of the US and European cities, days ahead of its National Day on October 1 to demonstrate its nuclear capability.

Oct 04, 2014, 23:11 PM IST

Ancient tomb discovered in China

An ancient tomb dating back 1,500 years has been unearthed in China`s Shanxi province, offering researchers valuable material relating to the Northern Wei Dynasty.

Jun 19, 2014, 17:36 PM IST

Seven killed in China landslide

Seven people were killed while one person was rescued when a landslide hit China`s Shanxi province early Sunday, Xinhua reported.

Apr 06, 2014, 22:06 PM IST

Death toll in China`s tanker explosion rises to 31

The collision between two tankers, which led to a massive explosion in China`s Shanxi province two weeks ago, has killed 31 people while nine others are still missing, as claimed by the authorities on Thursday.

Mar 13, 2014, 13:34 PM IST

Dam collapses in China, thousands evacuated

Thousands of people were evacuated after a dam in north China`s Shanxi province collapsed, causing heavy flooding and damaging highways and rail tracks.

Feb 17, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Mine accident in China, eight killed

At least eight miners trapped in a flooded coal mine in north China`s Shanxi province were found dead on Saturday.

Aug 04, 2012, 12:19 PM IST

China braces for floods; 40,000 relocated

More than 40,000 people have been relocated from the flood prone areas of Yellow river in Shanxi and Shaanxi provinces.

Jul 29, 2012, 18:32 PM IST

Record rain pounds Chinese capital, 37 killed

The rains have caused multiple damages to roads and bridges, including 31 road cave-ins.

Jul 22, 2012, 12:53 PM IST

Explosion in Chinese school, 1 killed

A new steam boiler exploded at a junior high school in Linyi county, killing a 14-year-old girl.

Feb 23, 2012, 11:19 AM IST