Suspected asteroid blast in Northern China
Suspected asteroid blast in Northern China

A suspected asteroid blast was recorded on November 5, 2014, by a surveillance camera installed at Xilinhot South expressway toll station of Inner Mongolia, Northern China.

China court reopens case of executed teenager

A court in north China on Thursday opened a new trial for a teenager executed almost 20 years ago for rape and murder, state-run media said, in a rare re-examination of a possible wrongful conviction.

'US feared India would follow China in conducting nuke tests'

Amid reports that China was planning to conduct nuclear tests, the US in early 1960s feared that neighbouring countries like India would follow suit and it directed its officials to address India's security concerns, according to newly declassified documents.

Gas poisoning kills four in China

Four workers were killed by an unknown gas when they were repairing heating pipelines in north China`s Inner Mongolia autonomous region, the local work safety watchdog said Wednesday.

Five dead, two missing in north China mine fire

Five people were killed and two others went missing when a fire broke out in a mine in northern China.

Nine killed, 16 injured in China coal mine mishap

Nine miners have been killed and 16 others injured in a coal mine accident in China`s northern Inner Mongolia autonomous region.

Protests break calm in China`s Inner Mongolia area

Authorities are also fearful of another major
outburst of ethnic turmoil.

China`s Inner Mongolia region under heavy security

Internet access has been cut in many areas of the sprawling region.

1,000 herdsmen trapped in Inner Mongolia`s snowstorm

The snow was 40 days earlier than its usual arrival time, officials said.

Chinese region plans to extinguish 1960s fire at coal mines

Smouldering started in 1960s after exposure of coal-bearing strata in air.