8 dead in north China road accidents
Sun, 01 May 2011 02:37:53 GMT
At least eight people have been killed and 33 others injured in two separate road accidents in China's northeastern province of Hebei.

China population rapidly aging: Census
Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:40:55 GMT
China's population has hit 1.37 billion as the world's most populous country faces a sharp increase in the number of those over the age of 60, according to China's census.

Building fire kills 17 in China
Mon, 25 Apr 2011 01:32:59 GMT
At least 17 people have been killed and 24 others injured in a building fire in a southern Beijing suburb, local police have announced.

China hailstorms kill 17, wound 150
Mon, 18 Apr 2011 11:41:44 GMT
At least 17 people have lost their lives and more than 150 others have been injured after severe storms swept through the southern Chinese province of Guangdong.

Nine killed in China plant blast
Thu, 14 Apr 2011 15:58:57 GMT
At least nine people have been killed after an explosion followed by a huge fire wrecked a chemical plant in China's northeastern province of Heilongjiang.

China raps US meddling
Sun, 10 Apr 2011 08:26:32 GMT
China has called on the United States to stop interfering in the internal affairs of other countries under the pretext of human rights issues.

China jails fibber over radiation scare
Thu, 24 Mar 2011 09:29:31 GMT
Chinese police have jailed a man for spreading rumors that a blast at a quake-damaged Japanese nuclear plant had contaminated Chinese waters.

Beijing says no uprising in China
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 14:12:10 GMT
Following reports of protests in China, Prime Minister Wen Jiabao has denied any similarities between the country and the crisis-hit states in the Middle East and North Africa.

Bus plunge leaves 18 dead in China
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 05:09:54 GMT
At least 18 people have been killed and 23 others injured after a bus veered off the road and plunged into a ravine in China's western province of Xinjiang.

19 miners killed in China gas blast
Sat, 12 Mar 2011 04:58:38 GMT
At least 19 Chinese miners have lost their lives in a gas explosion at a coal mine in China's southwestern province of Guizhou.

Quake in SW China kills 24
Thu, 10 Mar 2011 14:34:54 GMT
At least 24 people have been killed and 207 others injured after an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck Yingjiang County in China's southwestern province of Yunnan.

China's Wen says inflation harms people
Sat, 05 Mar 2011 07:40:33 GMT
Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao says a recent rise in prices that has occurred 'fairly quickly' concerns the well-being of the people and social stability of China.

China to boost military spending
Fri, 04 Mar 2011 09:18:56 GMT
China has been seeking to increase its defense budget in 2011 by 12.7 percent, bringing the country's military spending to around 92 billion dollars.

China cracks down on peaceful protests
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 18:28:51 GMT
China has arrested foreign journalists attempting to report on peaceful protests, which were being held for the second consecutive Sunday.

China evacuates 4,600 from Libya
Thu, 24 Feb 2011 15:33:49 GMT
China's Foreign Ministry says thousands of Chinese nationals have been evacuated from Libya as pro-democracy protests continue in the North African country.

Law to force Chinese to care for parents
Sat, 19 Feb 2011 18:29:15 GMT
China considers new legislation to make it compulsory for people to visit elderly family members, who will be able to sue relatives if they feel abandoned.

China slams meddling in Egypt affairs
Thu, 10 Feb 2011 15:34:36 GMT
China has strongly opposed “foreign interference” in Egypt's internal affairs, saying Egyptians should decide about their fate themselves.

Accident kills 12 in southeast China
Sun, 06 Feb 2011 02:42:31 GMT
At least 12 people were killed when a minibus veered off the road and plunged into a reservoir in China's southeastern province of Fujian.

Half of China on move ahead of New Year
Wed, 02 Feb 2011 17:38:19 GMT
An estimated 700 million Chinese will make an estimated 2.85 billion trips by rail, road, air and water for the weeklong Chinese New Year holiday.

'US warns China about North Korea'
Fri, 21 Jan 2011 06:25:41 GMT
A report says US President Barack Obama warned his Chinese counterpart that Washington would redeploy forces in Asia if China did not rein in North Korea.

China president to begin US visit
Tue, 18 Jan 2011 07:36:42 GMT
Chinese President Hu Jintao is set to begin a four-day visit to the United States at a time of strained relations between the two economic powers.

China: No plans to send troops to North
Mon, 17 Jan 2011 06:31:55 GMT
China has denied reports that it plans to deploy troops in North Korea, saying Beijing will not send “a single soldier” to any country without the consent of the United Nations.

China resists US call over currency
Sun, 16 Jan 2011 23:18:05 GMT
Chinese President Hu Jintao has rejected the United States' call for strengthening its currency, calling for more talks between the two sides.

Hotel fire kills 10 in central China
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 18:58:21 GMT
At least 10 people have been killed and four others injured following a huge hotel fire in China's central province of Hunan.

China economic growth worries US
Wed, 12 Jan 2011 04:16:26 GMT
The United States has expressed concern over China's economic policies and called on the Chinese government to distance itself from an export-based economic growth.

