23 trapped in flooded coal mine in China

As many as 23 people were trapped after a coal mine was flooded in China`s Heilongjiang province Thursday, authorities said.

China orders probe after man castrates 4 in hospital

Seven local officials are being investigated in China after a man stated to be a worker at a hospital castrated four patients using a razor.

15 injured in train derailment in China

Fifteen persons were injured when a passenger train derailed in northeast China`s Heilongjiang Province early today morning, a news report said.

Man sets fire to elderly home in China, 11 dead

Eleven people were today charred to death when an inhabitant of a senior citizens nursing home set fire to the facility in a row over USD 32 in northeast China.

Siberian tiger eats oxes in China

A wild Siberian tiger has eaten several oxes in the past week in two forest farms of China`s Heilongjiang province, authorities said Wednesday.

Terrorising wild bear killed in China

A 400-kg wild black bear, which caused havoc in Chinese villages, was shot and killed today in northeastern Heilongjiang Province.

Driver, associate held in China for raping school

Chinese police have arrested a school bus driver and his associate for allegedly raping a 13-year-old student in northeast Heilongjiang province.

Sounds heard from Chinese mine where 22 missing

Twenty-six miners were trapped on August 23 when workers broke through into an adjacent flooded pit.