Six missing after landslide hits village in southeastern China

April 24th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by BNO News
LONGDEYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A landslide triggered by days of heavy rain hit a remote village in southeastern China on late Tuesday afternoon, leaving at least six people missing, state-run media ... Read more...

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Blast in garage kills nine in China

April 16th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Fuzhou, April 15 (IANS) An explosion that toppled a residential building and killed nine in east China's Fujian Province Sunday morning was caused by explosives illegally stored in a garage, ... Read more...

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Rescue effort on at China high-speed train crash (Second Lead)

July 24th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 24 (IANS) Rescuers feverishly cut through mangled remains after a high-speed train smashed into another train late Saturday in eastern China's Zhejiang province, killing 35 people, including two ... Read more...

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Blood donation in China goes down due to cold

January 14th, 2011 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) Cold weather in China has discouraged people to donate blood, as blood supplies have gone down rapidly in many provinces, officials said."Few are willing to donate blood in ... Read more...

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Chinese woman files police report against ’sex-hungry’ hubby

October 30th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 30 (ANI): A 42-year-old Chinese woman has filed a police report against her 52-year-old Singaporean husband for clicking photographs and making illicit videos of them having sex.Lin, from Fuzhou, ... Read more...

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Typhoon Morakot weakens, leaves trail of destruction in China

August 10th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Fuzhou, Aug 10 (Xinhua) Typhoon Morakot, which hit east China Sunday, weakened to become a tropical storm early Monday, leaving behind a trail of destruction, authorities said. The Zhejiang Meteorological Station announced Monday ... Read more...

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Taiwan launches first cruise service with China

June 28th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, June 28 (DPA) A Taiwan company launched a cruise service with China Sunday, making it the first such cross-strait service in 60 years. With a band playing and dragon dance performing on ... Read more...

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China says ready for launching post service with Taiwan

December 14th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.14 (ANI): A Chinese mainland official has been quoted by the official Xinhua news agency as saying that China is ready to launch a direct postal service across the Taiwan ... Read more...

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