Migrants in China at high HIV risk
Tue, 11 Jan 2011 19:08:40 GMT
With an expected rapid increase in the number of affected cases in recent years, officials say at least 740,000 individuals are currently living with HIV/AIDS in mainland China.

China allays US fears over stealth jet
Tue, 11 Jan 2011 16:46:26 GMT
China has told the visiting US defense secretary that a maiden test-flight of its first home-built prototype stealth fighter was not a show of muscle against Washington.

US seeks military ties with China
Mon, 10 Jan 2011 18:28:20 GMT
The United States has sought to resume military exchanges with China amid rising tensions between the two countries over a range of issues.

Discount shopping on rise in China
Mon, 10 Jan 2011 18:22:59 GMT
Consumer behavior is changing in China as young people have taken to using coupons and discount shopping in the world's second-largest economy.

US, China to hold military negotiations
Mon, 10 Jan 2011 00:04:45 GMT
US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has arrived in China for a three-day visit, as the military relations between the two countries have been strained.

China punishes 146,517 officials in '10
Sat, 08 Jan 2011 09:16:08 GMT
A total of 146,517 officials were punished for breaches of discipline in China in 2010 from among nearly 1.43 million complaints filed with the country's corruption watchdog.

Moderate quake shakes NE China
Sat, 08 Jan 2011 02:27:08 GMT
A moderate earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 on the Richter scale has shaken northeast China's Jilin province.

China anti-smoking bids failed: Report
Fri, 07 Jan 2011 06:47:43 GMT
China has not been successful in fulfilling tobacco control policies and must take stricter measures to avoid a national health disaster, experts say.

China tests new Stealth jet fighter
Tue, 11 Jan 2011 10:01:57 GMT
China has reportedly tested a new Stealth jet known as J-20 that very much resembles the American Stealth version of the aircraft.

Shootout kills 3 officers in China
Wed, 05 Jan 2011 04:55:07 GMT
A rare shooting spree in Ti'an city in eastern China has left at least three police officers dead and six others wounded, Chinese media report.

China develops new nuclear technology
Mon, 03 Jan 2011 19:45:34 GMT
Chinese scientists have developed a new technology that can solve the country's uranium supply problem by boosting the usage rate of uranium materials.

Ship sinks off China, 15 missing
Sun, 02 Jan 2011 01:39:36 GMT
Fifteen sailors have gone missing after a North Korean-registered cargo ship sank in strong gales in the Yellow Sea off China.

China to continue rare mineral exports
Thu, 30 Dec 2010 11:06:15 GMT
The Chinese government said that it will continue to export rare earth minerals amid fresh international concerns over export quota rates for the scarce substance.

China cuts export quota on rare earth
Thu, 30 Dec 2010 06:57:23 GMT
China has announced sharp cuts in export quotas for rare earth minerals in the first half of the coming year, raising concerns about its trade ties with major partners.

China warns of long-term EU econ woes
Fri, 24 Dec 2010 11:46:22 GMT
China's commerce minister has warned that European measures to fix the sovereign debt crisis may turn "an acute disease" into "a chronic one.”

9 die in China firecracker explosion
Sun, 19 Dec 2010 07:48:19 GMT
At least nine people have been killed and nine others suffered burns following an explosion in China's central province of Hunan.

'China constructing first aircraft carrier'
Fri, 17 Dec 2010 19:20:25 GMT
China is reportedly building game-changing aircraft carriers that can pave the way for ending the dominance of the United States at sea, reports say.

US, China officials hold security talks
Sat, 11 Dec 2010 08:31:54 GMT
US and Chinese military officials have held security talks amid major differences over a wide range of issues, including North Korea's recent attack on a South Korean island.

China slams Nobel Peace Committee
Fri, 10 Dec 2010 16:41:50 GMT
Beijing has taken a swipe at the Nobel Peace Prize Committee after an imprisoned Chinese dissident was named the winner of this year's award.

China reacts to US claims on Koreas row
Thu, 09 Dec 2010 23:24:49 GMT
China has reacted critically to recent comments by US officials accusing Beijing of “enabling Pyongyang to carry out reckless behavior.”

Coal mine blast kills 26 in China
Tue, 07 Dec 2010 23:25:05 GMT
A gas explosion in a coal mine in Henan province in central China has killed 26 people, dealing another blow to the country's mining industry.

'China to become world's 1st innovator'
Mon, 06 Dec 2010 18:37:54 GMT
A recent survey shows that Chinese people have a strong sense of optimism and that the country will overtake the US and Japan in innovations by the year 2020.

US cable: China ordered Google hacking
Sun, 05 Dec 2010 10:49:05 GMT
A recently leaked US cable suggests that senior Chinese figures were behind the hacking of Google earlier this year which led the search engine to quit the country.

Internet cafe blast kills 6 in China
Sun, 05 Dec 2010 05:51:07 GMT
At least six people have been killed and 37 others have been injured in an explosion which ripped through an internet cafe in China.

China concerned about trilateral talks
Fri, 03 Dec 2010 06:20:40 GMT
China has expressed concern over the intensification of tension in the Korean Peninsula, as the US, Japan and South Korea plan to hold a meeting in Washington early next week.

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