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Chinese govt gives GPS-enabled smartwatches to 17,000 school children to track them

Parents can monitor the location of their children and will also be getting notification if the child sends out an emergency or SoS alert.

Jul 19, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

Caught on camera: Power bank explodes inside man's bag, scares passengers in bus

The entire incident, which took place at Guangzhou in China's Guangdong province, was caught on a CCTV camera.

Jun 12, 2018, 15:39 PM IST

Barcelona to sign Paulinho from Guangzhou Evergrande for EUR 40 million: Reports

Paulinho has been in sublime form this year, scoring 12 goals in 29 matches for his club across all competitions. 

Aug 13, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

China detains 35 Japanese nationals for alleged fraud: Japanese Government

"We were informed that local authorities notified Japanese consulate-general in Guangzhou on July 3 that they had taken 35 Japanese nationals into criminal custody on suspicion of fraud," a foreign ministry official, who asked not to be identified, told Reuters.


Jul 12, 2017, 10:52 AM IST

Nine killed in platform collapse at power plant in south China

At least nine people were killed and two others sustained injuries after an operation platform collapsed at a power plant in south China`s Guangdong Province on Saturday.

Mar 25, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

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.

Dec 26, 2016, 16:51 PM IST

Heavy rains lashes China; 34 tourist destinations close, 7,000 people relocated

Heavy downpours swept through parts of China, resulting in closure of 34 tourist destinations and relocation of over 7,000 people.

Aug 13, 2016, 13:10 PM IST

China sends advanced warships to contested south China Sea

China is sending some of its most advanced naval assets to the South China Sea for a scheduled exercise this month. Those include a new guided missile destroyer.

May 04, 2016, 21:21 PM IST

China sends advanced warships to contested S China Sea

China is sending some of its most advanced naval assets to the South China Sea for a scheduled exercise this month. Those include a new guided missile destroyer.

May 04, 2016, 21:16 PM IST

This Chinese woman flew solo on a flight and became 'world's luckiest passenger' - find out how

Zhang travelled solo on a China Southern flight from Wuhan to Guangzhou on Monday.

Feb 03, 2016, 21:57 PM IST

Asia's largest underground railway station opens in China

Know more about the Asia's largest underground railway station.

Dec 30, 2015, 13:14 PM IST

Martina Hingis and I complement each other very well: Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza believes she and her partner, Swiss veteran Martina Hingis complement each other very well.

Nov 04, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

DNA: Delhi govt may use Chinese technique to fight dengue

The AAP government in Delhi is mulling to send a team of experts to a small island in southern China where Genetically Modified (GM) mosquitoes are being used to reduce the population of dengue-cau

Oct 14, 2015, 12:26 PM IST

Chandni Chowk to China: Kejriwal now seeks dragon's help to fight dengue

The Delhi govt is now looking up to China in its fight against dengue.

Oct 13, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

Chinese airport closed after arson attack aboard plane

Chinese authorities have suspended operations at a small regional airport in the country`s east, state media reported on Wednesday, after an arson attack aboard a local flight left two passengers injured.

Jul 29, 2015, 12:47 PM IST

China rights activists on trial in Guangzhou amid crackdown

A closely-watched trial of three Chinese rights activists resumed on Thursday in the southern city of Guangzhou as authorities pursued an unprecedented crackdown on human rights lawyers across China.

Jul 23, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

China cancels trains, closes schools in preparation for typhoon

The Chinese government suspended train services, shut down schools and forced ships to return to ports in the southern province of Guangzhou, in preparation of typhoon Linfa on Thursday.

Jul 09, 2015, 23:54 PM IST

Britain, Belgium to start new visa scheme for Chinese

Britain and Belgium announced Friday new streamlined visa procedures for Chinese nationals aiming to visit both the UK and the wider Schengen area.

Jun 19, 2015, 11:09 AM IST

Uber office raided in southern China: Report

Taxi app Uber's office in the southern city of Guangzhou has been raided by authorities, a report said on Friday, in an apparent crackdown on the Internet ride-sharing service.

May 02, 2015, 00:06 AM IST

'Uber office in southern China raided by government'

Authorities in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou have raided the local office of online ride-hailing service Uber on suspicion of "unlicensed operation", seizing a number of mobile phones, the official Xinhua news agency said on Friday.

May 01, 2015, 21:05 PM IST