China completes first phase of major oil reserve project

The first phase of China's massive 16.4 million cubic metres strategic oil reserve project aimed at averting supply based risks and fluctuating energy prices has been completed and made operational, it was announced on Thursday.

Water supply suspended after chemical spill in China river

Water utility companies were Sunday compelled to suspend water supply from a river in China due to a chemical spill in its upper reaches, media reported.

10 killed in China building collapse

At least 10 people were killed and 91 others injured when an auditorium collapsed during a wedding in eastern China, state media reported on Friday.

China starts relaxing one-child policy

China began to implement the loosening of its controversial one-child policy today when a province announced it has made it legal for couples to have two children if one parent is an only child.

China starts relaxing one-child policy

China began to implement the loosening of its controversial one-child policy Friday when a province announced it has made it legal for couples to have two children if one parent is an only child.

Typhoon Fitow kills 10 in east China province

Ten people have died after a typhoon slammed into China`s east coast, including a family of three who were all killed by electric shocks, state media reported on Wednesday.

Heavy rain hits over 650,000 people in China

Over 666,000 people have been affected by heavy rains in east China, officials said on Saturday.

Chinese woman abandons second child to avoid fines

A Chinese woman in eastern Zhejiang province "abandoned" her recently-born second child, a two-month-old baby girl, only to "adopt" her later in a bid to avoid fines from birth control authorities.

China: Typhoon Haikui kills 5; millions evacuated

Haikui is the third typhoon to wallop China`s eastern coast in a week, after storms Saola and Damrey hit the region over the weekend.

Typhoon Haikui wrecks havoc on China`s coast

Haikui is the third typhoon to wallop China`s eastern coast in a week, after storms Saola and Damrey hit the region over the weekend.

China: Chained children in orphanage create furore

Since June 29, photos have been circulated online showing a boy`s foot shackled to a bench.