Chinese Muslims celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr

August 18th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) Thousands of Muslims in northwest China's Qinghai province flocked to mosques Saturday to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr and the end of a month of fasting during the holy ... Read more...

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In China, volunteer lawyers helping the poor

July 15th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 15 (IANS)In a drive worth emulating by lawyers in other parts of the world, volunteer lawyers and law students have come forward in China to offer assistance to ... Read more...

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China braces for heavy rains

May 20th, 2012 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 20 (IANS) Heavy rains will lash the western and southern regions of China over the next two days, the meteorological authority said Sunday.Heavy rains, hail and high ... Read more...

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17 dead in China floods

July 23rd, 2011 - 5:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 23 (IANS) Floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains in China's 11 provinces have left at least 17 people dead, including four children, officials said.The ministry of ... Read more...

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Chinese farmers prosper using internet

December 29th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 29 (IANS) Farmers in China's remote villages are prospering with trading agricultural products through the world wide web using internet connectivity provided at various information centres in rural parts of ... Read more...

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UAE, China discuss trade ties

August 15th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 15 (IANS/WAM) Officials of the UAE and China met here Sunday to discuss ways to boost their investment and trade cooperation. Deng Kuang, deputy director-general of Ningxia's commerce department, led ... Read more...

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Sandstorm sweeps across northwest China, three killed (Lead)

April 26th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) A huge sandstorm sweeping across northwest China for the past two days has left three people dead and destroyed property worth 550 million yuan ($80 million), officials said ... Read more...

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China recalls over 170 tons of contaminated milk powder in latest crackdown

February 8th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Feb.8 (ANI): Chinese health monitoring authorities have recalled over 170 tons of milk powder during a ten -day nationwide crackdown on melamine-tainted dairy products.According to the China Daily, two dairy companies ... Read more...

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Ming Dynasty Great Wall in China more than 2,551.8 kms longer than earlier thought

April 20th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 20 (ANI): A two-year investigation has revealed that the length of the Great Wall of the Ming Dynasty era in China, is estimated to be more than 2,551.8 ... Read more...

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