Saturday April 19, 2014
Automaker Fiat-Chrysler said on Saturday that it would begin producing the iconic American brand Jeep in China from 2015 to meet demand in the world's largest car market.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 17, 2014
More than 260 unwanted children, most of them babies, have been abandoned in a Chinese "safe haven" in just over six weeks -- more than five a day -- since it opened in late January, authorities said.
World | Agence France Presse | Monday February 17, 2014
China will provide safe havens for parents to abandon unwanted children across most of the country, despite debate on whether they could see more babies dumped, state media reported.
World | Associated Press | Saturday February 15, 2014
The major city of Guangzhou in southern China closed its live poultry markets on Saturday for two weeks to halt the spread of the H7N9 strain of bird flu.
Thursday January 16, 2014
Reeling under heavy losses and facing a funding crunch, budget carrier SpiceJet on Thursday said it will discontinue flights on three domestic and a couple of international destinations from the upcoming summer schedule as part of its network rejig e...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 30, 2013
Their banners have urged an end to China's "dictatorship", scorned the regime as "rogue" and dared leaders to disclose their assets as a step against graft -- all dangerous calls under Communist Party rule.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 19, 2013
World number 15 Saurav Ghosal won an individual bronze as well as the men's team bronze in the 2010 Asian Games held at Guangzhou, China, where the women's squad, too, finished in third place.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
Goals by France winger Franck Ribery, Croatia's Mario Mandzukic and Germany star Mario Goetze saw the German giants through to Saturday's final in Marrakech, Morocco.
World | Dan Levin, The New York Times | Thursday November 28, 2013
With glut of lonely men, China finds outlet for unrequited lust
World | Reuters | Friday November 22, 2013
Striking workers at a Nokia factory in southern China on Friday threatened to extend industrial action after the company terminated the contracts of 59 employees for failing to return to work.
Friday November 22, 2013
German auto giants Volkswagen AG, BMW and Daimler see China's future as being electric - encouraged by generous government subsidies - but that bet puts them at odds with some of their Asian rivals.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 6, 2013
China today evacuated 3.28 lakh people from its southeastern coastal region and sounded a red alert for approaching Typhoon Fitow, the 23rd storm to hit the country this year.
World | Reuters | Monday September 16, 2013
China opened the world's highest civilian airport today, in a restive and remote Tibetan region of southwestern Sichuan province, which will cut journey times from the provincial capital from two days to a little more than one hour.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 10, 2013
The world's highest civilian airport will begin operations in a Tibetan prefecture in China's Sichuan province from September 16, officials said today.
World | Reuters | Thursday September 5, 2013
More than 400 million Chinese are unable to speak the national language Mandarin, and large numbers in the rest of the country speak it badly, state media said on Thursday as the government launched another push for linguistic unity.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
Indians across the globe today celebrated the country's 67th Independence Day by unfurling the national flag and organising cultural events to mark the occasion.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 15, 2013
The World No.1 had retired from the World Championships men's singles final Sunday with cramps against Chinese legend Lin Dan in Guangzhou and is not expected to be in top physical. He has a heavily strapped ankle.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 13, 2013
Sindhu was recommended for the Arjuna Award on Tuesday following her bronze medal feat at the World Championship in Guangzhou, China.
India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 13, 2013
Badminton takes a leap into the unknown tomorrow, when a new franchise-based team event with innovative rules aimed at drawing bigger crowds opens in India.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 8, 2013
Saina, who advanced to the women's singles quarterfinal at the World Championships in Guangzhou, was overtaken by Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon. Saina's city mate P.V. Sindhu retained her No.12 position.