Thursday, January 20, 2011
More than 30 people were injured when an explosion ripped through an oil refinery in northeastern China on Wednesday, state media said.
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Thirty-five percent of the Bohai Sea off China's east coast was covered by ice as a new cold wave hit East and South China.
An apartment fire in central China has left at least nine people dead.
Saturday, January 15, 2011
A Chinese farmer has been sentenced to life in prison for avoiding highway tolls adding up to more than 3.5 million yuan (US$530,000).
A Chinese state news agency says that eight people were killed and one hurt after a hardware shop caught on fire.
Friday, January 14, 2011
Extreme weather last year, including high temperatures, drought and heavy rains, caused the worst damage in China in a decade, a senior meteorological official said on Wednesday.
At least nine people were killed and two others injured in a blast at an illegal firecracker workshop in northwest China, state media said Thursday, citing local officials.
Thursday, January 13, 2011
A man is recovering in hospital after undergoing transplant surgery on eight abdominal organs, rednet.cn reported on Tuesday.
Sixteen people were killed and 23 others injured when a coach crashed on an expressway in central China, state media said Wednesday, in the latest fatal crash on the country's dangerous roads.
Thursday, December 2, 2010
A stampede in a China primary school that left 41 children hospitalized was triggered when a young girl stopped to tie her shoe as students rushed out to a playground, state media said Wednesday.