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China braces for typhoon Kai-Tak


August 17th, 2012 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 17 (IANS) China has ordered the fishing vessels to return to harbour and suspended rail services in coastal regions that are in the path of typhoon Kai-Tak.The storm ... Read more...

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China to monitor radiation in water around n-plants


January 18th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 18 (IANS) China's health authorities have been told to check for radiation in drinking water around the country's nuclear power plants.The monitoring will cover areas within 30 ... Read more...

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470,000 evacuated as typhoon Nesat lashes China


October 1st, 2011 - 3:18 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 470,000 people have been evacuated as typhoon Nesat wrecked havoc in southern China's Hainan and Guangxi provinces, Xinhua reported.On Friday, the storm hit the ... Read more...

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Chinese experts propose India-China-Africa trilateral


September 18th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Haikou (China), Sep 18 (IANS) Amid attempts by the West to project India and China as rivals in Africa, Chinese scholars have proposed trilateral cooperation between New Delhi, Beijing and ... Read more...

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Two Chinese kids die in locked school bus


September 14th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 14 (IANS) Two four-year-old kindergarten girls in a Chinese city were found dead in their school bus where they had accidentally remained locked up for eight hours.The incident ... Read more...

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190,000 evacuated as storm hits China


July 30th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 30 (IANS) Nearly 190,000 people had been evacuated till Saturday morning from China's southern island province of Hainan after a tropical storm hit the area, the authorities said. ... Read more...

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10 killed in China accidents


May 7th, 2011 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 7 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 40 injured when a bus overturned in a highway in northwest China, while four people died in a ... Read more...

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150,000 evacuated in China due to typhoon threat


October 21st, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 21 (IANS) More than 150,000 people were evacuated from coastal areas in the path of typhoon "Megi" which is expected to hit China Saturday, officials said Thursday.According to Fujian Provincial ... Read more...

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Guangzhou Asian Games’ opening ceremony will surprise the world: Chief director


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou (China), Mar 23(ANI): The Guangzhou Asian Games' Chief Director, Chen Weiya, has said that the opening ceremony of the event, starting in November, will surprise the world."You cannot imagine what it ... Read more...

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Urban-rural income gap widest since China began reforms


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) China last year recorded its widest rural-urban income gap since the nation launched its reform policy in 1978 and an expert warned that the gap would "continue to ... Read more...

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China begins to build space centre


September 14th, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Wenchang (China), Sep 14 (Xinhua) China Monday began construction of its new space launch centre in Wenchang city, on the northeast coast of the tropical island province of Hainan. It is scheduled ... Read more...

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Orchids entice hornets with their prey’s scent


August 7th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Scientists have found that a species of orchid attracts pollen-carrying hornets by wearing the scent of their prey.Dendrobium sinense grows on the Chinese island of Hainan, where ... Read more...

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A/H1N1 flu cases exceed 1,000 count in China


July 5th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 5 (ANI): The Chinese mainland confirmed 42 new cases of A/H1N1 influenza till Saturday, bringing the total to 1002.Southern Guangdong Province reported 15 new cases; Beijing confirmed 13 and ... Read more...

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China issues alert for tropical storm Higos


October 3rd, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 3 (Xinhua) China issued the second highest alert Friday for tropical storm Higos expected to bring gales and heavy rain to southern coastal areas Friday and Saturday. Higos, the ... Read more...

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Intestinal infection toll mounts to 34 in China


May 9th, 2008 - 6:18 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Hefei (China), May 9 (Xinhua) The toll in hand-foot-mouth disease (HFMD) in China rose to 34 Friday with two more deaths reported from the eastern province of Anhui as nearly 25,000 people, ... Read more...

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Chinese President Hu Jintao meets Taiwan’s vice president-elect


April 12th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) DPA Beijing, April 12 (DPA) Chinese President Hu Jintao and Taiwan's vice president-elect Vincent Siew Saturday held landmark talks that were expected to set the tone for future Taipei-Beijing ties. The meeting was ... Read more...

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US hails meeting between Chinese president and Taiwan leader


April 12th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, April 12 (Xinhua) The US has welcomed an upcoming meeting between Chinese President Hu Jintao and Taiwanese leader Vincent Siew, saying that it was "the best way forward" to improve cross-strait ... Read more...

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Musharraf to visit China next week


April 3rd, 2008 - 11:57 pm ICT by admin
DPA Islamabad, April 3 (DPA) Pakistan's President Pervez Musharraf will make a six-day visit of China next week, the foreign ministry here said Thursday. "The visit is part of regular high-level interaction between ... Read more...

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China to build new carrier rocket series, launch centre


November 14th, 2007 - 8:09 am ICT by admin
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