Zhejiang province

Chinese restaurant offers discount based on bra size

The offer was made by Trendy Shrimp restaurant at a mall in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province.

Aug 08, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

China house collapse: Two more bodies recovered, death toll rises to 22

Two more bodies were recovered today from the debris of four residential houses that collapsed in China's eastern coastal Zhejiang Province, taking the death toll to 22.

Oct 11, 2016, 10:54 AM IST

Eight killed after houses collapse in east China

At least eight persons were killed today when four residential houses collapsed in China's eastern coastal Zhejiang Province.

Oct 10, 2016, 13:34 PM IST

China braces for another typhoon after 'Meranti' kills 28

'Meranti', the strongest typhoon this year, made landfall in Xiamen City, Fujian on Thursday, with a maximum 17-grade wind force bringing extraordinary rainstorms.

Sep 17, 2016, 21:13 PM IST

Typhoon 'Meranti' kills at least 11 in southeast China; another on the way

The world`s strongest storm this year killed at least 10 people in China when it hit the southeast coast, the government said on Friday, as rescuers scoured flooded streets and work crews struggled to restore power to more than a million homes.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:48 PM IST

OMG! See how Obama ignores Xi Jinping and welcomes PM Modi at G20 Summit – Viral Video

But Obama instead welcomed PM Modi, who was just a few feet away, with a hearty smile and handshake.  

Sep 08, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

Chinese sentenced to 30 months for smuggling military hardware

A Chinese national has been sentenced to 30 months in jail in the US for smuggling high- tech military hardware, including sophisticated night vision and thermal imaging scopes.

Jun 30, 2016, 09:59 AM IST

Watch: How drivers in China avoid fatal road collapse

A local traffic policeman, who was on duty, spotted cracks on the road and signalled the drivers to move in different directions thus avoiding a collapse and possible mishap in Hangzhou province.

Apr 25, 2016, 16:42 PM IST

Chinese school gives pork as scholarship prize

Shiqiaotou Middle School in Wenling city awarded 45 "excellent students" with "scholarships" during a new school term ceremony. The first prize winners each received 2.5 kg of pork.

Feb 27, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

72-year-old offers free yoga classes in China

A 72-year-old Chinese man is offering free yoga classes to middle-aged and elderly people and believes that it could become one of the most popular exercises for senior citizens.

Feb 20, 2016, 15:09 PM IST

Chinese business delegation robbed in South Africa

A 10-member Chinese business delegation has been robbed of several hundred thousand yuan in South Africa.

Aug 10, 2015, 13:19 PM IST

Cross removal row: China detains seven Christians

The Chinese government has detained seven Christians accused of embezzlement and disrupting social order amid Church cross removal row.

Aug 05, 2015, 21:17 PM IST

China shuts down Taizhou airport after security breach

China has closed down an airport in its eastern Zhejiang province following a recent incident in which a passenger managed to smuggle a lighter and knife and attempted to set fire to the plane while on flight.

Jul 29, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

Watch: Fearless crane takes on two tigers at China zoo!

In a dramatic 'bird versus tiger' brawl, a red-crowned crane was seen fearlessly fighting off against two attacking tigers at a zoo in China.

May 26, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

11 held in China for sale of toxic capsules

 Eleven people have been arrested for production and sale of toxic capsules on massive scale in east China's Zhejiang Province.

Sep 03, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

Most Chinese provinces relax one-child policy

China is steadily moving towards easing its once mandatory one-child policy as 29 of the 31 provincial regions in the world`s most populous nation have relaxed the decades-old law, allowing couples to have to have two children if either parent is an only child.

Jul 10, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

China reports new bird flu virus case

A human case of H7N9 was reported in east China`s Zhejiang province Sunday, authorities said in a statement.

Jan 06, 2014, 04:24 AM IST

Chinese baby rescued from sewage pipe goes home

A Chinese baby, who was rescued from a sewer pipe, was released from a hospital to his maternal grandparents late Wednesday.

May 31, 2013, 10:05 AM IST

Child`s death causes furore over China`s one-child policy

A 13-month-old boy has been fatally run over by a minibus when a tussle broke out between his parents and officials enforcing China`s one-child policy.

Feb 06, 2013, 16:50 PM IST

Chinese officials bow to protests against factory

The protest, which comes at a sensitive time in China`s political calendar, had swelled over the weekend and led to clashes between citizens and police.

Oct 28, 2012, 20:02 PM IST