China navy plane hits buildings, no casualties reported

China's Defense Ministry says a navy fighter jet on a nighttime training mission has crashed into buildings in an eastern city but the pilot had ejected safely and there were no reports of casualties.

`Dead` Chinese baby awakes just before cremation

A Chinese baby boy who was declared dead and spent the night in a morgue showed signs of life just as he was about to be cremated, local TV reported.

Bird flu death reported in China

A patient has died of H7N9 bird flu in China's eastern province of Zhejiang, health authorities said on Tuesday.

Toll rises in China landslide to 16

 The toll from an east China landslide has risen to 16, with 21 people still missing, authorities said on Sunday.

Super typhoon causes heavy damage in China

Super typhoon Dujuan has caused heavy losses in China's coastal provinces of Zhejiang and Fujian, the media reported on Thursday.

Blast reported at chemical plant in eastern China

An explosion shook a chemical plant in the Chinese province of Zhejiang, state media said on Monday, though there were no immediate reports of casualties in a country on edge after blasts killed more than 160 people last month.

14 killed in China typhoon, four reported missing

Typhoon Soudelor killed nine people in eastern China after parts of the country were hit by the heaviest rains in a century, state media reported Sunday.

Typhoon Soudelor heads to China after killing four in Taiwan

 Typhoon Soudelor moved towards China on Saturday, weaker but still packing a punch, after killing at least four people and leaving a trail of destruction in Taiwan.

China police arrest two "violent terrorists" in coastal city

Chinese authorities in the eastern coastal city of Wenzhou have arrested two "violent terrorists", state media reported on Friday, and accused them of being part of a criminal gang in the city.

20 detained in China counterfeit drug crackdown

 At least 20 people have been detained in eastern China for being involved in production and online trading of counterfeit drugs worth an estimated street value of more than USD 16 million, officials said today.

Typhoon Linfa affects over one million in China

Typhoon Linfa affects over one million in China

 Over one million people were affected by the torrential rainstorms brought by typhoon Linfa, which hit south China`s Guangdong province, a media report said on Friday.

China braces itself for super typhoon

 China is on the highest alert as super typhoon Chan-Hom approaches the eastern coast with winds of up to 187 km per hour.

At least 12 dead in China factory collapse

At least 12 people were killed and two reported missing when a shoe factory collapsed in east China`s Zhejiang province, police said on Sunday.

China executes patient who killed doctor over nose operation: Report

China on Monday executed a man who stabbed a doctor to death over what he considered a botched nose operation, media reported, in a case that spotlighted the country`s overburdened health system.

China street vendors fleeing officers `run over and kill son`

 A Chinese couple selling fruit on the street accidentally ran over and killed their four-year-old son while trying to avoid city enforcement officers, state media reported on Friday, prompting outrage online.

Six bird flu cases reported in China

 Six cases of bird flu have been reported in China`s Zhejiang province, local authorities said in a statement Wednesday.

Lucky escape: Man on bicycle crushed under truck survives to tell tale

Lucky escape: Man on bicycle crushed under truck survives to tell tale

A Chinese cyclist had a miraculous save after he was knocked over by a lorry and he came under the vehicle.

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.