China National Day

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon to halt protest as China National Day nears

A series of protests for and against the city`s Communist Party rulers in Beijing is planned ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People`s Republic on Tuesday, including at the consulate of former colonial power Britain.

Sep 28, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

China's railways report record daily passenger volume

China Railway Corporation witnessed a record passenger trips of around 12.54 million on the first day of the week-long National Day holiday from October 1-7.


Oct 02, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

Security paranoia: '10,000 pigeons body-searched in China'

The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony today for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks.

Oct 01, 2014, 13:59 PM IST