Thousands of people took to the streets in a distant suburb of Shanghai on Saturday, saying they feared the government would build a chemical plant, despite assurances from officials that the plan will not go ahead.
China may extend the maximum sentence for people found guilty of cult-related crimes to life imprisonment from 15 years in jail, according to a draft amendment to the country`s criminal law reported by state media on Thursday.
A Singapore Airlines Airbus with 182 passengers and 12 crew on board lost power to both engines en route to Shanghai -- reportedly falling 13,000 feet -- the airline said Wednesday as it announced an investigation into the incident.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived here on his historic visit to Mongolia to hold talks with the country's leadership to bolster economic and trade cooperation, including in transport, highways and energy sectors.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday took pot shots at the opposition for attacking him over his foreign visits, and said he was attempting to do in a year of his government what has been left undone for the past 30 years.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Centre for Gandhian and Indian Studies at Fudan University in Shanghai and said Gandhian philosophy can help in the fight against terrorism and deal with climate change.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Saturday treated to "Shanghai vegetarian specials" from stewed porcini to vegetable in curry sauce with rice at a lunch hosted by Communist Party chief of Shanghai Han Zheng.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that people`s faith in the government had increased and the world`s optimism about India and its growth was at an all-time high, a year after the BJP won the Lok Sabha election.