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China regions losing 'momentum' in pollution fight - Environmental minister

Regions with smaller "historical burdens" were doing well, poorer industrial towns and "backward" rural regions continue to struggle when it comes to implementing state policies said Li Ganjie.

Jan 28, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

Canadian woman briefly detained at Beijing airport: paper

China has expressed outrage over Canada`s arrest of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.

Jan 17, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

China's Xi nudges North Korea, US to meet half way as second summit planned

Pyongyang has demanded Washington lift sanctions, imposed because of its nuclear and missile tests, and declare an official end to the 1950-1953 Korean War.

Jan 10, 2019, 10:26 AM IST

India bag compound mixed pair bronze in Archery World Cup

India ended their campaign with a bronze medal in the compound mixed pair event at stage one of the Archery World Cup on Saturday.

Apr 28, 2018, 20:06 PM IST

Archery World Cup: Ankita Bhagat best Indian in recurve qualifications

Ankita Bhagat emerged as the best-placed Indian in the recurve qualifications round as she achieved eighth seeding, while former world number one Deepika Kumari and Atanu Das got the 10th spots in the Archery World Cup Stage 1 here on Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2018, 20:35 PM IST

Abhishek Verma third in archery WC qualification round

Asian Games gold medallist Abhishek Verma finished third in the qualification to move to the round of 32, scoring 710 along with two others in the first stage of the Archery World Cup on Tuesday.

Apr 24, 2018, 20:20 PM IST

Minivan rams into pedestrians in Shanghai, 18 hurt: Reports

The van was carrying gas tanks and caught fire at the time of the accident

Feb 02, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

Badminton legend Lin Dan stunned in China Open first round

Chinese legend Lin Dan was dumped out of the first round of the China Open on Wednesday, stunned by Indonesia's world number 17 Jonatan Christie.

Nov 15, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

Pizzas designed by Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in China's most exclusive restaurant

They call it "the most exclusive restaurant in China". There are absolutely no reservations and Roger Federer is apparently a big fan.

Oct 13, 2017, 19:44 PM IST

Juan Martin Del Potro rallies to beat racquet-smasher Alexander Zverev in Shanghai Open

The Argentine fought back from a set down to beat rising star Zverev 3-6, 7-6, 6-4 in the quarterfinals.

Oct 12, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

Nick Kyrgios enjoys 'redemption' for Shanghai meltdown

The Australian said he wanted to make up for his notorious meltdown last year in Shanghai as he beat Mischa Zverev in the second round of the China Open on Wednesday.

Oct 04, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

China to launch world's fastest train in September

China will launch the world`s fastest train in September which will shorten the travel time between Beijing and Shanghai by more than an hour, authorities said on Monday.

Aug 21, 2017, 11:56 AM IST

Harvard keeps top spot in Chinese ranking of best universities

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich remained the highest-ranked entry from continental Europe, holding on to 19th place, while the University of Copenhagen in Denmark moved up one slot to 30th.

Aug 15, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

BRICS trade ministers meet concludes in Shanghai

A six-member delegation led by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman participated in the August 1-2 meeting.

Aug 02, 2017, 18:39 PM IST

Not denied visa to India Foundation researchers: Chinese Embassy

On Friday, BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav, who is on the Board of Directors of India Foundation, had denied media reports that he was denied visa by China but confirmed that visas of two of their researchers were rejected.

Jul 08, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

Gas pipeline blast in northeast China kills 5, injures 89: Reports

The blast occurred at around 2.45 p.m. local time (0645 GMT) on Tuesday in Songyuan city in Jilin province.

Jul 05, 2017, 09:04 AM IST

''Sing the motherland'': China tightens rules for online content

The new rules also laid out a range of issues that did not meet with approval, including violence, drug addiction, extramarital affairs and religious cults. 

Jun 30, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

China commissions biggest new generation naval destroyer

The Navy's new destroyer, a domestically designed and produced vessel, was launched at the Jiangnan Shipyard (Group), Shanghai.

 

Jun 28, 2017, 12:23 PM IST

Nine Chinese gay, transgender couples to tie the knot on cruise ship

Eight hundred people will watch on Wednesday as Aries Liu, a 32-year-old man who used to be a woman, marries his blushing bride on a cruise ship in waters near China`s business capital of Shanghai.

Jun 14, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

China offers support, help to Myanmar after plane crash

Soldiers, family members and crew were on board the weekly flight from several coastal towns to Myanmar`s biggest city of Yangon when it went missing.

Jun 10, 2017, 13:47 PM IST