China and Pakistan working to free abducted Chinese

Beijing, May 25 Authorities from China and Pakistan are working together to rescue a Chinese couple abducted in southwest Pakistan, a Chinese government spokesman said today.Chinese foreign ministry...

May 25, 2017 4:53 PM | Newsscroll

Beijing bans shared bikes in military areas

By K J M VarmaBeijing, May 25 China's capital Beijing today banned shared bikes from military areas apparently for security reasons and to reduce growing traffic congestion on the city's roads...

May 25, 2017 2:24 PM | Newsscroll

Two Chinese nationals abducted in Pakistan

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, May 24 Two Chinese nationals, including a woman, were abducted today by gunmen in the restive Balochistan province, an incident that...

May 24, 2017 8:39 PM | Newsscroll

Moody's downgrading based on inappropriate methodology: China

By K J M VarmaBeijing, May 24 China's Finance Ministry today dismissed a credit downgrade by Moody's, saying it is based on "inappropriate methodology" and argued that the rating firm has...

May 24, 2017 8:34 PM | Newsscroll

Two held in China for flying drones over sensitive area

Beijing, May 24 Two men were arrested today in China for flying a drone without permission and taking pictures of a confidential target using it.Police said the men worked for a small film company....

May 24, 2017 8:10 PM | Newsscroll

China signs declaration with Arab countries to use its GPS

By K J M VarmaBeijing, May 24 China and Arab countries today signed a declaration on using Chinese navigation system BDS, a rival to US' Global Positioning System (GPS).China's BeiDou Navigation...

May 24, 2017 6:38 PM | Newsscroll

China shuts only undersea coal mine amid production rebound

Beijing, May 24 China is shutting down its only undersea coal mine, state-run newspapers reported today, as the government struggles to rein in rising production that threatens to frustrate a...

May 24, 2017 1:23 PM | Newsscroll

6 killed in coal mine flooding in China

(EDS: Repeating after recasting intro)Beijing, May 24 Six miners were killed in a flash flood at a coal mine in northern China, officials said today.They said five miners were rescued from the...

May 24, 2017 9:37 AM | Newsscroll

First CT scan equipped ambulance launched in China

By K J M VarmaBeijing, May 24 China's has launched its first stroke ambulance, equipped with a CT scan to screen victims of traffic accidents and stroke patients on the spot in the country's central...

May 24, 2017 7:30 AM | Newsscroll

32 kindergarten children injured in accident in China

Beijing, May 24 Thirty-two kindergarten children have been injured when a minibus they were travelling fell into a roadside ditch in south China, official media reported today.The accident took...

May 24, 2017 7:09 AM | Newsscroll