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Chinese man jailed for eight years for airport blast

Explosives are relatively easy to obtain in China though, home to the world`s largest mining and fireworks industries.
 

Former Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez agrees to join Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua

Former Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez agrees to join Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua

Chinese Super League clubs had already splashed out more than $400 million on players this year, after President Xi Jinping laid out a vision of turning the country into a football power.

Nepal's national flag carrier NAC to re-enter China

Nepal Airlines Corporation, the state-owned entity, is seeking a landing permit at Guangzhou international airport as it plans to re-enter China after nearly a decade.

Asian markets extend global rout on Donald Trump fears

Asian markets extend global rout on Donald Trump fears

Asian equities tumbled Wednesday, extending a global sell-off as a poll showing Donald Trump overtaking market favourite Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House flamed fears about future US economic policy.

Novak Djokovic says tennis format must `improve and evolve'

Novak Djokovic says tennis format must `improve and evolve'

Djokovic said different scoring methods were worth considering to make tennis, whose matches vary wildly in duration, easier to follow on TV.

Asian shares climb on fading US rate expectations

Asian shares climb on fading US rate expectations

Asian stock markets rallied Monday and the dollar dipped as a slowdown in US jobs creation doused expectations for an interest rate hike this month while at the same time showing the world`s top economy was still improving.

China's government flexes muscles with Uber, DreamWorks probes

China's government flexes muscles with Uber, DreamWorks probes

The Chinese government said on Friday it was investigating two high-profile takeover proposals involving US companies, the latest sign of its growing influence on whether deals are approved - even those appearing to have little impact in China.

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.