Shaanxi province

China Coach accident kills at least 36: Report

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - At least 36 people were killed when a coach crashed into the wall of an expressway tunnel in China`s northwest, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Friday. 

Aug 11, 2017, 06:29 AM IST

Two killed in China plane crash

Two persons were today killed when their plane crashed in northwest China's Shaanxi Province.

Mar 30, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Ghastly death of a pregnant woman near guardrail shocks China

In a bizarre incident, a pregnant woman in China has died after her neck got struck in a roadside guardrail, triggering discussions on social media over the safety of such facilities.

Mar 30, 2016, 14:17 PM IST
World’s only brown panda survives minus 30 degree Celcius in China!

World’s only brown panda survives minus 30 degree Celcius in China!

Qi Zai, the six-year-old male, is the world’s only completely brown panda, found among a colony of pandas with some brown in their coats.

Feb 29, 2016, 14:17 PM IST

65 still missing in China landslide

At least 65 people still remain missing after a massive landslide buried the living quarters of a mining company in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, authorities said on Thursday.

Aug 13, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

Over 60 missing in China landslide

 Over 60 people remained missing after a landslide swept through the living quarters of a mining company in China`s Shaanxi province, a media report said on Thursday.

Aug 13, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

19 killed in China landslide

At least 19 people have been confirmed dead and two injured in a landslide which occurred on Friday evening at a highway construction site in China`s Shaanxi province.

Oct 11, 2014, 08:56 AM IST

Chinese man recovers after 3D-printed prosthetic skull replacement

A Chinese farmer who damaged half his skull in an accident has been treated with the help of 3D printing technology.

Sep 18, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

1200-year-old tomb found in China

Archaeologists in China today discovered a 40-meter long tomb with well preserved wall paintings dating back more than 1,200 years in the country`s northwest Shaanxi Province.

Aug 23, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

11 killed, 40 injured in two road accidents in China

At least 11 people were killed and 40 others injured today in two traffic accidents in China`s central Henan Province and northwestern Shaanxi Province.

May 24, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

Seven killed in coal mine accident in China

Seven workers were killed and six others trapped in a coal mine accident in China`s northwestern Shaanxi Province.

May 15, 2014, 11:50 AM IST

Chinese Communist Party official sacked over sex scandal

A senior Communist Party school official in northwest China`s Shaanxi province has been dismissed from his post.

Jan 21, 2014, 00:53 AM IST

China finds ancient tomb of `woman prime minister`

The tomb of the most influential woman "prime minister" in the Tang Dynasty (618-907) was discovered in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province earlier this week.

Sep 15, 2013, 15:05 PM IST

Heavy rains in China; 9 killed, 11 injured

Nine people were killed and 11 others injured after a new round of downpours in the city of Yan`an in China`s northwestern Shaanxi Province.

Jul 23, 2013, 11:54 AM IST

2,000-year-old beef found in NW China

Chinese archaeologists have said that a black substance found in an ancient tomb in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province is a 2,000-year-old portion of beef.

Sep 29, 2012, 18:49 PM IST

Five killed in fire accident at gold mine in China

Five people were killed in a fire at a gold mine pit in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.

Sep 28, 2012, 13:31 PM IST

`Over 40 wild pandas live in Shaanxi province`

Over 40 wild pandas, considered an endangered species and a "national treasure" of China, are believed to be living near a northwestern Chinese city.

Dec 20, 2011, 20:42 PM IST

Panda numbers increase in China

The number of pandas in the wild has increased from 14 to 41 over the past decade in China`s Shaanxi province.

Dec 17, 2011, 14:57 PM IST

Officials investigated in lead poisonings of China

Two environmental officials were under investigation on Saturday after more than 1,300 children were poisoned by pollution from a manganese processing plant in central China.

Aug 22, 2009, 14:31 PM IST

Lead poisoning hits 1,300 kids in China

Over 1,300 children are suspected to have suffered lead poisoning in central China`s Hunan province, leading to a smelter being shut down and two of the plant executives being detained.

Aug 21, 2009, 14:10 PM IST