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Heavy rain in China kills at least 87, millions evacuated

Heavy rain in China kills at least 87, millions evacuated

Heavy rain in China has killed at least 87 people and forced 16 million from their homes, state media reported on Saturday.

Global economy "grim" and G20 must step up to fix it: China

Global economy "grim" and G20 must step up to fix it: China

The global economic situation is grim and major economies must lead the way in tackling problems including sluggish growth and weak trade, China`s trade minister Gao Hucheng said on Saturday.

China, India can join hands to tackle urban pollution: Official

In 2015, Shanghai government managed to convert almost 25 square miles of the city into green areas.

Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks open higher after sell-off

 Hong Kong stocks climbed more than one percent in the first few minutes of trade Friday.

Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks down at open

Shares fell in Hong Kong and Shanghai after the open on Thursday following the previous day`s gains. 

Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari equals world record in recurve event

Archery World Cup: Deepika Kumari equals world record in recurve event

Kumari's score of 686/720 equalled the record-breaking score of 686/720 set by South Korean archer Ki Bo-Bae in 2015.

Chinese Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton at the back

Chinese Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton at the back

Despite the chopping and changing in formats, Sunday`s race will be the ninth straight a Mercedes has started from the front.

Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks rally after Yellen comments

Shares in Hong Kong and Shanghai rallied in the first few minutes of trade Wednesday after comments from Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen suggested US interest rates would remain unchanged into the second half of the year.

Knife attacker injures 10 children at Chinese school

Pupils were lining up to go home at the end of the morning session when the man struck, slashing at several children before fleeing, the state-run China News Service cited a witness as saying.

Factory explosion in Shanghai kills 4, injures 2

Four Chinese workers were killed Wednesday in an explosion at a machinery factory in an industrial park on the outskirts of Shanghai, a local state-owned newspaper said.

Turbulence injures multiple Air Canada passengers, diverts flight

 Turbulence on an Air Canada flight from China injured multiple passengers on Wednesday, forcing it to land in Calgary, Alberta, the airline said.

Rajnath visits 'digital' police station in Shanghai

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited a police station in Shanghai where all the records are kept in digitised form.

'Catastrophe' warnings as climate talks enter final stretch

Large swathes of New York and Shanghai could disappear under the waves and millions driven into poverty, fresh climate reports warned as ministers scrambled today for common ground weeks ahead of a crunch environmental summit.

Podium finish for Armaan Ebrahim in Shanghai

Indian racer ended the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Asia series on a high by finishing second in the fifth and concluding round, here on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal defeats Stan Wawrinka to enter Shanghai Masters semis

Rafael Nadal defeats Stan Wawrinka to enter Shanghai Masters semis

Spain's Rafael Nadal dismissed Stanislas Wawrinka 6-2, 6-1 in the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters hard-court event.

Infosys China CEO becomes 1st Indian to get top Shanghai award

Rangarajan Vellamore, CEO Infosys China, has become the first Indian to receive the Magnolia Gold award in recognition of his contributions to the development of IT industry in Shanghai, China's financial hub.

Shanghai to shut polluting factories for Disney park

China`s commercial hub Shanghai plans to shut 153 polluting and inefficient companies near Disney`s planned theme park to help improve the surrounding environment, according to a local government statement.

Asian shares bounce off three-year lows while China's suffering goes on

Asian shares bounce off three-year lows while China's suffering goes on

Global share markets have been hit by worries that the Chinese economy was growing at a much slower pace than Beijing`s 7 percent target for 2015.

China shares slump 6% leading losses across Asia

Asian shares fell on Tuesday, with Shanghai leading the declines as investors doubted Beijing`s commitment to prop up shares while Bangkok slumped after a bomb attack in the Thai capital.

Shanghai shares close up 4.92%

Shanghai shares closed up 4.92 percent on Monday on speculation of a broad overhaul of state-owned enterprises after weak economic figures released over the weekend, dealers said.